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Banana Tree Canteen
412-416 St. John StreetLondonEC1V 4NJ
- +44 20 7278 7565
Top 5 reviews of Banana Tree Canteen
A group of 4 of us came here on a Friday night about 8 and easily got a table. The menu is big and covers a range of Asian cuisines so it was hard to choose! We had a selection of appitisers including vegetable spring rolls which were really good and the crispy pork which was the favourite of the table. For mains, I went for the rendang as it's one of my favourite dishes and wasn't... more
Very simple. Came in and was served raw shrimp. This isn't some minor complaint in an reviews. The shrimp was half pink and half blue. Anyone could see it was raw. If a place can't visually see they are serving Blue shrimp, 0 chance I will ever go again. more
My friend personally really liked the padthai here. Says it's the best one in London. Also liked it but can have too strong of a flavour. more
This is for a take out order.
BE WARNED: smallest portions you've ever had.
A restaurant made for mice.
Does NOT even give you rice with your curry.
Basically a tiny container half filled with some limp veggies. Would give one star, but feel bad. more
I've gone to Banana Tree a few times already due to its proximity to my work so feel like a review is overdue.
From some of these reviews, I'm surprised people are harping on its authenticity. To me, I immediately took it as an Asian fusion restaurant and I think Banana Tree achieves that. I've gotten the Legendary Rendang, the Roast Duck Curry, and the Bun Bo Meaty Salad Bowl. My favorite... more