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Superstar Korean BBQ, Tottenham Court Road

The lovely Lauren of Elle Bloggs kindly invited me to join her for dinner at Korean Superstar BBQ recently. It was in an area near Tottenham Court Road which I’d never been to before (St Giles) with quite a few restaurants and pubs. Useful to know now that I’m working just around the corner! I really didn’t know what to expect from a Korean BBQ, but was certainly intrigued! (I didn’t look up the menu beforehand as I like to be surprised!) The restaurant itself is hard to miss – it’s glass fronted all the way around with big hanging lights. We were seated at our table and found that the BBQ was actually in the middle of the table itself, inset into it. I’ve cooked food on hot stones in restaurants before but never quite like this. The waitress gave us some recommendations and we ended up ordering the following: To Drink Bok Bun Ja (raspberry wine) Raspberry Cocktail¬†&¬†Mango Cocktail To Eat Starters: Chilli Squid Yuk Hwae (beef tartare with pear and egg yolk) …