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Hanami Japanese Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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114 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2112
+1 860-664-9268
15:30 - 22:00
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Sun 15:30 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is good and it's fun for the whole family. A little pricey but worth it to make your night a special one.

Thank twilones
Durham, Connecticut
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133 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Our family always love dining at Hanami. The waitstaff are always very nice and attentive. The food is delicious and fresh. Love the seafood soup and Bento boxes.

Thank betsygggg
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Dine here often....probably once a month....very fresh sashimi..choice of rolls are quite extensive..... Can get crowded on the weekends as a very popular place for the local residents...

Thank Damian W
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

A great experience to have with the family. Staff was courteous, orders were taken quickly with drinks that followed. Meals came out timely and I now have a new favorite sushi restaurant on the shore!

Thank Patrick G
Northampton, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The sushi was fresh, prepared very well. We also shared a bento box with substitutions for dietary needs and that was excellent too.

Thank MLFWesternMass
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had from grandma and grandpa down to the little ones. The hibachi chef made sure he put on a show for all. We had chicken, filet, shrimp, rice, vegetables, etc. All were so good and we and someone with a seafood allergy with us and the chef made sure he cooked the shrimp separately.

Thank Labbietech
Madison, Connecticut
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Okay, I'd been meaning to try this spot forever, but finally got around to it this summer. Full disclosure, I don't eat sushi. So I'm reviewing this as a friend of sushi eaters, who loves cooked Japanese dishes. I loved everything I tried, especially the tempura. And for a Japanese restaurant, where they tend towards smaller portions, you get a... More 

Thank ktbn27
Killingworth, CT
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627 reviews
457 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Hanami is always good. The fish is fresh, the sushi and sashimi are well-prepared and the appetizers (shumai, edamame, and gyoza are some of our favorites) are tasty. The service is friendly and welcoming (but can get slow at times as Hanami is often bustling). They serve only beer, wine and sake ( and a lot of cocktails made with... More 

Thank v0yageur22
Avon, Connecticut
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

My family loves Hibachi so while on vacation in Clinton decided to try Hanami. After being rudely greeted at the door, the hostess obviously annoyed that we wanted Hibachi, we were led to a tiny back room with two small grills. We were asked to move our seats twice and then preceded to wait 45 minutes for the chef to... More 

Thank Holly Z
clinton ct
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Hanami in Clinton has been around for a long time & the reason for that is they have good food and there Hibachi area is a great experience for any adult or child..The service is good and if I had one thing to say negative is that at times we have been rushed while eating in the Hibachi area -... More 

Thank Melkopi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Japanese, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413-2112
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 860-664-9268

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?