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Aster delivers Nordic delicacies from the growing dining quarter of Victoria.
Another venue from D&D London, the restaurant is splashed across two floors: a cafe with a deli for a more casual dining experience and a sit-down restaurant serving delicious Nordic dishes. There's also a terrace to enjoy more al fresco dining. If the food strikes a particularly good chord during dinner, be sure to check out the food store to take some of the ingredients home with you.
The cafe serves smaller bites, such as cured salmon on rye sandwiches and traditional cinnamon pastries. The restaurant will focus on Nordic delicacies complimented by classic French dishes, with hearty dishes like traditional meatballs a la Lindstrom with capers and beets. And if you'd like to battle the cold like a true Nord, try their fish roe and blini tasting menu, which is served with a selection of vodka and aquavit.
- Happily Affordable ££
- Background Music
- Rooftop Terrace
- No queues normally
Aster, Nova, 150 Victoria Street, SW1E 5LB