4th Sep 2011

London is well known as a place for varied culture, varied people and various tastes. If you're in London, you've got a lifetime opportunity to experience a wide array of cultures, diversity and people residing in the city since ages. Apart from this, you can always experience the different types of cuisines that the city of London has to offer.

Apart from the popular cuisines like French, Italian, Mexican and Indian, you can try out cuisines that are creative and delicate too. One such cuisine that you should try out is Japanese. If you love fish and sea food, then Japanese delicacies should be a must try for you. Here we will be providing with information about some of the best Japanese restaurants in London that you might find interesting to visit.

Nobu
Let us begin with Nobu. Nobu is located at 19 Old Park Lane, London. It is one of the finest restaurants in UK that serves authentic Japanese dishes with a South American twist. Renowned Japanese chef Nobu Matshuhisa first ventured out in Europe and opened up Nobu in London.

Nobu Matshuhisa along with partners Robert De Niro, Richard Notar, hotel owner Christina Ong and restaurateur Drew Nieporent owns Restaurant Nobu. Nobu is located on the first floor of the famous The Metropolitan Hotel of Park Lane.

Food served at Nobu, London is quite exquisite. This is especially due to the perfect balance between the classical Japanese style cooking merged with new South American style cooking. This balance has made Nobu so much popular and its master chef a celebrity.

Some of Nobu's special appetizers served to guests include Yellowtail Tartar with Caviar, Salmon Tartar with Caviar, Tomato Rock Shrimp Ceviche, Oysters with Choice of Sauce, Tuna Tataki with Ponzu, and Langoustine with Red Chilli Shiso Salsa. The salad platters include Sashimi Salad with Matsuhisa Dressing and Lobster Salad with Spicy Lemon Dressing among many more.

Soseki
This Japanese restaurant is located at 20 Bury Street, GF, in London. Soseki is a lounge bar that serves Japanese food to guests. This charmingly decorated lounge Bar in London has changing menus that changes in the course of a day. Thus, you get a great variety of Japanese food and a place where you can relax after a hard days work.

If you are planning to visit in the afternoon, you can enjoy the warmth of the sun while sitting outside the Lounge bar.  The uncluttered look and fresh made food and drink make Soseki unique from the rest of the Japanese restaurants in London. Sushi is the most popular dish that you get at Soseki.
At Soseki, you don't actually order from an enlisted menu. But you must rely on the creativity and experience of the Japanese chefs who churns out a variety of dishes following the classical omasake principle of Japanese cooking. So, Soseki will definitely prove to be an unusual yet special experience.