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“Top of the line sushi and Japanese restaurant.”

Gombei Japanese Restaurant
Ranked #96 of 2,320 Restaurants in San Jose
Cuisines: Japanese
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Reviewed July 23, 2012

I enjoy going there often and usually sit at the sushi bar so I can watch their sushi-chefs create their magical fare. They usually have Uni, my favorite, so I go there often.

Thank ODonal
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Reviewed May 30, 2012

Gombei San Jose is the best. All the ingredients are fresh and tasty. Recommendations are Gombei chicken, anything on the specials white board on the back wall. Sit at the bar for faster seating if there is a wait. This is a small restaurant that fills up fast. First come first serve-no reservations. Make note: CASH only. No credit cards. This place is a local favorite in Japan town. For those that want their food cooked there are many choices such as teriyaki, tonkatsu, chicken karaga, fried shrimp. The also have donburi's and udon. Bring change for the street parking meters.

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Thank magicraider
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Reviewed May 20, 2012 via mobile

if u buy using groupon.. pls be alert tat buffet doesnt serve many food as wat the picture show.. even d most important things--UNAGI.. they din serve... disappointed... very very sad..

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Thank vuivui
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Reviewed October 16, 2011

A Japanese friend first took me here 2 years ago, and I've been looking for a chance to return ever since. Finally got my chance last week: it was wonderful. The food is authentic, the service friendly & fast. They'll even cook the egg on the katsu-don rare & runny, which is the way it should be. You might have to wait in line for a table, but it's worth the wait.

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Thank Choudoufu
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Reviewed April 27, 2010

"Family-style" Japanese restaurant in Japantown. Really friendly folks. Fresh, fast and very reasonably priced.

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Thank hwkrdrvr
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