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Desaki Restaurant

2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
+1 570-839-2500
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We've been to many hibachi places and this place ranks last. It is very commercial and spends a ton of money on marketing, both negatives if you are searching for quality. This could be why it is very overpriced. Some kids meals were $17.95 and...More

Thank Katie M
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

We have been to Benihana and can come out still hungry. We saw this place a number of times we passed and on the outside it looks so beautiful and well maintained. Inside is a party going on! We were seated quickly and there was...More

Thank DrJanine K
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at Desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Hello Dr. Janine K, thank you for your radiating review! Your experience is exactly what we strive for on a day-to-day basis. We were honored to have you, and look forward to having you again! I will be sure to share your kind compliments with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree with most other reviewers- the food was good, but ridiculously expensive! Ate here last weekend with friends for hibachi. Entertainment was good. They are efficient at service and cleanup. Perhaps too eager to clear plate as you are still eating. Quality food but...More

Thank JDtravel14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok food nothing to special to go back for. I don't mind spending money on food but eh not worth it here.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was average for a hibachi restaurant and prices were higher than most we have visited. For 3 adults, bill came to $140 (with the already added tip) Decent portions as we all took some home with us.

Thank jaycccc
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This place was great. The hibachi was amazing and the chefs were engaging with the guests. One chef had a fire going on his hat lol and the other chef was trying to out the fire with a squirt bottle! They were funny and made...More

Thank TQueenRen
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at Desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed yourself! We will be sure to share your kind compliments with our hard-working staff and we look forward to having you again!

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Very large restaurant with nice decor and lots of room inside. visited on a slow mid week-night so there was a lot of room and open tables. Had mostly sushi and appetizers which were very good and abundant portions. Service was good and waiters were...More

Thank traveler541
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The best hibachi & sushi in the Poconos! You can't get fresher or better prepared sushi anywhere in this area. Hands down best hibachi and chefs that entertain as well as prepare your most delicious meal. Service is superb!More

Thank Marianne J
Desaki611, Public Relations Manager at Desaki Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Hello Marianne J, thank you for your review! Your experience is exactly what we strive for on a day-to-day basis. We pay close attention to our guests and their needs to ensure they have an amazing experience. With all of our ingredients delivered fresh, daily,...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

We went for dinner on a Monday night and decided sit at the bar for appitizers after looking at the menu. We weren't hungry enough to justify the expensive hibachi prices. This was a perfect choice for us. Tom, the bartender, was attentive without hovering....More

1  Thank jan2la
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The hibachi chef splashed my arm, face, and blouse with hot oil. The burn on my arm is now a nasty blister. Hopefully, the face burns won't scar. The blouse is ruined and in the trash. Upon telling our waiter, no report was made, nor...More

Thank nettiereno
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30 April 2015|
Response from Desaki611 | Property representative |
Hello! We are very happy that you enjoyed the martini! Its very simple...equal parts of Grey Goose and Unfiltered Sake. Enjoy! We look forward to having you back!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2054 Route 611, Swiftwater, PA 18370-7773
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Swiftwater
  • Phone Number: +1 570-839-2500
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Desaki Japanese Restaurant's entertaining Hibachi chefs prepare all your favorites like Filet Mignon, lobster, scallops, chicken and shrimp right before your eyes to ensure it's just the way you like it. Desaki's ultra fresh Sushi menu includes traditional items as well as our chef's own unique creations. More than delicious family dining, desaki is an entertainment experience where adults and children of all ages can enjoy the XBox gaming station and free rides in our authentic Rickshaw. The XBox gaming station often lures parents into the fun as well as their children. On weekends, desaki offers families many experiences to enjoy which sometimes feature a magician, face painter or caricature artist to entertain young guests.
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