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47 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019 (Manhattan)
(212) 581-0930
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Ranked #3,399 of 11,690 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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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
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  • Spanish first
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  • Turkish first
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Connecticut
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We visited Benihana's after our annual Christmas Outing to see The Lion King on 11/15/14 (a special event my husband and I do every year for our kids and grandkids). It was a Saturday Night and NYC was very crowded. We had made a reservation for our large party of 19, and was told they would try very hard, but... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My 1st visit to the location on West 56 Street…will definitely be my last!!! Yes the food was decent, even though my friend specifically asked for no shrimp due to her allergies, they added shrimp. Okay, mistakes happen. The reason my rating is poor is this…I paid with my Amex card and my friend left the tip. When I signed... More

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Ystad, Skåne Län, Sweden
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

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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66 reviews 66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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185 reviews 185 reviews
113 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
12 helpful votes 12 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
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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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153 reviews 153 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 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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Additional Information about Benihana

Address: 47 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019
Phone Number: (212) 581-0930
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm  11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:30 pm  5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: Japanese

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