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Benihana Key West

3591 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-5209
+1 305-294-6400
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi” (39 reviews)
“chicken” (25 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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3591 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-5209
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our server Teddy was so on point, there wasn't a moment I needed anything and he wasn't there to help. Have been coming here for years and this was the best service yet. I'm giving five stars for the service. The chef Pete was nice...More

Thank Sabrina C
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ted has a lot of energy and is doing a great job for us. Please remember your chef is right at your table to please you and Chef Pete is more than happy to add a little heat to cook everything to your liking. Thanks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent customer service the chef was amazing the food was amazing I had a wonderful time make new friends I would definitely recommend this place to anyone that's looking for entertainment while they're waiting on their food and the experience of the chef cooking the...More

Thank Veronica H
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for writing. Our team works hard to bring smiles to our valued patrons faces. How to serve you again soon. Arigato, Mark H - Owner

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful night. You have to ask for Pete to cook for you. Fun, enjoyable, and delicious. Looking forward to coming back when we visit down here again.

Thank fscarpato
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We went here on our last night visiting Key West. Everyone was very friendly and our cook was amazing. He interacted well with our 3 year old. She loves it!!!!

Thank Ash1127
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for dining with us. We aim to please everyone. Hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Mark H - Owner

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My family and I went to Benihana on 11/03/17 for our last dinner in Key West. We were promptly greeted and asked to wait in the bar area until our grill was ready. We couldn’t sit up at the bar because our 3 year old...More

Thank chadb1127
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

I am glad to hear you had a pleasant experience in my restaurant. Bartender Onur and Chef Pete are great assets to Team Benihana. Thanks for writing and we hope to serve your family again soon. Arigato, Mark H - Owner

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

A bunch of local friends decided to go in for dinner and because we had a larger group, the restaurant gave us a private room to use, which was awesome! Our chef was Edgar and he was absolutely the best chef I have ever had,...More

Thank W7202OEbrianp
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

We are so happy your group had a great dinner in our Kimono Room last week. Chef Edgar will be all smiles when I read your comment during today's pre-shift meeting. Thank you so much and we hope to see you again soon. Arigato, Mark...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We dine at Benihana's 6 to 8 times every year and we never had a gratuity added to our check. This past time we were a table of 5 locals and when our check came there was a tip already added. We questioned our server...More

Thank tothlazlo
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

I am glad you enjoyed the food and I want to clarify our tip policy is that 18% gratuity may be added to groups of 8 or more and if the gratuity has been added it must always be divulged to the guest when the...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Jorge the hibachi chef was incredible, we had a lot of laughs with him. Our waitress was very nice as well! Very friendly. Great food and happy atmosphere.

Thank Lauren F
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Jorge is one of our newest rising stars here at Benihana Key West. Thank you for the kind words that I will gladly share in today's pre-shift meeting. Arigato, Mark H - Owner

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Went there with my husband. Staff was really friendly from the hostess to waiter and chef. We were seated with lovely people. Food was tasteless for Asian style, sushi was the worst I tried and I tried a lot. Regarding taste and execution. Asian is...More

Thank RoseRayan
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

I would really appreciate a little more information. Please call me @ 305.294.6400. Our teppan chefs cook right there at your table and are trained to ask if everything is cooked to your liking. That is the time to ask for more seasoning etc. We...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We are very pleased with our food, service and cook at Benihana. Three of us ordered different meals and all were good. The server was attentive to our needs and made sure we had everything we needed. The cook was great. His "acts" with the...More

Thank LizDarla
MARK H, Owner at Benihana Key West, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you so much for writing and we look forward to serving you again in the near future. Please also check out our oceanfront sushi bar where you can enjoy hot hibachi items as well as our extensive sushi offerings. Arigato, Mark H - Owner

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Judy J
21 January 2015|
Response from MARK H | Property representative |
The $16 "Dinner Boat" is prepared in the sushi kitchen and served in our Oceanfront sushi lounge. You may bring in one coupon and order as many boats as you like for dine in only. Hope to see you soon. Arigato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 18 - USD 39
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3591 S Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040-5209
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-294-6400
Benihana in Key West, Fl has been a staple in Key West for over 27 years! Benihana Key West features the ONLY Oceanfront Sushi Bar in Key West and is completely redesigned for a premier dining experience where every table overlooks the sparkling Atlantic! Be dazzled as our talented chefs prepare the freshest steaks, shrimp, chicken, seafood and traditional meals expertly prepared and cooked to perfection on a steel hibachi grill - by a chef who is as much entertainer as culinary master, right before your eyes. Beverage bar with cafe seating and LCD TV's to catch your favorite sports scores. Private Kimono Room for parties of 15-20 people, we can accommodate parties from 10 to 110 people. Kids Menu also available. Bring a friend, a date, your children, your whole family - anyone who enjoys a delicious, freshly cooked meal with a little fun thrown in. Call Benihana today for the best Steak, Seafood & Sushi!
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