|Mon - Thurs||12:00 - 23:00|
|Fri - Sat||12:00 - 00:00|
|Sun||12:00 - 23:00|
|Budget||Splash The Cash (£40+)|
|Nearest Station||Charing Cross|
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Murakami is just a short walk from Charing Cross, Embankment, Leicester Square and Covent Garden Tube Stations
Takes bookings, Walk-ins welcome, Good for groups or parties and Table service
The restaurant’s emphasis is on a great value contemporary Japanese dining experience with incredible interior design. Murakami specialises in sushi, rolls, sashimi and their superb dishes from the robata grill that has been especially created for the restaurant. When entering the restaurant customers’ eyes are drawn to the 12 square metre living wall, a key focal point of the restaurant. The aesthetic plays homage to the five elements of Japanese philosophy, with fire from the robata grill, water from the selection of fresh fish served, earth from the stunning stoneware crockery sourced from Japan wind from the beautiful plants, and sky from the friendly and fun atmosphere.
The menu is a delight of Japanese cuisine including tempura, robatayaki, sushi and sashimi. Signature dishes include Yellowtail carpaccio with chili, ponzu and pickled garlic dressing, Smoked eel & avocado salad, Golden Dragon roll, Smoked eel with yuzu and tobiko roll and from the oven Baked scallops with broccoli and kimchi sauce. The delicious food will also be available for takeaway from the end of January. The restaurant has a dedicated sushi bar where customers can watch the expert chefs prepare the delicate nigiri and sashimi, seating six to eight people. Customers can also experience the delight and intensity of the robata grill with. What’s more, for those extra special occasions the restaurant also has a PDR which seats up to 40 people.
The cocktail selection also plays a central part in the dining experience, with the drinks pairing beautifully with the fantastic food utilising Japanese ingredients including sake and Nikka whisky.
Housed on the quaint but cool St. Martin’s Lane, Murakami delivers Japanese cuisine in a slick and sophisticated setting. You will find some of London’s usual favourites – sushi, sashimi and robata grill. These three themes have proven to be near unstoppable in recent times and Murakami carries the torch into Covent Garden. The restaurant is open until late 7-days-a-week and given it’s discreet location, is the perfect light-bite destination for an escape from the hustle and bustle of Covent Garden.