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Bincho Yakitori - CLOSED

16 Old Compton Street | Soho, London W1D 4TL, England
+44 20 7287 9111
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
27 Aug 2014
“"Great atmosphere. Good service. And great value for money."”
24 Jul 2014
“Sadly, this place is now closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Spanish, Grill
$$ - $$$
16 Old Compton Street | Soho, London W1D 4TL, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

Quality food - lots of variation. Really like it - awesome Whisky bar downstairs as well (even though I'm not a big whisky fan - the cocktails are great!) Great atmosphere. Good service. And great value for money. Great place for pre-theatre bite or pre-going...More

Thank Jonny2874
Reviewed 25 July 2014

I dropped by today hoping to grab a few skewers of yakitori and a few drams of whisky, and discovered that the restaurant and whisky bar have both closed. They will be replaced with an Eat Tokyo, opening, well... doesn't matter. Bincho Soho and Mizuwari...More

12  Thank JinWee T
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Nice food, but slightly pricy. Great charcoal flavour on the skewers. Slightly disappointed with the rice but the discrete Japanese whiskey bar downstairs was a good surprise.

Thank derekyeung88
Reviewed 13 June 2014

We took our parents (fussiest and safest eaters you can find) who were visiting from out of town, and they loved it! Not the best value for money, as the tapas-like portions are so small you just want to cry, but everything was delicious, perfectly...More

1  Thank C2014K
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Went for dinner with a couple of friends, service wasn't the sharpest but was still fine. Food was great and I'm sure I'll be back, really like the different combinations you can order although the combo of 7 different skewers is clearly the best value....More

Thank paulwilkinson
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Bincho is a very different type of Japanese restaurant. I would describe it as Japanese tapa's. There are a variety of choices and portions are small so you can order a number of items on the menu to share. There is no rush and you...More

Thank Steve408
Reviewed 2 June 2014

Its the 1st time ever that a restaurant has ever said to me that all we do is what's on the menu. As a vegetarian i was a little alarmed that there was no flexibility. I asked for the Tofu without the Kimchee - which...More

Thank anjali p
Reviewed 30 May 2014

We've dined at this restaurant numerous times and always had both an incredible food and impeccable service! My husband isn't a fan of sushi but he loves Bincho. They serve delicious Japanese tapas style food with fab sauces and veg. Very healthy and superbly tasty.

Thank Mon696
Reviewed 23 May 2014

This restaurant gave me worst service I ever had.It was not only time,a few times now. I booked table and tried to put me at middle of counter even you can't squeeze in. What is a point to book a table in advance even you...More

Thank Squirri7
Reviewed 4 May 2014

The atmosphere is very pleasant with nice music. The food is of good quality (fish and meet skewers are both very tasty) and the service is attentive. We were served very quickly and really enjoyed our dinner. Price is ok given the location at the...More

Thank RickExplorer
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Japanese, Spanish, Grill
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Old Compton Street | Soho, London W1D 4TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 9111
  • E-mail
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