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Hanabi Japanese Restaurant

734 S Buffalo Grove Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3708
+1 847-215-9088
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
23 May 2017
“Unappetizing Environment”
16 Dec 2016
“Excellent Food and Great Value”
Closed Now
All hours
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
734 S Buffalo Grove Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3708
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Food was acceptable. Nicely cooked and prepared, but a little flat tasting. Reasonably priced, quick service. Why 3 stars? When you walk in, you're hit with a musty odor. When we sat down, I was hit with the smell of cat urine. We sat at...More

Thank LGPoodle
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I enjoyed a lunch at Hanabi on a cold day in December. Thanks to the extremely tasty and filling Bulgoki from their lunch special, the cold was no longer an issue. The portion was very good and the price was very reasonable. It was extremely...More

1  Thank ViktorTrue
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have been using this place for years and will continue until the end of the days. Much better than in Japan. Five meals of $30 bring a 35% discount. Nice place for those who cannot stop eating.

1  Thank Margarita T
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Our family stopped here for lunch on Saturday. We ordered beef teriyaki, chicken teriyaki and sushi. Everything was pretty bad quality - the beef and the chicken tasted like it was previously frozen and warmed up in a microwave. The sushi was not fresh either;...More

1  Thank Vlad043
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been going to this place for 9 years now. And even though the look and decor of the restaurant is quote outdated the roller are absolutely delicious ! The owner of the place is a very sweet lady, and the...More

1  Thank Inna Z
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

It seems that some of the diners didn't have a good experience here, but we never had a bad service or food. We are a frequent diners here and used our restaurant.com vouchers and always had a great time. The food is phenomenal. Always fresh...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 9 May 2016

On Mother's Day my family reserved a table at Hanabi.The place was about half-full. The first thing we noticed was a big sign posted in the back that said "Restaurant.com coupons must be presented before ordering". There can be only one rational reason for this:...More

1  Thank L2952AHdanielc
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Prices were fine-service super. Nice assortment of both Japanese sushi/sashimi and cooked dinner. Ok assortment of Japanese beer/wine -appetizers great.

1  Thank gilthorp
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Quaint place located in corner of a strip mall. Fair prices, good portions and above avg quality sushi. Staff was friendly and I would eat there again if in the area.

1  Thank john n
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I haven't walked out of a restaurant in over a decade which might be a little surprising since, due to my job, I dine out at least once every single week. We were happy to walk out of this one. The sushi "bar" was no...More

1  Thank Claude P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 734 S Buffalo Grove Rd, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-3708
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Buffalo Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 847-215-9088
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