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survey result

Summary

£78
 ££££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Mouth-watering food”“French-style with a difference” – wows almost all visitors to Jun Tanaka’s “informal fine-dining” joint in Fitzrovia. “The food is taken seriously but the atmosphere is grounded and relaxed”“when I want a solid and thoughtful meal, I go here”. Better still, it’s “a bit of a bargain for the quality”, and there’s “huge value in the wine list for a Michelin restaurant”.

Summary

£78
 ££££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“It’s all about the food” – you could call it “casual Michelin” – at Jun Tanaka’s Fitzrovia HQ, which provides a “relaxed”, “buzzing” (and quite “romantic”) environment in which to enjoy his “innovative” and sometimes “amazing” culinary creations. Quibbles? – “it’s quite a difficult menu to get your mind around” (“we were told it was small plates but were still asked to choose separate courses each”); and “although it’s a pretty space it can feel a bit cramped”.

Summary

£68
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Jun Tanaka’s “consistently brilliant food – simple but immaculately presented, with amazing flavours” – wins rave reviews for his “shabby-chic-meets-modern-industrial” Fitzrovia yearling, also praised also for its “lovely” staff. Having said that, there is a minority who feel it has been hyped: “it was good, but after all the raves, I somehow expected more”.

Summary

£62
  £££
4
Very Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Jun Tanaka’s Fitzrovia newcomer wins praise both for his “exceptional” cooking and some “exceedingly pleasant service”. Some reporters gripe that “decor is lacking” though, or feel that “tables are too small for the sharing plates format”.

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The Ninth London Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Ninth London Restaurant in W1, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Ninth London restaurant.
Jeremy B
Very noisy...
Reviewed 3 months, 10 days ago

"Very noisy"

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Peter C
Tempted by the reviews on Google and Harden...
Reviewed 5 months, 19 days ago

"Tempted by the reviews on Google and Hardens went here for dinner with friends. What a great choice with food of exceptional flavour and preparation. The service was friendly with very knowledgable staff regarding the food."

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Robert J
Superb sharing plates of exceptional qualit...
Reviewed 10 months, 26 days ago

"Superb sharing plates of exceptional quality particularly the duck. Service was attentive without being interfering and explained the various dishes and combinations with great clarity. An excellent evening. "

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finian k
Some interesting dishes; scallops with dash...
Reviewed 11 months,

"Some interesting dishes; scallops with dashi and what the waitress said was horseradish- more like mooli; an odd panzanella that was too low on bread and too high on other mixed herbal flavors; a great roasted sea bass. The snacks were good - interesting little morsels like the anchovy on panisse. I left though wondering why it has a star from Michelin and at least two restaurants in Dublin with more exciting food (consistently) have only bibs. "

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Julia C
Expensive but fantastically inventive and d...
Reviewed 11 months, 28 days ago

"Expensive but fantastically inventive and delicious food. Worth it for a special evening out."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Lunch £22.00 £28.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£12.00 £24.00 £6.00 £9.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £26.00
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Service 15.00%
22 Charlotte Street, London, W1T 2NB
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 5:30 pm‑10:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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