japanese

Review: Kirin Ichiban Beer

 Looking for a beer with a difference? A good accompaniment to your takeaway? Or just something good to drink on a warm day? We checked out Kirin Ichiban Japanese lager to see what it had to offer.  Being a beer review and all, I thought it would be a good idea to get a
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Review: Brasserie Joel [Westminster Bridge]

Rating   Cuisine: French, with Japanese touches? Appeals to: Flavour flâneurs and gustatory aesthetes Metropolitan diners and people opting for the high class version of the ‘Westminster experience’ Romancers of the stove or high powered business types Those who
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Crispin Busk from Kabuto Noodles

Profile – Crispin Busk [Kabuto Noodles]

    R Kurtz via Compfight   We speak to Crispin Busk, the brains and legs behind ‘posh’ instant noodle brand, Kabuto Noodles. Tasting Britain was won over by Kabuto’s irreverent branding, well researched variety of flavours and
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Review – Buddha Bar [Knightsbridge]

Stepping into the cool darkness of Buddha bar out of the fading sunlight of Knightsbridge (we had walked from Victoria) was the first of several pleasant surprises. Walking to our table overlooking the busy street my eyes adjusted to the low light. Lucien was our waiter, and what
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Review – Bincho Yakinori [Soho]

Recommended to: Non vegetarians. Grill aficionados. Connoisseur of Japanese food and drink. Large groups of people who want to a ‘social’ meal to share. People who like sampling new dishes. Not your regular noodle bar… I’ve been making the effort to
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Review – Sake No Hana [Mayfair]

What you see isn’t necessarily what you get when you eat with Sake No Hana. Situated at a corner of St James’s Street, the restaurant is a classy, modern-looking building, which from the outside can easily be mistaken for a swanky office or expensive hotel. Inside,
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