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Benihana

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Japanese, Sushi, Asian
477 Camino Del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3502
+1 619-298-4666
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“fried rice” (13 reviews)
“hibachi steak” (2 reviews)
“yakisoba” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
477 Camino Del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3502
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always enjoy the experience and the setting. We took our two grand kids and they are a great time and really enjoyed their meal. Love the HIbachi meals especially the steak and the salad is always delicious. Usually take some home for the next day.

Thank ABF49ER
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our goal is to create great guest memories. We are pleased to hear we were able to do so for you and your family.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good Japanese food, though nothing very great. Ambience is very American style and not Japanese style. Quite overpriced food, but then there is not much option in the area, since there are lot many hotels but no other restaurant. So they are pretty much full...More

Thank JAYANTBISWAS
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're sorry to hear this. Your feedback will be shared with our Guest Relations team for improvements. Arigato.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To start out visit was on May 7th. I was there with my daughter who just came back from deployment that day, along with two other sailors and their parents that just came back home hours earlier from a 7 month deployment. Shortly after the...More

Thank Sandra N
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sandra, we’re sorry to hear this. Please fill out this form so that we can follow up: benihanalistens.smg.com/

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

My family and I stayed in a hotel right in walking distance to Benihana Restaurant. The chef was great, and he entertained us while he prepared our food. The atmosphere was nice, and the food was so good. We even ordered the salad and chicken...More

Thank advantagebill2
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Our goal is to create great guest memories. We are pleased to hear we were able to do so for you and your family.

Reviewed 30 April 2018

Over priced and over hyped. Three people, $100 check. No ambiance. Food was just okay and reminded me of cafeteria style, pre-made food. Just really not impressed.

Thank cebgel
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

We apologize for this disappointing experience. If you have not done so already, please contact Guest Relations via benihanalistens.smg.com/. Our team would love to follow up with you. Your feedback helps us to make improvements. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience.

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

In the interest of trying new places I have begun to utilize Door Dash (download the app) to order from places in the area I do not have time to go to when at work. They deliver for a small fee. I had the lunch...More

Thank Michelle C
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Michelle, Your feedback is appreciated. We will be sure to share your kind words with the team.

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I am so sick and tired of Benihana’s doing this. They do it all of the time to each family member enrolled in Chefs Table. The first time you sign up no problem but on subsequent birthdays we have had problems. I believe this is...More

Thank MomBabe
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

We certainly want to make this right for you. Please contact Guest Relations using the link below so we can speak to you directly about your experience. benihanalistens.smg.com/

Reviewed 10 March 2018

I stayed at the Homewood Suites. The convenience was great. Busy place. A bit noisy but that is part of the atmosphere.

Thank swiss7615
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are happy to hear that you had a great experience.

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Be willing to make new friends as you dine with others for a fun show, by the cook, and partake of delicious food. We had vegetable tempura to start, so crisp and tasty, the soup and salad along with our main meal. My sister had...More

Thank Mootheart
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

On behalf of the Benihana team, we are happy to have provided you with a 5-star experience

Reviewed 27 February 2018

Celebrated my birthday here with my family. everything was great but service could be better. We were sitting on the hibachi with another couple who arrived after us but the server was kinda rushed them to order at the same time with us, even when...More

Thank Nhung N
Benihana M, Guest Relations Manager at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Nhung, We wish you a Happy Belated from the Benihana team! Come back soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 477 Camino Del Rio S, San Diego, CA 92108-3502
    (8 FWY and 163 FWY)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
  • Neighborhood: Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-4666
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