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Review of Cafe Japan

Cafe Japan
Ranked #4,930 of 23,992 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $40
Cuisines: Japanese
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Description: Café Japan, situated a stone’s throw from Golders Green tube station, has been a local favourite among residents of north-west London for more than 18 years. Specialising in the freshest sushi, as well as many favourite Japanese hot dishes such as teriyaki and tempura, once you taste our food you’ll soon realise why we’ve remained for so many years a popular destination for authentic Japanese food in London.
Reviewed April 8, 2013

It looks midway between a bar and a take-away, but it's nice and cozy, and the food is great! If you're around, don't miss it

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Thank Andrea C
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Reviewed December 29, 2012

I was recommended this place years ago by an old colleague who lived in Soho; rarely had any reason to leave central london and has consistently recommended some fantastic restaurants. Thus I went with very high expectations. It has never failed to disappoint. Whilst everything is good, the real stand outs for me are the black cod and the freshness of the sashimi. All in all reasonably good value for money for a sushi restaurant. Was busy on a Tuesday lunchtime when I last visted.

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Thank nagasaki74
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Reviewed November 27, 2012

I thoroughly enjoyed my time at Cafe Japan and have now been going for years. Affordable sushi in an amazing homely environment

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Thank Alexander W
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Reviewed September 28, 2012

I am 100% sure that this is the BEST Sushi place in London.
Good quality, very welcoming atmosphere and charming staff with full of hospitality.
The interior is not very impressive but hey! Good Japanese restaurants usually do not care about the ambience.
They do care about the FOOD. So it’s a good sign.

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Thank Ya I
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

Despite a change in ownership in the last couple of years (if I am not wrong the previous owners went bank to Tokyo) the sushi here is still of the highest quality at the fraction of the price paid in central London. Try the inside-out spicy tuna rolls or the eel nigiri, both outstanding. Black cod with miso also a must try. Ambience is very low key, but it doesn't matter, you here to enjoy sushi and you will.

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Thank Scocco
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