Koji

4.5
467 reviews
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Japanese
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KOJI. is a vibrant & contemporary Japanese restaurant where friends can meet & enjoy the delicate & elegant cuisine of Japan with the freshness & spicy punch of Peru. Slices of wild sea bass splashed with fresh lime, the freshest nigiri & sashimi collaborated by Japanese robata grilling of the freshest artisianal ingredients can be shared together or enjoyed at the sushi bar. At Koji's elegant cocktail bar you can sip cocktails made by the Koji. bartenders who are all traditionally trained and produce some of the best classic cocktails in London. Koji. has a sophisticated glamorous yet relaxed atmosphere, it is possible to have a light snack at the cocktail bar or eat from the Koji. a la carte menu at the sushi bar or in the restaurant.
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SM
London
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food. The spicy tuna and crispy rice is amazing.

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PG
London
7 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Great food. Brilliant ambience... but way too expensive. There are japanese at this level that are 30% cheaper.

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CV
London
1 review
Dined on 9 March 2019
Overall 3food 5service 4ambience 4

Food was really nice and very good service from the waiter (not the maitre). However, feel it is too expensive. Went for dinner with my wife an 10y old son, no wine and one desert, and paid 230 pounds! I have paid less in a few Michelin star restaurants.

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JK
London
15 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a treat and always great food. Start with cocktails - some of the best in town. The food is fab - fresh and so tasty. The ceviche zings, tempuras are light and crisp and the meat perfectly cooked.

Favourites are still the black cod, small battered prawns and Spicy lamb.

It can get noisy at the weekend but we love the buzz. Service is excellent and superb front of house (Denisa).

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HP
London
5 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Highly recommended but not cheap. Food and service was impeccable but for the area is very expensive.

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BH
London
1 review
Dined on 23 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Really lovely food and great atmosphere. I booked the table to celebrate my B-Day with few of my friends and had such a great time!

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 19 February 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

This is a lovely restaurant and delicious food. Pretty pricey though!

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RS
London
2 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food and service was outstanding! Would definitely recommend.

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BJ
London
21 reviews
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Smart funky restaurant with delicious food and nice ambiance.

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 15 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A very nice restaurant and would definitely book again. Staff are very helpful and the food was so nice.

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MK
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 4

Food was delicious but various things on the menu were not available.

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F
London
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Good food and service
Bit pricey though

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m
London
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

We had an excellent time. The food was fantastic and service outstanding.
It is not cheap, but the quality of the food really stood out

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Miami
2 reviews
Dined on 8 February 2019
Overall 2food 2service 1ambience 4

Been coming since before it changed its name. Had a bad experience last time but thought we’d give it another go as we live round the corner. Very poor service. Barman’s opening line was “we’re busy, so be quick.” Reasonable food but way overpriced. Little wonder it’s dead outside of the weekends.

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G
London
1 review
Dined on 7 February 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Overpriced! Not all dishes are good xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 2 February 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I brought my boyfriend for his birthday and, as usual, food was divine, service was fabulous and staff always go the extra mile.
Very kind of them to give us a carafe for free and some birthday truffles! Wish I could visit every week *

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 26 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely fantastic from start to finish!

The service was impeccable, the food equally as good and the wine list extensive!

To add to this, it’s just about on our door step!

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Y
London
1 review
Dined on 25 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Happy to discover this gem!
Went here after being recommended and we loved it! Great Friday night atmosphere, very attentive and helpful staff,our waiter gave us the best suggestions regarding our needs.The food was outstanding, the sashimi and chilled appetizers top quality and beautifully presented, and robata grill just speechless!
The cocktails are the best we had so far!
We will definitely go back soon, Koji become our favourite!

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 25 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everytime we have guests in London or we want to spoil our slef to good sushi we go to Koji! The ambiance makes you feel like you are out in Mayfair, but still in the comfort of your home neighbourhood. Food is fantastic and so is service!

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KS
London
1 review
Dined on 22 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent food and service. Definitely are going back soon. Highly recommended.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 16 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was amazing and the atmosphere was fantastic. We were very well looked after. I would definitely come back again

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OT
London
1 review
Dined on 10 January 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great place but

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AR
London
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 2ambience 4

Excellent sushi to rival many of the best places to have Japanese cuisine around London, plus a great atmosphere. Our waiter was slightly intrusive though, and insisted clearing our table up every 5/10 mins, as well as disrupting conversation to constantly ask how our food was. All in all a great restaurant but I think the waiters should be told to be more mindful of the guests at times.

