Yen Oriental Restaurant (Glasgow) : Review

28 Tunnel Street
Glasgow G3 8HL

V: 13th July 2018      T:  0141 847 0110    W: glasgowrotunda.com/yen/

Child Friendly: Yes (well behaved kids)      Accepts: Cash & Card


I spotted that Yen did an “all you can eat” Sushi night which cost around £18 per person (excluding drinks) so I thought lets try it as I love Sushi.

I have never been here so this was my first time, and on entering its very nice inside.

The waitress tried to explain how it works, but still I was a little confused and just crossed many boxes. When she saw it, she then explained again which made sense…so….

You get 7 rounds to order food (not really all you can eat, but you should be full by at least round 4 or 5).

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I only managed 2 rounds, but the first was a big one as I got a lot.

The Food…

This was a lot of Sushi and very very filling, the last part for me Maki I didnt really enjoy that much but I did really like the hot food and the Nigiri.

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Presentation : 5
Value for Money : 4

Overall

Overall I cant really fault here, was it value for money….for me no but if you get more Sushi then yes it is!!!

The sushi was all very fresh, and very tasty so if you love a lot of sushi then check out the unlimited sushi nights at Yen.

Review Scores – 

  • Atmosphere : 3.5
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu Choice : 5
  • Service : 4
  • Food : 5
  • Value for Money: 4
  • Overall : 4

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Temaki (Glasgow) : Review

113 Hope Street
Glasgow G2 6LL

V: 16th February 2018     T:  0141 248 1869     W:temakiglasgow.co.uk

Child Friendly: Yes (well behaved kids)      Accepts: Cash & Card


It has been ages since I was last here, and it was about time I came back for some Temaki love.

Temaki is known for the Sushi Burrito, and this is what I wanted to have again on my return visit.

I knew this visit I would get the same Sushi Burrito again, as it is just too good not to well for me. I would also try another side dish with this, and see how it was but this would be chosen on arrival.

The Food…

Starter

Sushi Burrito (Volcano) £8.50
Tuna, Avocado, Cheese

As I mentioned at the start of this post, I have had this before but I wanted it again and hoped that it was as good as I remember.

OH MY GOD!!! this for me was really good!! Every bite was packed with amazing flavours, and really nice textures.

This is something I could easily have two off, and look forward to having again.

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Presentation : 5
Value for Money : 5

Chicken Goyza £3.00

I opted to try this, as the burrito is cold and thought lets try something warm.

I am glad I tried this dish, as it was very nice my only complaint would be I wish there was more but that’s only due to how good it was mmmm

The flavours were really good, and the sauce that was over them just added that extra mmm

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Presentation : 5
Value for Money : 5

Overall

Right guys if you haven’t been here check them out, well that’s it your a Sushi fan.

Very happy I went back, and thanks again to everyone at Temaki was great to see you again and have a chat.

Review Scores – 

  • Atmosphere : 5
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu Choice : 5
  • Service : 5
  • Food : 5
  • Value for Money: 5
  • Overall : 5

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3rd Visit to Nam Tuk Tram Stop (West End, Glasgow) : Review

Nam Tuk Tram Stop : Sign

2 Partick Bridge Street
Glasgow G11 6PL

V: 5th November 2017      T:  0141 357 0330  W: namtuk.co.uk

Child Friendly: Yes (well behaved kids)      Accepts: Cash & Card


This is becoming a home from home for me…

Back again and back to try some more food, this time I didn’t really know what to order so I decided to just randomly select a few items.

Something I have not mentioned in my previous reviews is that there is music playing in the background, this is being played at a nice level which for me is good as I hate going anywhere and need to shout across the table.

The Food…

Sushi Taco 6.95
Raw fish, cucumber, avocado, radish, rice, mayonnaise

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Today I decided to pick something random, and this was the first dish that caught my eye.

On arrival I thought wow big dish but hey I can eat a lot so I didn’t mind.

This was very nice and very filling, the flavour was very good. I will say I think there was a wasabi vinegar used on top of this? I could be wrong but for me it was overpowering and the flavour of the fish was slightly lost.

I would get this again, but maybe ask to use a little less wasabi or whatever it was that was giving it a strong flavour for me. If your a wasabi fan then you will love this.

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 4
Presentation : 5

Green Chicken Curry £5.95
Spicy green chicken curry, green beans, fresh chilli, sweet basil

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I was recommended this at the end of my last visit to Nam Tuk, by the waitress as she said it would suit me more as I prefer sweet dishes.

So today I ordered it to see how it was.

I ordered this with the Egg Fried rice which I loved on my last visit.

This was very very good, very nice flavours and had a nice subtle sweet taste to it which was perfect for me.

Portion Size : 5
Flavour : 5
Presentation : 5

Overall

What can I say so far all visits have been perfect, I have no complaints and loved trying these new dishes.

I did see they did some shots, and a few other dishes did catch my eye so I will try these next time

See you soon Nam Tuk

Review Scores – 

  • Atmosphere : 5
  • Staff : 5
  • Menu : 5
  • Service : 5
  • The portion sizes & taste : 5
  • Value for money: 5
  • Overall : 5

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