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Kobe Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

19601 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647-2439
+1 407-389-1081
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (5 reviews)
“cupcakes” (3 reviews)
“early bird” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
19601 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647-2439
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Poor service, EXTREMELY small portions. No flavor on the food! The chef was not trained properly & the manager was very unprofessional. He put his hand in my face while I was trying to calmly explain my experience.General manager refused to give me the number...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank layaleenawabit18
Reviewed 8 May 2018

We had been there so many times, because is really good. we love, we love to eat sushi. The service was excellent , the food and the atmosphere was beautiful.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank mabell a
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Went to the New Tampa Kobe, Our Chef was incredible, Mr Nice Guy,he had a tough table to work with Picky people on one side of it made it tough , but HE WAS INCREDIBLE, our party was 3 people , a very good dining...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank dave2florida
Reviewed 14 March 2018

A group of us was in town for a convention and wanted to have a nice dinner so we ultimately decided on Kobe. I've had Kobe in the past back home in Orlando and it wasn't anything special. I was pleasantly surprised with how amazing...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kahleymarie
Reviewed 21 January 2018

It's always fun to bring the entire family to eat a Japanese Steakhouse. We made same day reservations for a Saturday evening. Had to eat a bit early but it fit our schedule fine. Be sure to call a couple days in advance to get...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank RealtorTraveler
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Great place to go as a group and be entertained by your chef! We had a very personable guy who made our delicious dinner.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank baycoast
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to celebrate Bdays of all ages. If you become a rewards member you get a discount and cupcake. Minn was our chef. He was funny & entertaining. The food was remarkable. The only reason I gave 4 ☆s instead of 5 was due...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Brenda I
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We stopped in with our extended family because we saw a banner for an early bird special between 5-6pm. So the $12 special is very deceptive. The menu we saw only had the vegetable dinner for $12. If you want any kind of meat, fish,...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank trippin00
Reviewed 4 July 2017

It was my first time at this chain and also at a Hibachi restaurant. I must say, I was very impressed. The food was just simply amazing and never ending. The chefs and servers were very friendly and funny. The culinary tricks were so cool...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Divya J
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This was first time at this restaurant and it was truly a treat! I enjoyed the ambiance of this place (even though packed for a firday night). It was an amazing experience with the culture, food, and dinning experience. The chefs are skillful and a...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Michelle M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19601 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647-2439
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 407-389-1081
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