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Sen Nin Japanese Teppanyaki & Sushi Restaurant - Islington

206 Upper Street, London, N1 1RQ

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Main course: £15
Food spend: £30
Opening hours
Monday - Thursday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 17:00 - 23:00
Friday - Sunday: 12:00 - 23:30

Very tasty, delicious food, happy waitresses, all fab!!!!

Katie O brien 11 November 2016
from Islington

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With a central kitchen in view of the diners, Sen Nin Islington is a vibrant and contemporary venue serving authentic teppenyaki and sushi dishes, as well as classics from the robata grill. From the bar, sample a range of cocktails, sake, Japanese beers and international wines.

Serving traditional sushi, sashimi and tempura, the Sen Nin menu also offers an array of modern pan-Asian flavours. Try the aromatic prawn panang curry with lemongrass and fresh coriander, or from the robata grill, opt for black cod wrapped in a hoba leaf served with a ginger stick and caramelised lime. Wagyu beef with grilled mushrooms and wasabi sauce leads the teppenyaki options, whilst the sushi platter and grill platter showcase the wide range of expertly prepared dishes.

With natural stone walls and ambient lighting, Sen Nin restaurant is a sleek venue for Japanese fine dining. Serving Japanese-inspired cocktails as well as chilled and hot sake, the stylish bar adds to the glamour.

In one of London’s most vibrant areas, Sen Nin sits on Upper Street in Islington. Highbury and Islington Train Station is a 5-minute walk away.

Sen Nin Japanese Teppanyaki & Sushi Restaurant - Islington

206 Upper Street, London, N1 1RQ

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Customer reviews for Sen Nin Japanese Teppanyaki & Sushi Restaurant - Islington

4 ((((* (based on 25 reviews)
76% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (14)
  • value (8)
  • entertainment (7)
  • large parties (7)
  • lunch (4)
  • romantic (4)
  • trendy (4)
  • afternoon tea (1)
  • al fresco (1)
  • business (1)
  • private dining (1)
  • ((*** 3 April 2017 by Gemma Taylor from London

    Value for money is lacking.

  • (((** 16 February 2017 by Monika Kuprescenka from London

    The food was a bit overpriced but good. There was cold inside and we froze.

  • ((((( 30 January 2017 by Livia Szappan from Islington

    SO Good

  • ((((( 11 November 2016 by Katie O brien from Islington

    Very tasty, delicious food, happy waitresses, all fab!!!!

  • (((** 1 November 2016 by Helena Horsburgh from London

    The food was decent quality but not outstanding. For the price of the Sunday sushi buffet (£12.95) you can't really complain, though! There was a range of different sushi options as well as katsu curry and noodles. The staff were very friendly throughout.

  • ((*** 27 September 2016 by Man from London

    A group of us went to Sen Nin on a Saturday evening and dined at the teppanyaki table. It was not a good experience. We waited 20 minutes before we could sit at the table as the previous group over ran. Service was very slow. It was over an hour after our original booked time before we had any food served. The starters were cold by the time they were served and not nice. The chef however was very good and the main course was perfectly cooked and very tasty. Overall it was good value for money with the set menu and unlimited proseco deal. However, the slow service and the long wait really spoiled the evening for us and we won't be returning.

  • ((((( 6 September 2016 by Natasha Swan from London

    Fantastic experience, lots of fun and the food was really tasty too! Staff were excellent at catering to our needs too, very friendly.

  • ((((( 4 September 2016 by Polly Keeler from London


  • ((((( 3 August 2016 by Stacie Marsden from London

    I booked dinner here for myself and 3 friends, we wanted a relaxed environment for a girly catch up. The offer was too good to miss however, I was leaving the food to chance as none of us had dined here in the past. Thankfully the risk paid off, the food was amazing, the service was great and we generally had a fabulous time. Thank you for a great night, I would definitely return.

  • (((** 1 May 2016 by Emi Sotiriou from London Borough of Islington

    Too loud

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