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Benten Japanese Restaurant

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971 New York 25A, Miller Place, NY 11764
+1 631-209-2414
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (23 reviews)
“hand rolls” (3 reviews)
“quality fish” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
971 New York 25A, Miller Place, NY 11764
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would go out of my way to get sushi here but the last two times it has gone down hill, the Tuna was stiff and I couldn't eat it, not what I have come to expect from Bentons. They have a very good premium...More

Thank 330priscillac
Reviewed May 14, 2018

benten is a japanese restaurant started and run by japanese owners seeking to present high quality japanese food in a traditonal setting .benten is not one of those fusion hibachi latest trend flashy places.you will find no flying shrimp nor yelling chefs here.you will find...More

Thank kevinmannmail
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Not even joking. It could be because the chef makes sure that they get a lot of their fish direct from the fishermen on Long Island, but here’s the thing: you can actually bite the fish straight through, it’s that fresh. If you’re one to...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

We have been frequenting Benten since long before they moved to Rocky Point from Mount Sinai. Kenny, the Master Sushi chef and owner 's talents range from creativity (while keeping with authenticity), hospitality, atmospheric design and all around the running of the business. He dishes...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Finding great Asian food in Eastern Suffolk is hard. But this place is great. Nice size, good parking, easy access, friendly helpful staff and managers, and great sushi at very reasonable prices.

Thank Joan A
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Everything at Benten is at the top - except the prices. Kenny, the owner and master sushi chef, is a wizard of creativity. Sit at the counter, engage him in conversation on any subject, and you soon will be one of the family. Let him...More

Thank dallasdr
Reviewed September 7, 2017

I went there a family of 9. I must say everyone enjoyed everything we ordered. We did not have reservations, but got seated right away. Service was great.

Thank millgroup2005
Reviewed August 18, 2017

If you have the need for authentic Japanese Food beyond sushi, then look no further. Benten offers tonkatsu, teriyaki and my all time hard to find favorite "Sukiyaki" dishes to enjoy. The quality of food and service is excellent. Friendly and accommodating wait staff to...More

Thank L4492RVmichaelc
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

We had five in our group for dinner. The bento box was so delicious. I had the tonkatsu and it was amazing. The pork was fried to perfection and the sauce was exactly as I remembered enjoying in Japan. My family members had the chicken...More

Thank LIMom99
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Surprisingly in the PJ, MS, MP, SB, RP little corridor along 347 then 25A there are a LOT of pizza joints and a lot of Asian and Japanese places as well. Sushi and sashimi are available at a number of places. I put Benten in...More

Thank thomasjohnlynch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:15 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 971 New York 25A, Miller Place, NY 11764
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Miller Place
  • Phone Number: +1 631-209-2414
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