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276 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-4439 (Intracoastal Waterway)
+1 954-776-0111
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Boca Raton, Florida
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256 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

For our party of 5 we had 7:00 reservations. We were served our soup at 8:00, which was cold. At 8:30 we were served our salad. By 9:00 we had lost our patience. The chef came to our table at 9:00 and was smart enough to see that we had lost our interest in a 'show'. But there was little... More 

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

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

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I attended with 5 co-workers. We were thoroughly entertained and had the best server! One of our group had never been to Benihana or a Japanese steakhouse. He was also from Sweeden. He had the best time ever! Dinner and a show! A fantastic time was had by all!

Thank Perrine C
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We went to celebrate a friend's birthday. The place was freezing cold. Others were complaining about the cold. The Food was average and overpriced. The bill was $90 for two including one drink each and tip. Probably will not go back.

Thank Armando O
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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63 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I have been to many Benihanas and enjoyed it every time.The one in fort Lauderdale Florida is my favorite.The staff-food -ambience ,all get a 5 circle rating.I will be going on a vacation soon and I will be visiting the Orlando Benihana in the Hilton hotel.The best thing about the restaurant is the FOOD!!!!

Thank JoeyKennedy
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Spectacular show. Awesome chef! Fresh sashimi for appetizer. Fried rice is always delish at Benihana!

Thank Seema B
Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Food was good but pretty pricey probably would not go again. Been to other hibachi style places food was about the same not a lot of veggies at this one and for the price I thought there would be more veggies. The main reason I would not go back is the price can get the same quality elsewhere.

1 Thank Davina G
Pompano Beach, Florida
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211 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

It's been about 10 years since I've been to a Benihana.... probably another 10 years before I go again. It started with a valet that had an attitude. Yes, parking is tight but there should be options. We arrived shortly after opening for the dinner crowd. We had our choice of "tables" and took one overlooking the Intracoastal waterway. Unfortunately,... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We were planning on meeting a group of friends over there for Happy Hour leading into dinner. When we got there, the only parking option was valet. The lot was empty, so we parked to the back, out of the way. The Valet came running over telling us that we couldn't park ourselves. I told him I understand it's complimentary... More 

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Supposed to be an anniversary celebration dinner.Very noisy,our chef and server seemed like there was somewhere else they would rather be.The food was pretty good but we ordered chateaubriand and instead of getting the steak and vegetables together everything was cooked in stages and not together.This was not the first time we have dined at Benihana.We have eaten at the... More 

1 Thank Ernee-Tim W
Delray Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

My husband & I recently decided to have dinner at Benihana to celebrate our 16th anniversary. ...let me first say that my husband & I have had a lot of bad dates in the history of our 18 year relationship, but this one ranks up there in the top 10 worst dates we've had. Upon our arrival, we were asked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 276 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-4439
    (Intracoastal Waterway)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Phone Number: +1 954-776-0111
Prepare for a dining experience unlike any other. Watch as your personal chef performs the ancient art of Teppanyaki. Listen as razor-sharp blades slice through tender steak and juicy chicken. Take in the aroma of sizzling shrimp, lobster and savory vegetables. And don’t forget our delicious sushi appetizers, including fresh nigiri, sashimi and specialty rolls, all made with the same flair that made Benihana a legend in Japanese cuisine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?