We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Gojo Japanese Steak House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4163 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111-2619
+1 816-561-2501
Website
Today
17:00 - 22:30
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 16:30 - 20:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri 17:00 - 22:30
Sat 16:30 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

90 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 90: English reviews
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
139 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a to show the kids a Japanese steakhouse..the had fun and loved. I didn't like the quality or service..I went here 8 years ago and it was very different

Helpful?
Thank JorgeKC
butler
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We went there early in evening on a Sat got right in. We had steak and shrimp and steak was awesome. Great experience and love going here.

Helpful?
Thank mark h
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Every time my family and I go to Gojos, we have a great time. We limit our visits to about twice per year but each time we are highly satisfied. I do miss the lobster tail but I love the teriyaki chicken and shrimp. The rice with yellow sauce is awesome and the veggies are always excellent and of course... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tanya E
Overland Park, Kansas
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

If you are looking for a fun dinner with an exciting chef displaying his culinary skills this is not the place. Lit some alcohol in the grill straight from the bottle....that was it. Food was very average. Had a bucket of hollandaise sauce to put on your Japanese food?

Helpful?
Thank Randy W
Level Contributor
22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Sad to see our favorite place go downhill. The food is good but not great. The quality of shrimp is not the same, They no longer serve real crab. And they have been shut down by the health department too many times to count. But it was our favorite place. So we went back. The food was ok. But Not... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tammy M
Kansas City
Level Contributor
108 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

So, Gojos has been a staple near the Plaza forever. I went there for prom and have gone with friends over the years. I took my family and it still looks like they have not maintained it from when I went there for prom 27 years ago. The service was bad. The chef was not fun or entertaining. The food... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bealll95
Overland Park, Kansas
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Do not go to Gojo's expecting a fancy night out. Go for the food. This decor of this place has barely changed since I was a kid, but the food is still fantastic! Avert your eyes from the trash and cigarette butts around the perimeter of the building. Or better yet, arrive after dark! I have eaten a many other,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Midwestroadtrip
Overland Park, Kansas
Level Contributor
110 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Gojo's has been my favorite restaurant for more than 25 years. I love the food - it is delicious. Seriously, I want to marry the yellow sauce. That being said, I will probably never go back again. We went for dinner Saturday night and the experience was just so disappointing. The entire time you are at this restaurant, you are... More 

Helpful?
Thank GrumpyPug
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

I know they say the hellow sauce is "hollandaise," but I've never had hollandaise that tastes quite like this. I've been going here since I was a little kid. It's probably not the cleanest place around, but so what? It's awesome! Make sure you get the yellow sauce on your rice, too! Also, I was just informed the last time... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Eric W
Jefferson City, Missouri
Level Contributor
67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Our family has been celebrating birthdays and anniversaries at Gojo's for over 30 years. The menu and prices haven't changed much and the food remains one of our favorites. The atmosphere is always electric and the restaurant is usually packed with other party revelers and celebratory diners. While not gourmet, the food is very good.

Helpful?
Thank kkrause99

Travellers who viewed Gojo Japanese Steak House also viewed

 

Been to Gojo Japanese Steak House? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Japanese, Steakhouse, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 20:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4163 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111-2619
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-561-2501

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Gojo Japanese Steak House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?