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Benkay Restaurant

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245 Gun Beach Rd, Tamuning, Guam 96913-4204, Mariana Islands
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They offer several lunch special and they re very good, well prepared and tastefully served. Service is excellent.

Thank George K
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

This is high quality sushi, even in Japan this is place will be accepted. chef is friendly and knows his stuff. extremely creative and swanky. I would like to go there any time I have chance. not like the other places they put butt load of sauces on crappy fish, this place have all the seasonable and high end stuff.

Thank bigJohnny670
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Beyond the usual sushi, ramen dishes Benkay offers seasonal set menus to match seasons in Japan and incorporates ingredients that are fresh and available at that time of year. Food is well prepared and presentation is good, restaurant is frequented by Japanese living in Guam. The ocean view is fantastic and can't be beat.

Thank PJ_SG_95
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant opens at 0700, but they moved their location to a banquet hall so no atmosphere of Japanese.

Thank Larry M
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015

By far the best sushi available in Guam that I have found. Not kaiten sushi - not california rolls - good nigiri sushi. Variety is good and they offer many things not available anywhere else in Guam. It isn't cheap, however, if you are craving good sushi - this is the place to go.

1 Thank KumaKato2
Metro Manila, Philippines
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

After shopping at downtown in Guam, feeling tired and hungry we ha our delicious dinner at Benkay Restaurant.

Thank lynne7472015
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87 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2014

I had a lunch at Benkei only once. I ordered Tenpura and miso soup with pork and vegetables. Those were really delicious.

Thank LoveMoon
Carmel, Indiana
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2014

Went to Benkay for lunch - we were tired from the jet lag and didn't want to leave the hotel premises. Had lunch specials, and it was average at best - $18 for a noodle/rice combo leaves the value to be very low, the food was acceptable though I have to be honest and say it was just OK, not... More 

1 Thank Richard M
Tamuning, Guam
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119 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2013

This is one of the better of many Japanese restaurants in Guam. Since I am not from Japan, I cannot vouch for the authenticity of the food preparation. With that being said, the food is flavorful, made to order, and presented well. Service is average.

Thank Jirohiku

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Gun Beach Rd, Tamuning, Guam 96913-4204, Mariana Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Mariana Islands  >  Guam  >  Tamuning
  • Phone Number: 649-8815

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?