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Desaki Restaurant

2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
+1 570-839-2500
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Desaki Restaurant
1. The Freshest Sushi
"The Sushi was great and fresh!"
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2. Family Fun Experience
"the best Hibachi entertainment I've ever been to around the US"
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3. Award-Winning Building
"Desaki is a beautiful building inside and out"
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1 - 10 of 383 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to eat. Fun for everyone good is great and the staff is even better especially out server Alex Alvarez!!!

Thank Natalie A
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We have been to Benihana and can come out still hungry. We saw this place a number of times we passed and on the outside it looks so beautiful and well maintained. Inside is a party going on! We were seated quickly and there was...More

Thank DrJanine K
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at Desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Hello Dr. Janine K, thank you for your radiating review! Your experience is exactly what we strive for on a day-to-day basis. We were honored to have you, and look forward to having you again! I will be sure to share your kind compliments with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Exceptionally fresh and beautifully presented sushi and traditional appetizers such as shumai and gyoza alongside house specialties such as perfectly tender bacon wrapped sea scallops and yakitori steak skewers can be a dinner standing alone but don't miss the amazing and entertaining Hibachi performances which...More

Thank janetjackson1023
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We been to Great Wolf Lodge there is a Desaki shuttle to take us to this restaurant. This restaurent is good. If you go to Great Wolf Lodge, Camelback Lodge, and Kalahari Resort hey have a Desaki shuttle if you want to go to this...More

Thank shirleybalboa40
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Went with a group of 16 for dinner. The service is excellent. Friendly, very clearly explaining the tipping, asked about allergies, great with the kids. Typical hibachi service, funny chefs, fresh food and lots of it. A little expensive, but Hibachi usually is and the...More

Thank Jean T
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This place is by far the largest teppanyaki restaurant I've ever seen! There had to be like 20 tables (some could seat up to 20 people!) for teppanyaki! It is beautifully landscaped outside and appointed inside. We had been on the road since early in...More

Thank crookedhalo
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at Desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your glowing review! We pride ourselves on the freshness of our ingredients and the unique, entertaining experience we offer. We are glad to hear you enjoyed it and we will certainly share these kind words with our staff. Thank you for joining...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

A puerile show, maybe the children like it, however the food is tasteless and expensive. For children probably they can have fun at McDolnald or Burger king. They did not eat anyting, the liked the fire though. Your plate is filled with rice barely browned,...More

Thank Wanda Roman C
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Bought a vacation home in the poconos and always passed this restaurant. Decided to go to dinner there and it was truly amazing. From the experience of watching the chefs cook to eating the delicious meal and fresh seafood. I will definitely be back.

Thank Thomas_Cuccio_Jr
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We decided to try this hibachi for dinner. It was excellent!! It was very clean and they easily accommodated a group of 10 with no reservation and no wait on a Saturday night!! Our hibachi cook was excellent! He laughed, made jokes with the kids...More

Thank Andrea P
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Love the sushi. Favorite is Swiftwater Roll. Gorgeous restaurant. Email specials are money savers. Generous owners support area causes and teams.

Thank Spsymom
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Questions & Answers
29 April 2015|
Response from Desaki611 | Property representative |
Hello! We are very happy that you enjoyed the martini! Its very simple...equal parts of Grey Goose and Unfiltered Sake. Enjoy! We look forward to having you back!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 23:45
12:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Swiftwater
  • Phone Number: +1 570-839-2500
  • E-mail
Desaki Japanese Restaurant's entertaining Hibachi chefs prepare all your favorites like Filet Mignon, lobster, scallops, chicken and shrimp right before your eyes to ensure it's just the way you like it. Desaki's ultra fresh Sushi menu includes traditional items as well as our chef's own unique creations. More than delicious family dining, desaki is an entertainment experience where adults and children of all ages can enjoy the XBox gaming station and free rides in our authentic Rickshaw. The XBox gaming station often lures parents into the fun as well as their children. On weekends, desaki offers families many experiences to enjoy which sometimes feature a magician, face painter or caricature artist to entertain young guests.
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