Tawana Oriental Supermarket

Tawana is very excited to offer you the one-stop-shop for all your Oriental cuisine needs. Whether it be the need to prepare a truly authentic 5 course meal from various individual ingredients or just to pick up a freshly readymade meal on the way to work or home, Tawana Oriental Supermarket has all one could ever need to indulge in mouthwatering Oriental dishes, all under one roof!

Established in the heart of the Notting Hill area for more than 25 years and in the Plaistow area for 20 years, Tawana Oriental Supermarket has be providing locals and those from around the London area with only the finest ingredients the Orient has to offer, direct from the Orient. We guarantee that you will find everything that you require for that perfect meal all on our shelves. If not then we will make sure to stock the most rare and obscure items next time you visit. It's no wonder that we have been pleasing our loyal customers for more than 20 years running and we aim to keep that going no matter what our customers request of us!

Our friendly and knowleadgable staff are always here ready to listen to your specific needs and enlighten you with the the art that is Oriental cuisine. They will be able to guide you through which ingredients you will need and the ones to avoid to create that sumptuous dish that will not only impress you but also those wanting to get a taste of what wonders you will master. Or if you are of the reserved character why not pick up one of our wide selection of Oriental cooking books to assist you in a step-by-step process. All one needs is a sense of adventure and the quintessential Oriental spirit!

Walk through our doors and we guarantee you that you will spend much a longer time inside than you first anticipated. You'll be wanting explore all the possiblities Oriental cuisine has to offer!


Thai is our specialty! If you need anything that has to do with Thai food then you will definatley find it at Tawana.

This is not a pompous, exagerated statement, but merely a statment from a business with more than 20 years in providing Thai food to the UK. Believe us when we say "We know Thai food".

Coconut milk, Thai curry pastes and oil, Jasmine rice and twice weekly direct from Thailand fresh fruits and vegetables such as lemon grass, basil leaves, and Thai Aubergines, chilli's, corriander are just a tiny selection of what we have to offer to make your Thai meal the ultimate one.


If you are cooking Chinese they why not cook with the best ingredients and sauces from the best known brands such as Amoy and Lee Kum Kee. For the numerous and complex dishes Chinese Cuisine has we stock for all of them.

From Szechuan to Hoisin and Oyster to Black Bean, the variery is endless!


When you are feeling adventurous to make Japanese food we at Tawana stock all the essential ingedients to make the traditional Japanese dish.

Whether it be the the best dried seaweed to wrap your sushi in or the second-to-none Kikkoman soy sauce to season them with, we gurantee to stock only the most authentic brands from Japan.

We also have the perfect sake's to top it all off!