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Benihana - Schaumburg

4.3
902 reviews
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$30 and under
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Japanese
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  • Good for Birthdays
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  • Special Occasion
Welcome to Benihana and a dining experience unlike any other! Our guests are seated at communal tables in groups, where your personal chef will perform the ancient art of Teppanyaki. Watch as we slice and dice, preparing a meal that will dazzle your eyes as well taste buds, whether you choose mouth-watering steak, tender chicken or succulent seafood. You can also enjoy sushi prepared by a talented sushi chef and indulge in a specialty cocktail. Book your next party or event for up to 35 guests in our spacious private dining room. Perfect for private parties, corporate meetings, and large birthday celebrations.
Please keep in mind that we are closed between lunch and dinner from 2:30 p.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday. We reopen for dinner and Happy Hour at 5 p.m.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Japanese, Sushi, Steakhouse
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Hours of operation
LUNCH:
Monday - Thursday: 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday: 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

DINNER: Monday - Thursday: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sunday: 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Phone number
(847) 995-8201
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
Ask about Private Event Dining

Book your next event for up to 35 guests in our private dining room. Perfect for private parties, corporate meetings and large birthday celebrations. Subject to availability. For more information, please call the restaurant and ask for the manager.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
National Park Way
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Wine

Specials

Father's Day Special Menus & Reservations

Happy Father's Day! Don't just give a gift. Give an experience unlike any other. For a limited time, when you purchase $50 in
Benihana Gift Cards, you’ll receive a
$10 Benihana Promotional Card. Offer available 5/15/18 - 6/17/18. Promotional Cards valid 6/18/18 - 7/23/18.

Sunday, June 17, 2018

What 902 People Are Saying
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4.3based on recent ratings
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4.2
service
4.2
ambience
3.9
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84% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Always a family favorite! Amber & Adrian were great...we’ll request them again on our next visit.

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

Chef table is one of the best bday deals out there. We have never been disappointed with this location and service.

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

This is our favorite restaurant. It never disappoints!

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1.0Dined 7 days ago

Not a very clean environment especially for people with food allergies

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

It was great! We will go again!

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5.0Dined on May 17, 2018

Chef and server were awesome and professional. There was a very rude and nasty couple at our table. The staff was excellent and I applaud them.

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5.0Dined on May 15, 2018

First time, food was great. Chef was excellent with great skills.

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5.0Dined on May 13, 2018

We had a wonderful Mother’s Day!

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3.0Dined on May 12, 2018

It was outrageous that they charge a lunch date with the same prices they charge for dinner. Too expensive will never go back again

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5.0Dined on May 10, 2018

Noi did a phenomenal job as our server. And our Hibachi Chef did a great job. Our food was delicious.

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1.0Dined on May 7, 2018

I had never been to the Schaumburg Benihana’s. I love the food at the Benihana’s in wheeling. However, I now live closer to the Schaumburg location. So I invited my family and friends for my birthday. Unfortunately as I was about to eat my server put a big dish of soy sauce in front of my seat which I didn’t see because I was using the bathroom. She placed it on top of my napkin so when I went to grab my napkin the soy sauce spilked all over my brand new 500.00 purse! I was extremely upset and it got on other gifts of mine to that I had just opened! I told the manager and my server and they only offered my husband and I 20% off our bill! That is not right and unfair. Poor service and I am not going back to this location. What a shame! Food was great though!

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5.0Dined on May 7, 2018

Everything was beautiful. The waitress was awesome. The only problem jihad was with the dipping sauce. The mustard sauce use to be thicker and use to stick to your meal. I actually purchased a bottle. But they are now watered down. It tastes salty and it doesn't stick to your food. I literally threw away the mustard sauce I purchased because it was so watery and salty. That is a shame because that was some awesome sauce. Now it is horrible. I'm not sure this was done to save money or what but you need to find another way to cut back

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2.0Dined on May 7, 2018

Haven't been here in 16 years, won't go back again. No garlic or golden toppings for seafood. Not good hibachi menu for gluten free eating. Get them in, get them out format. No personalization. Sorry we tried it. Even the sherbet didn't taste like sherbet. Will continue to go to Yue-Sun in Wood Dale. That's the best!!!

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5.0Dined on May 6, 2018

Great job at accommodating our food allergies.

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5.0Dined on May 5, 2018

Birthday

Wonderful waitress, chef and food.