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W
1 review
Dined on 4 January 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Friday night at Koji was out of this world - such a fun, energetic and friendly place to be and the staff are so warm and engaging. Occasionally, fine dining restaurants can lack a little personality, but Koji have the balance down to a t…We’re not local to Parsons Green but friends of ours had been raving about it - whether you are local to the area or not, Koji is beyond doubt worth the pilgrimage! The food is fantastic, incredibly fresh and so elegantly presented. The wine list is fantastic too – not just your typical 'go-to's'! Thank you to everyone in the team - can't wait to come back!

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MH
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on 2 January 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

Truly excellent food. The quality of sushi and presentation of dishes is top notch. Pricing is about 20% over the top however and service is not seamless.

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n
London
1 review
Dined on 31 December 2018
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

the worst experience in table service. The waiters weren't so bad but the lady at the front who was doing the seating was absolutely rude. Even though we had made a reservation, we had specified the arrival time, spoken during the day to the manager to confirm the number of people, she insisted that she needed 10-20 min to decide which table to put us on(we were a table or 3): this is when there was only 1 table occupied in the whole restaurant. She simply couldn't decide, hadn't read the notes on any of the reservations and was completely unprepared. She looked at the screen for 10-15 min while we are standing next to her waiting. This is absolutely unacceptable at a restaurant with such prices. She ruined our dinner by providing a very arrogant attitude. The worst part is that she said that because the restaurant is very 'exclusive' and they were so busy this waiting for a table was normal, albeit the restaurant was pretty much empty. Very sad that she ruined the dining experience from the start. Unfortunate, indeed.

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IL
London
143 reviews
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

smart pan-Asian restaurant in PG. quite pricey but rather good. Nice cocktails.

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GL
London
5 reviews
Dined on 20 December 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I love this place! A top west end restaurant in the heart of Parsons Green

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SP
London
2 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

Not our best visit, feel that the food quality was not as good as on previous visits. Still probably too expensive for the area also.

The DJ turning up the volume was an issue as our table was under a speaker making it hard to hear what others were saying.

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JB
London
34 reviews
Dined on 7 December 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Excellent delicious food & good attentive service thanks

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AB
London
18 reviews
Dined on 30 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We go often to Koji . Wonderful food and good service

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a
London
15 reviews
Dined on 27 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Despite a bit of a delay with pudding - the food, service and atmosphere were fantastic - extremely efficient, friendly service without being on top of you. Delicious food - will definitely come again.

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R
London
11 reviews
Dined on 22 November 2018
Overall 2food 3service 2ambience 1

I was rather disappointed with Koji. The food is fine, although the tempura batter was heavier than it should have been. The dishes arrived completely randomly which is a bit annoying. It is eye-wateringly expensive for what it is, which is a fairly unremarkable take on Japanese food. The best bit of the menu is the puddings, which were really good.
Unfortunately the acoustics are appalling and conversation virtually impossible if you are on one of the larger tables. It might be okay if you are just two, but we were group of five and wanted to talk, but really couldn’t. We couldn’t even hear what the waiter was saying. We are unlikely to go back.

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t
London
2 reviews
Dined on 21 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Best Japenese food I've eaten for ages...... We were a group of four and found the service excellent; we were very looked after in comfortable surroundings.

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a
London
7 reviews
Dined on 17 November 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

We were there when Koji had a monthly DJ, really enjoyable evening, great to be able to have a dance.

Food is really good, service is excellent & atmosphere is so friendly.

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WN
London
1 review
Dined on 17 November 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 5

The decor is fantastic with very presentable service staff. Great atmosphere for a Saturday night date. The food was spot on and I would highly recommend Koji purely on that basis. However, I did have two grievances. Firstly, the taco's are criminally undersized. Secondly, my bill had an additional item on it for £54 which I did not order. Luckily this was effortlessly rectified.

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FM
London
1 review
Dined on 11 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

We needed a bit of help choosing for 8 people with such an extensive menu but the waiting staff were helpful and patient and looked after us consistently well all evening! Fairly pricey but worth it and a request for a Birthday surpise with a candle was immediately accepted and much appreciated - we will be back :-)

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JB
London
34 reviews
Dined on 10 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Delicious cocktails & food. Great service. One dish delivered in error but didn’t matter. Only v slight grumble was at the VERY loud next door table birthday celebration - we moved to the bar area to finish our meal & drinks.

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JR
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on 10 November 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

Very nice Japanese food with a good ambiance ... but slightly too loud music!

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Hawaii
1 review
Dined on 4 November 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very quick service, loved it!

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