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Giovanni's Shrimp Truck

66-472 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
+1 808-293-1839
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scampi” (185 reviews)
“rice” (283 reviews)
“dozen shrimp” (23 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Hawaiian
66-472 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We heard about this place 15 years ago during our honeymoon. We had to rent a car just to visit this place. We tried several shrimp trucks around the area, but Giovanni's still the best to date. We never had to line up before...but I...More

Thank Vinson Y
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The garlic shrimp over rice was gluten free. Very plentiful and lots of garlic. It’s in a lot with a lot of other really cool food trucks. The crepe truck had gf savory crepes and sweet ones by request. Each food truck has their own...More

Thank Dougsmom1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came all the way from vancouver to try this place. What a grand disappointment. We ordered one classic and one spicy shrimp. Spicy shrimp was so spicy that we could not eat. We went back the tell them and the server says “ sorry...More

Thank Alnoor T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went all over the North Shore to find the best Shrimp Scampi and Giovanni’s is THE BEST! When we went, there was just a couple in front of us. So, we didn’t have to wait too long. There were plenty of tables available! We...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The shrimp are delicious. We were nervous to order the spicy because it clearly has a warning on the sign and says no refunds. The cashier even asked if we were sure we wanted it. We love spicy foods so we went with it and...More

Thank sjdetrick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for shrimp at a group of food trucks in Hale’iwa town. We ordered a plate of garlic shrimp, wow ,lots of garlic, it was great eating outside under the trees with friends. Expect lines for this very popular place.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the famous good truck. You must have this damn food. It's amazingly delicious. Huge servings. Fresh seafood. Go and do it. Hint: bring wetnaps. Your hands will thank you.

Thank Adi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by in the late afternoon and it was still very crowded. The shrimp is worth the wait. Each plate is served with two scoops of rice. The garlic shrimp was good, but the I thought the spicy shrimp was even better. Not terribly...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Okay it's a shrimp truck in a parking lot. But get past that and definitely don't look inside the truck and you can close your eyes while sitting at a picnic table and experience "ONO". This place serves shrimp at its best and it's a...More

Thank 69ashe69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were told this is there second location. Doesn't matter, the line was 30 people deep on a Friday afternoon. But they were able to move the line pretty quicky。 feels like there is an army in that truck to pump out cooked shrimp. VParking...More

Thank sunjoe075
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23 March 2017|
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Response from kptjpj | Reviewed this property |
we went there on the weekend, and it took us about 40 minutes - once you get off the freeway its isnt far. We left around 9am, and stopped at a few places along the way, got there about 1030 and thought that is when it... More
8 July 2016|
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Response from Samanthao186 | Reviewed this property |
Peel and eat. Very messy and worth it
24 November 2015|
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Response from LoganBob | Reviewed this property |
I used cash so I don't know if they accept any other payment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-472 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Haleiwa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-293-1839
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The Original Shrimp Truck Since 1993
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