Hakkasan - Hanway Place

8 Hanway Place, London, W1T 1HD +44 2081668454

(4.5)
Chinese
Average
Main Course £25
Food Spend £45
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Wednesday: 12:00 - 15:15 & 17:30 - 23:15
Thursday & Friday : 12:00 - 15:15 & 17:30 - 00:15
Saturday: 12:00 - 16:15 & 17:30 - 00:15
Sunday: 12:00 - 16:45 & 17:30 - 23:15

Great entrance. My mum was bowled over by how classy the whole thing felt and loved the drama of the setting.
When one of our party was late we felt pressured to order but he was particularly late.
Stunning food and wonderfully cocktails. A perfect birthday treat.

Steph Orde 8 August 2014
From London

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The original Hakkasan restaurant, Hakkasan Hanway Place is a Michelin-starred Chinese restaurant in Soho. Designed by Christian Liaigre, the glamorous dining room combines Chinese history, tradition and architecture.

Chinese cuisine from Executive Head Chef of the Hakkasan Group, Chef Tong Chee Hwee, is found on the Hakkasan menu. Strong Chinese and Cantonese influences are weaved through the authentic dishes, with innovative signature offerings including Peking duck with caviar and pancakes, or roasted silver cod with champagne and honey. The eclectic Taste of Hakkasan menu offers a journey through flavours, for between 2 and 7 people.

A 16-metre bar at Hakkasan restaurant in London showcases inventive Asian-inspired cocktails, which can be enjoyed at Ling Ling, the chic late lounge.

A weekly lunch event, ‘Dim Sum Sunday', is staged every Sunday from 12:00 until 17:00, and features sessions from Hakkasan’s resident DJ, Pathaan. Highlights include crispy duck salad, Chinese chive dumpling with prawn and crabmeat, crispy smoked duck and pumpkin puff, and grilled Chilean sea bass. The menu includes a cocktail from Hakkasan’s award-winning list to start, followed by a half bottle of Louis Roederer Champagne per person (a Magnum between 4 guests) and concludes with a digestive cocktail to enjoy with dessert.

With carved lattice screens and swathes of smooth dark English oak, Hakkasan Hanway Place in Soho offers a unique and intimate dining experience. Tottenham Court Road Tube Station is a 3-minute walk away.

Customer Reviews for Hakkasan - Hanway Place

4.5

(based on 254 reviews)

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(5)
19 August 2014 by Sandi-B from London
The restaurant is quite hidden, I almost missed it, as it was tucked away in the corner, but loved the inconspicuousness made it feel exclusive. We were greeted and seated quickly. The menu was clearly explained to us and drinks arrived quickly and in style. The duck salad starter it was delicious - very simple and fresh, but perfect as a starter. The mains were out of this world, the best Satay chicken, sea bass and egg friend rice that have eaten, vegetables made to perfection. Desert selection was extensive and perfectly presented. I was really impressed with the food and the service, I would definitely recommend it.
(3)
19 August 2014 by Ann Smith from Alton
We went for the £35 pp menu in the end but asked to swap the dim sum starter for the crispy duck salad starter instead as a friend had told us that that was good.
The chef said he could swap the starters but at an extra cost of £3 pp - making it £38 per head instead of £35 pp.
We initially thought that was okay as on the a la carte menu there is a £6 difference between the dim sum and crispy duck salad starters.
However the portion size of the crispy duck starter was very small and much smaller than if ordered off the a la carte menu. Barely a duck breast between the two of us.
It was a big disappointment.
In fact the portion sizes of the mains were tiny too, only the deserts were a reasonable size.
We left the restaurant hungry and a little annoyed as the price versus the portion sizes. We had barely a spoonful each of each of the main courses.
The service charge is also 13.5% as opposed to the usual 12.5%
(4)
16 August 2014 by DP from London
Amazing food - very god ambience.
(4)
12 August 2014 by Jayenthi Vijayenthiran from London
Excellent food and service however they brought out all the taster mains at the same time, unfortunately this meant 2 of the 4 taster mains we consumed were cold when we ate them.
(4)
9 August 2014 by Marisa Mason from Sittingbourne
We dined on the 3 courses for £35 offer. The food was delicious, the service discreet and attentive. We had a thoroughly enjoyable meal and would recommend to friends. We have wanted to go here for a while and we're not disappointed.
(5)
8 August 2014 by Steph Orde from London
Great entrance. My mum was bowled over by how classy the whole thing felt and loved the drama of the setting.
When one of our party was late we felt pressured to order but he was particularly late.
Stunning food and wonderfully cocktails. A perfect birthday treat.
(5)
7 August 2014 by Samantha Wells from London Borough of Camden
Lovely vegetarian menu options. Delicious jivarabomb pudding! Yum.
(4)
6 August 2014 by Laura Richards from London
Great ambience, service & food
(5)
5 August 2014 by Rhys Lenney from King's Lynn
Extremely good service where the waiting staff knew everything about the menu and food provided!
The food was exceptionally good, and this taster menu truly gave me new things to try.
(5)
5 August 2014 by Shireen Riley from London
Hakkasan completely lived up to its reputation! The service from front of house to the table service was welcoming, polite and swift without being pushy. The restaurant has loads of attentive staff greeting you as you make your way through the restaurant. The atmosphere is perfect - dimmed lighting and tables that are close together but yet feel private so you can talk freely without feeling that the table next to you is also part of the conversation.

We ate at Hakkasan using a booktable offer for £35 per person for three courses but never felt that our meal was under par. The selection of dim sum for the starter was light and extremely tasty; the selection of five tasting mains were well seasoned and well cooked; and the dessert could be chosen from their usual dessert. Everything was above average! The table service was not intimidating - every course was explained, our glasses regularly topped up and conversation with the staff was easy. We agreed to come back here even before the mains had arrived!

Brilliant evening overall!

Hakkasan - Hanway Place

8 Hanway Place, London, W1T 1HD

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Reservations: +44 2081668454
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