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Kobe Japanese House of Steaks

19 S 13th St, Richmond, VA 23219-4101
+1 804-643-8080
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Overview
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
19 S 13th St, Richmond, VA 23219-4101
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 26 May 2017

I can't tell you how much to avoid this place. We were practically ignored at the bar the whole time we were there. We ordered some sushi and rolls and it took forever to get made. Once we did get them they weren't tasty at...More

Thank squirrel4569
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We recently had lunch here under time restraints (20 minutes). Luckily we were the first customers that day and our sushi and rice bowl arrived in about 10 minutes. The salad was dismissible iceberg lettuce drenched in 1000 Islands, but the miso soup was good....More

Thank Edison G
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I guess when you enjoy watching the hibachi chef cook your meal, and it is fun and entertaining, you shouldn't expect the food to be that great. You can't have both, right? The soup had, on a scale of 0-10, 0 flavor. It was just...More

Thank knothead1
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Staying in Richmond this weekend and came across Kobe. We figured we'd give it a try since we have enjoyed other hibachi restaurants. There is a sushi area on the top floor, and the hibachi is beneath that. It is dark, but well-ventilated. There are...More

Thank HyperTyper1979
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Kobe is located in Shockoe Slip district of Richmond. It is a nice restaurant with reasonable pricing. We ordered some sushi which was fresh and of good quality. It is a place I definitely would come back to.

Thank peach2504
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I wish I could give this place three and a half stars. I have been a few times and find it's pretty consistently better than average, but not quite what I would call "very" good. I have always sat at the hibachi tables downstairs. You...More

Thank Teresa W
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We ate at Kobe on our trip to Richmond. The chef was wonderful and it was great experience but I think that's what you're really paying for. Our meal (my husband and myself) came to $70. I had the ribeye (about 6 oz.) fried rice,...More

Thank anabt906
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The chef was very entertaining and the actual meal was really good. The soup was colored water, no taste at all. The salad was a bowl of dressing with pieces of lettuce in it

Thank ccrawf0
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Please do not patronize this restaurant as management has a clear DISREGARD FOR HUMAN LIFE. I went to this restaurant for a friends birthday dinner with reservations at 8. Although our whole party was present we weren't served until 10pm. Upon eating the salad I...More

1  Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I waited a few weeks to write this since I was so angry at the time of my daughter's birthday meal. We are a family of 5 who had to wait well over an hour for two other random couples to come and fully fill...More

Thank ChurchHillVA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 S 13th St, Richmond, VA 23219-4101
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-643-8080
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