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Kobe Japanese Steak House

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69838 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270-2837 (Frank Sinatra)
+1 760-324-1717
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17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Pasadena, California
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174 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kobe's is always delicious. It's a lot of fun to sit at teppanyaki style cooking. This location has beautiful Japanese decor at entry. The one major downfall to me is they squish you around a table, which is very uncomfortable. There is no reason unless you're in a large group together to place so many at a Grill. They put... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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277 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's been a while since my husband and I have been here but we went last week and it's better than ever. Rom was our chef and while he is funny and entertaining, he's not intrusive so you can still have a conversation with someone. We went for the early bird dinner that save some $$ and is an excellent... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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219 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here for the first time and had a very nice evening. Seated with 6 other people and made new friends. The meal and entertainment by the chef was very typical of this type restaurant but was still fun. Food was good. Prices fairly reasonable. Will definitely go back.

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Irvine, California
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

My husband & I haven't been here in a few years. Everything was delicious! I had the Teriyaki Chicken with steamed rice and vegetables & my husband had the Yellowtail Sashimi appetizer and the Steak & Shrimp combo for dinner, which also had the steamed rice and vegetables. For dessert, the green tea ice cream is awesome! It is very... More 

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Thank mjke1
Cincinnati
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57 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We returned to Palm Springs/Rancho Mirage/Palm Desert after 16 years and much to our amazement Kobe Japanese Steak House was alive and well. Still great food and service, and wonderful fun atmosphere. A not miss when in the area!

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La Quinta, California
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Kobe's has been around for about thirty years or more on restaurant row in Rancho Mirage. There is a reason for that. Back in the day restaurant row included The Hunger Tiger which was put up because of Bob Prescott and Don Rossi who were Flying Tiger's in WW II. In that row was also Dominick's where Frank dined (since... More 

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Edinburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Visited as a family of six, and joined one other guy to make up our party at the sizzling table. The food was of its usual high quality, service was excellent and the manager took a pragmatic approach to my question/problem. A helpful tip - particularly if you're not from the US – take your ID with you!

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Rancho Mirage, California
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Want good fun food and a really good time. This is it. From the minuete you sit down with your own chef, I think they are comedians too, to the time you eat desert, if you don't enjoy yourself here, I don't know what to tell you. You can't be alive!!

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Palm Springs, California
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The meal was well prepared and very good. I enjoy watching a chef cook at the table. The chef was humorous and had a great sense of humor. I enjoy the Teppan style of meal preparation. Additional food was ordered in error. The chef prepared the food and served it to us at no additional charge. Big Negative: The restaurant... More 

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Indio, California
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Our group had a dinner there in June and it was handled very well by the restaurant. Food and service were very good and chef put on a good show!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$55
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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