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1610 Highway 17 S Ste F, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6082
+1 843-215-4545
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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Garden City Beach, South Carolina
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175 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I can not say the express part is true as they were hustling to keep up with lunch rush only staff was two. The bargain priced food was worth the wait though. Shrimp bowl had generous amount of shrimp and was very good. Other dishes I saw looked very nice also. Pleasant surprise for a small storefront place.

Thank Robert C
surfside beach, United States
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We usually stop in here when we want a great meal. The chicken and shrimp combo is a great value for the money. We have tried Miyabi's Jr. and only paid twice as much for less food. Miyabi's Jr. is selling the name of the bigger restaurant and doesn't measure up. Kobe's has been around a long time, they cook... More 

Thank Kim C
Charlotte, North Carolina
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I've read the reviews on this restaurant and had to stop in.... Glad we did! I had the DAILY SPECIAL W/DRINK(Teriyaki Chicken and Hibachi Shrimp) and it was great. For the teriyaki fans--their teriyaki sauce is the thicker version, rather than the thinner, so I'd probably go straight Hibachi the next visit. Fried rice is awesome! Their shrimp sauce is... More 

1 Thank cnewtonnktown
Grove City
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I'm not the biggest hibachi or Japanese steakhouse fan, but this place is in another category for me. It has been consistently tasty every time we've taken a vacation to Murrell's Inlet. Everyone in my family orders something different, and I get the Tofu dinner with teriyaki...everyone is always happy. If you are vegetarian, the Tofu meal is awesome. The... More 

Thank Shasters P
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Had lunch here with a friend. Good lunch bowls with chicken or beef. Always a special available. Tasty and quick!

Thank Sean D
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 June 2016

This is a must have! I order food from here about once a week and always have an excellent meal. Whenever friends or family are in town, I always bring them here and they always love it. The people are very nice and the food is always great! So if you are looking for great Japanese food that won't damage... More 

Thank Pip P
Hamilton, Ohio
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Every time I am in the Myrtle Beach/Surfside area....Kobe is a MUST! High quality, clean, huge portions and spectacular flavor. Hibachi Japanese food without the high cost that has easy carry out! I had hibachi filet mignon cooked perfect, fried rice and hibachi veggies for less than 10 dollars!!! So many choices from $5 to $10....total value. Unbelievable prices with... More 

Thank Lenora M
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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91 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016

This small family restaurant has given us great take out or eat in dining for five years or so. They prepare your meal EXACTLY like you ask. We can't eat salt, others can't eat oil, etc. They will fix any meal the way you direct with care. Their Sushi is all great! They use the freshest ingredients and know their... More 

Thank P R
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We where looking for some take out food for our Friday family movie night. We had the Teriyaki chicken noodles plus the Tuna Boy, both was really good, the Sushi fresh and with tasty Wasabi and Ginger. Did not really expect such good quality for that price and that location, way to go!

Thank Sebastian J
Charleston, South Carolina
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1,004 reviews
766 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 400 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2015

These mom-and-pop places are a dime-a-dozen and in every strip mall in every town in America. But boy these folks have got it right. Pricing is usual and customary and fair. The Combo dinners with spring roll and fried rice are it.... the seafood-steak or chicken combo is what I would recommend. Gonna come back for the Sushi at some... More 

Thank JPSaleebyMD

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 Highway 17 S Ste F, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6082
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-215-4545

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?