67 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0NE
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This place would have gotten 3 stars, however I found myself worshipping the porcelain god later that night... not exactly how I had planned the Valentine's night to go.
The food was quite tasty and the prices are good value. We had the curry dumplings for starter. I had the chicken laksa curry and my other half had the pad thai. They were both really tasty, however I think it was the mystery...more
Yay! They're so much nicer here than Rasa Sayang! Everyone is friendly and super helpful.
Food is legit too. Tried the chicken curry laksa, sambal okra, and my fave: young tofu! Yum!
The laksa is spicy but not crazy - thought it was a bit too oily to be perfect but it's definitely homemade and not from a set mix. Choose your own noodle too; and all for under £20 with tip (and definitely half...more
Indeed I am a fan of Kopi Tiam - although I think my other half is more so than I. We had a period where we would go every weekend. It's the type of place that's casual, cheap and has good food all rolled into one - what's not to like?
We usually start with the curry fish balls (could be spicier, but that's a personal thing) and the fried 'carrot cake' which is really turnip cake with bean...more
Not exactly impressive but, hey, there aren't any comparable options in this part of town.
The laksa noodle was fragrant thanks to the coconut milk but it could have used some more heat. The seafood was definitely previously frozen. In all it was very average and, disappointingly, very much in line with other East Asian noodle presentations in London.
At over GBP 8.00 a bowl the price...more
This place is a bit hard to find but well worth it if you're looking for someplace inexpensive with good food. I recommend the chili crab, curry Laksa, and noodle dishes, especially Hokkien Mee ........ all of which are hearty and flavourful. My friend swears the food is just as he remembers it from his travels to Kuala Lumpur. The wait staff are attentive and polite and I would give both the...more