The largest of Rainer Becker’s Roka restaurants in London, this venue in Aldwych focuses on Robatayaki dishes.
Sample the likes of Wagyu beef tartar, langoustine and cod cheek skewers or some of Roka’s signature dishes, sushi and sashimi.
There is a relaxed ambience in this slick eatery, which has at its heart a Robata grill.
|Typical meal price:||From £41.00 (USD52.50) per diner|
£41 and over
Venue Details & Map
71 AldwychCity of WestminsterLondonWC2B 4HN
Oh, how I hate getting my heart trampled on by sushi-spectations.
Roka was gonna be the close-to-my-flat, must-get-my-parents-to-love-me sushi spot but it was so underwhelming, I may have even shed a little tear at the end. With the exception of the yogurt cake, which was something out of this world, the sushi was served in TINY portions, and I mean insultingly small, and it was just average....more
Food was ok, tasted good but nothing was standout. Service was poor. We ordered the pre theatre menu for 3 courses and a glass of bubbles for £41 each. You would have thought that they would have wanted to increase our bill through the drinks but we didn't get asked all the way through our meal whether we wanted a drink, or get asked if we wanted to order anything else or if everything was ok....more
It was a spontaneous decision on our last night in London to go to Roka. Originally heading to Convent Garden we got too hungry and thought we would give them a go.
Best decision we've made! We came quite late on a Sunday night and they were about to close the kitchen. We felt like we might have been a bother but they treated us with the same respect they would any other customer. The food...more
I was Surprised to see Roka only had 4*s, for me it's one of the best restaurants in London!
Admittedly the Charlotte street venue is better, but this place still deserves 5*s.
The Menu is perfect, a great mix of everything from sushi to steak, and amazing cocktails to stunning desserts! You could spend a small fortune trying everything as it's all that good! Some of my personal favourites...more
Fabulous meal and experience. This Roka is much nicer and feels more upscale than the Charlotte Street one. The whole experience and quality of the decor was stunning.
I tried the seasonal tasting menu, which was £55. A pretty good deal I think! The food was very spectacular overall, especially their sushi, which was better than I expected. The only thing stopping them from getting 5 stars...more