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Benihana

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38 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211-2205
323-655-7311
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Today
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 9
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  • 7
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
It's always nice to watch the chefs

I go there as much to watch the chefs do tricks while they cook as I do for the food. I like the food, particularly the garlic chicken rice. The steak is also good as are the coffee smoothies.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Fairydust777
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Beverly Hills, California
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
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English first
Beverly Hills, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Surf and turf was Delicious and Festive with a group enjoyment. The chef prepares the food courses to your liking in front of you. Great job Benihana.

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Beverly Hills, California
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I go there as much to watch the chefs do tricks while they cook as I do for the food. I like the food, particularly the garlic chicken rice. The steak is also good as are the coffee smoothies.

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Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

If you have to eat gluten-free, be very careful here. I researched and found several nice comments from people who were able to eat at various Benihana locations safely (but none specifically for Beverly HIlls). After calling to make a reso and speaking to the manager upon arrival I was assured both times that the server would handle it. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Totally fun, food just meh, but if you've never gone, you must. Watching the chefs perform as they cook is a great experience and the communal tables can make for a fun night.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Wonderful food, large portions, great ambience; chefs are fantastic the way they keep you entertained while they serve the food at your table. A real treat to be here. Do reserve your table - it can get crowded

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Los Angeles, California, Usa
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I came with a $30 birthday certificate and was still treated ROYALLY. Food was incredible, the show was great, valet was fast and friendly, Hosts were warm and efficient. Everyone was having a good time in the restaurant. from start to end of the experience at this location,,,it was 5 STAR!

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

They treat you well everyday at Benihana, but they treat you amazingly on your birthday. You get a $30 free voucher (online after signing up) that covers not just your entree but usually you can get an appetizer, beverage, and dessert with this too. I am not usually a fan of Asian food, but I look forward to my visits... More 

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West Hollywood, California
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a fun place to go with friends or family. The show the chef puts on is quite entertaining. And the food is always great and consistent!

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Los Angeles, California
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185 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Well seasoned food in a pleasant atmosphere. Had dinner here for my husband's birthday and really enjoyed the dining experience. There is convenient and cheap public parking right across the street. Will definitely return.

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17 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

Ended up here as part of a work group on a business trip. I knew it wasn't going to satisfy my rare trip to LA restaurant hopes but oh well, it wasn't my pick. I hoped the fact it was in Beverly hills would up their game a bit, however this place is a dark and dank room that hasn't... More 

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Additional Information about Benihana

Address: 38 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211-2205
Phone Number: 323-655-7311
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Japanese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 38 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211-2205
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighborhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: 323-655-7311

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Japanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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