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) #659 of 8,364 Restaurants in Los Angeles ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
16226 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91436-2271
+1 818-788-7121
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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16226 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91436-2271
Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
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Reviews (83)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Noisy, Crowded, expensive, the food is BLAH. The kids love it for their birthday. I think they would be better off at Carney's. It's your money have a good time.

Thank iwilltrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Benihana but it was so crowded and busy on Mother's Day. Parking was kind of a problem as several patrons got into arguments in the parking area due to the high volume of cars. But, the food was very good and my grandkids love...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone should visit a Benihana at least once. The food is good but the main thing is watching the show the person is putting on as he is preparing it for you.

Thank Banerman
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We went with our family. Hadn't been to a Benihana's in years. It was a a lot of fun. Our grandson loved it. Service was great once they straightened out a reservation mix up.

Thank AdventureBiker21
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Good food, amazing people and great service, it's nice to get to meet others and chat around the table, we had fun

Thank fatima m
Reviewed 16 November 2016

It's always fun to go sit with strangers at the table! My aunt and I had dinner there the other night and it was her first time. It was very entertaining and the food was excellent. Their corkage fee is $15 which is pretty pricey...More

Thank Cyndi L W
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We flew into LA for our anniversary so we decided after we landed to try to make reservations. They would not take a reservation but that we could walk in and wait which took about 25 minutes so not bad at all. We enjoyed our...More

Thank Karensue1019
Reviewed 18 October 2016

we celebrate my sister birthday last Friday, was amazing time. the food excellent, Juan was the chef in charge for our table, he was great. first time in this place. for sure no the last one!!!!!!

Thank CAngelita2
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We had so much getting to know everyone while Juan cooked. Not much changes from Benihana to Benihana and sometimes knowing exactly what to expect is a good thing. Quality of food was good, preparation was good, service was good and atmosphere good. I prefer...More

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went with some friends, food was great, service was good, the place was really crowded but the service was fair good, looking forward to come back when I visit LA again

Thank debstraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16226 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91436-2271
    (Libbit Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > South San Fernando Valley
  • Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-788-7121
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