Whether it's a bigger than usual get together or a whole family affair, we can host larger groups up to fifty!
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Nanban means ‘southern barbarian,’ a term that was once used to describe the first European visitors to Japan many centuries ago. At Nanban we celebrate the barbaric side of Japanese cuisine, spotlighting Japanese dishes of foreign origin and incorporating the international flavours of Brixton Market into our unique brand of Japanese soul food.

Many of our dishes can be made vegetarian, vegan, low-gluten/gluten- free or Halal; if you have any allergies or other dietary requests please tell your server who will be happy to advise you.

Private Hire @ Nanban

Book our entire first floor for private events for up to 50 people. Whether it's a company function, family gathering, reunion, or celebration, Nanban offers the perfect environment, with its floor-to-ceiling iron windows and beautiful terrazzo floor, housed in a lovingly restored 1921 dining room.

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Lunch from £7

Our lunch ramen takes you back to basics – just hearty broth, slippery slurpable noodles, and a few simple toppings – feel free to add more! Full ramen dishes also available as well us other lunchtime special mains.

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Book a table online now, it's free with instant confirmation* for two to twelve guests.

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Gift Vouchers

Now you can treat yourself, family or friends to a Nanban gift voucher.

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Happy Hour

Enjoy happy hour on selected cocktails, beers, wines and spirits every day from 5pm - 7pm.

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Southern Gas is currently fitting new gas pipes in Coldharbour Lane. Vehicle access is limited therefore you are advised to find parking in an adjacent road. Nanban is operating as normal and will not affect your enjoyment with us.