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Kobe Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

At the Kobe, Kobe cabana

Known for specializing in teppanyaki or hibachi cooking, Kobe Steakhouse is a surprising dichotomy of deliciousness. For while the preparation technique of each meal is traditional — you can always count on its quality and taste staying consistent — one ingredient that is constantly changing is the charismatic nature of each chef who serves you….

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New bentos on the block

Long known as a landmark for meals prepared teppanyaki-style right in front of you, Kobe Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar has been staking out new territory with made-to-order bentos and catering pans for lunch. These items certainly do a number on hunger. Bento 1 ($9) features teriyaki-glazed teppan-grilled chicken packed up with white rice…

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Lounging around with late-night sushi

The friendliest — and tastiest — teppanyaki spot in town, better known as Kobe Steakhouse & Sushi Bar, thrills customers night after night as highly skilled chefs put an enticing Japanese twist on the best in fresh meat and seafood while grilling away on flat-tops placed at each table. To complement the excitement of the…

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Chef Ha Returns to Hawaii with a Bang

Just in time for summer festivities to begin, Kobe Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar welcomes the return of Chef Il-Chong Ha, known affectionately by all as “Mr. Ha” after his stint at Sushi Roku in Las Vegas’ famed Caesar’s Palace. “We are very excited to have him (Ha) back,” says Roy Nakamura, owner of…

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Kobe Japanese Steak House

Most people know Kobe Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar for its delicious teppanyaki cuisine, complete with dazzling culinary performances by a teppan chef right at your table. But what you may not know is that Kobe is also a perfect place to just hang out and relax with some lite bites and drinks after…

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February 9, 2014

A Valentine’s Day Experience to Remember

With Valentine’s Day less than a week away, Kobe Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar is serving up a memorable experience that will have diners falling in love with its special surf and turf combination. In honor of the highly-anticipated Valentine’s Day celebration, Kobe offers a superb Steak, Lobster and Scallops Combination ($100 for two people),…

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January 26, 2014

Kobe Keeps the Pupus and Sushi Coming

Kobe Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar is famous for its Teppanyaki cuisine, as well as those sizzling culinary performances by a teppan chef at your table. But for those looking for a place to just hang out and relax with some “lite bites” and drinks, Kobe also has a nice lounge with two large…

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December 22, 2013

For the Love of Bentos, Kobe Fulfills Lunchtime Cravings

It seems you can teach an old dog new tricks. After 43 years in business, the popular Kobe Japanese Steak House and Sushi Bar has finally created a lunchtime bento menu that will make long-time enthusiasts (there are a lot!) extremely happy. And although the eatery is only open for dinner, Kobe will deliver during…

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Let’s Rock ‘n’ Sushi Roll!

Happy Sunday, Ono aficionados! I know you all will join me in my excitement over this week’s foodie find — specialty sushi rolls. After all, as many locals would agree, sushi is solidified in our diets from an early age here in the Islands. Plus, we’re so spoiled with an abundance of some of the…

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October 13, 2013

Kobe Japanese Steak House

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite restaurant? Well, much credit goes to the many chefs, owners and managers who work diligently day in and day out to make sure Hawaii’s diners have a top-notch dining experience. This week, Dining Out gets the inside scoop from Kobe Japanese Steak House managing…

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