Benihana is a restaurant company that is based in the United States. Their headquarters is located in Aventura, Florida. This chain has 116 restaurants around the world and is known for making Japanese food. It is a style of restaurant where the cook creates your dishes on the grill at your table. The Benihana restaurants were founded in New York City, New York, in the year 1964. This company has thousands of people nearing the 5,000 mark that are employed in their numerous locations. It was started by a father and son duo and has since grown exponentially.