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Kobe Japanese Steak House

69838 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2837
+1 760-324-1717
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
69838 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2837
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friends and I had a great time at Kobe. They have great food cooked in front of you by cooks who play up the humor. I had the shrimp and scallops. It was fantastic. My friends had chicken teriyaki and shrimp. We also had...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 1 week ago

When Reese left about a year ago we though things would go downhill as he was the main force at the sushi bar. We're so thrilled after not going for awhile that it is just as good as ever and probably better. Chef Shinji is...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Kobe is a wonderful Hibachi place in the Desert.You really can't go wrong with the standard Shrimp Steak Chicken selection....plus add mushrooms.It is in a beautiful surrounding, and the service is attentive.You will always meet Locals and Snow Birds...and it is always a very sociable...More

Thank mike h
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed dinner at Kobes. I must say there was kids galore. So if u r looking for a quiet romantic place this is not it. I had a few pieces of sushi to start. Very good. Then I ordered chicken and...More

Thank Vgyu
Ada B, Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Thank you for your review! We strive to provide all our guests with a 5-star experience, and we’re glad to hear you enjoyed the food and cocktails. We hope to see you and your husband back again soon!

Reviewed 2 March 2017

We don't go out very often, just a couple places downtown now and then, but when I have out of town guests visiting, I love to bring them to Kobe. The food is delicious, the chefs are always entertaining, sake is hot and the staff...More

Thank delphisman
Ada B, Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review! We are happy to hear you brought out of town guests to Kobe and they enjoyed their experience. We always strive to offer excellent food and service, and we appreciate your kind words. We...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place was good - it has your standard hibachi experience, Japanese style cooking with entertainment, at a hibachi price. It doesn't differentiate from other hibachi, but it's still a good experience none-the-less.

Thank Scott J
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Thought this was a regular Steak house serving Kobe beef - I couldn't have been more surprised. You are sat In a U shape round the hot plate where the chef prepares whatever you order. Everyone receives some Miso soup followed by a prawn, some...More

Thank FamilyFunEdinburgh
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

I went to celebrate my birthday, was my first time and I had an awesome time. You will have the food cooked in front of you. They serve high quality and the chef makes a little show while cooking. He will keep you well entertained....More

Thank 872gloriaa
Ada B, Manager at Kobe Japanese Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Thank you for your great review! We're thrilled that you chose to celebrate your birthday with us and we're glad to hear you enjoyed the food, drinks and service. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 6 January 2017

We had a short wait in the bar before our group of 10 got seated in the dining room. The service was a little slow but after our orders were placed, food was prepared and served quickly. The chef was very entertaining and we enjoy...More

Thank Marjorie K
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Friendly and Family orientated. Good food and fun cook! You can always expect a good time. The steak was delish. :)

Thank marcia0254
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$55
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69838 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2837
    (Frank Sinatra)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Rancho Mirage
  • Phone Number: +1 760-324-1717
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Welcome!!! Exit bustling Highway 111, pass the waterfall, cross the red footbridge over the golden koi and enter the delightful world of Japanese dining at Kobe Japanese Steak House. Experience the excitement and distinctive flavors of our authentic Japanese teppan-yaki ("iron plate cooking"), prepared right at your table by knife-wielding chefs. Located in a replica of a Japanese country inn, Kobe is best known as the home of beautiful kimono-clad servers and the most talented teppan chefs in the desert, serving the highest quality and most flavorful beef, seafood and poultry available in Southern California.
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