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Assa

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#7,862 of 18,184 Restaurants in London}
££ - £££Asian, Korean
53 St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8LH, England
+44 20 7240 8256
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Asian, Korean
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
53 St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8LH, England
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

As a korean person, i missed the authentic korean food and assa is the place to go. My daughters friend had introduced her to this place and i am so glad to have tried this place. Loved and brought back memories.

Thank kimseon
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Amazing food, friendly and very attentive staff! Food (pictures and videos on instagram travelwithkel.ig): food was delicious and very filling though I would recommend not getting spicy soup for the hotpot as the spice was intensified and unbearably hard to eat. Unless you're a big...More

Thank TravelWithKel
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Last time I went here with work colleagues, their music was just so loud and ponder in your head. I was reluctant to go again but my friends wanted to try it out. They were utterly disappointed. I'm not sure if this is how the...More

Thank SteIIa
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

My brother took me here after work - there was a line, and it took about 20 minutes. Definitely worth the wait, id probably wait an hour to eat here. We had a Korean hot pot, and despite the weather being more than hot, it...More

Thank Claire Y
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is always our favourite Korean. Good food, friendly and attentive staff. However everything was ruined by the deafening music. We could not talk to each other and felt like we were in a night club. I had an headache because of the horrible music...More

Thank Cindy N
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

A part from the loud music and the long waiting, everything here is just as you can dream: perfect food, efficient service and lovely atmosphere. Highly recommended

Thank bedtimeforandrew
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I have gone here about 4 times, during lunch. They served really good food. So decided to take work colleagues here for dinner. There was a 30 minute wait time which we didn't mind. Finally, it was our turn. The music was banging the walls...More

2  Thank SmritiLim
Reviewed 31 January 2017

One of the best Korean food in central London I've found so far. Delicious food and Korean staff were friendly, attentive and active. The prices are quite high but worth it. It's a good place to splurge.

Thank Mi-Thi N
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Authentic korean food! Decent price, has a lot on the menu to order from. Service is quick and good. Couldnt ask for more

Thank Vy V
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We tried here randomly on our day trip to London as I have been a big fan of hot and spicy Korean cuisines. We ordered spicy seafood hot pot for two. The broth is spicy and thihck and tasted very nice. The hot pot was...More

1  Thank holiwellyr
Nearby
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
...More
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$31
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 St Giles High Street, London WC2H 8LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7240 8256
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