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Launching a 14-course omakase chef's table experience in August 2020, for just 4 people per sitting.

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Steak and sushi bar in Islington’s Chapel Market with DIY hot stone cooking.

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£130
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Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Exceptional food every time” and “high-quality and attentive service” inspire early reporters who have visited both of Padam Raj Rai’s duo of ambitious ishiyaki (hence the name), where the serving of certified Kobe beef is a highlight (only eight restaurants in the UK offer it). Also on the menu: top-quality sushi and sashimi and 48-hours marinated black cod. Islington’s Chapel Market branch launched first in August 2020, with a 14-course omakase chef’s table experience (for up to 4 people). Later in 2020, the branch closed and rebranded itself ‘Omakase at Hot Stone’, opening for just 2-3 days per week for 6 people at a time for an ‘Omakase’ (chef’s choice) experience. Despite the travails of the pandemic, in May 2021 Padam opened a second 50-cover sibling in Fitzrovia. The interior of the new branch boasts traditional wooden panelling, accent tiling and artwork by Japanese Edo-period ukiyo-e painter Katsushika Hokusai.

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Hot Stone Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Hot Stone Restaurant in N1, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Hot Stone restaurant.
Fiona C
It was all good but nothing exceptional. We...
Reviewed 4 months, 23 days ago

"It was all good but nothing exceptional. We had a special 4-course deal. I wouldn't have been happy if I had paid full price."

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Stuart F
Brilliant local Japanese with first class s...
Reviewed 7 months, 14 days ago

"Brilliant local Japanese with first class sushi, sashimi and, above all wagyu"

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Prices

  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 110.00   6

Starter Main Pudding
£6.00 £45.00 £9.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £25.00
Filter Coffee £0.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
9 Chapel Market, London, N1 9EZ
Opening hours
Monday5:30 pm‑9 pm
Tuesday5:30 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday5:30 pm‑9 pm
Thursday5:30 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑9:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑2 pm, 5:30 pm‑8 pm

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