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Benihana

850 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1802
+1 414-270-0890
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Overview
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good27%
  • Average31%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible9%
24 May 2017
“Birthday Celebration restaurant”
1 week ago
“First and last visit”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
850 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1802
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first ever visit to a Benihana and unfortunatley it will be our last. While the staff was very nice and apologized for the short comings, they were seemingly extremely understaffed and the hostess was running back and forth between hostessing, waitressing and...More

Thank ashley16nicole
Reviewed 24 September 2017

My girl friend and I went there for dinner on August 27, 2017, after attending a convention nearby. She asked the hostess if she could have double vegetables instead of another item, which the hostess readily agreed to. However, the cook had a different attitude....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We had never been to the Milwaukee location and decided to try it before seeing a show. The exterior and interior are a little dated. But honestly we werent there for that. We were there for the "performance" from the chef. And although he did...More

Thank jeffv825
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Never visited Benihana before and was a little apprehensive but great choice of menu and the food was perfectly cooked in front of us with flair by the chef. Very tasty food and would recommend. Great to go with a group of friends.

Thank BernieD610
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We took our family for the Hibachi experience. We ordered chicken/shrimp/steak Hibachi dinners. The experience was fantastic. However, we have had similar or better service at other Hibachi grills, and the price was much less. Benihana has excellent food, slightly better than other grills, but...More

Thank Shotmaker1
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We went here for my sons birthday celebration. We went early (5:00) as to avoid the crowds on a Friday night, this was a good idea since it was packed by 7:00. I must say that I was disappointed in the experience overall, because despite...More

Thank DEE1213
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The sushi did not taste fresh, very understaffed (only one guy cooking, bartending, cooking hibachi, serving, etc..) We specifically asked if two items were "rolls" and we're told yes. They were not. They were tuna tacos and tuna tartar. Menu selection very limited when it...More

Thank Gina C
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The food quality is very good, specially seafood. The show in the teppanyaki is entertaining and the cook is very skilled. Soups, salads, dressings and sauces... I liked it all. The decoration of the site is cool and the paintings and art is all related...More

Thank apx2013
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I would consider this restaurant a regular chain restaurant. For the price, I would dine somewhere else. It is a hibachi Japanese restaurant . Not very friendly staff when we went here from dinner. A little out of the way and hard to find.

Thank cyburg
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I've been patronizing this restaurant for years and it used to be one of my all time favs but it's since went down quite a bit. My kids used to love viewing the chefs cook on the flattop before their eyes! I guess now there...More

1  Thank fairlady75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1802
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-270-0890
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