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Roy's Hawaii Kai

6600 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1273
+1 808-396-9875
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“butterfish” (53 reviews)
“crab cakes” (25 reviews)
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Seafood, Polynesian, American, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
6600 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1273
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Reviewed today

Our server Stacey S was awesome. The support staff who assisted her during our dinner was also awesome. Everyone was on top of our needs, even before we had to ask. Everyone was very polite from our arrival to departure. I am glad that the...More

Thank Francis C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are big fans of Roy's Restaurants and Cuisine. We frequent the Plano, TX location and have been to the Waikiki location, but wanted to give the original location a try. We are happy we did. Great date night with beautiful views. The food was...More

Thank 882jennifer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So they just built in the Turtle Bay resort. The food was pretty good but very expensive. I know it is Hawaii but the cheeseburger was $23 bucks! They is not much to eat on the north shore so we are kinda stuck. I would...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Miyosalo butterfish is wonderful. Has very good blend of marinade. The fish has a Smooth and tender flesh.

Thank Tengo13
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were there to celebrate the wedding of our daughter and we could not have chosen a more appropriate location. The drinks were excellent, the wine list impressive, and the food was fabulous! The service was attentive but not overly so. Our group of eight...More

Thank roystotts
Reviewed 10 August 2017

If you want a great meal away from Waikiki in an upscale neighborhood this is the place to go. Sit outside if you want more ambiance with tiki torches and a view of the ocean. They don't take reservations for the outside, however, only for...More

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

When our waitress Stacey highly recommended the whole fried red snapper- head to tail on a plate, we were skeptical. Wow! Are we glad that we took her advice. This was one of the best fish dishes that we have ever eaten. It is not...More

Thank june d
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Fabulous! Service, ambience and food. Tiki torches next to patio, live light guitar music and a waitress that was informative and helpful.

Thank WorknPlayHardTx
Reviewed 28 July 2017

It’s not a long drive, maybe 20 minutes, but the drive to the original Roy’s in Hawaii Kai is interesting. No one does the speed limit, and that is combined with a number of zebra crossings in 70km an hour traffic! Once we got there...More

Thank BLKs_Food_Blog
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Roy's is one of the best Japanese restaurants in Hawaii. Fresh seafood, great house specialties & nice open veranda seating make it worth the visit.

Thank Harry L
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8 September 2016|
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Response from Travelgirl2171 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the menu - their website should be able to advise The restaurant is a licensed premise
28 June 2016|
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Response from REDMEN92 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they do.
16 April 2016|
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Response from portlandORJan | Reviewed this property |
Hawaii Kai, Which is where we live (d) and where we keep going back to. We always order takeout ribs and eat at sunset on a beach or park.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$35 - US$80
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6600 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1273
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-396-9875
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