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The Bento Box sushi

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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$17.95
Dim Sum Sampler
Two each of our handmade dim sum: shrimp, pork, vegetable and chicken with mushroom served with traditional dipping sauces
$8.95
Korean Beef Skewers
Marinated tenderloin grilled served with Korean pickles and Kolchijan sauce
$6.95
Salt and Pepper Calamari
Crispy calamari wok fried with garlic, scallions, fresh lime, salt and pepper
$8.95
Duck Spring Rolls
Duck confit, Thai chili, roasted garlic, cilantro and hoisin sauce in a spring roll wrapper served with a mango- meyer lemon relish
About
The menu offers food from Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, China, and Korea. The focal point of The Bento Box is the sushi bar where guests can interact with the Sushi Chefs to create a unique dining experience or you may enjoy the private dining room for an intimate small group, the outdoor patio with its zen rock garden and water fountains or the sake lounge. The Bento Box sources as much organic and sustainably grown product as possible. Whether it's salmon from Scotland, hamachi from Kyushu Japan, or free range chicken, organic vegetables, and natural pork from North Carolina, we continuously seek out the best products to serve our guests.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 3-US$ 17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is a hidden gem in the back of a shopping center. Great small atmosphere with small outdoor patio for nice days. A local favorite. My absolute favorite sushi is here. Note-I am just recently getting into sushi that includes raw ingredients like fish. With...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trina C
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Bento Box is a fave that I have enjoyed for several years and have not reviewed. We went tonight for a post-Hurricane Florence meal; and, everything was as delicious as always. Menu for 3 ladies was wine, Alaskan Roll, Tuna Delicious Roll, the Caterpillar Roll,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Laura P
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Bento Box has some of the best high quality sushi I have ever had in any city I have traveled too. Chef Lee makes sure everything is top notch and tasty. It’s simply consistently awesome. I’ve eaten there over 100 times.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Greg V
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Visited the area with my wife on a business trip. We heard good things about The Bento Box and online reviews seemed pretty good. We arrived around 7:30 on a Friday night. They are were busy, but the staff quickly found a table for us....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AMBrown1982
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Just kind of very average in the end. Kudos to the sake selection & super friendly waiter, Joe & nice lounge like interior and outdoor seating area. But: It’s one of those restaurants where you ask yourself “How can this all be fresh and well...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank DinedThereSippedThat
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This is by far our favorite sushi restaurant. We eat here once a week and is our go to for dining out. The quality is ALWAYS consistent and the service is outstanding. Drinks are solid too. Recommend sitting at the sushi bar for chef’s recommendations...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank momofmaya
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

The bento box was a good value. I had the steak which was a little bland. It could use a stronger flavor. The sides were good and they gave a lot of food.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Eddieme
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

The fish is so fresh and always tastes so good! Merry usually gets some sashimi with fresh tuna and hamachi- wonderfulness on a plate! I love the delicious roll - named correctly - with tuna! Chef Lee and his crew are the best!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 65_PB
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Tonight the Bento box featured the Cobia App. It is always a favorite of ours. In addition to that Chef Lee also had Korean Crispy Wings as a featured item, and let me tell you, they were delicious. Offered in 2 heat stages, the “painless“...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank RalphR28411
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Stumbled on this place while looking for another sushi restaurant! Were not disappointed, however. Very good sashimi bento box with nice chef's selection. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank James S
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