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5.0Dined on May 1, 2018

Food was great, and it was entertaining to watch them cook the food at the table. Also, they knew we were celebrating so they took a picture of us and presented it to us at the end.

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4.0Dined on April 30, 2018

Teriyaki steak was amazing! Restaurant was near empty on Monday night.

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2018

It was our anniversary and they celebrated us! So amazing!! Unexpected!

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4.0Dined on April 29, 2018

We had reservations for hibachi and even though our table was fully seated the dinner service was poor. It took more than 25 minutes for chef to arrive. The manager did stop by at the end of the dinner and offered her apologies. I would recommend that this be done when it was known service was slow so customers feel appreciated and know it is a matter being resolved. Waiting until after dinner while handing the Check is poor judgement.

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2018

I had a reservation for 6:30pm, my husband and I were on time and we still had to wait 15-20 minutes to be seated. What's the point of a reservation if you still have to wait?

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5.0Dined on April 27, 2018

We had a great time this past weekend at Benihana! Our server was excellent and we never had to ask for drink refills, she just brought them! Our chef was fabulous and funny and our kids were enthralled in the whole experience. The food was also phenomenal, my husband wouldn't stop raving about the fried rice! We will be back for sure.

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4.0Dined on April 24, 2018

Chef was okay, nothing extravagant and didn’t seem like he enjoyed his job too much. Waitresses were good!

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5.0Dined on April 24, 2018

Love love love this place

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5.0Dined on April 22, 2018

Great place. Super show.Best time with friends and family

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2.0Dined on April 22, 2018

Haven't been to Benihana for years, so we decided to try it. Ambiance was still fun, sushi was good, but the rest of the meal was disappointing. Especially since it was not worth the cost of the meal.

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5.0Dined on April 21, 2018

Very accommodating for our birthday celebration. Good food, service and appreciated holding our birthday cake for us and cutting it after dinner. Great experience.
Happy birthday singing by waitrssses very good. Chef entertaining while cooking.
Thanks!!!!!

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5.0Dined on April 20, 2018

We frequent Benihana periodically and we have never been disappointed. The entertainment as they cook your food is great. The food as always was exceptional and the service from the waitress was outstanding!

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1.0Dined on April 19, 2018

Never was served. Walked out after 45 minute wait.

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2.0Dined on April 15, 2018

The food was good but there seemed to be a mix up with communication between multiple waitresses serving the table we were at. One waitress took orders for ice cream and green tea after the meal some time had passed and it didn’t come until one of the other guests asked about it. Ice cream came but no green tea. Then the other guest asked a waiter passing by for the green tea. The only other thing I wish the chief that prepared the food would have asked ahead of time if there were any food allergies or dislikes on how the food was prepared. One son dislikes onions and the other son has an allergy to shellfish. Not the service I am use to as I have wrote reviews for this place before. I would have to reconsider coming back.

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

It was are first time there we loved it will be going for sure !!! Great staff great chief

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5.0Dined on April 9, 2018

Great meal and entertainment. Ask for Jose to cook for you.

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5.0Dined on April 9, 2018

Food and service was very good, my family and I enjoyed our meal very much

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2.0Dined on April 8, 2018

When we arrived we had a wait so we sat at the bar. We were there about 5 minutes before the bartender even acknowledged us. At the end of our dinner we did not receive our ice cream. I realize that was closing time but that doesn’t mean that we should be treated any differently. By the time we received our appetizers we were already eating our main course. In the future, I will go to Hamada Japan for my Japanese wants. The portions are larger and I’ve NEVER had the inkling of an unpleasant experience there!!!

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4.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Had great time. Quick to get beverages and meal. Chef really was entertaining and got group involved with his antics. Seemed more active then other chefs at other tables

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Our experience was outstanding. I've been to Benihana restaurants in Michigan, Illinois, and Nevada. I've never been disappointed. Awesome place to eat!

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Great dining and entertainment spot for friends & business acquaintances. Excellent and courteous service with no queue or wait to get seated for lunch. Enjoy this spot and will ho back.

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5.0Dined on April 3, 2018

Friends going out to dinner!

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Great time

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5.0Dined on March 26, 2018

Great service and food as always. A great birthday dinner

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5.0Dined on March 26, 2018

We sat in the Sushi Lounge. The food was good, the service was good. I wish they'd give you a whole cup of soup instead of half a cup. $3.50 for half a cup of soup. Irks me.

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