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Tokyo Diner

2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
+44 20 7287 8777
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (40 reviews)
“katsu curry” (32 reviews)
“sushi” (78 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here with work colleagues after an evening at the NPG. a superb range of options on the menu from sushi to curry to steak if that is what you wanted. The menu is not too cluttered which is good. The food is fresh...More

Thank GFrankers
Reviewed 6 days ago

This small restaurant in China Town is just amazing. Dishes are simple, very traditional and well presented. Service is super welcoming and polite. Best sashimi of my life.

Thank Gabriella C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going to Tokyo Diner regularly. I hadn’t been for a while but on our last visit I found quality had gone significantly down and the prices up. I had a fried chicken starter and the chicken was just about cooked. As main...More

2  Thank Edoardo C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I must have been here a hundred times, always having the chicken katsu don and spinach goma (though friends tell me the rest of their menu is great too!) An essential part of the west end.

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It may not look like the most fancy or impressive place, but the food was amazing, the service was quick and unlike every other restaurants on a Friday evening, it managed to easily accommodate a group of 8 people. Everyone agreed the meal was fantastic...More

Thank cstravels2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautifully simple with few frills but with great authentic food and fabulous service. Traditional menu with a broad choice and excellent for vegetarians. Love this place. First visited about 25 years ago and my now wife can remember meals out together when she worked in...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place, not formal, with a very friendly staff! Fish very fresh, I suggest in particular the "salmon set". Try it!

Thank DanielJo1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have seen this diner in China town for years, but have never tried it. My usual Japanese diner has closed for good a few months back, since then I have been looking a genuine Japanese diner that offer great tasty foods and also does...More

1  Thank Sum Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A tiny place, nestling on a corner, the Tokyo Diner offers Japanese staples in a casual setting. Being small, visitors can expect to queue at busy times - but, believe me, it’s worth the wait! If you don’t want to shell out on drinks, they...More

1  Thank Chakas_Mum
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tokyo Diner is usually quite busy, especially pre theatre often queues outside and expect to table share. Very fast and friendly service with free Japanese tea and crackers on arrival, they also offer free “Thames Water” as a drink option. A good selection of bento,...More

Thank Cleftybarnes
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June 13, 2017|
Response from Patricia P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, as far as i know you cant make reservations, the place is small and casual then the turn around is fast, maybe what you can do is to go to the restaurant first and if its busy put your name down and... More
June 13, 2017|
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Response from Marc0T81 | Reviewed this property |
Only for groups of 6 or more people
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Newport Place, London WC2H 7JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 8777
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