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So Restaurant

#2,550 of 17,852 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Soho
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3-4 Warwick Street, London W1B 5LS, England
+44 20 7292 0767
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Today
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri 17:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to sit up at the bar here and have very good yellowtail and mixed fish tempura with a very good Sake selection. Top Japanese.

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Thank YieldLondon
london
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183 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met a friend for dinner here, booked this place on spec. The food was delicious and the service great. You know you've booked well when Japanese people are eating there! Would go again.

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Thank kckaceykc
London, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We were in the west end and just fancied some sashimi. Came across So and it was perfect for us . The Sashimi and Sushi set at £19 was great value I thought. A large selection of Sake to accompany the food. Highly recommended and will return

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Thank Peter A
Durham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

OH. SO Japanese restaurant is SO GOOD and SO FRIENDLY. I had the Mixed Tempura. And Miso Soup with Grilled Black Chicken: Japanese tea and a beer. It was a fair cost. About £40. But it is LONDON and was a great treat. I had my assistance dog with me and they welcomed us both. Luka even had a bowl... More 

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Thank Barry D
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My sister and I love sushi and this was definitely the best place I've been to. My sister came before for a sushi making class and then recommended we go for dinner. Definitely the place to visit if in London and you if just having some good, fresh food for not such prices.

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Thank Sonal V
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Introduced to this delightful little restaurant just a few minutes' walk from Piccadilly Circus, I was impressed by the level of service, the attention to details and the taste of this small restaurant's delicious food. Miso soup, Tempura Vegetables, Teriyaki Chicken, a flight of specially selected Sake (all room temperature) and a chilly bottle of Sapporo lager. An excellent lunch... More 

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Thank nokcid
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Excellent food. Great fresh served food. tempura, yakatori and salmon teriyaki. Also fantastic sake, we had Ginjo and Junmai Daiginjo. I would give 4 1/2 but that's not an option. The only reason for the downgrade to 4 stars is that I felt the cost was a tad high for the surroundings and ambience which was casual..... Cost was fine... More 

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Thank johnpp2
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Start with service taxi left me and my partner off around the corner. Called to find out were it was the manager came out to find us and was very friendly. The food was very good the flavour in the dishes we ordered was something I have never experienced in Japanese cuisine. Overall great service and amazing food.

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Thank David C
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

2 people went on a Saturday night and had an amazing time. Reserved ahead and were seated immediately. Drinks were great, sushi was so fresh and incredibly tasty! Staff was extremely accommodating and so sweet, we would go back just for staff's manners! Best sushi in london and also decent prices!

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Thank erol274
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Came for the rice with liver, not sure is it from goose, taste like duck liver, very delicious for the first bite then greasy for the final bite, better for share

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Thank Zhiyong Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$72
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-4 Warwick Street, London W1B 5LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7292 0767
Description
Modern in its minimalist use of dark wood, clean lines and bare-as-a-baba���s-wotsit walls, Soho���s So looks every bit the contemporary Japanese restaurant. The airy ground floor bar, dining area and shop-of-sorts (Japanese crockery sits prettily in numerous display cabinets) leads down to a main dining room. The furniture there is still wooden but stained almost black. The cooking is consistently very good ��� creative without being fussy, and much of it using organic ingredients. Menu in hand, make a visual beeline for the tempura selections (gorgeous), and then Grilled list. These knockout dishes ��� most notably the Wagyu rump, and Iberico pork ��� are cooked in the open kitchen over a rather special yogan-yaki grill resulting in an unique flavour. Friendly staff will knowledgeably suggest dishes and drinks.

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Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene – and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighbourhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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