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Kani Ka Pila Grille

) #81 of 1,930 Restaurants in Honolulu €€ - €€€ American, ,
2169 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
+1 808-924-4990
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2169 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Outrigger Reef for a week and we took advantage of the happy hour offers on 4 of those days. Happy hour is between 2&5. There is $2 off pupu (snacks) and draft beer is $4, there is also an offer of...More

Thank Sheilz W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This grille has nightly Hawaiian music that makes up for the over priced marginal food. Nothing great just typical. Service is slow.

Thank ILroadies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Personally my family thought the food was just ok and was typical to restaurants near us. We only ate 2 times here, once for dinner, once for breakfast and was pretty pricy for what you order. We would most likely only go back there for...More

Thank teenster3
Reviewed 5 July 2017

The atmosphere is great, surrounded by ponds and there are always live performers. Some of the food that we ordered were delicious while some are mediocre. Our wait staff was a bit slow and our orders were taking too long. I don't know if he...More

Thank Jolina L
Reviewed 30 June 2017

So this little place happens to be at our hotel, the Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach. The food was so good! We had a Thai salad and a sausage sandwich with onions and peppers. Both were made with very fresh and tasty ingredients. Their Mai Tais...More

Thank TravelDeMistyFied
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Reasonably priced fresh lunch. Varied bar menu in pleasant outside bar environment. Stove dish of the day a well flavored Thai style chicken curry. Excellent crisp garlic fries. Service was fast and solicitous and the place was uncrowded for an early lunch. Reasonably priced generous...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We went there several times. Great Hawaiian music from 4pm on. Appetizers are good. They serve lunch and dinner, casual food.

1  Thank Hawaiigirl47
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We love this place. We go there every time we are in Honolulu. The food is great, but what we really go there for is the local Hawaiian entertainers. We love Hawaiian music and if there are local residents there, they will get up and...More

Thank Nancydave13
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Outrigger deserves lots of kudos for their emphasis on traditional Hawaiian music nightly. While this trip we stayed off-site, we visited almost every nite for drinks & music. Our standard evening plan was finishing dinner, walking the beach for sunset, then cruising into Kani Ka...More

1  Thank richinaspen
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This outdoor restaurant is located at the front of the Outrigger Reef Hotel. They play lovely Hawaiian music for 6 to 9pm that creates a nice atmosphere. We only ate from the grill and enjoyed the fish and prawns. They also had a nice cocktail...More

1  Thank Tash28
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28 April 2017|
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Response from thebigdaz | Reviewed this property |
We just turned up without ever making a reservation. Remember though, the music stops at 9 and closing time is 10. Then head to shorebirds for happy hour.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2169 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-924-4990
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