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) #4,137 of 17,849 Restaurants in London ££ - £££ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
6 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2AE, England
+44 20 7329 3254
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“katsu” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
6 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2AE, England
Neighbourhood: City of London
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although, i feel as if standards have slipped a little, I still seem to find that their chicken katsu curry is the best I have had. Its now my benchmark for any katsu curry. Also love the salad and pickles that come with it. Lovely...More

Thank G4R
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here a handful of times for lunch and each time the food and service has been spot on. The value for money is excellent especially if you get the lunch special on a Friday. Sushi, noodles soup, small salad and unlimited tea for...More

Thank kayv19
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Been at Ribon with friends several times and we are in love with the food! The dining area is accessible from a door next to the take away counter, the door will lead downstairs were one of the friendly ladies will show you to your...More

Thank InVenereVeritas
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I went here on a weekly basis when working in London. The food was excellent and the staff were really friendly and polite. Fast service, which is just what you need at lunchtime and consistently good food.

Thank maddydan
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place to go for lunch / dinner in this part of town. I've been going for 19years. The paintings on the wall are the icing on the cake.E njoy!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 January 2017

interior is tired and dated but you don't go to look at walls. friend hired entire venue on a Saturday and we ate drank and did karaoke. recommend a visit, will come back tottery more of the menu.

Thank markhuse87
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Been around a long time but still very good quality Japanese food at reasonable prices. Although the interior is a little tired the food and service is still excellent! I am impressed that they are able serve unni(sea urchin) in London as most places in...More

Thank Londonec1n
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A rare find in London. Independent, quirky, great food, fabulous food. Service is genteel and efficient. Art deeply quirky but strangely charming. Sashimi beautifully prepared, great value.

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I arrived for a few nights in London and went looking for somewhere for dinner. We accidentally stumbled across Ribon near Holborn Viaduct and found the way downstairs to this most delightful Japanese restaurant. We're not experts in this food genre but...More

Thank Across_aust
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Ribon isn't the most obvious place to find, hidden downstairs near Holborn Viaduct, and when you do get there, it's quite dated inside, but the food makes it all worth it. Husband calls here regularly for the 5-piece gunkan and I always try something different...More

Thank Lucy I
City of London
From its ancient past as a Roman trading outpost to
its 21st century status as the wealthiest square mile
in the world, the financial district known simply as
“The City” is one of London's most historic and
fascinating neighbourhoods. Here high rise office
towers such as Norman Foster’s Gherkin mingle with
Roman ruins and architectural marvels from virtually
every era in between, including Christopher Wren's
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
11:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > City of London
  • Neighbourhood: City of London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7329 3254