Hibachi, typically known in the United States as a style of dining where hot-plates used for grilling are combined with tables, is a fun experience for both families and friends. The chef prepares your meal as you look on and frequently performs gimmicks, creating more entertainment. If you’re looking for a hibachi-styled restaurant, read on.

Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet
2051 Cottman Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19149
(215) 728-7222
www.hibachibuffetpa.com

Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet in Northeast Philadelphia has a wide selection of food offerings including Japanese, American, Italian and Mexican. However, its main attraction is the hibachi grill where guests can choose meats and vegetables to be prepared right in front of them and cooked by a professional Hibachi chef. This restaurant also has a buffet fit for a king. The buffet includes more than 350 items including Chinese dishes, sushi, pizza, seafood, salad and desserts. And, for those on the move, you can even gather food to take with you.

Hibachi Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar
325 N Christopher Columbus Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 592-7100
www.hibachidining.com

Hibachi Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar is a fine restaurant located at Penn’s Landing. The Master teppan-yaki chefs prepare the finest steaks and seafood at your table top grill over an open flame. This steakhouse serves classic hibachi including chicken teriyaki, New York strip, filet mignon and seafood teriyaki including tilapia, salmon and scallops. All entrees are served with fried rice, vegetables, salad and a shrimp sampler. This place is also perfect for sushi lovers, as it serves an array of sushi rolls and even offers a special for all-you-can-eat sushi.

Mt. Fuji Hibachi & Asian Bistro
43 Summit Square Ctr.
Langhorne, PA 19047
(215) 860-6888
www.mtfujipa.com

Mt Fuji, a Japanese restaurant, hibachi & Asian bistro, has three locations in Pennsylvania. All three strive to bring authentic Japanese fare to its patrons in a near-perfect ambiance. The location in Langhorne has hibachi tables where you can witness your food being prepared. For the hibachi dinner, you select your choice of protein and it comes with garden salad, mushroom soup, vegetables, fried rice and a shrimp sampler. This place also serves sushi and has a full bar.

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Osaka Hibachi Grill And Sushi Bar
1598 Sumneytown Pike
Lansdale, PA 19446
(267) 222-8308
www.osakapa.com

Osaka Hibachi Grill and Sushi Bar is located in Lansdale (another location in Chestnut Hill). This restaurant has a room for hibachi where the chefs are guaranteed to put on a show as they cook your meal. The food can be spiced however you like it, so don’t be afraid to mention to your chef if you like mild spice or for your food to be burning hot. Along with hibachi, Osaka also serves delicious sushi rolls and other Japanese favorites including miso soup, udon noodles and bento boxes.

Tokyo Hibachi & Sushi Buffet
1692 Clements Bridge Rd.
Deptford Township, NJ 08096
(856) 848-8289
www.tokyodeptford.com

Tokyo Hibachi & Sushi Buffet in Deptford, NJ has eight hibachi tables where professional chefs cook for you. The hibachi dinner comes with shrimp, salad, soup, vegetable, noodle and fried rice, so you know you won’t leave hungry. Choose from chicken, salmon, vegetables, shrimp, steak, scallops, tuna, filet mignon or a combination of two for your dinner. This place also has quiet dining (and sushi) for those not in a hibachi mood. The food might come from the kitchen (or the buffet), but it’s equally as good.

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Kelly Neilson is a freelance writer living and working in Philadelphia. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.