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So Restaurant

#2,058 of 17,544 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Soho
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3-4 Warwick Street, London W1B 5LS, England
+44 20 7292 0767
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Start with service taxi left me and my partner off around the corner. Called to find out were it was the manager came out to find us and was very friendly. The food was very good the flavour in the dishes we ordered was something I have never experienced in Japanese cuisine. Overall great service and amazing food.

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Thank David C
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

2 people went on a Saturday night and had an amazing time. Reserved ahead and were seated immediately. Drinks were great, sushi was so fresh and incredibly tasty! Staff was extremely accommodating and so sweet, we would go back just for staff's manners! Best sushi in london and also decent prices!

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Thank erol274
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Came for the rice with liver, not sure is it from goose, taste like duck liver, very delicious for the first bite then greasy for the final bite, better for share

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Thank Zhiyong Y
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

This is one expensive restaurant, but the foie gras sushi was worth the 14 pounds! The sashimi was also good, seemed fresh, and thr tofu steak was a winner! The matcha cake was nice too, moist and not very matcha pungent. The location is also accessible, close to the tube station and bus stations, just near piccadilly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, nice people and excellent food. The sushi was fantastic, so fresh and tasty. Nice sauces to follow both fish and meat courses. Varied sake chart with sake for every taste. We will be back. Guaranteed. Highly recommended!

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Bensville, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

The freshest sashimi and beef, mouth watering flavours and excellent service. The ambience was great and watching the chefs prepare in front of you was entertaining.

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Thank Renee G
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Food was very nice, service good and atmosphere chilled. Recommend the salmon salad. Will come back.

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Thank strictly_genteel
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

The evening got off to a good start with the charming guy running front of house. He was keen to ensure we had a table to our liking and showed us the available tables upstairs and downstairs. We opted for the downstairs room which was slightly quieter. Service continued to be courteous and helpful and the food was exceptionally good.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

I walked around the Soho/Chinatown block, and there were multiple Japanese restaurants to choose from (too many). After reviewing the menu, I decided to try So. Fortunately, my decision was a good one. The restaurant has a nice ambience (I sat at the bar), and the sushi is really fresh (definitely not the fast food type). The cost is moderate... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

This is a place that I have kept going back to. They're casual and easy with a bit of style. The location is also perfect. I always order lotus chips and their lunch menu are very good. You can ask them for a card and get a stamp every time you spent £10. If you have reach 10 stamps you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$72
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-4 Warwick Street, London W1B 5LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighborhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7292 0767
Description
Modern in its minimalist use of dark wood, clean lines and bare-as-a-baba���s-wotsit walls, Soho���s So looks every bit the contemporary Japanese restaurant. The airy ground floor bar, dining area and shop-of-sorts (Japanese crockery sits prettily in numerous display cabinets) leads down to a main dining room. The furniture there is still wooden but stained almost black. The cooking is consistently very good ��� creative without being fussy, and much of it using organic ingredients. Menu in hand, make a visual beeline for the tempura selections (gorgeous), and then Grilled list. These knockout dishes ��� most notably the Wagyu rump, and Iberico pork ��� are cooked in the open kitchen over a rather special yogan-yaki grill resulting in an unique flavour. Friendly staff will knowledgeably suggest dishes and drinks.

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Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene – and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighborhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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