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Benihana Restaurant

#457 of 5,827 Restaurants in Dubai
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Al Bustan Rotana Dubai Hotel | Casablanca Road, Al Garhoud | Airport Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 282 0000
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6:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: At Benihana, Al Bustan Rotana Dubai, enjoy authentic Japanese steak...
At Benihana, Al Bustan Rotana Dubai, enjoy authentic Japanese steak, seafood and sushi as well as indulge in exciting theme nights and be impressed with live teppanyaki shows. This spacious American-Japanese restaurant is located near the lobby and serves inspirational creations like sushi, sashimi and Makimono rolls. Do not miss the fast Teppanyaki show, where chefs flip shrimps’ tails into their hats and cut sizzling food faster than the eye can see. Guaranteed entertainment for the whole family!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Enjoyable dinners with large portions

I've been to Benihana many times here in the states, but it was a different experience in Dubai. The service, as at most restaurants in Dubai, was excellent. The prices were a bit higher, but again, everything is there. We found the portions to be larger. We had several dinners there and each... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
parislover82
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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

If you wish to have a eppanyaki table, you should make reservation on advanced. Benihana Dubai, has ONLY 2 teppanyaki grills. The service was very good!

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Texas
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I've been to Benihana many times here in the states, but it was a different experience in Dubai. The service, as at most restaurants in Dubai, was excellent. The prices were a bit higher, but again, everything is there. We found the portions to be larger. We had several dinners there and each time thought it was much more food... More 

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Libin, Belgique
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6 reviews 6 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

On tuesdays and thursdays, there is a 'Sushi night' which is a fantastic deal. Am I getting used to it ? I had it many times but the last was slightly less enthusiastic than before

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Phoenix, Arizona
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67 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

It was a beautiful night in dubai and my husband and I were looking for somewhere close to our hotel to sit outside. we saw the sign for benihana and decided to just grab some sushi. Wrong!! Once seated, we were shown an all-you-can-eat menu and after pricing out food and drink, it made sense to go that route. Our... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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57 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I took my college to the restaurant for supper. It's a good experience for someone that has never been before. You get plenty of food, cooked by your table chef. It's a quirky experience that everyone should make.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The food was very good. Great fun having the chef cool the food in front of us. Nice being on a big table, ensures you interact with others enjoying their food aswell which makes it nice and social. Staff were all fantastic. Value for money was brilliant. Highly recommended. Will definitely return :)

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Sven_Fritzsche, Manager at Benihana Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, many thanks for your time to review the Benihana at the Al Bustan Rotana Dubai. It is a pleasure to learn that you have enjoyed your time with us during your dinner. On behalf of the team I am looking forward welcoming you again as our guest at Benihana or one of our other outlets. Kindest regards Sven... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

One of most favorite places in Dubai. Great food and fantastic service. Many theme nights. Great combination if sushi and steak.

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Dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

That's my preferred Japonise restaurant in Dubai. I'm going there for the last 8 years. Tried so many places and still this restaurant keeps in its first place on my personal opinion. The ambiance could have been better. Unless you are at the tapaniaki table otherwise it makes you feel that you are sitting in the corridor. (: but what... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Location is at the Bustan rotana hotel in Garhoud area. They have all you can eat sushi night on Tuesday and some other day. The service is very good and the food is high quality and delicious.

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dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Me and my wife enjoyed our dinner with Benihana last Wednesday night, Benihana is our favorite Japanese resto in Dubai! And we will not get tired of coming back Again. In fact, we like to book for 4 people this coming Thursday once again for (me, my wife and cousins) as they are celebrating their 1st year anniversary. I have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Bustan Rotana Dubai Hotel | Casablanca Road, Al Garhoud | Airport Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 282 0000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 35 - 50
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood

Description

At Benihana, Al Bustan Rotana Dubai, enjoy authentic Japanese steak, seafood and sushi as well as indulge in exciting theme nights and be impressed with live teppanyaki shows. This spacious American-Japanese restaurant is located near the lobby and serves inspirational creations like sushi, sashimi and Makimono rolls. Do not miss the fast Teppanyaki show, where chefs flip shrimps’ tails into their hats and cut sizzling food faster than the eye can see. Guaranteed entertainment for the whole family!
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:30 pm - 12:00 am

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