Wagamama Putney

50-54 Putney High Street , London, SW15 1SQ

SquareMeal Review of Wagamama Putney

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

Putney Station 342m

Putney Bridge Tube Station 541m

Address

Address: 50-54 Putney High Street , London SW15 1SQ

Area: Putney Roehampton

Opening times

Mon-Sun 12N-11pm (Sun -10pm)

Nearby Landmarks

Odeon Cinema Putney 111m

Putney Bridge 282m

Details

Telephone: 020 8785 3636

Website:

Cuisine: Japanese

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