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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“spicy ahi” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“musubi” (4 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Hawaiian
94-903 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-3200
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Local food spot, known for their bento, poke, and musubi. They also have different deep fried things - like fish patties, tempura, and mochiko chicken. When you walk in, you immediately stand in line and pass through the line ordering whatever you see that looks...More

Thank JP L
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Arguably the best one-stop shop lunch/snack carry-out place on in West O'ahu. We stopped by for snacks and lunch items for later when my husband and I were en route to pay respects to our family @ their gravesites further north on the island @...More

Thank RobbyofMaui
Reviewed April 30, 2018

not always in that area so when had to pass by after the recent LPGA tourney at ko olina ... just had to do it. the poke and other goodies are just so so good. quality ... good service .... great taste. if you go...More

Thank leslie i
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

As a local I’m ashamed to say it took me this long to eat here. Was out in waipahu for a project and stopped in around noon. Took me 20 minutes with the line but they were efficient and friendly. Quite the operation. The food...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Simply delicious! By all accounts, Tanioka’s is an Oahu treasure. The poke is fresh and amongst the highest quality I have enjoyed in recent years. Be sure to try their many other wonderful treats and snacks, such as various fried chicken, inari sushi, musubi, bento,...More

Thank HPotter8
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We arrived at Tanioka's in Waipahu to buy some things to eat and there were 20 customers going thru the line inside to pick up different food items and 15 outside waiting . It took us 15 minutes from start to finish . Very good...More

Thank Bruce E
Reviewed January 3, 2018

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

Thank cindyneiva
Reviewed October 14, 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 September 17, 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 July 10, 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
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February 7, 2018|
Response from cindyneiva | Reviewed this property |
the smallest one is a family bento .. but I guess you also pick and make your own.
August 14, 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
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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
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Take Out, Catering, Hawaiian, Japanese, Local food.
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