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Shabuway

4304 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-2030
+1 408-252-9970
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“kobe beef” (2 reviews)
“miso” (2 reviews)
“vegetables” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4304 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-2030
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

This place is great! We called ahead of time to find out the wait time for 3 people, they quoted half an hour and this was a Friday night. However, once we got there, we put our name down on the list and only waited...More

Thank raininroses
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This is a small Bay area chain located in the Japanese mall with wonderful groceries. The family loves Japanese food and hot pot, so it was a perfect fit. Yes, it is small and quite noisy, so go either early or late. The four of...More

Thank bagsalwayspacked
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Spicy Miso w/ Kobe and traditional vegetables is the way to go! Sesame sauce with the spicy drops (for the spicy adventurer)...

Thank Arthur L
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We have a group of 8 people from work to go there for lunch. The place supposed to open at 11:30 but we were there 1st at 11:25 and seated at 11:45. Did I said we were the first ones??? but they started to serve...More

Thank Luciewallace
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Waited 1.5 hrs and left. Worse service ever. Even out of ice and standard green onion topping. Dry rice stuck on plate. Running around in circles and one meat slicer trying to pump out orders but clueless to sequence of orders placed. one star rating...More

Thank drssups
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

We took our London cousin here before going to the airport! He loves beef so we all ordered the $9.50 Shabu Shabu meal which includes 5 oz of prime beef along with side dish of chicken or gyozas and the vegetables to cook in the...More

Thank SYunique
Reviewed 23 January 2013

First thing, you can't even buy the grade of meat they serve anywhere in the state I live. It is like prime plus two or something. It is worth going just to see their meat. I mean come on, everybody likes to inspect meat for...More

Thank travel604
Reviewed 21 November 2012

I went with a friend to this area as I knew that there were several Japanese restaurants nearbye. We picked here on spec, and were not disappointed. We ordered a large lean beef and large lamb with both broth options. I personally prefer the traditional...More

Thank ryue65
Reviewed 16 September 2012

Boiling water is how you cook the thinly sliced meat. The first 10 pieces are sooooooo good, but then after a while of stuffing your face it starts to slow down. I am not to keen on the miso sauce, but the ponzu sauce really...More

Thank Masaharu K
Reviewed 18 April 2012

We finally tried Shabuway one Saturday evening. We arrived a few minutes after it opened. Our party of three were lucky to be seated right away; we even had the option to sit at a table or at the counter. We chose to sit at...More

Thank Fuchsiapower
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4304 Moorpark Ave, San Jose, CA 95129-2030
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-252-9970
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