Venue Details & Map
2-4 Old StreetThe CityLondonEC1V 9NR
- +44 (0)20 7250 3737
- Public transport:
- Old Street, Underground
Went to Life on a Friday lunchtime with some colleagues, I recommend booking as we'd tried to go there the week before but were turned away. I had the fried chicken for £11- and that included miso soup and a small dessert. If you go for some of the £13 options you also get a piece of Spanish omelette and some aubergine in wasabi mayo (some kind of weird Spanish/Japanese tapas fusion). The main...more
Usually empty when I go, and quiet. Has a very quirky and memorable atmosphere that I enjoy every time I sit down. The food seems to be some kind of Japanese-French fusion. I love the soft-shelled crab Spider Roll!more
I usually never go to the same restaurant more that twice since I love to discover new places. Anyway when I want to eat sushi there's only one place that comes to my mind every time: Life in Old Street. Good sushi for a good price. The staff is very friendly and the atmosphere is relaxed. I just didn't like the tempura that I had once, not enough crunchy but nothing to say about nigiri and...more
Sashimi is Not fresh at all!!
Worse experience n overprice , SAVE UR TIME N MONEY for other better restaurant.more
A confusing experience. The staff was Japanese, so I was hoping for some quality, authentic food.
They start you with a complimentary mayo-sauce-covered spinach dish - so weird and not appetizing.
We shared the sashimi platter and a shrimp tempura roll and the namesake Life roll. The sashimi was really bad quality and poorly cut. It tasted old and I was scared that I would get sick...more