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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tempura” (8 reviews)
“bento box” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (24 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

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

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

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

Thank ElaGrace
Reviewed 29 May 2018

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

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.

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

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

1  Thank skm822
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Been here numerous times and frequent visitor for long while, they have kept up with the standard, always reasonably good food and good tastes. Very basic Japanese food items but lots to choose from with their menu, fresh and plentiful. Waitresses are very friendly, helpful...More

Thank Barnett F
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We've been here several times, and the experience is fairly consistent. I had the seafood nabe that had more fish (tuna and salmon) than seafood. The latter consisted of two oysters and a shrimp. It was just OK. My wife had a bento box that...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I came back to Akai Hana after not visiting for several years, and I was pleasantly surprised by how tasty my lunch was! The lunch specials are a great value – about 9 to 11 dollars for a soup, mini appetizer, and a well-portioned lunch...More

Thank NicoleC5876
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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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