The Japanese Canteen

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The Japanese Canteen serve a variety of dishes including sushi, noodles and rice to eat in or take away.

Venue Details & Map

The Japanese Canteen

Address
100 Middlesex Street
Whitechapel
London
E1 7EZ
Public transport:
Aldgate, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews

Yelp

3 out of 5 based on 12 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Japanese Canteen

4.0 out of 5 15 March 2015
by Kristine T.

Japanese food doesn't really get the credit it deserves, except for sushi that is. I however absolutely love a good chicken katsu curry and I never miss a chance to have one when I can. That's why I really like visiting the Japanese Canteen. The decor is simple, as you would expect in a canteen, but the food is great! I have tried a few of their dishes so far and, while they are all quite...more

3.0 out of 5 9 March 2015
by Wayne H.

See? Wagamama does suck.

Grabbing a quick Japanese bite needn't be a bland (Wagamama) nor sterile (Itsu) experience.

In JC there's a whole wall of katsu, noodles and rice to chose from. That the menu leans Korean does keep things interesting.more

3.0 out of 5 5 December 2014
by J Y.

Service is good, food is served very quickly. However I don't really like the flavor, not reaching the average of Korean food I'm used to. Ok for a quick bite but not sth I would like to spend time enjoying.more

3.0 out of 5 14 August 2014
by Mike L.

Went here for a quick dinner. I got the Korean Fried Chicken. The meal itself came out pretty timely and was decent.

It was pretty spicy (which I appreciate) but the flavor didn't seem to really fit the food. Overall a mediocre meal for a decent price (around £6).more

3.0 out of 5 31 January 2012
by Jason E.

I had the £5.95 Chicken Katsu curry, I was hungry, it was edible, there's not an awful lot more to say about the food. Japanika do indeed do it better.

The decor was very swish in a modern but slightly warmer than Wagamama way.

This is not a venue, but if you are hungry on Middlesex Street it will do.more

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