Great food, very entertaining, and good food. Alittle pricey.
The center of the table is a grill, the chef trained in deft knife work and it's quite fun to watch the food sliced, chopped and cooked in front of your eyes.
I have been to Benihana before and had great experience elsewhere. My kids love hibachi and we decided to give this restaurant in Monterey Bay a try. It must be a busy restaurant as the place appeared crowded. I would recommend to call ahead for reservation. We waited for 1/2 hour before being asked to be seated. Kids love the... More
We did not have reservations and had to wait for a table for about 15 minutes. The food was delicious and the cook (Jorge) was very entertaining and very funny. We enjoyed his service. The waiter, on the other hand was a bit weird. He did not ask what kind of soup we wanted and he did not ask us... More
This place has good food, but can get loud and expensive. I suggest you make a reservation ahead of time to get the most out of this place. I made the mistake of not making a reservation and was given the coice of waiting 30 minutes for a good seat or sitting in the area where they don't make the... More
We came here for an early dinner and ended up eating the happy hour specials. The food, price and service were all excellent.
Went to Benihanas for my birthday and enjoyed one of the grilled dishes with shrimp and chicken. Overall, I enjoyed the sauces they provided and ended up eating the leftovers of the dish the next day. Good prices for all the food you get and above average service. Signing up with the Chef's Table is a great option, as it... More
Walking distance from the Monterey Plaza down a well lit bike trail. The service was perfect, and what's not to like about Benihana.
welcoming staff and good service - allergy catered for without fuss. excellent food cooked with care by great chef - would go back again.
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