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Abeno

47 Museum Street, London WC1A 1LY, England
+44 20 7405 3211
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“yaki” (25 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
47 Museum Street, London WC1A 1LY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly service and very authentic Okonomiyaki in town. Side dish Tofu is very very good. I will recommend you to book first to avoid disappointment.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the ginger infused winter toddy, the chicken okonomiyaki, the avocado and tofu gyoza, all of which were excellent!

Thank Tj1287
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

You get to see your okinomiyaki cooked right infront of you. The queue can get quite long and slow moving at dinner peak hours.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Found this place by accident - didn’t even have a signboard outside! However inside it’s unusual and the waitress was super helpful guiding us through the options. We absolutely enjoyed the Agadashi Tofu, the tempura and of course the house special which is prepared in...More

Thank Jarym213
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Whilst a little pricey, it's worth noting that the experience is totally personal and theatrical. Okonomiyaki is cooked on your table, with the server explaining every step. Super tasty!

Thank Grant R
Reviewed 18 November 2017

It's like stepping into a little Tokyo okonomiyaki shop, except you don't need to speak Japanese. I've had okonomiyaki in Tokyo and Kyoto, and Abeno is the real deal. Most of the menu items are quite traditional Japanese, one of two items are Anglicized versions,...More

Thank tom_SanDiego_CA
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I've visited Abeno a number of times and have loved every experience. There is a real variety of food on the menu so it's easy to try something different at every visit. The venue is set up for groups of 4 or 2, and it...More

Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I am quite a regular of Abeno and I have been going to Abeno Too more often recently which is more consistent. My last visit and experience were - dare I say - ruined by the lady who was manning our table. She had a...More

1  Thank mansbk
Reviewed 26 September 2017

The best okonomiyaki experience of my life. I've been in Osaka too and all the Okonomiyaki that I eated ware good but not like the one that I ate in Abeno!!!All the time that I come to London I need to eat at least once...More

Thank EDO1919
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here with an Aussie friend who lives in London but knows her Asian cuisine. Had a lovely lunch and really enjoyed the experience. Nice staff who explained all. Really good value for a very filling lunch

Thank MrsP05
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access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 71
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Museum Street, London WC1A 1LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bloomsbury
  • Neighbourhood: Bloomsbury
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7405 3211
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