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desaki Restaurant

2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
+1 570-839-2500
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
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!"
kathleens924
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2. Family Fun Experience
"the best Hibachi entertainment I've ever been to around the US"
Isabea
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3. Award-Winning Building
"Desaki is a beautiful building inside and out"
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1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family has visited this restaurant a few times a year for 4 or 5 years when we visit the Poconos and it has always been one of my favorite places to eat. We always appreciated the freshness of the food - both sushi and...More

Thank EpicRoadtrip2018
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

This was without a doubt, the very best hibachi restaurant I’ve ever had the privilege of eating at. Our server Carlos was excellent, kind, charming and truly helpful at all times. They had two chefs cooking for us at the same time which was a...More

Thank Aleddie717
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2018

Thank you so much for your glowing review of our establishment. Your kind words will be passed along to our staff, and we look forward to seeing you again soon! Have a fantastic weekend!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the food we got on our visit and the Hibachi guy was very entertaining. I did not like the fact that a party of two people got charged a 18% fee I think it was called a tourism fee plus expected tips for...More

1  Thank Jeannie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entertainment was very good, the quality of the food was also very good. The seasoning was a bit on the garlic side. Be prepared to pay an 18% gratuity as its automatically applied to your bill.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Five Star pricing for Two Star food. I've tasted much better Hibachi for a lot less. This place is a tourist trap and will cost you an arm and a leg. You can easily get hit for $100-200 for two people!

Thank SteveZ2020
Reviewed September 2, 2018

The restaurant is a feast for the eyes first of all. The staff is wonderful. Our chef "David Copperfield" very capable. The Zen Mango Martini was good, but a little too strong. The ladies room elegant and spotless. Our chairs kept sliding around on the...More

Thank Jeanette L
Reviewed September 2, 2018

If you have been to a Hibachi restaurant before this is nothing special. Very typical in the offerings. They do not take reservations so first come first served which is a plus. Very pricey compared to other Hibachi restaurants. Not much in the way of...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

This is a large spot with high ceilings and attracts the gamblers by cried from mt airy Casino. Went here through see how it was. Also I thought the place was. A little bit disorganized and confused. Food was ok but pretty good expensive fir...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Nicest Hibachi that I have been at so far. I really liked that they had a dance floor and face painting and balloon animals for the kids to have done. Food was excellent. I would prefer that they put one less chair on each side...More

Thank Wendy T
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thank you for joining us, Wendy! We hope you have a wonderful day!

Reviewed August 12, 2018

We came in for dinner at around 7 pm on Saturday. We were seated for hibachi dinner; the waiter put the menus on our plates?! Those dirty plastic menus with germs from all other people's hands on the plates. That got my attention; I inspected...More

Thank KirylM2
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bill3920
February 20, 2018|
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Response from Barry A | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know but recommend checking their website has most of their information
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vacationNewJersey
April 29, 2015|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
3:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
3:30 p.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:45 p.m.
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
Description
Desaki Restaurant is the most family-friendly dining experience in the Pocono Mountains. Celebrating family, food, fire and fun, our talented Hibachi chefs prepare all your favorites including filet mignon, lobster, scallops, salmon, chicken, NY Strip and jumbo shrimp right before your eyes to ensure it's cooked just the way you like it. Desaki's ultra-fresh sushi menu includes traditional items as well as Chef AJ's own unique creations. Desaki Restaurant is also home to The Garden, a world-class event venue. The Garden is the Pocono's premier event destination. Whether you are celebrating a wedding, anniversary, family reunion, sweet 16, or a corporate event or charity function, the experts at The Garden believe in turning moments into memories.
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