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Summary

£48
   ££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Outstanding” Japanese cooking (“we dream about it!”) has made this stalwart “izakaya-style” venue one of Hampstead’s best foodie destinations for decades; and it attracts fans from across north London and beyond. “And it’s not all about sushi” – yakitori (“grilled delicacies”) are also a speciality here, and “the hotpots are brilliant too”. “Service is lovely”, and the only drawback is its diminutive size – “so get a reservation if you can”. Top Tip – “sit by the grill upstairs for the treat of watching the chef at work”.

Summary

£47
   ££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Like walking through a portal into Tokyo” – this “really tiny” Japanese stalwart is “one of the few Hampstead restaurants worth going to” (note: “you’ll need to book”). “The stuff on the grill/ BBQ (including yakitori meat skewers) is to die for”, and “the sushi remains excellent”, while “a recent revamp has not dulled its charm”. “Sit and watch the superb food being prepared right under your nose – amazing!”.

Summary

£46
   ££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“This cosy, cramped little Japanese stalwart in Hampstead is absolutely great” (“I always leave feeling the world is a better place”). “The seats upstairs near the grill are best”, and there’s a wide-ranging menu incorporating “top quality sushi and tempura”, which are arguably “the best in north London”. “Service is very fast (almost too fast)”.

Summary

£44
    £
5
Exceptional
5
Exceptional
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Some of London’s best authentic Japanese cooking” has long made a big hit of this small, “very basic” but “wonderfully reliable” Hampstead café (and fans say it’s getting even better with its “recently improved interior”). “Sitting at the grill bar is the best”.

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Jin Kichi Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Jin Kichi Restaurant in NW3, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Jin Kichi restaurant.
Robert J
Still an old keepsake of excellent Japanese...
Reviewed 10 months, 15 days ago

"Still an old keepsake of excellent Japanese food in Hampstead. The tempura dishes are good. The day we went service was short staffed in the kitchen so the usual 5 became a 4. "

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Prices

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£4.00 £14.80 £5.80 £4.20
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £22.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
73 Heath St, London, NW3 6UG
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Wednesday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Thursday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10:30 pm
Sunday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑10 pm

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