Hare and Tortoise restaurants serve food from the far east through a growing network of outlets, serving sushi, dumplings, maki, lo mein, chow mein and rice dishes, all served in generous portions so you get great value for your money.
90 New Bridge Street, The City, London, EC4V 6JJ
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+44 (0)20 7651 0266
I found through Yelp. It's near Blackfriars with some great pubs nearby. The restaurant is downstairs so quite secretive at street level.
Inside it's buzzing with efficiency. Kind of like Waganama but so much better. Pan Asian favourites including sashimi, noodles, ramen, laksha and tempura.
Clean and modern. Post City crowd who know where this place is.
Service is prompt. Food arrives...more
I'm not sure why someone wrote that this place could be mistaken for a pub. It looks nothing like a pub. It looks like a standard Japanese restaurant. Had dinner there and it was totally fine, nothing special. The eel was good, everything else was just ok. Quick and nice service though.more
+ generous portion size
+ fairly priced
+ swift, courteous service
- easily mistaken for a pub from the outside!
- small surcharge for credit card payments under £10
I work fairly close by and have visited here for lunch a couple of times on workdays, when it tends to get quite busy. There is usally a queue during weekday lunch but if you are coming as a couple the wait is...more
Very decent sushi for lunch. Had hamachi, unagi, snow crab and ikura - all were fresh and nicely prepared, washed down with a refreshing and sushi-friendly Tsingdao beer. All of this cost £19. Not cheap by any means!
Service was friendly and swift. Americans beware - their mobile credit card readers do not accept US cards that do not contain the smart chip. Bring cash!more