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The Japanese Canteen  

 
 
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83 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V 6NU
 
 
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Mon to Fri 11.30am-8pm
 

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The original Japanese Canteen opened its doors in St John's Street, Islington, in 1995 and was one of the first Japanese restaurants to offer inexpensive and accessible canteen style dining in London. The success of this venture led to the first takeaway canteen which opened in Thayer Street, W1 in 1997. There are now have several Japanese Canteen shops throughout the city bringing traditional Japanese dishes including sushi, bento boxes and dumplings to the lunchtime crowd.

 

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Holborn Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Chancery Lane Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Farringdon Rail
 
12 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Bloomsbury Square Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Drury Lane NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Rosewood London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £350  24% off
252 High Holborn, WC1V | 1 minute from The Japanese Canteen
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61 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A | 3 minutes from The Japanese Canteen
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Lincoln's Inn Fields, 36- 38 Kingsway, Holborn, London WC2B | 3 minutes from The Japanese Canteen
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99 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from The Japanese Canteen
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95-97 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from The Japanese Canteen
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240 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from The Japanese Canteen
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Japanese Canteen, 24 Old Gloucester Street, WC1N | 4 minutes from The Japanese Canteen
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252 High Holborn, Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V | 1 minute from The Japanese Canteen
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The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 5 minutes from The Japanese Canteen
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Treasury Office, Holborn, London WC2A | 4 minutes from The Japanese Canteen
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