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Kobe Japanese Steakhouse

1131 Old Airport Rd, Bristol, VA 24202-5527
+1 276-466-9693
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“rice” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
“sushi” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Japanese, Steakhouse, Asian
$$ - $$$
1131 Old Airport Rd, Bristol, VA 24202-5527
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Hadnt been to Kobe in years. After seeking something similar to home we stopped back by. The food was absolutely fantastic. The chef's cooking abilities were spot on. We would love to give 5stars however the building clearly is dated, the restrooms needed a lil...More

Thank mandypennell
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Truly great Japanese food with a great chef to boot! Gotta try this place! The lunch time menu is a great price for more food than you can eat!

Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We tried this Hibatchi-Style restaurant for the first time as a family. The food was okay, but definitely not worth the price. The wait for food and our check was ridiculous. After waiting for over 30 minutes for our check, we finally got up, along...More

Thank J K
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This place has been around for as long as I can remember, and it's because they're great! Food and service are both excellent. If you want good Japanese food in Bristol, this is the place to go.

Thank Nathanael R
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had lunch here a few days ago. This was our first visit, but I will definitely return. We went early, at 11:00, so it was not very busy and we did not have to wait. We enjoyed watching the chef prepare...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Great service and food as expected. Friendly staff good location no far from where we we staying all kinds of shopping close by and activities of all kinds

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

My kids were asking for hibachi so we have this place a try. They serve ONLY hibachi meals. No sushi, no Japanese appetizers, only basic hibachi. While the goodbye was okay, the building is old and doesn't feel clean and is in need of some...More

Thank Lesan P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love this restaurant! Have eaten here many, many, times and have been pleased every time! My husband and I always get the Sesame Chicken and Shrimp. It is just wonderful! We usually opt for the sweet carrots instead of the veggies, but both are...More

Thank 123vickie408
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch today. I had Yakima steak and shrimp. It was delicious. My wife had the Jumbo Shrimp which was good also. We ate off the lunch menu and the servings were to much for us to eat.

Thank ceb45
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I've ate here numerous times over the past 10 years and it's always great. I've had the yaki, shrimp, chicken, scallops, and lobster. You can't go wrong with the meat/fish you choose. Whether you dine in or take out the quality is the same.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 Old Airport Rd, Bristol, VA 24202-5527
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 276-466-9693
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