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Lahpet

4.5
4.5
5 Reviews
£25 and under
Burmese

Lahpet is a new and refreshing addition to London’s Asian food ensemble. We draw upon the very best of Burmese cuisine and are bringing to the fore a variety of exciting dishes, laden with flavour and texture, that have yet to embrace the inquisitive palates of London’s culturally diverse population.

Our goal is to make Burmese cuisine popular and accessible. Come and experience the unique flavours of Burma (Myanmar) in our stripped-back yet verdant and lively restaurant in London Fields.

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Menu

Fritters

all served with tamarind dip

  • Mandalay

    kidney bean & ginger

    • Two Piece£3.00
  • Shrimp & Watercress

    • One Piece£3.00
  • Sweetcorn

    • One Piece£2.00
  • Shan Tofu

    • Two Piece£3.00

Salads

  • Tea Leaf£9.00

    Lahpet Thohk

    • Fishcake£8.00

      Nga Phé Thohk

      • Tofu£8.00

        Tofu Thohk

        Mains

        • Fish Chowder (Mohinga)£12.00

          Catfish / lemongrass / rice vermicelli / split pea fritter / fishcake / egg

          • Pork & Mustard Green Curry (Wet Monyin Chin)£12.00

            Slow braised pork neck / ginger / star anise / peanuts

            • Hake Masala (Ngar Hin)£16.00

              Burmese masala / lemongrass rosti / spring onion / lime

              • King Prawn Curry (Bazun Hin)£15.00

                Tomato / tumeric / paprika / pae pote / spring onion / asparagus

                • Lamb & Lahpet (Thoe Tha & Lahpet)£14.00

                  Slow-cooked pulled lamb / pickled tea leaves / beans / baby carrots

                  • Bream with Pickled Ginger (Ngar Thanpya Paung)£16.00

                    Whole steamed bream / lime / greens

                    • Coconut Noodles with Chicken (Ohn-no Kauk Swé)£11.00

                      Chicken thigh / fresh egg noodles / shallots / egg / crispy noodle

                      • Braised Aubergine (Khayan Dhi Hnut)£10.00

                        Slow roasted curried aubergines / crispy garlic

                        • Tofu Nway£10.00

                          Shan tofu soup / pea shoots / rice noodles / sweet soya

                          Sides

                          • Plain Rice£2.50

                            • House Rice (Yellow Pea)£3.00

                              • Peashoots & Peanuts£3.50

                                • Balachaung (Crispy Shrimp Relish)£2.00

                                  Desserts

                                  • Poached Banana£7.50

                                    Coconut / jaggery crumble / ice cream

                                    • Ice Cream

                                      Lime & Ginger / Banana & Coconut

                                      • per scoop£2.00

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                                    What people are saying

                                    Overall ratings and reviews

                                    4.5
                                    4.5 based on all time ratings
                                    • 4.5Food
                                    • 4.1Service
                                    • 4.2Ambience
                                    • 4.0Value

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                                    92% of people would recommend it to a friend

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                                    1. OT

                                      OpenTable Diner

                                      New York Area

                                      4 reviews

                                      vip
                                      4.0

                                      4 reviews

                                      Dined on September 2, 2017

                                      overall4food4service4ambience4

                                      Enjoyed the meal - would return - but not exceptional.

                                    2. c

                                      cawo

                                      London

                                      1 review

                                      4.0

                                      1 review

                                      Dined on August 29, 2017

                                      overall4food4service4ambience4

                                      Great tasting food, especially the non-spicy dishes. Some of the portions were very small though, which was a bit disappointing.

                                    3. r

                                      ricochet

                                      London

                                      14 reviews

                                      3.0

                                      14 reviews

                                      Dined on August 26, 2017

                                      overall3food3service2ambience4

                                      Definitely worth checking out for the rarity of a Burmese restaurant in London. Tasty food; a little more punch to the flavours would add the wow factor. Service was just as relaxed as in Burma, at least! Not sure I'd have the Mohinga again (or would add more dried chillies and order the dried shrimp side as well), but will come back to try the Kauk Swe, and the Lahpet was pretty good.

                                    4. OT

                                      OpenTable Diner

                                      London

                                      2 reviews

                                      4.0

                                      2 reviews

                                      Dined on July 19, 2017

                                      overall4food5service2ambience3

                                      I can't fault the food, I enjoyed everything and we sampled a good selection of dishes on the menu. Sadly, although staff were helpful with the menu selection, the overall service was not so strong, particularly as we booked and we arrived to find that we didn't one! My other disappointment was the style that has been adopted in the restaurant. For me it looked like many other London restaurants and I felt I would have liked something a bit more authentic...

                                    5. OT

                                      OpenTable Diner

                                      London

                                      1 review

                                      5.0

                                      1 review

                                      Dined on July 13, 2017

                                      overall5food5service5ambience5

                                      A gem of a restaurant! Exceptional flavours from a place less known to the restaurant scene in London. Continue with the amazing work you are doing. A must visit for people who savour south and southeast Asian food.

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                                    Lahpet is rated 4.5 stars by 5 OpenTable diners

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