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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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* 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.
Stuart F
Brilliant local Japanese with first class s...
Reviewed 2 months, 12 days ago

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

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9 Chapel Market, London, N1 9EZ
Opening hours

Mon-Sun noon-3 pm, 5-10 pm

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