There are few culinary traditions as complex and compelling as Japan's. The balance of both delicate and powerful flavors, meticulous preparation, and deliriously indulgent street food varieties make it easy to fall into a weekly (daily?) binge habit. It's perfect for a date night (as long as you're fully chopstick trained) or to end a long night out on the town. And even though it can be, at the best of times, hard to find diaspora eats that even get sashimi really and truly right, let alone kaiseki, ramen, or even yakitori, we're willing to put each and every London chef to the test. Thank goodness the city has, in recent years, kicked it into high gear and gotten with the times. London is now a global hotspot for cutting edge Japanese cuisine, and you don't have to search for long to find it. Maybe you're after the brand new hot spot, or some more traditional masterpieces. Maybe you just need avocado rolls in high volume ASAP. London's got some of the most stylish and robust Japanese food options in the western world, and we're here to make sure you get your fix while traveling in The Big Smoke. Get ready to choose between uni and ika, and, most importantly, to get your sake orders in.
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