412-416 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London, EC1V 4NJ
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I like my Asian food...made and loved by Asian people. It's true. Authentic doesn't come pre-packaged and with pretty menus and interiors, mostly. Not a hard and fast rule...but, surely if mom's old recipe gets passed down from generation to generation to restaurant family, ish is gonna be good. Right? Right.
A pal and I stopped in to Banana Tree one evening for dinner, and it was totally...more
If you actually want to take a few minutes away from the office for a quick lunch vs taking something away to eat back at your desk like at Pret or Tortilla, then this is a great option without denting your pocket book. The express lunch menu is a great deal and very filling, and it comes out fast. The menu definitely screams Asian fusion with a feel of Thai here and a bit of Indian there,...more
I love this place!!! Everything, and I literally mean everything, on the menu is fantastic! The service is always very friendly and if you go there more than ones or twice they remember you and say hallo and welcome you with your name! I like that.
You should not miss the money bags and the lime and honey chicken!
The only thing that didn't impress me as much is the desserts, but then again...more
Ooh, now I don't mind it here at all
Asian cuisine, canteen style.
Not too pricey, not too spicy (but they will turn up the heat if you ask nicely!)
If you are in the area and fancy Asian/Thai/Indonesian but just can't make up your mind, I'd give this menu a whirl!more
I feel bad for the wait staff who have to serve the overly-sauced and not very tasty food. I live nearby and walk past the restaurant daily, taking pity on the poor bastards who are eating here.
We tried it once... Never again. The food was uninspiring and over-sauced. The staff do a great job otherwise I would go no stars. They seem to drag-in a steady crowd of non-locals who don't know...more