Machiya is located in Piccadilly Circus and serves traditional dishes such as kara-age, tsukune, unaju and wagyu beef katsu. They also have a great drink selection, including Japanese whiskeys, beers, fruit sake and hot tea, including Sencha green tea and Genmaicha - toasted rice green tea.

They offer customers an authentic taste of Japanese patisseries such as matches mille crepe and chocolate yuzu cheesecake, just check out their selection on their menu. They also have a large selection of whole cakes for celebrations available to pre-order for collection or dine-in.

Open all day from noon until late, their restaurant is also available for Christmas parties, large corporate events and any celebrations.


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Taking Bookings
  • None
  • Smart Casual, Dress to impress


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 23:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 21:45
Tuesday 12:00 23:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 21:45
Wednesday 12:00 23:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 21:45
Thursday 12:00 23:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 21:45
Friday 12:00 23:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 21:45
Saturday 12:00 23:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 21:45
Sunday 12:00 22:00 Kitchen open from 12:00 until 20:45



Machiya, 5, Panton Street, SW1Y 4DL



Nearest Station

Piccadilly Circus (Tube)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Japanese, Asian, Afternoon Tea and International food.

  • A word from the chef:

    We have worked hard to provide authentic tasting and reasonably priced Japanese cuisine alongside a few special dishes such as our renowned wagyukatsu.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
Basement Bar Basement Space 30 40 - £1000 £2000

Our basement bar is a perfect space for larger groups - from casual business lunches, celebratory dinners or even after work drinks the place is fully flexible to accommodate all types of request. We are also able to provide a dedicated bartender and mixologist on request. 




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

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Customer Reviews (157)

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Machiya Soho - London Japanese Restaurant Review

It's 6:45pm and the rain is pouring as we scurry across Leicester Square and duck down behind the Prince of Wales Theatre in search of warming food and hopefully a few good sake cocktails. I haven't tried a good Japanese restaurant in ages, so was excited to see what Machiya had to offer up. In addition…

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