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Benihana

9707 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77042-3905
+1 713-789-4962
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“fried rice” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
9707 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77042-3905
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a fun birthday treat, sign up for the chef's table. It is such a great deal. Buy one teppan entree and get $30 off your extras. Hibachi salmon with avocado tarter sauce, udon noodles, shiitake mushrooms and asparagus is yummy. The chicken fried rice...More

Thank hrs314
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Very disappointed in lack of charm/atmosphere. Very crowded and noisy, with grills lined up close together. Presentation was okay, but not great. Food average, not up to expectations from other similar type restaurants. Not worth the munny!

Thank Wintrs101
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My kids are very picky eaters and because the chef made cooking fun, they were interested in trying shrimp for the first time. The chefs are very entertaining and the food is tasty.

Thank Patti M
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I eat here about once or twice a year (a little too pricey for me to be a regular here). Every time I've gone, the group I was with was entertained by the cook, and the food was very good. If you are going there...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Tony the chef is the best ask for him... Been comeing here for 15 yrs. I still managed to not die from all the butter on the chicken fried rice. Or the smoke from the Choo Choo onion ring train!!!!!! Click helpfull if you liked...More

Thank AUSAGUY
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place for an entertaining group experience, not so much on a solo. The food was good, although I clearly got one of the less experienced chefs. But, hey, they need to practice too, so I did not mind.

Thank Gianluca M
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Second time to this restaurant. Food is excellent and tasty! The steak was very well prepared and the fried rice was the best!

Thank lindsaytraveller2016
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The food is always yumville here but sometimes you have to wait a tiny bit too long before the cooking begins so might be best to sit on the other side of the place that doesn't cook at your table if your on "the clock...More

Thank houstonphotojourney
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I was in Houston for work and went out for dinner with about 9 colleagues. While waiting for everyone to arrive, the bar had a good selection of drinks including cocktails. Note you cannot carry the tab over to dinner area and have to settle...More

Thank Kunden D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Not sure if I chose a better dish or what but this was better than my first experience at the downtown location a few years ago. Service attitude was good but there were some communication issues with one person in our party. All resolved. The...More

Thank chunerrrr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9707 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77042-3905
    (S Gesseenger)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Westchase
  • Neighbourhood: Westchase
  • Phone Number: +1 713-789-4962
Description
Prepare for a dining experience unlike any other. Watch as your personal chef performs the ancient art of Teppanyaki. Listen as razor-sharp blades slice through tender steak and juicy chicken. Take in the aroma of sizzling shrimp, lobster and savory vegetables. Or visit our sushi bar, where your sushi chef will prepare fresh nigiri, sashimi and specialty rolls, all with the same flair that made Benihana a legend in Japanese cuisine. .
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