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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Seating, Table Service
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Reviewed April 2, 2020

Went to eat lunch on a Sunday...received our drinks and was ready to order. After we ordered we were told that lunch specials were not available on Sundays...and even after googling it...it was not mentioned on their website btw...after we said no thanks, they said...“ We should share our plates” We literally laughed and said are you kidding!! And they insisted we share!!! I said how or why would we share if we are all ordering something different?? Managers would not bend...actually felt bad for the Server!! With what’s going on in this country now, I would’ve normally done a take out or delivery. I will request food for take out or delivery from many other Japanese restaurants...and support them even if it costs me more!!...totally sad!More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Food was very good but our chef was not very fun and really didn’t do a “show” we were celebrating a birthday no mention of it. We like to bring the kids they usually get a kick out of it they weren’t impressed but again...food was very very good only other input was the restaurant could use some updating as wellMore

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Kobe Japanese Steakhouse is located in the River Pointe of Algonquin shopping center at the southeast corner of Algonquin Rd. and Randall Rd. There is plenty of parking in the lot. The staff was efficient, though it did seem like too many did not speak...much English. We opted for the sushi, so we started with a bowl of miso soup and seaweed salad. We then ordered a spider roll and a tiger maki roll. Everything tasted fresh and good. The prices were reasonable.More

Date of visit: September 2017
Reviewed February 27, 2017

This is a nice option if you want either Hibachi style or table service Japanese food. Sometimes I don't feel like being a part of a birthday celebration w/a group of strangers & this gives you the choice for a nice meal w/out the "show"...of hibachi preparation. Wait staff can be inconsistant and you have to ask for the sauces which usually accompany the meal.More

Date of visit: February 2017
Reviewed January 3, 2017

We celebrated the holidays with our grandchildren and their mom and dad at Kobe...one of their favorites. The hibachi chef preparing our food was a very skilled chef with amusing skills with his spatula and fork. The kids always enjoy his performance and the smoking...volcano he prepares from a raw onion. Our food was well prepared...mostly steak, chicken, shrimp and vegetables. The amount of food served is almost too much to eat especially if you order fried rice ($1.50 upcharge). Dinners come with white rice and noodles which are very filling. Portions of the beef and shrimp were very generous. This is not an inexpensive place to dine but the food is good and the entertainment adds some value to the dining experience.More

Date of visit: December 2016
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Rude, rushed service, place is dirty. We were asked to leave the Hibachi table less than 1 hour into our dinner, while we were just starting desert/finishing 2nd wines. Was rushed during the whole dinner. I would highly recommend not eating here. Worst dinning experience...I've had in many yearsMore

Date of visit: December 2016
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

We enjoy coming although we don't always go. Would say we end up here every quarter. It is a little pricey but the off is good and the servers are nice. The chefs cooking the hibachi are always funny and are engaged with us all...the time.More

Date of visit: April 2016
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The food is very good. Little expensive for everyday. You get $15 off on your birthday or the day after. Cooks do good tricks at the table. Reservations recommended.

Date of visit: January 2016
Reviewed February 18, 2016

I have been to a few places that have had all you can eat sushi, and been disappointed. Kobe Japanese Steakhouse has a full menu, a hibachi grill, and great sushi! The service was adequate, but the sushi well made up for it. I am...definitely going back.More

Date of visit: January 2016
Reviewed February 18, 2016

This is always a fun place to go especially for special occasions. The hibachi tables are fun, food excellent, their sushi is pretty good too. Drinks are ok, price is ok, and you are left smelling slightly like your meal. But, it's worth it every...once in a while! Make reservations or getting in can be difficult.More

Date of visit: December 2015
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Kobe Japanese Steakhouse is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 3
  • Value: 3