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Tanioka's Seafood and Catering

94-903 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-3200
+1 808-671-3779
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“spicy ahi” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“musubi” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Hawaiian, Asian
94-903 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-3200
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love eating poke from this place it is always fresh and the people that work there are so nice and freindly.

Thank cindyneiva
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

In my humble opinion, this is hands down the best poke on island. It's so good it broke da mouth. I don't know how they do it. I always thought all poke tasted the same, until I tasted this poke. It's worth the line (and...More

Thank WonderingWhimsy
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Long-time Tanioka's customers! So many choices My favorites are the cone sushi and ahi patties. Brave the long lines (they even had a security guard at the door today), it's worth it.

1  Thank vrite
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I visit Tanioka's at least once or twice a month. They have the best fried chicken, spicy ahi sushi rice platter, poke, bentos, spam musubi, edamame...the list goes on and on. They not only have good food they have excellent customer service. This is definitely...More

Thank Sweetie P
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This is take out only. The food may be good but plan on taking it home to eat. Other than that, it's fine.

Thank Travel-in-excess58
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Tanioka's is one of the best if not the best shop that should not be skipped if you are looking for a friendly staff who know everything about quality fresh fish.

Thank Louis S
Reviewed 26 March 2017

we went for the spam musubi, got there too late none left. although they had othe items to eat. you cannot go wrong with a cone sushi and fresh poke, very good. lots of other novelites things likes cards and bags.

Thank Cale773
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Be prepared to stand in line for your food...they are all pre-made and you go through a line to order what you want. So you could consider this fastfood but not like McDonalds or Jack. The line goes quickly because they have many people servicing...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Garlic fried chicken is AMAZING! Their poke selection is incredible as well. They have a wide variety of poke and their cooked food selections are to die for. So many different combinations to try. I personally had the pork fried rice with their garlic chicken....More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Some of the best fried chicken, poki (raw fish), fish patties, and musubi's (rice balls) to be found. Food is consistently good and the lines typically go out the door on weekends and on football game days. A great place to pick up lunch on...More

Thank Stu Y
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14 August 2016|
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Response from Matthew C | Reviewed this property |
Sam is right, the line is long but moves fairly quickly, but not so fast that you cant make up your mind while shuffling up to the order board.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94-903 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-3200
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Waipahu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-671-3779
  • E-mail
Take Out, Catering, Hawaiian, Japanese, Local food.
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