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Japanese chef Takuya Watanabe transfers his high-end skills from Paris (where he has spent 10 years at restaurant Jin) to Mayfair, for connoisseurs with deep pockets who want to experience traditional 'edomai' sushi, which uses a vinegar cure to bring out the umami flavours in fresh fish.

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Summary

£378
£££££
5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Japanese chef Takuya Watanabe transfers his high-end skills from Paris (where he spent 10 years at restaurant Jin) to Mayfair, for this November 2022 debut. A visit is an investment – lunch is £130 per head, dinner £280 per head, or £380 for the ‘prestige’ offering. We have had limited but outstanding feedback to date in our annual diners’ poll; Michelin rushed to award it an early star after less than six months in operation; and veteran blogger Andy Hayler – who knows his way around a chopstick – declared it “definitely some of the best sushi to be found in the capital” after an April 2023 visit.

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36 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4JE

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TAKU Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of TAKU Restaurant in W1S, London by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of TAKU restaurant.
John G
I really enjoyed Taku. Lunch is much more r...
Reviewed 3 months, 10 days ago

"I really enjoyed Taku. Lunch is much more realistically priced than dinner. It's excellent ratings are deserved, the staff are friendly, lunch was well paced and the accompanying drinks worked well. It does depend if counter seating is your thing. I enjoyed it but it isn't for everyone"

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Prices

  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 130.00 Lunch only 17
Menu2 280.00 Always available 20
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £125.00
Filter Coffee £1.00
Extras  
Bread £0.00
Service 10.00%
36 Albemarle Street, London, W1S 4JE
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
Wednesday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑8:30 pm
Thursday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑8:30 pm
Friday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑8:30 pm
Saturday12:30 pm‑2:30 pm, 6 pm‑8:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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