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Breaking news

23 September 2020: an impassioned blog post announces "The Final Curtain" for the resataurant due to the trials and tribulations of COVID-19: see https://kojcheltenham.co.uk/blog/2020/9/23/the-final-curtain. A loss for the town.

Harden's says

2012 MasterChef finalist Andrew Koj has spent the past five years working towards opening his own restaurant; after crowdfunded investment, here it is - the eponymous Koj, a no-sushi Japanese venture that draws on his half-Japanese heritage.

survey result

Summary

£45
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Fantastic small plates of Japanese food” win solid ratings for MasterChef finalist Andrew Kojima’s “great place – right in the city centre”. There’s a “changing menu” of izakaya-style dishes, including a beer drinkers’ menu – but a ‘no sushi’ policy as Koj strives to extend understanding of Japanese cuisine.

Summary

£30
    £
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

MasterChef finalist Andrew Koj’s “stripped back” – and crowdfunded – Asian café, long in the making, is by all accounts a “good place to know of” – the “decent (to “superb”) Japanese small-plate cooking” is “unfussy”, and “pretty good value” too.

Summary

£40
    £
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

MasterChef finalist Andrew Koj spent five years working towards opening his own restaurant; after crowdfunded investment, here it is – the eponymous, no-sushi Japanese venture in Cheltenham draws on the chef’s half-Japanese heritage and one early report praises “an excellent place to stop for a light meal”.

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Pretheatre   £20.00

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£6.00 £12.00 £4.00 £4.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £25.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%
3 Regent Street, Cheltenham, GL50 1HE
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday6 pm‑9:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑9:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑9:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑9:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 6 pm‑9:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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