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aqua kyoto

30 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7EB +44 2081281403

((((* Japanese
Main course: £22
Food spend: £58
Opening hours
Monday to Wednesday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 17:30 - 22:30
Thursday to Saturday: 12:00 - 14:30 & 17:30 - 23:30
Sunday: 12:00 - 20:30.

Great food and fabulous restaurant . Very enjoyable evening. Would return and recommend !

Sheniz Ismail 24 November 2016
from London

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Set in the landmark former Dickins & Jones building, aqua kyoto offers sublime Japanese cuisine. As well as offering breathtaking views over London from the expansive roof terrace, a lowered kitchen indoors gives guests a view of the expert sushi chefs.

Crafted with absolute precision and sumptuously fresh ingredients, the aqua kyoto menu offers innovative flavour combinations bursting with colour and freshness. Contemporary creations at aqua kyoto restaurant include tempura prawn roll topped with grilled eel, or soft-shell crab with avocado. Served sizzling from the charcoal grill, guests can enjoy tender meat cuts of slow-cooked pork belly with red miso and crackling, or chicken thighs with teriyaki.

For Japanese-style indulgence, aqua kyoto in London offers classic European desserts with a twist. Try a smooth sake prune crème brulee, or white sesame parfait with poached cherries, as well as cleansing Japanese teas and native wines.

Blending traditional oriental features and ultra-slick design, aqua kyoto near Oxford Circus sits just 2 minutes' walk from Oxford Circus Tube Station.

aqua kyoto

30 Argyll Street, London, W1F 7EB

Contact +44 2074780540
Reservations +44 2081281403

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Customer reviews for aqua kyoto

4.0 ((((* (based on 365 reviews)
83% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (249)
  • trendy (188)
  • romantic (143)
  • luxury (116)
  • lunch (105)
  • views (105)
  • business (88)
  • large parties (64)
  • private dining (57)
  • entertainment (54)
  • value (39)
  • al fresco (30)
  • child friendly (8)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • ((((( 6 December 2016 by Lee Seymour from London


  • ((((* 6 December 2016 by Hedley Sutton from London

    Only minus = loud background music

  • (((** 3 December 2016 by Catherine Lin from london

    Cocktail: the glass was full of ice, only a few sips then it's finished.
    Food: sashimi starter: only three pieces of fish. Tempera: one of the veg tempera was not thoroughly fried, you can still see a layer of white flour... wagyu beef soba: recommended by the waitress, nice presentation but very take-away like taste, only see some chopped beef mince on stir fried noodle. Desert: they call it ???, but more like cold pudding.

    Maybe it's a nice venue for drinks in summer for the terrace, but the food is really not that impressive.

  • ((((( 24 November 2016 by Sheniz Ismail from London

    Great food and fabulous restaurant . Very enjoyable evening. Would return and recommend !

  • ((((( 21 November 2016 by Cheryl Pitcher from London

    Sushi was delicious. Particularly the black cod :)

  • ((((* 19 November 2016 by Angela Tsiminikaki from London

    Amazing food great wine selection but the sorbet and ice cream were disappointing

  • (((** 18 November 2016 by Hannah Elver from London

    Good venue, small portions and expensive but delicious cocktails. Service didn't flow very well but overall would return for drinks and a small bite to eat

  • ((((( 17 November 2016 by Izzy Ashton from London, United Kingdom

    Delicious food, great service, interesting place. Imagine it would be more atmospheric in the evening!

  • (((** 17 November 2016 by Dimitar Georgiev from Sofia, Bulgaria

    excellent food, good service, reasonable prices, the disappointing fact was, that i was not able to order a la carte one of the dishes from the Coupon deal

  • ((*** 15 November 2016 by Gabriele Guarino from London

    The restaurant is nice. Cool atmosphere and accurate service. But it's too much expansive. Wine, especially. And 2 dishes were really not good at all.

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