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Benihana

100 Front St. W | Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, Ontario M5J 1E3, Canada
+1 416-368-2511
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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$$$$
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100 Front St. W | Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, Ontario M5J 1E3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we stay at the Fairmont Royal York we eat supper at Benihana. We love table service and the show that we get. Jerry was having a bad day last night with bad luck but the show was still good. And the food always delicious....More

Thank FiveStarPrincessDoes
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

FiveStarPrincessDoes – Thank you for taking the time to share positive feedback from your recent dining experience at Benihana. We look forward to sharing your comments with our restaurant team and hope to welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, Marina Muntean-Chiriac FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One word Horrible. I am a local and have lived in downtown forever but never ended up trying this place. One of my friend from Whales insisted that I should give it a try, so me and my husband came in one day after work...More

Thank eshanani
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

eshanani - Thank you for taking the time to share feedback from your recent experience at our restaurant. We are very sorry to learn that this visit did not exceed expectations. While it in no way excuses your experience, the feedback provided has been reviewed...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

I absolutely loved my visit! Our Chef was truly amazing and entertaining, accompanied by some great food made for an amazing time! I would most certainly visit again.More

Thank KisstheWorldd
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

KisstheWorldd – Thank you for taking the time to share positive feedback from your recent visit to Benihana. We look forward to sharing your comments with our restaurant team and hope to welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, Marina Muntean-Chiriac FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR Fairmont...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Went here with my daughter and son-in-law. We sat at a table with 4 others. The chef was very entertaining as he prepared the food at the table. I had the filet and lobster combo. Both were prepared excellently we’ll. The wait staff was very...More

Thank TheWanderer3366
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

TheWanderer3366 – Thank you for taking the time to share feedback from your recent visit to our restaurant. While we are happy to know that overall your experience was enjoyable, I am very sorry to learn that the overall experience felt pricey. While it in...More

Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I haven’t been to a Japanese steakhouse in quite a few years and was so looking forward to dinner “and the show”! Our group was welcomed a taken to our table in a timely manner. Our beverage order was delivered quickly and were good. After...More

Thank Drydenite
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Drydenite – We very much appreciate you taking the time to share feedback from your recent experience. It is disappointing to learn of our failure to exceed expectations. Without detracting my concern for what has been shared, rest assured your feedback is taken seriously and...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

We selected this restaurant to celebrate my son’s birthday with something out of the ordinary. What a disappointment. Our chefs was so preoccupied looking around the restaurant he forgot to do his job and perform for the customers. With the exception of a few taps...More

Thank golfinref
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

golfinref– We very much appreciate you taking the time to share feedback from your recent experience. It is disappointing to learn of our failure to exceed expectations. Without detracting my concern for what has been shared, rest assured your feedback is taken seriously and has...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We had a group of close to 20 people. It was an ideal place to come. First off, the food is excellent. But even more so, it’s a real show. Food and entertainment too.More

Thank David H
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

David H – Thank you for taking the time to share positive feedback from your recent dining experience at Benihana. We look forward to sharing your comments with our restaurant team and hope to welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, Marina Muntean-Chiriac FOOD & BEVERAGE...More

Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

we took our son for his 21st birthday and the food and the ambience were great. quick service and entertaining to have your food cooked right at the table. The steak was very tender and everything had lots of flavour.More

Thank Catherine C
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Catherine C – Thank you for taking the time to share positive feedback from your recent visit to Benihana. It is a pleasure to learn that you enjoyed the food. We look forward to sharing your comments with our restaurant team and hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

While I wouldn't call myself a picky eater (as in, I won't eat anything), I am not really on the experimental side either, but this is where one of my companions booked us for supper one night, not knowing that. It was delightful! The food...More

Thank VelvetsAB
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

VelvetsAB – Thank you for taking the time to share positive feedback from your visit to Benihana . We look forward to sharing your comments with our restaurant team and hope to welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, Marina Muntean-Chiriac FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR Fairmont...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Travelled here with 13 people for dinner recently and the food was good as it always has been and for some of the first timers with us, the show during the cooking was good too. Being part of the PATH network makes it easier during...More

Thank MotoringAround
Marina M, FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR at Benihana, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

MotoringAround – Thank you for taking the time to share positive feedback from your visit to Benihana. We look forward to sharing your comments with our restaurant team and hope to welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, Marina Muntean-Chiriac FOOD & BEVERAGE COORDINATOR Fairmont Royal...More

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Nicole S
27 January 2015|
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Response from FairmontRoyalYork | Property representative |
Dear drivergal, We are pleased to offer a Chidlren’s Teppanyaki menu available to guests who are 12 years and under. Children can choose from chicken $13.00, steak $14.50 or shrimp $15.50 the price includes onion soup... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 68
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Front St. W | Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, Ontario M5J 1E3, Canada
    (York Street)
  • Public Transportation: Benihana is located directly across from Union Station. Easily accessed by TTC Subway or GO Transit.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-368-2511
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