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Mugen - CLOSED

26 King William Street, London EC4R 9AW, England
+44 20 7929 7879
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Oct 28, 2015
“Hope it will re-open”
Oct 14, 2015
“best sushi in town”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
26 King William Street, London EC4R 9AW, England
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Reviewed January 9, 2014

I went to Mugen with a friend last night. I have been many times before at lunchtime but havent been for about 12 months. We ordered Salmon Teriaki and Chicken Skewers to share followed by a special Ramen. The salmon was solid and rubbery and...More

Thank grizzlybear99
Reviewed December 30, 2013

Without a reservation we were sat at the conveyor belt rather than a table. Do book in advance if you want a table as places are limited. As part of the meal we had the Chef's special assorted Shashimi; 21 pieces, 7 different fish for...More

Thank Albert Z
Reviewed December 6, 2013

I had an horrible experience in this restaurant. I am working for a tour operator. We helped our cleints to book this meal for 34 people at 50GBP per person. They did not want to go last minute so we called some colleagues to have...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2013

I went to Mugen for lunch with a colleague who likes Japanese food. I was a bit reticent as I am not a fan of sushi. Fortunately they had teriyaki salmon on the menu which was tasty and came with rice, miso soup and tempura...More

Thank RIchard035
Reviewed November 28, 2013

Excellent food. Had typical Japanese style meal with many small dishes and constant ordering. The staff were attentive and the food appeared promptly. We had booked in advance which was good as the place was very full - especially with Japanese businessmen.

Thank NSTP81
Reviewed November 27, 2013

I came to Mugen with friends who are regulars at the restaurant, so much they knew the menu before I had had the opportunity to read mine! The restaurant was great: beautifully arranged and staffed by very attentive and helpful staff. I always love it...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed October 27, 2013

I went there with my friends. The food was very good but the portion was very small so we ended up with another round of ordering. The place is not very big so you may have to reserve a seat in advance. It frequently holds...More

Thank littletiger1213
Reviewed October 12, 2013

Make sure you book if you're going at lunchtime, this place gets really busy. Very friendly service.

Thank ANNE M
Reviewed September 25, 2013

Went here for dinner, was busy for an early evening and many Japanese people which is a good sign. We ordered starters which included an aubergine in miso paste which was delicious. We both ordered hot pot for main. The broth was light but flavoursome...More

Thank PepeloPepelo
Reviewed August 17, 2013

There are a lot of sushi places near Farringdon station but Mugen is definitely the best. You see it being made in front of you, the sushi is delicious, great options and lovely staff. Still a little expensive as all sushi is, but definitely better...More

Thank MLRjourneys
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$50 - $199
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 King William Street, London EC4R 9AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighborhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7929 7879
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