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Noodle Inn 25 Oxford Street, London, W1D 2DW 020 7287 5953 www.innnoodle.co.uk Tube: Tottenham Court Road The Cost & Date: Tuesday December 16th 2008 for lunch :: £20.90 for 2. Food & Drink: For appetizers, we had steamed pork & chive dumplings (you get four, we had eaten two in the photo). I had a duck la-mian soup (above), and my friend had a pork/chai siu la-mian soup. We also had some tea. Setting: Small,…

My Old Place: Authentic Northern Chinese 88 Middlesex Street London, E1 7EZ 020 7247 2200 Tube: Liverpool Street Station, Aldgate The Cost & Date: Thursday 20th November 2008 :: £65 for 5. Food & Drink: We had soup, lamb on skewers, pig's feet, fried crab, celery- mushroom- shrimp stir fry, this other dish I can't remember and white rice of course. We had aloe vera for a drink. Setting: Laid back Chinese style. No place…

Las Iguanas 36-38 Dean Street Soho London W1D 4PS www.iguanas.co.uk 0207 494 4716 Tube: Tottenham Court Road, Leicester Square, Picadilly Circus The Cost & Date: Tuesday, 11 November 2008 Dinner. £44.10 (with 12.5% service charge) for two, me and my friend M. Food & Drink: We just made right as happy hour ends which meant we had two Caipirhnas for the price of one. Rioja Chorizo for a starter; we each ordered the paella and…

Sushi Hiroba 50-54 Kingsway (near Holborn station) London WC2B 6EP www.sushihiroba.co.uk/ +44(0)20 7430 1888 The Cost & Date: Lunch for 2 was £12ish. Dinner for 4 was £50ish I think. Food & Drink: For the lunch session, I had salmon maki. For dinner, I had the soba noodles. Tap water for drinks. Setting: Nice decoration. I like the ladies washroom. The sushi bar has revolving mechanism. Service: Nothing to complain or rave about. Story: Both…

This is my first restaurant review on the blog. I have always wanted to try this out, and now I've moved to London where there are restaurants aplenty and a large possible population to go to them. A few warnings first: I can be a harsh towards eating places. It is not so much that I am picky of food, but I did not grow up going out a lot. While it is not that…