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Benten Japanese Restaurant

971 New York 25A, Miller Place, NY 11764
+1 631-209-2414
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (24 reviews)
“tonkatsu” (2 reviews)
“tempura” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
971 New York 25A, Miller Place, NY 11764
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

Unfriendly place. Service is limited and food is just ok. It feels as though the place wants you to hurry up and leave.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pat S
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I used to go here alot but, the last few times the tuna was like leather and obviusly not fresh. The premium sake is very good, they need to step up there game.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank betterair
Reviewed July 10, 2018

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

Date of visit: June 2018
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

Date of visit: May 2018
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

Date of visit: April 2018
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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

Date of visit: December 2017
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.

Date of visit: November 2017
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

Date of visit: September 2017
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.

Date of visit: August 2017
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

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank L4492RVmichaelc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
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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