The Ninth

The Ninth

Modern European | Soho, Fitzrovia, Covent Garden

Jun Tanaka Fitzrovia venture is a French/Mediterranean neighbourhood style restaurant which uses fine dining cheffing techniques but with a more casual feel. There's a mix of small plates and larger dishes, with a Michelin touch.

Test Drive

Test Driving The Ninth - Jun Tanaka's first solo restaurant
It's the ninth restaurant on his CV but the first with him in charge - we try Jun Tanaka's new spot on Charlotte Street 
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Restaurant details

22 Charlotte Street, London W1T 2NB
Nearest tube: 
  • Goodge Street
  • Tottenham Court Road
Telephone number: 020 3019 0880
Michelin star 1 Michelin star

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22 Charlotte Street, London W1T 2NB


Critic reviews - total score 8 out of 10

Critics' score: 9
Grace Dent Evening Standard
Reviewed by May 19, 2016
"The Ninth has some of the best food I’ve eaten this year. This is fine, satisfying, perilously rich and almost faultless." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Jay Rayner Observer Estimated score
Reviewed on May 01, 2016
"But there is a precision and, at times, an understated brilliance to this restaurant which does set it apart. Let’s put it this way: I don’t think Tanaka need move on to his 10th establishment any day soon." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 6
Richard Ehrlich Time Out
Reviewed on December 04, 2015
"Tanaka has a genius for making every ingredient taste as good as it possibly can and creates complex harmonies on the plate." READ REVIEW

Critics' score: 8
Anon Olive Magazine
Reviewed on December 09, 2015
"The Ninth brings an exciting mix of French-Mediterranean classics with a unique, modern twist. " READ REVIEW