It's Always Heartbreaking To Hear About Local Restaurants Closing And If You Live In Longview, Get Ready To Say Farewell To Another Locally Owned Eatery.

Japanese steakhouses and sushi establishments offer a tantalizing blend of culinary artistry and cultural experience. Steakhouses, like the iconic teppanyaki grills, showcase skilled chefs who transform meal preparation into a performance. The sizzling sounds of meat meeting hot griddles create an immersive dining atmosphere.

Beef steak on the grill with flames


Meanwhile, sushi bars celebrate the delicate art of crafting perfectly seasoned rice and fresh seafood into bite-sized delights. The precision of sushi chefs is unparalleled, with each roll reflecting a harmonious balance of flavors.

Eating sushi and rolls in japanese restaurant
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Together, these dining experiences transport patrons to Japan, where the art of cooking is elevated to a form of entertainment, making every meal a memorable event.

For Nearly 2 Decades, Longview Diners Enjoyed This Experience At Kobee Longview Japanese Steakhouse And Sushi Pub.

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Kobee is located at 401 N. Spur 63 in Longview. They're open Monday-Friday 11 a.m. - 9 p.m., and Saturday-Sunday from 4-9 p.m. According to a post on their Facebook page, the owners announced that after 17 years in business, they would be closing their doors for good at the end of 2023.

"We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who have supported us throughout our 17 years of operation."

If you haven't been there yet, take some time soon and stop in before they close their doors for good. We're sad to see them say goodbye but there's still lots of great Asian food options all across East Texas.

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