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Hy's Steak House - Waikiki

2440 Kuhio Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3347
+1 808-922-5555
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Japanese, Brew Pub, Gluten Free Options
2440 Kuhio Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3347
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best steak in years! Top notch service! Wish I had ordered the spinach salad, the Chateaubriand, desert! We have to go back. We all enjoyed the evening. Great job guys 🤙👍🙏

Thank richard g
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I walked in without a reservation, probably around 6:30 PM. A local friend had recommended Hy's. The hostess said we could not get a table until pretty late, but she could seat us at the bar, which was fine with us. I...More

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my 60th birthday and I wanted to find a special place both in honour of the occasion and a highlight to our trip to Hawaii. I was not disappointed. The ambiance created atmosphere that both enchanted and engaged .. the service is second...More

1  Thank MerlinsEgo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and wine in an old, interesting setting! We had filets, the ribeye and bananas foster for dessert. Everything was amazing! Beware the dress code....my husband wore flip flops but they had shoes for him to borrow.

Thank Jorn8383
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the filet and it was amazing, tender and juicy. Try the Strawberry flambé for dessert as it is out of this world.

Thank rdw208
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time at their Easter Brunch. We chose the 11 am seating and it was a good time after church with food replaced without waiting too long. We especially enjoyed the Alaskan King Crab Legs cut open lengthwise, moist and sweet. The...More

Thank Alohandra
Reviewed 7 March 2018

If I told you that this restaurant is located in an underground parking garage, you would probably question my choice of eating places. After reading about HY's for years, I decided to try it. Despite the horrible location, the interior is fabulous, the service superb,...More

1  Thank charlesodonnell
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife are huge steak fans. When we were told Hy's Steakhouse was the best, we quickly made reservations. My Wife ordered the Filet Mignon. She described it as perfect. Melt in your mouth. I ordered the Delmonico. Great flavor, perfectly cooked. My...More

2  Thank RalphyC123
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Had the recent pleasure to dine at Hy's while in Waikiki on business. The service was great - Ryan was helpful, attentive and not overbearing. He was knowledgable and made perfect suggestions from appetizers to main course and sides, wine selection and in recommending a...More

Thank JayGoldman
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent steak house . Service is superb.. great escargot for appetizer. Steaks done to Perfection!

Thank Sandi H
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2 April 2018|
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Response from JayGoldman | Reviewed this property |
Any kind of collared short is fine - make sure you are not wearing flip flops or tennis shoes though. Coat is not required.
5 June 2017|
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Response from JBR45 | Reviewed this property |
Not a good choice for a large party. I suggest you find a different venue for the wedding party and then enjoy the quite ambiance of Hy's the next night with a few close friends. Best of both worlds.
Dave S
22 April 2017|
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Response from ERZ60 | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion this restaurant is not suitable for children.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2440 Kuhio Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3347
    (Uluniu Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-922-5555
Join us for select Holiday brunch buffets, celebrate your family holiday traditions at Honolulu's most iconic restaurants. Hy's Steak House, one of the best-known steakhouses in Hawaii, has been a tradition in Waikiki for 40 years and continues to be a favorite with visitors and locals alike. Tuxedoed waiters expertly prepare Caesar Salad, carve Chateaubriand for two and flambè delicious desserts (like Bananas Foster and Cherries Jubilee ) tableside. The real specialties of this steak house, of course, are the USDA Prime grade cuts of beef - New York Strip, Porterhouse T-Bone, Delmonico and Filet Mignon - which are dry-aged and trimmed on the premises. The kiawe wood sears the steaks with an intense heat, while complementing the flavor of the fine beef perfectly. Enjoy a cognac or glass of Port from Hy's full bar in the intimacy of the library lounge, while enjoying the acoustic musical offerings of Audy Kimura, Vernon Sakata or Chris Hopper. Join us for Easter & Mother's Day Brunch.
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