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Sticks'n'Sushi

  • Restaurants
  • Covent Garden
  • 3 out of 5 stars
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Time Out says

3 out of 5 stars

A Covent Garden branch of the Danish sushi and yakitori chain.

Sticks ’n’ Sushi is an uber-chic Danish sushi chain with a whopping 133 pictures on its equally stylish menu, each more beautifully composed than the last. And the decor at this, its Covent Garden branch, is almost as photogenic: all exposed brick and dark wood panelling, the ground floor is spacious and high-ceilinged, with sleek bar seating downstairs.

But does the food here taste as good as everything looks? Well… the yakitori (that’s the ‘sticks’ part) really does. A miso-marinated black cod skewer came wonderfully sticky and sweet on the outside, falling from the stick in succulent flakes. There was also a lovely, delicate dish of fried artichoke. The sushi, though, was a little disappointing. Prawn maki came filled with bland, soggy tempura; the sashimi was fridge-cold. If you go here, you might want to stick to the superb sticks. You’ll also want to steal one of those menus. That I promise.

Kitty Drake
Written by
Kitty Drake

Details

Address:
11 Henrietta Street
London
WC2E 8PY
Transport:
Tube: Covent Garden or Leicester Square tube
Price:
Dinner for two with drinks and service: around £110.
Opening hours:
Open noon-11pm Mon-Sat; noon-10pm Sun.
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