Partial halal menu.
Some possible issues of cross-contamination, including with fried items.
Alcohol and music present at all sites.
Full breakdown
Menu
Ingredients
Locations

Assessment

Date of first inspection: 28/07/2023 | Last update: 22/01/2024 | Physical site inspected: Bow Bells House

Full Breakdown

General
Partial halal menu
Items that use halal meat marked on menu
Vegan & Gluten Free options available
All sites follow the same protocol
Possible areas of cross-contamination
Meat, Poultry & Seafood supply checks
Halal meats served:

  • Chicken
  • Beef
  • Prawn
  • Shrimp (in prawn crackers)
Soy Marinated Chicken Skewers

Chicken:

  • Slaughtered halal by a halal slaughter man, license no. 12458
  • Certificate available to view here
  • Raised/ Slaughtered in the UK
  • Stunned chicken
Chicken Wings:

Beef:

  • Certified by HQC (Halal Quality Control)
  • Beef raised and slaughtered in: Ireland
  • Beef likely stunned (awaiting confirmation)
Fish on menu:

  • Prawn
  • Shrimp
  • Haddock
Cross-contamination checks

SLIGHT risk of cross-contamination with non-halal meats:

Non-halal meats are:

  • Pork
  • Duck
Most items are made in their central kitchen
One item is made at a time, with equipment/ work surfaces subsequently wiped down and cleaned
In the restaurant, general care is taken to ensure no cross-contamination

Griddled beef gyoza cooked on same hot plate as other items, but usually on one side of the hot plate.

Hot plate is regularly cleaned.

Bun items are all steamed together in separate bamboo steamers.

There is a risk of pork items/non-halal items being steamed above halal ones.

Bamboo steamers are cleaned by hand thoroughly after usage.

Fried chicken items made in SAME fryer used for prawns and non-halal DUCK
Dishware washed using high temp industrial dishwasher
Alcohol
Alcohol sold on premises
All locations have a bar area
Parties are not required to not share tables
Non-alcoholic bar drinks available
Premises
All sites have bars/ alcohol on show
Music present at all sites
Simple decor with no profanities

menu

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ingredient clarifications

ItemIngredient to note
Spicy Mango SauceContains White vinegar
Prawn CrackersMade with shrimp which some sects deem haram
Seaweed SaladRice vinegar (water, rice, rice koji)
Ping Pong Padron PeppersChinkiang vinegar, light soy sauce
Sesame Dip (served with long stem broccoli)Soy Sauce, Alcohol
Ping Pong Chicken NoodlesSoy Sauce containing alcohol
Chicken Katsu CurryRice Vinegar

Map of locations & list of nearest places to pray

BranchNearest place to pray
SohoMuslim World League
SouthbankRoyal Festival Hall Prayer Room
St Katherine DocksTower Hamlets Mosque
Bow Bells HouseSt Bartholomews Hospital Prayer Room
St Christopher’s PlaceSelfridges Prayer Room

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