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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $25
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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meals, features

Menu

APPETIZERS‎
Gyoza
Five pan fried pork dumplings
$5.75
Veg. Gyoza
Five pan fried vegetable dumplings
$5.25
Shumai
Six steamed shrimp dumplings
$5.25
Goma-Ae
Seasoned spinach with sesame seeds
$3.75
Kanimaki Chicken
Crab stick rolled in sliced chicken breast
$5.75
Makimaki Chicken
Crab stick and avocado rolled in sliced chicken breast
$6.50
Chicken Negimaki
Scallion rolled in chicken
$5.75
Beef Negemaki
Scallion rolled in sliced beef
$5.75
Yakitori
Skewered chicken and onions
$4.50
Age Dashi-Dofu
Fried soybean curd in a soy broth
$5.00
FROM THE SUSHI BAR‎
Sushi
Four pieces of assorted sushi
$6.50
Sashimi
Assorted sliced raw fish
$10.50
Mixed Sunomono
Assorted seafood with ponzu sauce
$8.50
Tuna Nuta
Sliced tuna with sweet miso sauce
$9.00
Mixted Nuta
Assorted seafood with sweet miso sauce
$8.50
007
Tuna, salmon, crab stick and avocado rolled in cucumber, served with crab salad, hearts of palm and caviar mayo dressing
$14.50
Salmon Tartar
Raw salmon with pine nuts, seaweed salad, quail egg and special sauce
$9.00
Salmon Carpacio
$9.00
Spicy Tuna Tataki
Seared‎ tuna with avocado and a spicy sauce
$9.50
Usuzukuri
Thinly sliced whitefish served with ponzu sauce
$9.50
SOUP‎
Miso
Soybean soup
$2.00
Nameko
Miso with baby mushrooms
$3.75
Osuimono
Clear broth
$2.00
Clam Miso
Miso with manila clams
$5.75
Benten
Seafood in a clear broth
$6.00
Gyoza
Vegetables and dumplings in a soy broth
$4.50
Soba
Buckwheat noodle soup
$4.95
SALAD‎
Green Salad
With our house ginger dressing
$3.00
Bean Sprout Salad
$3.00
Seaweed Salad
$5.50
Benten Salad
A variety of seafood on top of a bed of lettuce with sesame dressing
$7.50
Sashimi Salad
Seared tuna, mandarin oranges, red leaf lettuce, fresh salmon and whitefish served with a special house dressing
$10.50
Crab Salad
Crab stick, mayo and caviar
$7.25
Tuna Avocado Salad
Tuna and avocado with a mayo dressing
$9.50
Salmon Avocado Salad
$9.00
Conch Salad
Warm seasoned conch served over cold red leaf lettuce with a special mayo dressing
$8.50
Lobster Tempura Salad
Lobster tempura cut up over red leaf lettuce, served with a special mayo dressing
$Market
SUSHI ENTREES‎
All entrees come with soup and bean sprout salad.
Assorted Sushi—Regular
One tuna roll and eight pieces of assorted sushi
$16.50
Assorted Sushi—Deluxe
One california deluxe and ten pieces of assorted sushi
$21.00
Assorted Sashimi—Regular
A variety of sliced raw fish
$22.00
Assorted Sashimi—Deluxe
A larger portion of our regular sashimi
$30.00
Temaki Combination
Four‎ hand rolls (tuna, yellow tail, eel and California)
$16.00
Chirash Zushi
An assortment of seafood and vegetables on a bed of seasoned rice
$16.00
Futomaki
Jumbo vegetable roll with egg omelette, crab stick and shrimp
$14.50
MAKI COMBINATION‎
Fresh
Tuna roll, fresh salmon roll and yellowtail roll
$16.00
Smoked
Eel roll, salmon skin roll, smoked salmon with one avocado roll
$16.75
Vegetable
Cucumber roll, avocado roll and a green roll
$13.50
SUSHI AND SASHIMI COMBINATION‎
For One
Five pieces of sushi, one california deluxe and an assortment of sashimi
$25.00
For Two
Oshizushi, benten roll #2 and an assortment of sashimi
$50.00
SUSHI & SASHIMI BY THE PIECE‎
Quail Egg
$0.50
Inari
$1.00
Egg
$1.50
Crab Stick
$1.75
Black Fish
$2.00
Bonito
$2.00
Fluke
$2.00
Fresh Salmon
$2.00
Mackerel
$2.00
Squid
$2.00
BEVERAGES‎
Soda
$2.00
Snapple
$3.75
Green Tea
$2.00
EXTRAS‎
Rice
$2.00
Brown Rice
$3.75
Ginger Dressing–Pint
$3.00
Ginger Dressing–Quart
$5.00
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Reviewed March 16, 2020 via mobile

We love sushi. We have been going to Benten since it was located in Mt. Sinai. We have never been disappointed. We have essentially tried everything on the menu over the years. We have traveled to Japan twice and we know good Japanese food. We...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

A FAVORITE with local foodies and Sushi fans. Everything is consistently fresh and perfectly prepared by or directly supervised by Ken. I have been going here for decades. Big beautiful restaurant with plenty of off street private parking. Be sure to try the Clam Miso...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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