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Romy's Kahuku Prawns and Shrimp

56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
+1 808-232-2202
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steamed shrimp” (30 reviews)
“pineapple” (22 reviews)
“butter garlic” (11 reviews)
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10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I thought Romy’s had some really good food. I got the garlic sautéed shrimp combo, which was really good. I gave it four stars because I wasn’t convinced I need THAT much garlic but that was just total preference and garlic is in the name...More

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 1 week ago

OK so you have to wait, big deal you're on VACATION! take a chill pill chat with your family & friends and settle back. Yummy garlic prawns are worth the wait. On the occasions we've been here, there has been only one person taking the...More

Thank Newport_AJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're driving Hawaii's north shore you will no doubt stop at one of the fresh shrimp shacks We got into the lineup at Romys and waited and waited. I wish i could say it was worth the wait. My shrimp combo included corn (1/3...More

Thank lucypup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been awhile since we last went to ear at any shrimp truck and when we finally had the time we went to Romy’s in Kahuku....although the prices did increase from the last time we went doing it every now and then isn’t so bad....More

Thank LilBnySs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In all fairness - I did not actually eat the food here. But I did go here to eat so I feel it's ok for me to share my opinion on the place. They state pretty clearly on their menu and on a big sign...More

Thank pcourt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had high expectations because just about everyone on the North Shore recommended Romy's for shrimp. We waited in line for about 30 minutes only to be told that it would be another 45 minutes if we wanted the Scampi. We were very hungry so...More

Thank susan c
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Oahu's windward coast close to the North Shore has a unique Shrimp roadside stand where the shrimp are raised in the pond in the back. Be ready to wait for your order to be cooked - our garlic/butter shrimp order took an hour but the...More

Thank travelerwoman2014
Reviewed 4 February 2018

It was pretty tasty garlic butter shrimp, but the accompaniments were nothing special. Long wait raised expectations that weren't met. Pretty primitive restroom, etc.

Thank Congenuity
Reviewed 22 January 2018

You’ll love the food, It is a popular spot on the way to the north shore and everyone stops there. It is not cheap but the food is good. Be prepared to eat on paper ware and picnic benches. There is a sink to wash...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Interesting place to stop for some shrimp & prawns. They raise the shrimp & prawns in ponds out back, you can walk out to these ponds. You get in line, order from the menu & wait, & wait. Go look @ the ponds until your...More

Thank Howard W
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kahuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-232-2202
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