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Tokyo Diner

#1,250 of 18,560 Restaurants in London
€€ - €€€Japanese, Sushi, Asian
2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
+44 20 7287 8777
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bento box” (40 reviews)
“katsu curry” (33 reviews)
“sushi” (76 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Now had a second visit here, which says something when the rest of China Town is so close. Specifically came for the sushi and both my daughter and I enjoyed the nigiri set, which was as good as expected. Service is very efficient with green...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing little place just next to Leicester square. A friend recommended it to me and I am so happy I took the advice! Traditional dishes and delightful sushi. I will spread the word!

Thank KeyF31
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

I hated it. Paid 18.5 pounds for a Katsu Bento. It was horrible. Everything was dry as if it had been sitting out for hours. Rice was inedible. I asked for just a few soup spoons of Katsu sauce (which they obviously have ready) so...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Tokyo Diner is one definitely of the hidden gems of Chinatown. A tiny cafe just off Little Newport Street with an unassuming exterior, it hides a wonderful and authentic dining experience. I arrived post-theatre at around 11pm, not expecting many places to still be open....More

Thank GuruLark
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Yes, you do get the implied combo of staple (rather than basic !) Japanese cuisine here. However it is only once you experience the superbly executed dishes that you realise that Tokyo Diner is much more than the sum of the parts. Top marks for...More

Thank European1nLondon
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

A great choice for speedy but polite service. Wide choice of food, including many vegetarian options. Four of us came here and would highly recommend it. Not expensive either.

Thank RobertMcA
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I had a commitment in London in the morning and I had built up quite an appetite. Having seen this place online I decided to give it a go. I was not disappointed in the slightest. First of all, what a beautiful place this is....More

Thank Max M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I really fancied some ramen-style food: I preferred a nice, small quiet place with reasonable price and nice customer service. While sometimes it is too much to ask, this time I was in luck. Ok, there was no ramen but had a wonderful udon noodle...More

Thank ildicho
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had a very nice time at Tokyo Diner. Great Japanese food that reminded us of our trip in Japan!!!

Thank Camille B
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Been visiting Tokyo Diner for nearly a decade and I have to say that the cooking quality hasn’t changed. Still the bet oyako don in town and my go-to place for this dish. Though katsu curry and katsu donburis are equally as good. Good value...More

Thank marlin6957
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13 June 2017|
Response from Patricia P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, as far as i know you cant make reservations, the place is small and casual then the turn around is fast, maybe what you can do is to go to the restaurant first and if its busy put your name down and... More
13 June 2017|
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Response from Marc0T81 | Reviewed this property |
Only for groups of 6 or more people
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 8777
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