We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.


$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
3295 S Tamarac Dr, Denver, CO 80231-4360 (Hampden)
+1 303-750-2857
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:30
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri 16:00 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 72: English reviews
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great team lunch .. service and food were excellent... highly recommend. ... love the fried rice and garlic butter

Thank justmax301
Level Contributor
77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Wow. I have been going to this restaurant since it opened. I love the hibachi experience and these guys used to be awesome at it. So many things went wrong with our meal. Everything was completely over cooked . Our lobsters were cooked to the point they tasted like rubber. Our steak likewise. The salad had way too much dressing.... More 

Thank Rich S
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this review

Rich, we apologize for the poor experience. Your feedback will be shared with our Guest Relations team to be used towards improving the guest experience. Arigato. More 

Level Contributor
21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

This was a birthday celebration for my granddaughter. She and her two siblings enjoyed the antics of the "chef". Lots of attention and entertainment. The food was okay but definitely not world class. All in all, worth a try.

Thank Dianna R
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
662 reviews
488 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We have visited this Benihana a few times before and never had any real issues. The chef prepares the meal in front of you on the flat top and usually puts on a small show. Our chef this time seemed to only want to do the bare minimum (Make little jokes about butter being ice cream, flip shrimp tails into... More 

1 Thank Logan C
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this review

Logan, we're sorry to hear this. With your feedback, we look forward to improving the guest experience, and would like to thank you for taking the time to share your review with us. More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Food was not that great and the entertainment was mediocre at best. Don't waste your time. You are rushed to your table with other people and rushed out after you eat!

Thank Joy H
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this review

We're sorry to hear this. Your feedback will be shared with our Guest Relations team for improvements. Arigato. More 

Gilbert, Arizona
Level Contributor
33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I usually love Benihanas, though on this lunch visit, found the food entirely too salty (and I am one that overloafs french fries with salt). I suspect (and hope) that this was chef dependent, though caution those that need to keep their salt levels in check tk provide feedback to the chef. My mistake was not telling the chef to... More 

Thank Panglosian
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this review

On behalf of our Benihana team, we would like to sincerely apologize for your negative visit with us. Thank your for your feedback. More 

Level Contributor
95 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

It was my first time but I wasn't too impressed right off the bat. The inside decor was outdated and didn't seem really clean at all. The food is overpriced but I suppose you pay for the experience.

Thank Phillip S
Alamosa, Colorado
Level Contributor
154 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

If you want to try a fun place this is it. They seat 10 at a table. If you go with 2 expect to share a table. While that may scare some, remember the table is around the grill. Not a traditional table. They take your order then one of their chefs come out and make your meal in front... More 

Thank ron S
Irvine, California
Level Contributor
135 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We went for lunch mid week in October, but the wait for a at-table chef was 45 minutes and we decided to skip the wait and eat in the regular dining room. We all had lunch special combination plates and the shrimp, chicken and steak were done well (the steak was medium-rare when we ordered rare), fried rice was delicious... More 

Thank Rexflash
Level Contributor
19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very nice and fiendly place to eat. I would deffinately recommend this place. It's reasonably priced and gives you more than enough for 2 meals.

Thank Linda H

Been to Benihana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3295 S Tamarac Dr, Denver, CO 80231-4360
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-750-2857

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Benihana and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
7 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Benihana staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?