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Uncle Bo's Pupu Bar & Grill

559 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3855
+1 808-735-8310
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dynamite shrimp” (131 reviews)
“pupus” (129 reviews)
“seafood trap” (29 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
559 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3855
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great restaurant. Chose it after all of the positive reviews I read. Loved the atmosphere- booked a table so I had no wait. The staff were outstanding- our waitress even came outside to ensure we were parked in a no tow zone. We were also...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 3 days ago

The place may not look amazing from the outside but its food is amazing with a good drink selction. The BOCA-ROTA Pizza was great and tasted just as good the second day cold.

1  Thank Chris_Mesa
Reviewed 3 days ago

For all the years that I have gone here the food is amazing. I have never ordered an actual entry since going here. Every time I have ordered their Pupus. The dragon shrimp, and the boco-roto are just amazing. Their escargot is the best I...More

1  Thank Brett F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pupus are big platters! Boco- roto - steak with mushrooms and gravy served with cheese covered garlic bread. Sounds fantastic but waaay too much garlic ruined the dish. Nachos packed with pulled pork, ham, cheese on top of fried wontons. Personally I think it would...More

Thank lisa9962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly, efficient customer service. Fun social atmosphere. My wife had the Opah fish which was incredibly well seasoned with extra side of veggies. I had prime rib which was also very good, but I would recommend the Opah for anyone wanting fish. Our waitress was...More

Thank rstach
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We showed up, and had to wait about 10-15 min to be seated. We ordered vegetarian pizza, which was very good. The portions were big, so we really didn't need two pizzas. It was a bit crowded there, so it was a bit loud. The...More

Thank Runa S
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the outside I thought I was going into a dive restaurant... I did not expect it to be so amazing! It is nice inside. The food was amazing. The bread dish with the meat in the middle. order two of those when you go....More

Thank Jacqueline D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I know. The name caused a pause not knowing pupu is appetizers. Walked in and luckily got two spots ready eat at the bar. Absolutely delicious appetizers.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Suggested to us by a local. Avery unassuming place for dinner from the front door but pleasantly surprised by the end of the evening..

Thank 407vicl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was not sure what to expect on arrival but the place was packed which is a good sign. The waitress was very friendly and helpful and the food was absolutely amazing. The best New England Clam Chowder ever, and I have spent a lot of...More

3  Thank Jacky29
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7 March 2018|
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Response from Daniel C | Reviewed this property |
The other direction is wrong. Uncle Bo’s is on Kapahulu. On the road closest to the beach - Kalakaua - go toward Diamond Head, but turn left BEFORE the zoo. That’s Kapahulu and quite a distance up the road, on the right... More
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Response from 223Annie | Reviewed this property |
As I recall, the kitchen closed at 9:00, but that was in December. Could be open later now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 559 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3855
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
  • Neighbourhood: Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 808-735-8310
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