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Nobu Lanai

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One Manele Bay Road, Four Seasons Resort Lanai, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
+1 808-565-2832
17:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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Cleveland, Ohio
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86 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant has a fabulous atmosphere. Eating outside on a platform overlooking the resort and ocean is incredible. The food is prepared by one of the worlds greatest sushi chefs. An experience of a life time.

Thank john k
Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the food and service and the sake samplers! The restaurant accommodated my friend with a gluten free diet! Everything was delicious!

Thank Hawaiitraveler2015
FSLanai, General Manager at Nobu Lanai, responded to this review

Aloha Hawaiitraveler2015, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent dining experience with us! I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our Sake Flight, it is the best way to experience the various types of Sake that we have to offer. It was our pleasure to ensure that your friend was able to enjoy... More 

Waimea, Hawaii
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not make reservations either night and were seated immediately. Service was friendly, knew the menu, and fast ... but not push. Food quality was unparalleled.

Thank troybrost
Fernandina Beach, Florida
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161 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for our Anniversary and loved it. It was our first visit to a Nobu restaurant and was not sure what to expect or what to order. Our server made us feel welcomed and guided us through the menu, making suggestions after inquiring about our food likes and dislikes. Her suggestions were just wonderful and we had a... More 

Edgewater, New Jersey
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267 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Nobu at the Four Seasons Lanai is great but being from NY it falls just short of Nobu NY. The chef uses all local ingredients, which is beneficial to any specials of the day they may have. The outdoor setting is very beautiful. Bring your Platinum card.

Thank Lawrence O
FSLanai, General Manager at Nobu Lanai, responded to this review

Aloha Lawarence O, I would like to connect with you about the specifics of your NOBU Lanai experience, please feel free to email at your earliest convenience. Any and all feedback will help us moving forward. We will do everything in our power to ensure a proper Nobu experience for every guest, every time. Kind regards, Joseph Brudzynski General Manager... More 

Missoula, Montana
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Japanese cuisine is not all sushi and raw fish. We ordered a variety of things and they were all very good. However by the time we ordered a couple drinks and a nice bottle of wine, the bill for two people was over $600. Most of what we ordered is not shown on the menu on their website

Thank Dennis S
Boston, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether you go for the sushi, the hibachi grill or the delicious entrees , you will have memorable meal at Nobu. With its poolside tables you are treated to a special dining experience. The prices are expensive but the quality of the food and the presentation make it worth the trip. Try the omikase meals for an extra special treat!

1 Thank Luv2travel601
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first dining experience at Nobu, so I cannot compare to the others. We were in relaxed vacation mode and didn't want to make any decisions, so we opted for the chef's choice which provided several plates, largely selected by the chef. I can't say it was amazing for 120 bucks per person, but we enjoyed the experience.... More 

Thank Brent E
FSLanai, General Manager at Nobu Lanai, responded to this review

Aloha Brent E, Thank you for choosing NOBU Lana'i to be your first NOBU experience. I apologize that the Chef's Omakase Menu was not entirely up to your expectations. I am happy to hear that you did enjoy the overall experience. We have quite a large menu, including our new NOBU Garden Menu that offers fresh dishes directly sourced from... More 

Redwood City, California
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My wife and I ate at Nobus 3 out of the 5 nights that we stayed at the 4 Seasons and every night was a fantastic experience. We found the food to be very creative and tasty and not just the typical Japanese. One night the restaurant found out it was my birthday and Rex, one of chefs, made two... More 

Thank Hawaiiwaves
Miami, Florida, United States
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Top notch food and service without any flaws. Chief and staff are amazing. Atmophere and view unbeatable. A must do.

1 Thank Kathy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$100
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: One Manele Bay Road, Four Seasons Resort Lanai, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Lanai  >  Lanai City
  • Phone Number: +1 808-565-2832
  • This restaurant is at Four Seasons Resort Lanai
With the Pacific Ocean as the backdrop, Nobu Lanai showcases Chef Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa's signature new-style Japanese cuisine, as well as new creations infusing local ingredients. Drawing upon Chef Matsuhisa's classical training as a sushi chef in Tokyo, his life abroad in South America and his travels around the world, his culinary style blends classical techniques with exotic global flavors. Chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa is renowned for his clientele of the world's most affluent celebrities and connoisseurs.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?