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Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi

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13158 Midlothian Turnpike, Midlothian, VA 23113
18043797979
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Description: Discover the exquisite taste of hibachi steak and fresh sushi at Kabuto...
Discover the exquisite taste of hibachi steak and fresh sushi at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi! Our chefs prepare traditional Japanese cuisine right at your table, providing delicious food and great entertainment. We cook traditional Japanese cuisine using the freshest ingredients. Experience traditional Japanese food prepared with flare and taste our mouth-watering sushi and hibachi steak, prepared right in front of you by highly skilled chefs. All our sauces are made in house, like our Yum-Yum Sauce. This mayonnaise-based sauce features secret ingredients that make our food simply irresistible. Other specialties include our ginger sauce and ginger dressing. All of our chefs have their own unique styles and put on fire displays for customers while they cook. Our chefs are the best around, with extensive experience. They provide great entertainment as they cook, tailoring the show to your group. You can request your favorite chef or experience something completely new. Come to Kabuto Japanese House of Steaks and Sushi for an amazing culinary experience at an authentic Japanese restaurant! We look forward to serving you.
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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A special treat, is all about the chief

I have enjoyed many meals here over three years service is all ways good. But remember you are paying to be entertained. Food quality is average but below for the price never accept party of more than ten for your table unless you friends are all stick men. Remember the chef is your entertainment... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard K
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Richmond, Virginia
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Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I go here all the time and I have been going here since I was a kid. What chef you get does effect a tiny bit how the food tastes and how much of a good time you have but I have never had a bad chef here they are just all a bit different. I like to get the... More 

Helpful?
Thank vampreader
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

We're so thankful for your loyalty over the years! All of our chefs are trained in the traditional hibachi style, but they are unique individuals, which can show in their cooking. We hope to see you again soon for more Teriyaki chicken and fried rice! Until then, Kabuto Management More 

Richmond, Virginia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have enjoyed many meals here over three years service is all ways good. But remember you are paying to be entertained. Food quality is average but below for the price never accept party of more than ten for your table unless you friends are all stick men. Remember the chef is your entertainment director so try and get a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Richard K
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

It's great to know you love the hibachi experience, Richard! Our chefs are all trained in traditional Japanese cuisine and love to put on a show for our guests. We're sorry if you have ever felt rushed through a meal, as it's never our intention. We want everyone to enjoy their meal at their own pace. Thank you for your... More 

Richmond, VA, USA
Level Contributor
161 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Enjoyed our chef who was very engaging and entertaining as he cooked our food. I had chicken and my wife had the filet and both were very good. We also enjoyed chatting with the other group at the table with us.

Helpful?
Thank By_His_Grace
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

We're so happy to hear you had a wonderful time! Providing an entertaining hibachi experience is something we strive to do for every guest. We can't wait to have you back! Thank you for your kind words, Kabuto Management More 

Council Bluffs
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91 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

My cousin and her husband took us here for dinner while we were visiting and I must say the sushi was very good. Has to be the best I have had yet. This resturaunt is very nicely decorated and the ambiance was great. My husband refuses to even try sushi so he had the terryaki chicken and the rice they... More 

Helpful?
Thank eaking1098
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

It's so wonderful to hear you and your husband had such a great time with us! We aim to provide an authentic Japanese experience from the sushi bar to the hibachi grill. We appreciate your kind words and hope to see you again soon for more sushi and delicious teriyaki chicken! Thanks again, Kabuto Management More 

Midlothian, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great atmosphere and service! The chef was very entertaining and prepared food according to orders. Eating with a group was also entertaining and fun.

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Thank kwcraft
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

Eating in a group is all part of the experience! We're so glad you enjoyed it. We try to provide an authentic Japanese experience for everyone at the table! Hope to see you again soon, Kabuto Management More 

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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Service and food is not up to par for the prices being charged!Honestly I have tried this place several times thinking it will be better the next time.Salad soggy,rice mushy and chicken over cooked!Soup was good.Need to get the quality back into their service and food for the prices they charge!

Helpful?
Thank SmalleyL
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

This is unfortunate news to hear! We want all our guests to have the best experience possible and not leave thinking anything less. We know it's been a little while since you wrote this review, so we'd love to invite you back to show you -- whether it's hibachi or sushi -- that our Japanese cuisine is the best around.... More 

Fergus, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

This place is amazing! Your food is cooked right in front of you by a knife wielding Japanese chef. Flames, flying food, juggling and jokes! You won't be disappointed by this place. Oh, and the food is EXCELLENT!!

Helpful?
Thank EvaLeisti
April L, Manager at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind words! Our knife-wielding Japanese chefs are professionally trained not only to ensure great food, but great times as well. We're glad you enjoyed the experience! We hope to see you again soon, Kabuto Management More 

Level Contributor
22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Went to restaurant about 2:30 on 3/15/2015 no hostess at stand. Proceed to look for someone and a lady peeks up her head to say someone will be with you. Get to our station and it just goes downhill. A young lady her firsr day shes trying to take our beverage order and asking if we want express or chef,... More 

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2 Thank onley1010
Richmond, Virginia
Level Contributor
36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

Went her to celebrate a birthday and it was a great choice. The God was great and they have a celebration package that gives you a photo to take home.

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Thank Tecstinger
Montpelier Station, Virginia
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We arrived an hour prior to closing and we all know that by the end of a long day how hard it is to be as pleasant as upon opening. So, expected less than the best service but, was surprised to receive great service despite the hour at hand. Was just my daughter and I having our time together. We... More 

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Thank hwhitehead

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13158 Midlothian Turnpike, Midlothian, VA 23113
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Midlothian
  • Phone Number: 18043797979

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse

Description

Discover the exquisite taste of hibachi steak and fresh sushi at Kabuto Japanese Steaks and Sushi! Our chefs prepare traditional Japanese cuisine right at your table, providing delicious food and great entertainment. We cook traditional Japanese cuisine using the freshest ingredients. Experience traditional Japanese food prepared with flare and taste our mouth-watering sushi and hibachi steak, prepared right in front of you by highly skilled chefs. All our sauces are made in house, like our Yum-Yum Sauce. This mayonnaise-based sauce features secret ingredients that make our food simply irresistible. Other specialties include our ginger sauce and ginger dressing. All of our chefs have their own unique styles and put on fire displays for customers while they cook. Our chefs are the best around, with extensive experience. They provide great entertainment as they cook, tailoring the show to your group. You can request your favorite chef or experience something completely new. Come to Kabuto Japanese House of Steaks and Sushi for an amazing culinary experience at an authentic Japanese restaurant! We look forward to serving you.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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