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“Consistently great sushi and good value - from a regular!”
Review of Cafe Japan

Cafe Japan
Ranked #5,290 of 23,707 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 July 4, 2013

I get takeaway from here about once a week and it's always excellent. Particular favourite is the age-Hamachi roll (deep fried yellowtail, a creation of this restaurant), but everything is excellent from the quality and freshness of the fish to the rice. It's always packed with people and a real gem in the sushi scene. Good value too. Highly recommended!

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Thank coolmuel
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Reviewed June 5, 2013

I hadn't expected to find good sushi in London, to be honest, nevermind Golders Green. But this is really good. Fresh. Authentic Japanese experience/staff. Definitely recommend. It gets really crowded at night and on weekends, so be prepared to go early or late -- or wait. But worth it. Ideal is lunchtime; prices slightly cheaper, crowds smaller.

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Reviewed May 6, 2013

This place is still good after all the years, but since 1 year ago they increased prices by 35% and the portions have reduced in size by a third! The quality of the fish is good but used to be much better. The things you should try are: yellow tail neck, black cod misco, Uni and Unagi Nigiri.

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2  Thank MasterDev
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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 February 17, 2013

amazing food, very friendly staff, good quality products, easy to get to in the heart of Golders Green, 3 minutes from the main station, small place so very recommended to book in advance, a bit pricey but worth it

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Thank sylvia_rippl
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