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Gyotaku Japanese Restaurant - Pearl City

98-1226 Kaahumanu St, Pearl City, Oahu, HI 96782-3223
+1 808-487-0091
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“tempura” (13 reviews)
“butterfish” (4 reviews)
“sushi” (11 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
98-1226 Kaahumanu St, Pearl City, Oahu, HI 96782-3223
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to come here quite often with family when I was younger. Came back during a recent trip, food is still good. Had the Nabeyaki Udon, definitely satisfied my udon craving. Prices are reasonable, and restaurant is fairly nice.

Thank o_hughmanatee
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Haven't been to this restaurant in years, but decided to when our favorite Japanese restaurant around the corner was closed. My wife ordered the mochiko chicken which she said was good, but nothing special. I enjoyed very much the chicken katsu curry. To my surprise,...More

Thank bminaai
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We had a family lunch at the restaurant. The food is typical Japanese food, served in average portions at reasonable prices. Service was excellent.

Thank Hawaii-Biker
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Discovered this japanese restaurant while looking for BestBuy. Great place for sushi. Spacious, comfortable seating. Tasty fresh sushi. Friendly staff. Highly recommend the place.

Thank 815derrickl
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

I had catsudon which I felt had the right amount of vegetables, eggs, rice and pork. The sauce was mild but tasty flavor. Service was prompt and friendly.

Thank Herb T
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Gyotaku Japanese Restaurant always serves up a good meal with good service! The fam has their fav choices which includes beef teriyaki, vegetable tempura, misoyaki butterfish, fresh sashimi, tofu salad and nishime. We always start off with a couple of Pele Lava rolls (spicy tuna...More

Thank Roy Y
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Down home cooking with attentive service. Something for everybody. Tasty like mom used to make. Prices fairly reasonable with combination plates.

Thank Arlene L
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I love being able to order a dish and have it come with miso soup, salad and a drink. All their tempura dishes are so ono! Love the sashimi, katsu and mochiko chicken. Their teriyaki is good too. This restaurant is super casual so there's...More

Thank Kainuio
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Over priced and food sucked ...drinks are only beer & wine they have sake but no flavored ... I felt sick from the food :(

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff helped explain the food. Could use liquors also with the beer, sake, and wine. Me and the wife tried new food and had a great time....we would come here again

Thank William M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98-1226 Kaahumanu St, Pearl City, Oahu, HI 96782-3223
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Pearl City
  • Phone Number: +1 808-487-0091
  • E-mail
Authentic & Contemporary Japanese Cuisine in a Family Friendly Atmosphere. Established in 2001 and voted Hawaii's Best Japanese Restaurant year after year by the readers of the Honolulu Star Bulletin, Honolulu Advertiser and Honolulu Magazine. Gyotaku is truly one of the most popular places where 'locals' dine. Sushi, Tenpura, Seafood, Steak, Noodles, Salads, Beer, Wine & Sake 3 Locations: Pearl City, King St, Niu Valley
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