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Benihana Restaurants - Chelsea
77 Kings RoadChelseaLondonSW3 4NX
What a great experience. I should give the rating 5 stars but one a few small things stopped that from being so.
- Firstly, we had to wait close to an hour before our chef arrived.
- Secondly, there's a 12.5% discretionary charge added to the bill. I didn't mind paying it but I wasn't given the choice if I could pay for it or not.
- the restaurant is a little bit pricey than it should...more
The Chelsea Branch is my favourite, the seating area is located underground, very spacious, modern and elegant.
Most Japanese menus in London consist of Sushi dishes and that's about it, but Benihana provides an extensive menu with a range of dishes prepared in front of you (if requested) by a trained Chef.
The tables are in the shape of a semi circle and so you have a perfect view of the...more
The place is quite big ... Nicely done. A bit easy to miss it because it's all underground, just a very small door.
Good sushi, quite fresh.
The food came a bit slow though. Still, overall a decent restaurant for Japanese food.more
Homesick brought me to Benihana in London !!! This restaurant has my memory of SoCal Beverly Hills and New York City. I have to see that beating heart fired rice and onion rings volcano !!!!!!!
Very elegant ambience. Fresh ingredients. Chefs entertain you with their tricks. Full bar. In love with black sugar plums wine. I had lobster and steak as entree. Very juicy and tasty.
So perhaps I should have researched this one better, it is certainly not a place to go for an intimate dinner for two. Really more of a family place (we were sharing a table with one) or a place to take a surly pre-teen with whom you have nothing to talk about.
Nice architecture, good service, the floor show of the chef cooking for you is less special each time you see other chefs do exactly...more