Chotto Matte


Chotto-Matte brings the energy of underground Tokyo to the streets of Soho. Located on the corner of Bateman and Frith St. Chotto-Matte brings together the best of Japanese and Peruvian cultures serving up high-quality Nikkei cuisine, colourful cocktails, and live music.

The ground floor includes an expansive cocktail lounge featuring a curved bar cut from lava stone from skilled mixologists shake up Nikkei-inspired Pisco, Sake & Japanese whisky cocktails. The bar also houses an extensive wine and spirits list with something for everyone.

When the sun shines, retractable glass walls expose the lounge to the street allowing guests to spill into Soho and take in the sights and sounds of the bustling neighbourhood. Adjacent to the bar is a raised dining area complete with 45-cover a-la-carte restaurant.

A spiral, burnt-timber staircase leads guests to the upper level which boasts an open Robata grill, sushi bar, and 155 cover dining room. The exposed Robata grill accommodates up to 15 guests and serves smoky Japanese BBQ such as Miso-marinated chicken, Grilled Octopus, Spiced fillet of beef and seasonal vegetables straight from grill to plate.

What's on


  • Splash the Cash £££
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • No Door Charge
  • None


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 1:30
Tuesday 12:00 1:30
Wednesday 12:00 1:30
Thursday 12:00 1:30
Friday 12:00 1:30
Saturday 12:00 1:30
Sunday 13:00 0:00



Chotto Matte, 11-13, Frith Street, W1D 4RB


West End

Nearest Station

Leicester Square (Tube)

Getting there

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Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
The Lava Room Private Room 50 70 - - -

The Lava Room is ideal for smaller, more stylish private events, accommodating up to 50 guests seated and 80 standing.

Guests can make sole use of a raised, semi private section of Chotto Matte's ground floor and enjoy use of a private cocktail bar with dedicated waiting  and bar staff on hand.

The space offers a versatlie set up, whether drinks and canapés or a seated meal, your guests can enjoy the unrivalled atmosphere of the lively bar area whilst maintaining privacy with a retractable slatted screen.

Totally free to book, our events team are on hand to tailor every detail of your event to suit.

The Lounge Venue Hire 50 80 - - -

Situated next to the cocktail bar and in sight of our resident DJ, The Lounge offers a comfortable space in a vibrant atmosphere. It is perfectly suited for small to medium sized informal events and cocktail parties. 

First Floor Dining Room Private Room 160 250 - - -

Perfect for larger events, Chotto Matte offers exclusive hire of the venue's first floor where your guests can enjoy front row seats to our vibrant live cooking experience, overlooking our famed robata grill and sushi bar.

Our team are on hand to tailor everything from scratch for your event.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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