We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Akai Hana Japanese Restaurant

3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
+1 847-256-7010
Website
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (8 reviews)
“bento box” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (26 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (69)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 69 reviews

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
1  Thank skm822
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Residence Inn Chicago Wilmette/Skokie
262 reviews
1.51 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago North Shore/Skokie
1,231 reviews
1.92 km away
Extended Stay America - Chicago - Skokie
141 reviews
2.01 km away
DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago North Shore
1,289 reviews
2.83 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria
54 reviews
.00 km away
Hackney's
240 reviews
1.26 km away
AO Sushi
31 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
227 reviews
2.55 km away
Stormy's Tavern and Grille
11 reviews
2.65 km away
Historic Wagner Farm
69 reviews
2.24 km away
Outatime Games
7 reviews
4.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Akai Hana Japanese Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing