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Akai Hana Japanese Restaurant

3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
+1 847-256-7010
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“bento box” (10 reviews)
“tempura” (7 reviews)
“sushi” (22 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
££ - £££
3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Akai Hana is a very nice restaurant. It is great place to grab a nice Japanese meal. The dining is open and can be a bit noisy. The food is very good, you can order ala carte sushi or combination dinners. The service is very...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We dined here on a rainy night, so chose cooked entrees. The tempura was a mountain of ultra-crispness, and the mackerel, a favorite, was delicious, with two fillets instead of the usual one. A bit of a glitch in service, as the waitress forgot to...More

Thank timmind
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We used to like this place, but now it became so blend and boring. The only Japanese about the place is the name. The cooks are mostly Hispanic, the wait staff from south east Asia and maybe the owners are Korean. This feel like the...More

Thank Redshirts889
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We like to stop here when we visit the north shore of Chicago. It's a lively place in a strip mall near I-94 and Lake Street. I had the tempura soba - yummy, and my wife had the champon, a spicey noodle dish. The food...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

If you are near the Skokie area in Chicago, stop by this place on Tuesday for all you can eat! All you can eat is $20.95 till 6pm on Tuesday and $25.95 after 6 till close.

Thank ggelert
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We had bento boxes and sushi here - all just excellent, with the teriyaki perfect and not sweet, beautiful and delicious sushi, and good tea. Very happy with this place.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Service and food are very good - it is a good value for Japanese food. We love the beef asparagus rolls!

Thank Audrey C
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Good Japanese food. Always fresh and one can watch sushi being made. Service is efficient and parking is fairly easy . Easy access off of Edens highway.

Thank Phyllis B
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The service is always prompt and the food is delicious. The sushi is fresh and well prepared. When we eat there with our family the staff really takes care of the kids. As a couple we can enjoy a more leisurely meal and perhaps some...More

Thank nurabbit
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Always good We order out or eat in often Always quick service Excellent service and excellent sushi Rolls are superb and child friendly

Thank psconnor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3223 Lake Ave, Ste 17C, Wilmette, IL 60091-1069
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wilmette
  • Phone Number: +1 847-256-7010
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