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C & R Izakaya

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#4,915 of 19,156 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner
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$19 - $25
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed the ambience, the food and generally the service in this restaurant and would have given it four stars, had it not been for the attitude of the older waiter, who might have been the manager/owner. The only time he smiled...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Markeverett
GuestManage, Guest Manager at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Markeverett, Your review indicates our service did not deliver as promised. We are very sorry about that. We want you and every single customer to feel like you received value for money. Give us a chance to make amends by visiting us again. You are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family had dinner here Tues night, I tried the Natsu nigiri set of 9 different fish £17.50, it was very good! My wife had the eel Unagi Ju £18.80 which came in a bowl with rice and with a terrific sauce. And my daughter...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank gary w
GuestManage, Guest Manager at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review. We are so delighted to hear that your visit exceeded your expectations. It is because of feedback like yours that we are able to serve drink and food of superior quality....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both me and my SO absolutely adore this place. We’re both foodies and can say with the utmost confidence this is the only restaurant in all of London that maintains impeccable food quality and top notch service. The hostess remembered us fondly from our previous...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Joey M
GuestManage, Guest Manager at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

WOW! Joey, Reviews like this really motivate us. Thank you for your kind words and for giving us a 5 out of 5 rating. It is truly nice to know that our efforts are paying off. It is our goal to be the best restaurant...More

Reviewed July 10, 2019

We ordered Wagyu sushi, Ramen and Tako yaki. Sushi wasn’t good (even ITSU fast food chain serves better sushi). Ramen tasted like instant noodles with some seafood. No idea why the Ramen was recommended on some sites as London’s Best Ramen. Disappointed and extremely dissatisfied...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank CKGFS
GuestManage, Guest Manager at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi CKGOHCK, Everyone in our organization is focused on making our customers come first. Thank you for taking the time to bring up these issues via your review. We are looking into it and have spoken to the staff members involved. We realize you have...More

Reviewed July 10, 2019

Looked ok at first but put off by the plastic picture menu. Service was perfunctory. The food was ok although they forgot to bring the tempura. So busy engaging with old friend that I didn't notice. A bit pricey at £85 for 2 given it...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank CosmicLandmine
GuestManage, Guest Manager at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2019

CosmicLandmine, From what we can see your experience was not reflective of C&R Izakaya. We are really sorry about that. From the moment you walk into C&R Izakaya. it is our responsibility to give you the best possible experience and deliver what we promised. Clearly,...More

Reviewed May 14, 2019 via mobile

Nice small place and beautiful decor. Amazing sashimi and sushi! Great food in gerneral. The staff is very helpfull, also went you don't need them to. Would go again!More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 95inae
Cnr I, Owner at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2019

Hi 95inae, Thank you so much for your review and your lovely photos! By sharing with the TA community you're helping other customers and our little restaurant! We hope you'll think of us next time you're in the mood for some delicious sushi or ramen!...More

Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

This place is amazing! I’ve come here with my family multiple times and the food is outstanding! Paired with a friendly service this is where you want to be! What makes it even better is that it is a hidden secret, making the experience that...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank L4512WAnataliac
Cnr I, Manager at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2019

Hi there, Thank you just take the time to write us such a great review! We're delighted that you enjoyed your food and we hope that you'll come and visit us again soon! Thanks again, The C&R Izakaya Team

Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Amazing sushi, shashimi and more experience. Service was very good, never had to wait very long for the dishes to come out. At times drinks were a little slow is maybe the only small criticism you might level. The sushi was amazing, clean, crisp, inventive....More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Cnr I, Owner at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2019

Hi Chris, Thanks for taking the time to write us such a kind review! We're delighted that you enjoyed your Japanese feast and we hope that you'll join us again soon for another wonderful meal here at C&R Izakaya soon! :) Kind Regards, The C&R...More

Reviewed April 7, 2019

My first visit to an actual sushi restaurant, I enjoyed it, need more expertise really, there was a wide range on offer it seemed to me, however was a pleasant experience but found it a little pricey.

Date of visit: March 2019
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Cnr I, Owner at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2019

Thanks for the review! We're delighted you enjoyed your first sushi experience with us and we hope you'll be back and visit us again to try more! Kind Regards, The C&R Izakaya Team

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Nothing was bad but nothing was truly impressive either. Tables far too close together. Service attentive.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Cnr I, Owner at C & R Izakaya, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2019

Dear thewandere, We are sad to hear we did not provide you with the best possible experience.We are constantly refining the way we do business and that is only possible thanks to candid feedback like yours. Please know that we are listening. Again, we are...More

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