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Kobe Japanese Steak House

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14401 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618-2000
+1 813-908-3879
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
14401 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618-2000
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We were a large party for a birthday celebration. In spite of the fact that we were all there on time, we were seated15 minutes later than scheduled. That would not have been a problem if it had not been for the very rushed service...More

Thank MagMB76
Kobe-Ichiban, Guest Relations Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you for your review! We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed November 26, 2017

Very similar experience to Benihana. It seems more authentic in design and ambiance. I enjoyed the sushi, especially the tempura roll. I asked for the avocado on the side of one of them and the bartender, brought avocado on the side and the roll so...More

1  Thank Kristal S
Kobe-Ichiban, Guest Relations Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2017

Kristal, I am so sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the food during your recent visit with us, please feel free to contact me at Rebecca.Delgado@kobesteakhouseusa.com. I will be more than happy to look into this for you, and see what we can...More

Reviewed September 22, 2017

Meeting my son and his girlfriend's family they decided on Kobe's Japanese restaurant. What fun, and tasty food. From the start, delightful staff, entertaining and excellent chefs. Definitely a must visit for an entertaining couple of hours. Not really a place for a romantic tryst.😄...More

Thank avrilbarclay
Kobe-Ichiban, Guest Relations Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Thank you for your review! We appreciate you sharing your experience with us and look forward to your next visit

Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Husband and I took daughter and family to this restaurant for her birthday dinner. Because we were a party of 6 people, a $23.37 service fee was added to my bill. We had visited this restaurant before and the prices have gone up by almost...More

Thank Ann M
Kobe-Ichiban, Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Ann, Thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed July 3, 2017

We had a party of 10 to celebrate twin granddaughters 9th birthday, as it is one of the granddaughters favorite places. We had reservations for 5:30 to use the early-bird menu which saves $$$. Stephen was our cook/chef and was very entertaining and personable. The...More

2  Thank Roderick F
Kobe-Ichiban, Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Roderick, Thank you for your review! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to your next visit with us.

Reviewed May 14, 2017

If you sit at the hibachi table, then u probably have more fun We made the mistake of sitting at a regular table. We were assured that the food and the menu would be exactly the same as at a hibachi table. To make a...More

Thank reygato
Kobe-Ichiban, Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2017

Reygato, I am so sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the food during your recent visit with us, please feel free to contact me at kayla.lavigne@kobesteakhouseusa.com. I will be more than happy to look into this for you, and see what we can...More

Reviewed May 7, 2017

To celebrate our son's 45th birthday, we decided to go to Kobe Japanese Steak House, because they were able to accommodate our crowd of 13 people around the cooking table. Because our group included 5 children, it was an ideal setting to see the cook...More

1  Thank JohnBA7411
Kobe-Ichiban, Customer service representative at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2017

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

I've always loved eating here because this place is beautiful and the cook is full of entertainment. The food is soooooooooo good to me plus you get your money worth of how much food is given to you. I highly recommend this place to everyone...More

Thank latonja1969
Kobe-Ichiban, Customer service representative at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2017

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed March 23, 2017

My daughter is a big fan of Kobe and asked for it as her birthday meal. My wife and I accompanied her, her sister, and three friends on a Sunday evening. Highly recommend the call-ahead, priority seating. Its gets busy and if you just show...More

Thank 3lionsfan
Reviewed March 19, 2017

Went with my grandson, who loves the place. The entertainment was good but there was just too much food, The quantity could have been replaced with quality for the price. 8 out of 9 of us took home a lot of food. I had shrimp...More

Thank Clifford W
Kobe-Ichiban, Guest Relations Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2017

Thank you for your review Clifford. I hope that you will give us another try again in the future.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20 - $35
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14401 N Dale Mabry Hwy, Tampa, FL 33618-2000 (Formerly Kobe Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-908-3879
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