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920 Merchants Concourse, Westbury, NY 11590-5199
+1 516-222-6091
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (6 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
920 Merchants Concourse, Westbury, NY 11590-5199
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every year we go to Benihana, my daughter's choice for her birthday dinner. As usual, our Chef was friendly, was entertaining and our dinner was DELISH!

Thank Nanette T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I have always been a fan of Hibachi and all the silliness that goes with them. Who doesn't want to laugh with the guy cooking your food. Unfortunately, this location no longer feels like fun. The chef was going through the motions, but there was...More

Thank sue5290
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter loves eating here. The show is fun and good is good. Lunch is the best deal, pay about 1/2 price. It may be a smaller portion but you get tons of food. Get the fried rice and add some mustard sauce- yummy!

Thank natashar222
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Well the atmosphere was not cozy..ok! But the service was the worth service ever.the waitress stood behind us..rushing us ...absolutly terrible.she gave us NO time to even pick what we wanted to eat.no explanation!t Terrible...I wanted to give as little tip as possible..no way..she told...More

Thank Jutta C
Benihana M, Brand Communication at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

Jutta, we're sorry to hear this as it shouldn't have happened. Thanks for bringing it to our attention. Your feedback will be shared with our Guest Relations team for improvements.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

It was just okay, nothing special. Even with our reservation, we were told the wait would be about 30 minutes. (What is the point of a reservation if you still have to wait 30 minutes?) Luckily, we were seated after 15 minutes. Ordered the Red...More

Thank Ellen H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I don't like the whole idea, throwing food at you like you're a seal at a zoo. A few times I wanted to throw some back. The whole concept is stupid if you ask me. You're also eating in the order that they choose to...More

Thank Billy G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Benihana is just as good as it has always been. The key tip is to always go for lunch and ask for extra garlic butter. You will thank me later.

Thank itsthetravelguy
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Benihana has a great lunch special that you can get for $10 to $15. It includes soup, hibachi vegetables & fried rice. It's always good & easy on the pockets

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Staff was nice, food was very good enjoyed my birthday there. However the service was slow at times and made them seem under staffed otherwise very nice.

Thank Olivia G
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Although this place is supposed to be an authentic Japanese Hibachi restaurant, it's not. For one thing all the cooks are Hispanic, although they do posses hibachi cooking skills. The people making the sushi at the sushi station were also Hispanic. The waiter was Hispanic...More

Thank wildtom65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 920 Merchants Concourse, Westbury, NY 11590-5199
    (Old Country Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Westbury
  • Phone Number: +1 516-222-6091
Prepare for a dining experience unlike any other. Watch as your personal chef performs the ancient art of Teppanyaki. Listen as razor-sharp blades slice through tender steak and juicy chicken. Take in the aroma of sizzling shrimp, lobster and savory vegetables. Or visit our sushi bar, where your sushi chef will prepare fresh nigiri, sashimi and specialty rolls, all with the same flair that made Benihana a legend in Japanese cuisine.
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