OQO

OQO, 4-6 Islington Green, London, N1 2XA
NameOQO
TypeRestaurant
Location4-6 Islington Green, London, N1 2XA
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About

Modern Chinese tapas. Now thats new. Innovation is what this good-looking Islington bar and restaurant is all about. Minimalist design, inventive lighting and stunning photography create a great atmosphere. In full view, OQOs (pronounced oko) chefs prepare hot and cold tapas, while further down the stylish room experienced bar tenders prepare cocktails behind a 40-foot saffron-lit bar. Its so sexy, you want to run your fingers across it. Signature dishes include asparagus and minced prawn rolls, and tender monkfish in a coat of yellow curry. Steamed scallops with chilli-dressed tapioca pearls is a successful marriage of taste and texture. The interior is furnished with black leather OQO is the kind of cutting-edge place that makes London the best place to eat on the planet.

As sexy N1 venues go, OQO is a supermodel. It exudes so much cool that everyone that enters leaves with a bit rubbed off on them. It best suits business lunches/dinners, birthdays and get-togethers of up to 60 seated, 80 standing. Group menus are tailored to your needs and budget. Canapes and buffets range from £10 to £20 a head. A set three-course lunch costs just £12. Huge drinks choice the gorgeous granite bar stocks 100 different spirits, while an innovative cocktail list, ranging from classic Martinis and Mint Julep to house specials like Kiwi Champagne, secures a decadent crowd. Live music. Disabled facilities include access to the toilets. Open seven days a week.

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