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Mei Japanese Steak House and Sushi Restaurant

) #88 of 132 Restaurants in Hackensack €€ - €€€ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
500 S River St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-6651
+1 201-820-2473
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
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“sushi” (3 reviews)
“hibachi” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Steakhouse
€€ - €€€
500 S River St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-6651
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used a Groupon and will not return. Small portions, food had a funky taste, chicken had fat or tendons or something that made some of it unchewable. Also, the chicken and shrimp could've used a bit more cooking or should've been cooked at a higher...More

Thank haag531
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Everytime we crave for a Bento box this is the place to go. The Hibachi courses is also good. Service is fast, delicious and prices are reasonable. The servers are courteous, friendly and attentive. Location is good. The restaurant is clean and atmosphere is relaxing.

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Japanese Hibachi and Sushi.Large portions, efficient wait staff, chefs with personality. Food was prepared flavorful and delicious. Don't let the location in a strip mall fool you. This place is not pretty on the outside, but once in the door the scene changes dramatically. It...More

Thank Cyndes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

You have a good chance to ruin your planned event or dining experience if you plan on going to Mei Hibachi Steak House, like we did on Valentine's Day. A few parties were already there upon our arrival, including the five of us, with reservations made. First...More

Thank Vicfein
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Ate here with friends on Valentine's Day. They have an extensive menu but we chose to do Hibachi and we were not disapointed. Mei was very warm welcoming and even allowed us to stay to finish our wine long after we had finished our food....More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Nothing to write home about, but you will get a decent meal and can have a fun time with friends. Enjoy!

Thank Jonathan O
Reviewed 2 March 2015

So birthday, my family decide to visit this place down the road. First, it is not clean! on hibachi table there some residue of oils and food from eaters before us. So when it come to food - it's nothing i have been eating before...More

Thank FisherManGreg
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Went there for my husband's birthday. It was really nice and cozy place. Staff is friendly and the food is good. I just wish our chief spoke better English and had more tricks.

1  Thank Sue K
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Best Hibachi restaurant I've been. Incredible food and I like the fact that is a BYOB establishment....

Thank emcarcano
Reviewed 31 December 2012

Whole family enjoyed our meals.Chef was talented with his knife and spatula,we all loved the flaming volcano! Complimentary crab and shrimp appetizer was a nice surprise. Plenty of food and you can byob.

Thank marie m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 S River St, Hackensack, NJ 07601-6651
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hackensack
  • Phone Number: +1 201-820-2473
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