The first Wagamama noodle bar opened in 1992, near the British Museum in Central London, and was immediately a success. With several noodle bars in London and now nationwide, Wagamama offers a fast efficient service in a clean and modern environment.
Venue Details & Map
Horner SquareShadwellLondonE1 6AA
- +44 (0)20 7539 3580
- Public transport:
- London Liverpool Street, Underground
I had to write a review of this particular branch of Wagamama to give a shout out to the wonderful manager, Amos.
My sister and I stopped in to soak up some Friday night cocktails with rice and noodles. We started with some garlic and chilli edamame. My sister managed to find the one extremely hot piece of chilli in the dish, and had a quite spectacular reaction to it - the side of her mouth...more
I like the attempt, but it is not good at all. I get the concept of healthy Japanese food in London, but you have to make it somewhat decent.. And it is not by a long long shot. I tried a couple of items which I quickly regretted on trying because it is the worst Japanese food I have ever tried.. Seriously no joke. And I love Japanese food.
I tried the:
duck gyoza - five deep-fried...more
I am a huge fan of Wagamama. It's clean, fresh and light food that's filling without making you need to lie down and digest.
The restaurants are all bench-orientated and the Spitalfields one is no exception. The service is quick and relatively efficient (staff dependent, obviously).
Personally, I tend to visit Waga's before or after a night out. It's ideal for drinking on top of (not too...more
The chicken kare lomen is great, tuck a napkin in your shirt, wooden spoons and chopsticks with this curry noodle soup will turn your shirt into a Jackson Pollock.
The cha han stir fried rice is carbotastically filling.
Eat the white chocolate ginger cheesecake at least once before you die.more
really? I'm not sure what all the hype is about. or rather, how they are always so busy. wagamama serves overpriced dishes that are underwhelming with service that feels artificial and impersonal.
I've eaten here a few times, and I've always felt let down. the descriptions of the dishes are exciting, but the execution just fails. always a let down.more