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Kobe Steakhouse of Japan

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16801 Burke Street, Omaha, NE 68118
(402) 391-1755
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: KOBE is Omaha's original and most authentic Japanese Steak House, first...
KOBE is Omaha's original and most authentic Japanese Steak House, first opened in 1990. Skilled Teppanyaki chefs will artfully prepare your complete meal at your Hibachi table to your specifications as they entertain with skills and humor. KOBE is a great atmosphere for celebration of all family events such as birthdays and anniversaries with accommodations for parties from 8 to 40KOBE offers a complete Japanese Teppanyaki dining experience. Your Kobe dinner includes our savory Japanese clear soup, crisp house salad with ginger vinaigrette dressing and a succulent shrimp appetizer and each order is prepared at your Teppanyaki table by your own personal chef with an accompaniment of hibachi vegetables, steamed rice, and hot green tea.
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Visitor rating
  • 19
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Authentic Japanese Hibachi experience

This was my first Kobe Steakhouse dining experience. The restaurant features a well-lit bar stocked with a wide selection of beer, liquor and wine...a nice place to congregate with friends or coworkers after work or for a special occasion. We moved in to the hibachi grill dining room, where we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Kevin H
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Omaha, Nebraska
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This was my first Kobe Steakhouse dining experience. The restaurant features a well-lit bar stocked with a wide selection of beer, liquor and wine...a nice place to congregate with friends or coworkers after work or for a special occasion. We moved in to the hibachi grill dining room, where we were treated to a custom-menu dinner of our choosing. The... More 

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Rockwell City, Iowa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This restaurant is great for a group. It is basically entertainment with your food. It allows you to eat a little at a time, as your rice and vegetables are prepared before your meat is ready. The chef grills the food right at your table and entertains as he is doing it. It's interactive and fun for a group. The... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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184 reviews 184 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We enjoyed our visit to this restaurant. I thought that we got plenty of food. Everything that we had to eat was delicious. The sauces served must have had alot of salt in them because its like i had cotonmouth the rest of the night. The chef was entertaining and fun to watch, i bet this is a crazy place... More 

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USA
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70 reviews 70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is a Japanese style steakhouse located in West "O" close to Village Pointe. With reservations we had to wait 20 minutes. Patrons are seated at tables that surround a cooking area on three sides; the chef occupies the remaining side. The table is shared with additional patrons. . .for example my wife and I were with another couple and... More 

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Pender ne
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

We spent a weekend in omaha and could never get into Kobe to eat. It was a party of 4 and we were told not to even try to walk in.

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Missouri City, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Reservation was for 6:00pm got to set down at 6:15, perfect. Cocktails were great, service was great. Food was awesome. Chef did a awesome job preparing our food, very personable, and humorous. We had 10 in our party and it was my wife's birthday and all of us had a wonderful meal. Very nice restaurant clean and modern. Get ready... More 

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The food is always good, and we enjoy going here, but the cook can make or break the experience. If you get a good fun one the experience is awesome. If you get one that is simply "going through the motions" it's not near as fun. The save either way is that the food makes up for it. The Madam... More 

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SW Iowa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This visit was not going well from the start. We arrived 15 min early for an 8:30 reservation.... We were seated at 9:15. After waiting the first 30 minutes one of the hostesses came by and asked if our party was all there. We had a reservation for 6 and 6 of us were sitting together waiting, 4 of the... More 

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Kansas
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207 reviews 207 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Great show and great food. I will be a visitor here every time I visit Omaha. Try the filet...it really will melt in your month like butter. Good prices for this style of restaurant, with this top quality food.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Ok I felt rushed... We sat down and she says you want to order.... I said no can you take my drink order first.... But the sushi was actually really good! I would go back but slow down!! If I wanted fast food I would go to McDonnalds

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16801 Burke Street, Omaha, NE 68118
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Omaha
  • Phone Number: (402) 391-1755

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Steakhouse

Description

KOBE is Omaha's original and most authentic Japanese Steak House, first opened in 1990. Skilled Teppanyaki chefs will artfully prepare your complete meal at your Hibachi table to your specifications as they entertain with skills and humor. KOBE is a great atmosphere for celebration of all family events such as birthdays and anniversaries with accommodations for parties from 8 to 40KOBE offers a complete Japanese Teppanyaki dining experience. Your Kobe dinner includes our savory Japanese clear soup, crisp house salad with ginger vinaigrette dressing and a succulent shrimp appetizer and each order is prepared at your Teppanyaki table by your own personal chef with an accompaniment of hibachi vegetables, steamed rice, and hot green tea.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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