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1100 W 8th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-3350
+1 907-222-5212
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1100 W 8th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-3350
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My son & I were delighted by the food & incredibly friendly staff. The meal was amazing as we had the Benihana trio, enjoyed every bite immensely. Our server was like our butler, he was so on point & attentive to our every need. Thank...More

Thank Apostle C
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit and the food. The service was good. The food was fresh. The live presentation was entertaining.

Thank fun265
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

By my self and close to closing, quick, friendly service and the food was perfect! I'll be back next week!

Thank MD11Drvr
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Superior Entertaining Dinner! Amazing food and chef! The entire team did a phenomenal job. Cocktails were very good and the entire meal just flowed. Thank you so much!

Thank eblocker4460
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We have heard about this restaurant in the lower 48 but have never been to any of them. We went for their lunch special and was very happy with their deal they had and we loved our service he was so helpful with this being...More

Thank Mandy L
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Visited Benihana for a late appetizer, cocktail date. Walked in the restaurant and the two employees at the hostess stand completely ignored us. We finally just awkwardly walked to the bar. We sat at a high top table and literally had to "flag" down our...More

Thank Mom_2_the_4th_Power
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this review

thank you for sharing your review. We understand your disappointment as this shouldn’t have happened. Your feedback helps us to make improvements and we’re hopeful that you will provide us with an opportunity to serve you again. Arigato.

Reviewed 11 October 2016

We came here for my son's birthday. He's only 11. This was the place he requested. Mostly, because of the show and the chefs are wonderful. The food was amazing. Service amazing. Such a nice atmosphere.

Thank vickity907
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I have lived in Alaska for 6 years and have driven by Benihanas hundreds of times but never went. My husband took me there on date to try something new. I don't like sushi, but my husband tried it and thought it was great. Our...More

Thank DeMarie S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Benihana never lets you down.....the food is excellent and the chefs are very entertaining. Food is fresh and the dipping sauces are excellent

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I was actually waiting for Teppan table but the gentleman bartender was so wonderful, I just stayed and ordered my Teppan filet dinner with him, and had such a good time(Seahawks were on too) great time and loved the hot sake infused with Midori

1  Thank Carol T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 W 8th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501-3350
    (Between 8th and L street)
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage
  • Phone Number: +1 907-222-5212
  • E-mail