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Bonsai Japanese Steakhouse

1802 S. Clack, Abilene, TX 79605
325-692-2333
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Ranked #100 of 225 Restaurants in Abilene
Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Welcome to Bonzai Japanese Steak House , we're located at 1802 South Clack in Abilene, Texas. Here at Bonzai, we have 13 large hibachi grills and a fantastic party room for your work or family gathering. Our experienced sushi chef, Lily, has been rolling out sushi rolls for over 10 years.
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The Villages, Florida, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We come to Abilene each year to visit family for Thanksgiving. Just happens to be my Husbands birthday so we always go to Bonsai. It had been a nice experience before, BUT never had such a bad experience as this! Our order was taken in a timely manor. From there on it went downhill. Water came fast but I had... More 

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North Charleston, South Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The food here is AMAZING! I went with a friend and by the time we left we both had food babies. The waiters/waitresses seem a little inexperienced and the tables were sticky. The freshness of the food more than makes up for it.

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Abilene, Texas
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Very good hibachi steak, fried rice and grill veg. A little too much dressing on the salad. Food was good, service was good, atmosphere... it was a really open restaurant so not the place if you want cozy. If you want open and fun, you got it.

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Abilene, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I am not usually impressed with the typical shenanigans of the cooks at this type of eatery, but my grandson chose this as his birthday meal, so we accommodated. I have to say I was impressed. The cook we had paid special attention to the birthday boy and the other kids, so they, too, were impressed. We had some picky... More 

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Chattanooga, OK
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We were in Abilene visiting family this past weekend and they decided to take us to Bonsai. We like Sushi and have been to quite a few hibachi setups over the years. I thought the atmosphere was on par with most other restaurants of this type. The prices were a little higher on the rolls than they are where we... More 

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

The restaurant was freezing! The waiter's service was good. The grill cook was confusing and we couldn't understand him at all. The worst part was the food. We ordered a $38 seafood meal & a $25 steak & filet meal. Everything was overcooked. There were 2 other groups at our table, theirs was burned & not good also, they had... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

I have to say, I love everything that comes off the Grill at bonsai! The cooks are fun and the food is very filling. I suggest the hibachi steak, it is well priced and so good. I order the Sushi from time to time and it is still very good though it was a bit better before the ICE raid.

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Abilene, Texas, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Almost everything I have tried here so far I have liked! Best place in Abilene for sushi and its a nice place for a date night!

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Central Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I am a newbie to sushi, but I love visiting Japanese steak houses for the Hibachi grill experience. This restaurant is great for that...delicious soup and salad with 3 grilled shrimp served on an oblong platter along with your meat-of-choice, grilled vegetables and either fried or steamed rice. They have a large, two-sided menu that shows a picture of their... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

They used smoked salmon on their philly roll! Too salty. I am used to sushi-grade salmon. The unagi on top of one the rolls was very rubbery.

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Additional Information about Bonsai Japanese Steakhouse

Address: 1802 S. Clack, Abilene, TX 79605
Phone Number: 325-692-2333
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Abilene
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Japanese

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