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Ron of Japan

633 Skokie Blvd Ste LL111, Northbrook, IL 60062-2874
+1 847-564-5900
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good21%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible17%
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Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
633 Skokie Blvd Ste LL111, Northbrook, IL 60062-2874
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Ron of Japan is a highly theme establishment feels like your walking into a theme park. Both time I went it was busy once having to wait at the bar for over half an hour only to share a table with two couples. Which was...More

Thank zestrax
Reviewed 6 February 2018

While the meal is cooked on the table, there is no show. Food is just okay, as we found it lacking flavor. The did not offer Teriyaki, but a choice of other sauces. Did not care for the fried rice as it is prepared with...More

Thank therapytraveler
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Always fun with good food and entertaining settings. The cook is right at your table readily serving fresh ingredients with a flair for presentation. You can choose meat or seafood and enjoy the delicious cuisine.

Thank 84u2c
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This is a classic, traditional, Japanese Hibachi Steakhouse. There is no show with dinner, it is all about the food. The shrimp comes with an egg sauce that is to die for and it tastes yummy on everything else. All you have to do is...More

Thank alexf1347
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Hard to be a suburban dining crowd and not know Ron of Japan or "Roh-jjj" as we like to call it. It's been a Northbrook staple for decades! Famous for the golden shrimp (an egg-type topping that I'm the only one who doesn't eat since...More

Thank familygalChicagoIL
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I wanted to give my teenagers the experience of teppanyaki dining. Even so the steak was of absolute excellence, there were no flying shrimp or any kind of show besides one single fire ball. So if you are going for the experience maybe not here.

Thank diner574
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Round grill-tables allow for a festive dinner, but the food is very pedestrian. Best to get a showman as that adds to the experience. Our cook was sort of grumpy and mixed up some orders. I don't think the menu has changed in 20 years....More

Thank Attea146
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Nine sat a table for eight in an area with poor air conditioning. Waiter spilled soup on me and my area (no one to help clean up), did not have an opportunity to order drinks with food, scallops and calamari were not fresh (could not...More

Thank Wallace S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

its the first of its kind and they do it best japaness table cooking Its great every one loves it make it a place to eat

Thank elliot m
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I've been going here over 40 years. Steak chicken Fish.Cooked right at your own table. Bennihanna style but with there own sauces.The egg sauce can be added to all foods. Sounds like not for me it's a must on Chicken or shrimp.Go for the show...More

Thank Steve G
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Shari F
6 March 2017|
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Response from 226jas | Reviewed this property |
As far as the dress code is concerned, there is no specific dress code other than you must wear shirts, shoes, pants, etc. You can go as you are, dressed up, casual, business casual, I have seen it all, they are not very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 633 Skokie Blvd Ste LL111, Northbrook, IL 60062-2874
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Northbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 847-564-5900
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