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Hanakawa Japanese Steak & Sushi

411 S Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2820
+1 847-247-0091
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“yum yum sauce” (5 reviews)
“fried rice” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (14 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
411 S Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2820
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable hibachi dinner along with some sushi while visiting the area for my son’s boot camp graduation. Dinner was very nice, but like any hibachi style restaurant, they all have their own special sauces/dressings, which were slightly different than we’re used to,...More

Thank Cricket59
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We keep coming back because of their fried rice 😂... I think it’s the people in the restaurant that makes the difference besides their yummy food.. they do a really good job preparing and entertaining.

Thank LoveLiveTravel1976
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Family of 6 in town for a graduation from boot camp. We were able to make a reservation for 530 on a Saturday at the hibachi table. We enjoyed every minute we were here! Tim, our hibachi grill-man, was hilarious. Our bill was $201 before...More

Thank Productofthe231
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Worried by a few negative reviews here, and the fact that teppan and hibachi dining is prominently featured, we decided to try it anyway. Most places these days that advertise "sushi" mean mostly maki, and fusion maki at that. Nothing wrong with maki or fusion,...More

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Terrible organization. People waiting over an hour past their reservation. The owner didn't really seem to care. If it's this bad in view of the customers I'd hate to see the kitchen. Our server was nice. But I won't return.

Thank jefflef
Reviewed 7 August 2017

wife is military we just moved to vernon hills a few weeks ago, my wife has a picture of some sushi on her phone, the manager looked at the picture figured out what it was and made it special for her. they charged her a...More

Thank shaylathedog
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We went with a 6 person group on a Sunday evening, and got an entire table to ourselves. The staff seated us promptly for our reservation at 6:30PM. We had two young children who had never gone to a hibachi restaurant before, and two adults...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Hanakawa is my go-to place when I want Japanese food. I live nearby so I will often get sushi and fried rice for pickup if I don't want to go out for a nice dinner... and it's one of my absolute favorite meals. If I...More

Thank Jessie J
Reviewed 30 June 2017

It might have been because my Sailor was in his dress whites from graduating basic training, but from the time we came in (lunch) until we left, we were served attentively and graciously! The food was very good and our hibachi chef was very friendly...More

1  Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Went to Hanakawa for dinner with are family. Our chief was Peter he was great at entertaining an cooking the meal. We had filets with combos. Everything was great except for the air was not working properly. It was very hot. Above average for food...More

Thank Eileen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 S Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048-2820
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Libertyville
  • Phone Number: +1 847-247-0091
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