RestaurantsLondonSohoW1

survey result

Summary

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

“Super ramen” constitutes “a top meal at a great price” at these Japanese-style fast-food bars. In early 2021, the brand opened on Putney High Street in a former branch of Byron and later announced ‘Wing Daddies’ (a virtual chicken wing delivery option at all its London stores).

Summary

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

“Incredibly filling bowls of ramen” – backed up by “interesting menus of delicious food, served quickly with a smile” – attract an enthusiastic crowd to this small chain of hip Japanese-style fast-food bars, although feedback supports the view that “the original in Soho is by far the best”. The founder, Aussie-born, Nobu-trained chef Ross Shonhan, has spun off a series of “Asian-fusion” concepts – Flesh & Buns, Shack-Fuyu and his latest, Poke-Don.

Summary

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

“Incredibly filling bowls of ramen” – backed up by “interesting menus of delicious food, served quickly with a smile” – attract an enthusiastic crowd to this small chain of hip Japanese-style fast-food bars, although feedback supports the view that “the original in Soho is by far the best”. The founder, Aussie-born, Nobu-trained chef Ross Shonhan, has spun off a series of “Asian-fusion” concepts – Flesh & Buns, Shack-Fuyu and his latest, Poke-Don.

Summary

£42
    £
3
Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

The “perfect westernised Japanese food” at former Zuma and Nobu chef Ross Shonhan’s “hip” ramen-bar chain “shows how to do fusion”: “the soup stock is wonderfully thick and full of flavour, not watery like other places”. Top Tip: “soft shell crab ramen”.

For 31 years we've been curating reviews of the UK's most notable restaurant. In a typical year, diners submit over 50,000 reviews to create the most authoritative restaurant guide in the UK. Each year, the guide is re-written from scratch based on this survey (although for the 2021 edition, reviews are little changed from 2020 as no survey could run for that year).

Have you eaten at Bone Daddies?

Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions
No dress code
Opening hours

12pm
Last orders: Mon 10 pm, Tue & Wed 11 pm, Thu-Sat 11.30pm, Sun 9

Best Japanese restaurants nearby

Tonkotsu
Japanese restaurant in Soho
£49
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
Koya-Bar
Japanese restaurant in Soho
£40
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
Taro
Japanese restaurant in Soho
£37
    £
3
Good
2
Average
2
Average

Best similarly priced restaurants nearby

Paradise
Sri Lankan restaurant in Soho
£45
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
Pizza Pilgrims (Berwick Street)
Pizza restaurant in Soho
£45
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
Cay Tre
Vietnamese restaurant in Soho
£47
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good