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Benihana

47 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)
(212) 581-0930
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Ranked #3,244 of 11,584 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Between 5th and 6th Ave
Transit: F Train ( 57 street stop)
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Ystad, Skåne Län, Sweden
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

The food was great,really,but the everyday doing the same thing for the staff shows thru so bad,they are bored out of their mind with this,and it takes the edge of everything a bit. Still,,amazing sushi and meat!

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Ystad, Sverige
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64 reviews 64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Been to some Of The Benihanas and the foodshow can vary a bit! No burning onionrings here! Good food, crowded , a LOT Of kids birthdayparties!

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Madrid, Spain
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176 reviews 176 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Everytime we visit NY we have to go to Benihana's, it's my kids favorite. I have to say that the last time we went I was a bit disappointed so I was not very eager to return this time. But another family made the reservation so we went . And I am very glad we did. The whole place has... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Save your money and dont go!!!!! We went on a family holiday to New York. One day we went to Central Park and was very happy when looking for a lunch restaurant found a BeniHana. We ordered dishes we had eaten at other BeniHana restaurants and was hoping for a treat. I ordered the BeniHana delight but with noodles instead... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Employees are rude. Food took forever. Reservation was for 8:00pm table ready at 8:30pm order was over priced.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Great food! Great animation! I realy recommand it. The prices are a bit higher than japaneese restaurant but it is worth it !

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New York City, New York
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142 reviews 142 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Not like the old thats for sure. Weird. Where on earth are these people coming from. Its cheap and not good. Do not like it anymore at all.

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Toronto
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Was there last week for dinner. teppenyakki. There were five of us and another party of four. We waited for about half an hour before a waiter arrived to take an order . He took the drinks order and disappeared for another 15 minutes. The chef arrived a half an hour later. The food was just ordinary. I had the... More

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Toronto
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93 reviews 93 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Wasn't pleased with this restaurant for one reason. Our chef was very good and he new his stuff but he wasn't Japanese. It's not the same for me, but getting passed that the food was great and he did put on a good show.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

We went to Benihana's on a Sunday night for my nieces birthday and we didn't know we needed reservation. Although we decided we will wait the 2 1/2 hour wait we were told we could sit and have appetizers. We sat at a table for 15 min before anyone came by to Ask us anything. The waiter finally ask are... More

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