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Akai Hana Japanese Restaurant

3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
+1 847-256-7010
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“tempura” (8 reviews)
“bento box” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (26 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good Japanese restaurant favored by locals near the expressway. Not the best Chicago has to offer, but consistently good with good service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CharlesB95
Reviewed 2 December 2018

We come here on most trips to Chicago. This time I had their healthy option that included a tofu :steak," spinach, a California roll, a large seaweed and cucumber salad, rice, miso soup, and some orange sections. Very good. My wife had the sushi combo...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank maas_johnf
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

I have been going here with my mom ever since I was younger. We have always enjoyed having lunch here together. It hasn’t changed a lot since the first time we went. They still have the same sushi bar, paintings, and fresh fish. They have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 105evelyna
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Efficient service, good food! You'll never go wrong here. Sushi is very popular, as is the teriyaki salmon.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sheilag1818
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This place is a neighborhood staple that has been here for many years. Light wood tables, no booths. Sushi is excellent, although I have only had maki rolls. Plus, the best go mae of anywhere I've tried! Parking lot out front and easy access to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lukaplan
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

If you want a clean restaurant, real Japanese style, then this will be a disappointment. We just had lunch here and after a roach crawled on our table, all they could do is give a $15 off the total bill for 5. Food tasted good,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ElaGrace
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Two of us for dinner. We each selected the salmon teriyaki entrée. Flavorful and enjoyable. Service was pleasant.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Slumdog2015
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Excellent sushi restaurant with so many choices. I absolutely loved the shrimp tempura! The restaurant is very clean and the staff is very courteous.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Barbiedollstar
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a decent consistent place for sushi & other Japanese favorites. The prices are average to high for such/seafood/Japanese food & they do have a lunch menu that includes Bento boxes, various Combos & you can order off Dinner menu during Lunch as well....More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I have eaten here many times and the food is very good. But tonight I ordered the sea bass entree and when the check came it was $52. I repeat: $52! The host explained that was Market Price. Well, I think they should have told...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wilmette
  • Phone Number: +1 847-256-7010
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