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Benihana

21327 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503-5602
310-316-7777
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Ranked #35 of 467 restaurants in Torrance
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Japanese
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Beteen Torrance Blvd & Carson
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  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Torrance, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 NEW

Everytime I come to this place , I am celebrating something special with family & friends.It is exciting just getting ready for the evening as , we all get dressed up and meet for a delightful dinner.My favorite place to eat and meet other people as well.The food is always great.I look forward to our return visit's because , they... More

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Los Angeles, California
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230 reviews 230 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I'd been to this Benihana location before, about 25 years ago. Recently, my girlfriend, sister, niece, and I ate lunch here to celebrate my sister's birthday. We arrived before the lunch crowd hit, so the place was fairly empty. I understood that for lunch we'd get smaller portions, and not everything you'd get during dinner would be included, but there... More

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Torrance, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love their Lunch Boat Lounge special. $10.50. Served with soup, salad, edamame, shashimi, half CA roll, shrimp and veggie tempura, steamed rice, and fresh fruit, Choice of chicken, salmon, beef julienne. YUM!!

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Anaheim, CA
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256 reviews 256 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Now, I've been to MANY Benihana's, from Vegas to Anaheim, Newport Beach to South Bay. Occassionally the service is spotty. Its a bit pricey, and during dinner the staff with rush you in and out, so they can prepare for the next show. If you can, come to Beihanas for LUNCH. Yes, Lunch! The menu is cheaper (my steak and... More

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Torrance, CA
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

If you like your food prepared at your table, this is the place. The soup arrives first, and then dishes are served as they are cooked, yes, at your table. If you are just a couple, expect to sit with strangers, but the experience, and the food, are worth it. Do sign up for their emails and add your birth... More

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Ruther Glen, Virginia, United States
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65 reviews 65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This is right behind the Double Tree and an easy walk. Inside it was styled the same as the double tree, 1979 looks to be the them. We got there at 9:55 and were not told they close at 10pm. Once seated they rushed us through the meal so they could clean up and get out. Food was average. I... More

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Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I would definitely recommend. I sat at the bar and ordered sushi and hibachi. The food was good, order came out quick, and staff was very friendly. Great stop on a business trip and would return.

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Cerritos
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We went to this restaurant for lunch on a weekend and got their lunch special. Everything was great; good waitress, atmosphere and we were seated right away without having to wait to be seated. Definitely we will come back again.

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New York City, New York, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Got the sashimi plate and the fish was not fresh. The tuna definitely tasted like its been sitting outside for awhile.

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Los Angeles
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013 via mobile

We went there for my daughters 10th birthday and had a fun time. I had the filet with scallops--delish, my son had the steak which was a bit chewy. Cocktails were made perfectly.

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