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8 Caledonia StreetIslingtonLondonN1 9DZ
- +44 (0)20 7713 8777
- Public transport:
- London Kings Cross, National Railway
The food was ok at best but the worst part was the service. The waiters were rude to us. They literally kick us out of the restaurant at closing time. We did not even get to finish. We were not staying too late or anything like that. The food really was not that good. It did not taste good and seemed like it was left outside for a long time. I would not recommend this restaurant to...more
+ Great for large group
+ Take reservation
+ Large variety of food
- Mediocre quality
- Pricey drinks
I came to Kitchin N1 on a Saturday night as part of a large hen party (20+ girls!). The great thing is, Kitchin N1 takes reservation for large groups and there's plenty of space in the restaurant if you pre-book. The variety of food means there's something for almost...more
Srsly? An attempt at a low-price yet upmarket buffet place? Curry with your pizza?
Kitchin N1 looks relatively swanky from outside in its New Kings Cross digs with glass walls and pan-Asian decor but inside it's not much more than a dining hall with a hundred different dishes spending their 3rd hour under the heatlamps. The buffet format offers everything from below-par hummus to below-par...more
This is certainly a different eating experience, since buffets are totally not common in London. There's a huge variety of ethnic cuisines all in one place, which is cool, but it's all a bit weird to put together on one plate. The food isn't bad, but there's a natural decreased quality when food is made in bulk and to sit out.
The real difficulties I had were with the service/staff. For the...more
I went on their Sunday roast day, there were 3 large parties and about 3-4 other smaller tables. When we were shown to our table, we weren't asked what we'd like to have to drink, we were asked if we were okay with the price of £10.99 (which I clearly researched what the price was prior to arriving).
I tend to judge service on how long my water glass is empty, and I had to ask them to refill...more