Wagamama Lexington Street

10a Lexington Street , London, W1F 0LD

SquareMeal Review of Wagamama Lexington Street

Credited with bringing the Japanese noodle bar into the mainstream, Wagamama still does exactly what it says on the tin. The menu is dominated by noodles – mostly wok-fried or in broth – & portions are generous throughout. It’s not expensive, either: classic yaki soba, a heaped, glistening plate of wheat noodles tossed with shrimp, chicken, sprouts, scallions, & pink slivers of Japanese pickle, weighs in at a mere £7.60. Mains represent the best value for the hard-up, but for flavour & innovation make room for sides & puddings. A newish dish of glazed chicken wings is a savoury, sticky, smoky treat, while the creamy cheesecake topped with tart Japanese cherries – also new to the menu – is a terrific way to end a meal. Seating is at long, communal tables & service is efficient – too efficient for some, who find the practice of delivering dishes in no particular order an irritation.

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Nearby Tube/Rail Stations

Piccadilly Circus Tube Station 235m

Leicester Square Tube Station 415m

Address

Address: 10a Lexington Street , London W1F 0LD

Area: Soho

Opening times

Mon-Sat 11.30am-11pm Sun 12N-10pm

Nearby Landmarks

Piccadilly Theatre 110m

Lyric Theatre 126m

Details

Telephone: 020 7292 0990

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Cuisine: Japanese

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