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1989 Diamond Blvd, Concord, CA 94520-5717
+1 925-827-4220
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“fried rice” (10 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“sushi” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1989 Diamond Blvd, Concord, CA 94520-5717
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

First time at Benihana’s. Have wanted to try it since it opened. These things take time. Birthday dinner with the fam so we got a grill to ourselves with eight of us. Being in a circle around the grill allowed a good view of the...More

Thank dap514
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dap, Thank you for leaving us an in depth review of your experience on today’s visit. Your comments and suggestions will be shared with our Guest Relations Team to improve the guest experience.

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

What’s the point in having an online reservation system if you still can’t seat customers in a timely manner? This location’s restaurant management system is poor. It doesn’t help that the restaurant got my order wrong.

Thank Lynnbrownstone
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Lynn, we apologize for the inconvenience. Can you please fill out our online contact form so we can follow up? benihanalistens.smg.com/

Reviewed July 30, 2018

I was apprehensive that this location would be expensive, but not at all. Lots of reasonably priced lunches were available for all. Great food and service too!!

Thank ttocsnodrog_2000
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy to hear that you had a great experience.

Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

We celebrating my father‘s 88th birthday dinner and he had a great time. The staff was very kind to us and the food was generally pretty good. It’s definitely about the show more than the food. But that’s with they are famous for. Not cheap...More

Thank rpperkins1
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

RP, Thank you for allowing us to be a part of the special occasion!

Reviewed April 11, 2018

Wednesday 5;30pm, no one waiting in lobby. Got seated in regular menu restaurant, not the performing chefs. Server young gentleman black hair in corn rolls, polite but very slow and understaffed. Ordered four appetizer dishes and three combo meal dinners, hot tea, no booze. Soup...More

Thank jyee5127
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2018

J, we understand your disappointment as this shouldn't have happened. From behalf of our team here at Benihana, we sincerely apologize for the negative experience. Please take a moment to reach out to our Guest Relations team directly via benihanalistens.smg.com/ so that we can make...More

Reviewed April 3, 2018

We had a birthday celebration there a few months ago. It is always entertaining. Food was just fair and service was decent.

Thank Lynn B
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Lynn, On behalf of our team here at Benihana, we would like to thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. We will be sure to share it with our Guest Relations Team.

Reviewed March 3, 2018

Made reservations for a Wednesday night at Benihanas to meet a girlfriend for dinner. I had only been there once and that was when it first opened years ago. We waited about 10 minutes and then were taken to one of the tables where the...More

Thank Novelle L
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Surf and turf with a mild show for under $70 for two is not too bad. They do a good job keeping the food and atmosphere consistent throughout their doors. One of our rising stars had neaver eaten here and was wowed with the whole...More

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Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Drew, thank you so much for your feedback, we hope to see you back again soon!

Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

We went to my mom's favorite restaurant Banihana in Concord on a Wednesday night, as per her request, expecting to have a good dinner as usual. Unfortunately the chef was inexperienced and did a very lousy job. It was a very bad dinner. The manager...More

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Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

We apologize for the inconvenience. To better assist you, please tell us more via benihanalistens.smg.com/

Reviewed December 30, 2017

Took my sister and wife for Christmas dinner. I never have visited before. We were seated quite quickly. The parking was tough. I am glad I made a reservation. The best area to be seated in is where they cook for 8 diners at the...More

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Response from Rosalie P | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry im not sure i havent really used the sauces..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1989 Diamond Blvd, Concord, CA 94520-5717
    (Diamond Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: +1 925-827-4220
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