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Wakkoqu, Shinkobe

1-1 Kitanocho, Chuo-ku | Shinkobe Oriental Avenue 3F, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 650-0002, Japan
+81 78-262-2838
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Ranked #2 of 2,426 Restaurants in Kobe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Frankfurt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

It is not that easy to find, if you take the entrance from Shin-Kobe side. Just ask your way through! We have made a reservation last week, and were even a little bit early at that place. Nevertheless, we had to wait to be seated and it took ages, although the restaurant was nearly empty... To be clear. This is... More

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London
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41 reviews 41 reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We were staying in Kyoto and came to Kobe for dinner one evening hoping to go to the 'best place to have Kobe beef in Kobe'. We didn't mind spending the money on getting the best experience, but this was a serious disappointment! Firstly, even though we booked weeks in advance, they couldn't locate the booking. The lady on reception... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

Well, this was not what we expected. When we arrived at the restaurant, we were told there is 1 Kobe beef menu available and we ordered it right away. After we wanted to order the rest of the menu the smiling cook told us he just sold the beef to someone else and that there is no more remaining. So... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The art of preparing the meat is amazing! Every piece is perfectly cut and prepared. The Chef showed us the ways of eating it: with garlic (fried in front of us), with salt, with pepper and with sauce soy. The meat tastes buttery and tender,it just melts in the mouth and you can feel a fine flavour that we never... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

The food was great. The steak was absolutely delicious However, the meal was ruined when they billed me for something that they shouldn't have. the waitress lied to me when I asked if garlic rice was included in the price of the set. She said yes it was but they wouldn't take it off my bill. First time to get... More

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Venice, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Located just off the Shin-Kobe station which is about a 5minute walk. It's exact location is actually next to the ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel on the 3rd Floor. Service was excellent from the reception to the wait staff to our chef who was funny and attentive. If you are from the US the way they cook and serve the food... More

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Los Angeles
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I have been coming to this fantastic Kobe beef restaurant, which s located on the resturant level of a mall located next to (and attached by an outside walkway) from the JR Shin Osaka Shinkansen train station. There are wonderful lunch specials that include the kobe steak, salad, soup, vegetables, ricea, coffee and shebert. The cooking is done on teppan... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The restaurant have one cook for each table and they cook in front of you. The cheapest menu has a starter, a salad,the beef and dessert + coffee but do not hesitate to get a more expensive to really get the best part of the beef. We had a wonderful chef who speaks French and English very weel and he... More

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Kobe, Japan
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69 reviews 69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Our party of five was made to feel comfortable from the moment we walked into the restaurant until the time we left. This is a restaurant that knows how to treat its guests. We ordered set menus and each item was perfectly prepared and tasty. Our chef was fun to watch and our meals were cooked to each individual's taste.... More

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Milano, Italia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This restaurant deserves a special praise, because it delivers food of the highest quality, at a reasonable price, with an extremely high level of service. You are seated around a table with its own "cooking area" and the chef - there is one dedicated to each table - lets you choose the types of meat and wine for your dinner,... More

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Address: 1-1 Kitanocho, Chuo-ku | Shinkobe Oriental Avenue 3F, Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture 650-0002, Japan
Phone Number: +81 78-262-2838
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kinki  >  Hyogo Prefecture  >  Kobe
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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