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On the Bab

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#4,148 of 19,167 Restaurants in London
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Asian, Korean
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews korean fried chicken bibimbap prawn salad bao wings octopus coleslaw korean food bar seat near covent garden the lion king worth the wait great place for lunch amazing flavours fantastic atmosphere washed down small place
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place and it’s my fav Korean place in London. The service is quick and good, you might queue a bit sometimes but it’s worth the wait. The food is so tasty and colourful. I usually go for the Bibimpap and a side...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank TommyBenSet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on our way home from the theatre and we arrived at the OTB! The manager told us that we had only 20mn left before the kitchen closes. So my friends ordered a selection of dishes that we shared. I was really amazed by...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jemboy83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a morning shopping in Convent Garden, we were hungry. There is usually a long queue here but today we got lucky! No queue and we were seated within minutes. Super friendly service, buzzy atmosphere, soft interesting Korean pop playing in the background. We shared...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely great and flavourful food cannot recommend this place enough, defiantly worth a visit though you may have a bit of a wait if it’s busy(worth it)

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank domw2016
Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

Quick and good food. Best Korean Fried Chicken In London. Very nice staff - good prices - nice ambiance. !! No bookings, but queue !!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank xonp2
Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

I’d never been to a Korean restaurant before but I had a good feeling when I saw a lot of Overseas clients in the queue. We waited very little time as the staff were very attentive to the queuing clients, constantly looking to seat people...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank MTH1962
Reviewed July 27, 2019 via mobile

Never getting enough of the amazing Korean fried chicken and the tasteful bao buns. I always return for some more Korean street food!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jennypapadimitriou
Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

Perfect for a quick tasty bite if you’re near Covent Garden. This restaurant is also worth queuing for. The food is delicious, service is fantastic and I truly regret only going once.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank arianasinger
Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

We haven’t booked (not sure if it is possible) and when we arrived to the restaurant there was a line in front of the door. Luckily we were offered a window seat within a few minutes and it turned out a great choice, because this...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Getaway826744
Reviewed May 3, 2019 via mobile

Been to On the Bab three times now and they have never let me down. The queue can feel quite tedious but is entirely worth it.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Covent Garden
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through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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