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Hare and Tortoise

#3,721 of 18,211 Restaurants in London}
€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
296-298 Upper Richmond Road, London SW15 6TH, England
+44 20 8394 7666
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (57 reviews)
“noodles” (21 reviews)
“laksa” (12 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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296-298 Upper Richmond Road, London SW15 6TH, England
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

It's not much to look at from the outside as one peers through a long glass front into a rather functional concrete space given some colour by the odd piece of abstract art on the wall. On a Saturday lunchtime it was packed, not just...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Very good Food. It's our 'Chinese' substitute in Putney as our favourite closed. However here at the Hare & Tortoise you can get a fab selection of Suchi & Noodles, sweet & sour etc. Highly recommend for Couples or larger parties (but remember to book)...More

Thank jesamy1326
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I love the Hare and Tortoise chain. Their food is consistently very good and they are deservedly always busy. That is why I was so shocked to see them reverting to presenting the card payment machine and programming it to ask if you would like...More

1  Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food. Very warm atmosphere and good service. The roast duck and rice and the pad Thai are very nice.

1  Thank John_Wick56
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Extensive menu. All dishes perfectly prepared. Friendly staff, reasonable prices. What more could you ask for? Good toilets downstairs. We'll be back.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I live in Putney and this is one of my favourites. The staff is amazing and friendly. The food is spectacular and well priced. I often go for Chicken Katsu Curry and I'm never disappointed. Fresh watermelon juice is delicious too. Highly recommend!

Thank Carolos F
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great Food & service. Although it looks like a Japanese Restaurant we use it as our 'Local' CHINESE as there isn't a decent one in Putney but this is Ab Fab. Try the CHINESE Greens to start, it's actually PAK CHOY with the most amazing...More

Thank jesamy1326
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I came here to have a quick lunch. Been here a few times before. I accidentally spilled my miso soup right after they served it. I asked if they can bring me a fresh one. Instead of replacing it they wanted to charge me for...More

1  Thank FaithinSeattle
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I have been here multiple times with friends mainly. The food has always been to a high standard and delicious, however often the staff has lacked in terms of attentiveness and response. This was up until a couple of weeks ago, when we were graced...More

2  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Enjoyed the ramen thoroughly and so did my friend his laksa. For the price we ate the food was great. Will go back for sure.

Thank Tomsinuk
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27 August 2016|
Response from K A | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I have no idea, sorry! Ring them to find out, they're usually very helpful on the phone.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 296-298 Upper Richmond Road, London SW15 6TH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8394 7666
  • E-mail
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