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32 Charlotte StreetFitzroviaLondonW1T 2NQ
- +44 20 7637 1122
If you know what authentic Asian food tastes like, don't eat here. It will leave you sad, hungry, and disappointed. I ordered the tom yum noodle soup with prawns - it had two teenie tiny baby shrimps, not even a chopstick full of rice noodles and veggies. The broth was appropriately red-colored but not spicy as it should be (which I found strange), and it tasted of lemongrass but no cilantro....more
I had the chicken gyoza noodle soup.
The good: There were lots of vegetables, the food was hot, and the flavours were decent (as long as you don't come in expecting authentic Chinese food).
The bad: There were only about four gyoza dumplings, a minimal amount of noodles, and the soup stock tasted like a Knorr bouillon cube. It was only half as filling as I would have liked, so immediately...more
Good quality dim sum, so well worth the mission on a Sunday. Staff need more training on the service front, the waitresses seemed moody and unhappy to be there.
All in all though I would come back. Better or as good as your local 'Ping Pong' restaurant food.more
The crispy duck is by far a must-have. It's lean, not greasy or gamey, and of course, perfectly crispy without being chewy or tough. The side of chicken gyoza and pork buns were not anything special, but are nice accompaniments for family-style sharing. The service was very friendly, smiley, and accommodating. The restaurant itself is adorable--particularly because of the sakura blossom theme....more
I liked this place for the buzz it has. As soon as you walk in you know you're somewhere people want to come to, so immediately I begin over analysing the joint.
Friendly staff, slightly slow at taking our order but then we did not have a reservation and it would be fair to say they were run off their feet.
I ordered the Crispy Cod and I was not disappoint in the the slightest. In fact I let...more