Abokado serves sushi as well as more traditional sandwiches such as deli wraps and baguettes. They sell a wide range of vegetarian options.
62 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 6BP
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+44 (0)20 7490 4343
Ugh - my main problem is the rice. Sort it out! It's stodgy and sticky and over-refrigerated. It's not right.
The fish is fresh and the boxed lunch options will fill you up and aren't too expensive, but they're not great.
Don't come here expecting an authentic sushi experience. Just come expecting a cheap and healthy lunch. And if it's not perfect - suck it up!more
I agree with the author who says it's more Japanese inspired than sushi... and if it was sushi you'd be paying a lot more for the pleasure too. The broth soups are extremely tasty and the espresso is the best I've tried in Farringdon so far. The staff also get a thumbs up for their service. I think it is what it is and what it does it does well.more
Just had a miso soup from here which was a bit like drinking a knorr stock cube with some roughly chopped spring onions chucked in, and a handful of sand at the bottom of the cup. Marco would be livid!
And a chicken Teriyake with brown rice which was heavy on the brown rice and light on the chicken. The reassuring weight when I picked up the pretty American style box soon explained when I...more
I think I've figured out what's holding Abokado back: subpar rice.
Honestly... the folks behind the counter are super friendly. The fish on their sushi isn't so bad. Their boxed lunches are generally under £5 and are exceptionally filling, and even if you don't takeaway, the ambiance is open and pleasant.
Up next: definitely need to try out their hand rolls. They look durned tasty and the...more
A nice semi-healthy quick lunch option in Clerkenwell just up the road from the Farringdon tube. Do note that this is more of a wraps and sushi-inspired dishes place than a traditional Japanase sushi place. It tries to be a healthy inspired place and I do give them credit for listing calorie count and nutritional information on most of the food for sale.
Prices seem reasonable and the sushi...more