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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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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible20%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
££ - £££
19 S 13th St, Richmond, VA 23219-4101
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Reviewed 16 August 2014

Waited over an hour for our food. Appetizer came after the sushi. When we made sure they didn't lose our order waitress said we needed to be patient. Never going again. Sushi was mediocre

1  Thank aec34
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

6 of us went to the restaurant for my friends birthday. The group sitting across from us had been waiting for 2 hours for their meals. Our cook ended up coming for us before them. The food was burnt because he did not clean the...More

1  Thank Seneca S
Reviewed 11 June 2014

I really like Kobe, but I only go during lunch hour. You get the same amount of food for almost half the price. Going for dinner time when you're paying $25 a person, the quality of food & portions are worth that. They also have...More

Thank kkeith34
Reviewed 9 May 2014

I walked to this place on a Sunday evening. When I first arrived, the place was hot and dark - I was not sure it was even open. I was seated by a young lady, and it took several minutes for them to wait on...More

1  Thank Lori W
Reviewed 19 February 2014

Food is mediocre. Service is terrible! We have been here multiple times and after last night we certainly will not be going back! We went to Kobe last night for our twin son's birthday. One son ordered udon, the other pork katsu. My husband and...More

Thank Crista L
Reviewed 15 December 2013

Just left here and wanted to write a review. It was not packed as most people go downstairs for hibachi. We had sushi and entree menu food. It was very good and the service was good. I went here on a Groupon deal and I...More

Thank brittany b
Reviewed 4 December 2013

A mid-week visit to Kobe seemed like a pretty good way to avoid large crowds and have a nice - and entertaining - meal. Lets start with the positive. The chef put on a reasonable show, did the expected tricks (including an onion volcano at...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 9 November 2013

I never realized how important vinegared rice in sushi is until today when I decided to pick up a Groupon for Kobe. I'm not sure if the sushi chef or whoever made the rice forgot to season the sushi rice or if this is how...More

Thank CoffeeWithHoney
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The reviews were mixed but we have visited Kobes in other states so we came based on past experience. It was great. The staff was super friendly. Our chef was attentive and talented. The three of us each had something different. Lobster and filet, shrimp,...More

Thank Armelexa
Reviewed 11 June 2013 via mobile

Food was mediocre, I planned in going somewhere else but was closed for lunch in Monday, it was raining so I stopped in.. The roll technique was poor, need more training or something, there are too many others to say I would pay $58 for...More

Thank Doug K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
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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