Here is one way to keep your name in the news, Benihana in Monterey closed around 6 or 8 months ago and re-opened in the same location.
Benihana Inc., operator of the nation's largest chain of Japanese theme and sushi restaurants, announced the opening of its newest franchise location in Monterey, California.
PRESS RELEASE: MONTEREY, Calif. (April 30, 2009) - Benihana Inc. (NASDAQ: BNHNA; BNHN), operator of the nation's largest chain of Japanese theme and sushi restaurants, today announced the opening of its newest franchise location in Monterey, California.
The Monterey franchise restaurant, owned by Rumi & Mitsufumi Okabe, is the 16th Benihana restaurant in California. The restaurant offers a menu of tender steaks, juicy chicken and succulent shrimp prepared and served by entertaining chefs before guests seated at teppanyaki tables. Benihana Monterey also features a sushi menu with delicious innovations and a sake menu with selections typically found only in Japan.
The Monterey restaurant boasts a sushi bar, lounge seating, a full-service bar serving delicious specialty drinks and 14 teppanyaki tables. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week. It is located at 136 Olivier St., near Fisherman's Wharf.
Stay tuned for the announcement that Brian Isaeff is now selling groceries in Monterey!!