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Kabuto Japanese Steak House

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908 Conference Dr, Goodlettsville, TN 37072-1903
615-851-4004
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 14
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent food

bed Japanese in the Nashville area the price and food tasted great as well as the entertainment factor

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
rrwoodstock
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White House, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Reservations
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31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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White House, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

bed Japanese in the Nashville area the price and food tasted great as well as the entertainment factor

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Nashville, TN
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Kabuto's has a nice atmosphere. It's both casual and formal, depending on the guests. There is shared table seating if you have under 8 guests, however, it's not intrusive. The chefs are well trained and entertaining, which is a plus for all ages. The food is very good, however, there's a significant up-charge price difference on the weekends (Fri, Sat... More 

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Goodlettsville, Tennessee
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Relatively prompt seating and friendly service from the wait staff. I love the fact that you get to watch your meal being cooked. We've been there with children and without. The chefs make it very entertaining when the children are with us by designing faces and other designs in the food while it is cooking. You are never rushed while... More 

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Goodlettsville, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Namely, there's rarely a wait so you're typically seated fairly quickly. Them other perk, at least for me, is the fact that it's within a stone's throw away from my home my! Other thwn that, it's mediocre at best but not a place you should skip altogether necessarily.

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Dickson, Tennessee
Top Contributor
153 reviews 153 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Called one week ahead for a 1:30 pm reservation on Sunday Mother's day the 12th of May. Arrived around 1:15 and checked in. Actually got our seating for 6 of us close to 2 pm which wasn't bad considering there were people waiting in the parking lot for their turn. All in all around $20-$25 per person for filet mignon... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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53 reviews 53 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We opted to eat in the Sushi Bar area. There was a 30 to 45 min. waiting in the main restaurant. We heard drumming, etc. coming from there but the Sushi Bar area was quieter and service was fast. The waitress was friendly. Would eat here again when we're in Goodlettsville, TN

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Madison, Tennessee, USA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This restaurant has continuously given us excellent service and food for ten years or more. The food is always excellent and the service is first rate. The highly trained chefs are the best we have seen anywhere. The fact we have never received a bad meal there is no surprise. You see exactly what you are getting from the beginning... More 

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Goodlettsville, Tennessee
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67 reviews 67 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

The routine show of cooking hibachi is in full display here. If you like this style food, as well as sushi, you would not be disappointed in this restaurant. We go on special occasions and always like it.

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Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

It was our first experience to visit a Japanese Steak House. We found the food different and tasty and the most interesting was the way the chef cook the food in front of you by giving the details.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We have enjoyed the hibachi experience many times and our visit here was no exception. We got there a bit after the dinner hour and the place was not very busy. We were seated quickly and the waitress took our drink order and said we'd wait a few minutes to see if anyone else would join us. We asked if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 908 Conference Dr, Goodlettsville, TN 37072-1903
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sumner County  >  Goodlettsville
  • Phone Number: 615-851-4004

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?