Tag: japanese

Den-Udon, King’s Cross (CLOSED)

Den-Udon, King’s Cross (CLOSED)

Lovers of deeply rich, full-bodied ramen, have a fresher and lighter option in town, with self-proclaimed ‘udon evangelists’, Den in King’s Cross. Den resides in a converted Victorian pub, where minimal, light Japanese inspired styling with communal tables and benches are within.

Kanada-ya Ramen Bar

Kanada-ya Ramen Bar

Steamy Windows It’s 7pm on a Thurdsay and I’m queuing outside one of the latest Japanese ramen restaurants on the scene, Kanada-ya, with Nina from Have You Heard Of It. We peer through steamy windows to see mostly Asian diners – a good sign – packed into […]

Shoryu Ramen, Carnaby

Shoryu Ramen, Carnaby

Shoryu recently opened its fourth branch, just off Carnaby Street, within the food and retail complex of Kingly Court. If you don’t mind queuing, then what’s inside might just be worth the wait.

Cooking with Kikkoman Soy Sauce and Simon Hulstone

Cooking with Kikkoman Soy Sauce and Simon Hulstone

I cook the odd Asian inspired meal from time to time and when I do soy sauce is often a key ingredient. The type I mainly use are the light and dark soy sauce made by Pearl River Bridge – not sure why that particular […]

Restaurant Review: Buddha-Bar’s Bento

Restaurant Review: Buddha-Bar’s Bento

What I like most about Bento is that your meal is contained within a cute compartmentalised box, making it a fun and different way to eat. The name itself translates to ‘picnic’ and Buddha-Bar, in Knightsbridge; known for their Pan-Asian cuisine, has recently added a […]

Wagamama’s Fresh and Spicy Summer Menu

Wagamama’s Fresh and Spicy Summer Menu

By contributor Claire Zakiewicz – a healthy eating enthusiast and keen marathon runner. What I like about Wagamama is they make freshly made, healthy and tasty food at inexpensive prices and they offer free wifi. A great little stop for a person on the go. Wagamama has a […]