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
100 Middlesex StreetWhitechapelLondonE1 7EZ
- Public transport:
- Aldgate, Underground
Overpriced restaurant with appauling service from staff who seem overworked. I ordered a large beef bulgogi meal, which was overpriced and very sparse on meat content. When I told the staff about this, they said that since 10 minutes had passed since I placed my order and that they could not take my meal back. When I escalated my case to the manager, she advised that there was nothing that...more
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
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
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
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