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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
9 Feb 2016
18 Aug 2015
“disappointing ”
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Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Beirut, Lebanon
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

We have been often visiting Benihana, but tonite wasnt a good experience. No lobster tail, soup came late, meat had a funny taste

Thank Ronald F
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

went in on a tuesday night didnt know it was an open sushi night they offered and i took the offer, disaster! the selection seemed poor, zero creativity and no selection, all I tasted was mayonnaise. if benihana guna keep on serving such low quality...More

Thank Samer S
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

I was there in 2011. Went back with my wife and a couple of friends for my 3rd marriage anniversary. They have great cooking Japanese food and they have great sushi. The chef was very professional and very funny.

1  Thank Maroun M
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Great choice. Good food and very good ambiance. The live cooking station is something you need to try. The sushi is great too. We highly recommend it for any couple or any group of friends going out.

2  Thank maroun m
Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

This is the best Sushi in town. Benihana provides diversity, taste and most of super clean products. As Sushi becoming more and more available in so may restaurants and even casual dinning places, we have had a lot of virus issues related. Very few places...More

Thank Anass S
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We were here on the first night of our visit to Beirut. It was relatively quiet with only one grill operating so we shared with a few others. It was an excellent performance by the two chefs with knofe juggling and banter. The food was...More

Thank timchambola
Reviewed 10 June 2014

A delicious Japanese restaurant in the comfortable walls of the Commodore Hotel in the heart of Hamra. The "live cooking" is always amazing, the chef prepares every possible variation on a hot plate in front of your eyes. Excellent quality fish and very efficient service....More

Thank twang54
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Benihana is the only place in Beirut where you can enjoy a live cooking show that is really entertaining especially that the chefs are so nice it really affects the mood/atmosphere of the place great service, very good quality of food, delicious taste & the...More

Thank Dinita12
Reviewed 8 April 2014

I went with a group of friends, having had booked earlier, we got a seat immediately, service is really good, and the Chef came to cook some food for us, that was more than wonderful. The chef is very nice, and the waiters are helpful...More

Thank Golden E
Reviewed 31 March 2014

One of the best places in Beirut to have sushi. The ambiance is lovely, the service is amazing, and the food is just terrific.

Thank NaderH
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Buffet
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
12:30 - 15:30
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
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