RestaurantsLondonShoreditchEC1

survey result

Summary

£40
    £
3
Good
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Top Korean street/junk food”, say fans of Linda Lee’s K-pop-styled pit stops, known for their funky fried chicken and other luridly flavoured bites. In the second half of 2021, she closed her Covent Garden branch, leaving just Shoreditch and St Pauls open, but north London and Nine Elms branches are coming soon apparently.

Summary

£36
    £
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A good stab at proper Korean food” – these “nicely buzzing”, K-pop styled pit-stops are “not subtle” but score points for their punchily flavoured bites (the fried chicken is the fave rave), served “cheaply and quickly”.

Summary

£36
    £
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A good stab at proper Korean food” – these “nicely buzzing”, K-pop styled pit-stops are “not subtle” but score points for their punchily flavoured bites (the fried chicken is the fave rave), served “cheaply and quickly”.

Summary

£36
    £
3
Good
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This K-pop styled, Korean street-food group has a “short and very tasty menu” of “freshly cooked and great value bites”. The minimalist and buzzy outlets across central London “continue to shine”: in particular the WC2 branch is “a good option in Covent Garden”.

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On The Bab Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of On The Bab Restaurant in EC1, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of On The Bab restaurant.
Liang Jing Y
Try their korean fried chicken, is a must, ...
Reviewed 1 months, 7 days ago

"Try their korean fried chicken, is a must, I personally recommend the sweet garlic sauce, is creamy and delicious. Staff is very approachable and lovely."

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Opening hours

Last orders: 10.30 pm, Sun 10 pm

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