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Legend Seafood Restaurant

#126 of 1,858 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Downtown Honolulu
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100 N Beretania St Ste 108, Chinese Cultural Plaza Ground Floor on Beretaina Side, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4768
+1 808-532-1868
17:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 10:30 - 14:00
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Honolulu, HI
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Go at lunch for the dimsum and at dinnertime for the great Cantonese (light and healthy) cuisine; you won't go wrong! You can tell because most of the clientele is Chinese. Sometimes it's a battle to get in and get a table, but it's worth it!

Thank Cynthia N
Vancouver, Canada
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83 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

It was nice to have dim sum in Honolulu's Chinatown. The food was delivered on carts --- which isn't common nowadays --- so we could see our immediate choices. The restaurant was packed at lunch time, which was a good sign. I will definitely return next week.

Thank Judy L
Honolulu, Hawaii
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Honolulu's Chinatown area is not far from Waikiki and the cruise ship docks. Unless you arrive early in the day, plan on waiting 30 minutes to be seated -- but you'll be glad you did. As authentically Chinese and incredibly tasty as it gets in Hawaii. You'd have to go to the China or Taiwan to even match it. Probably... More 

Thank Christopher S
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The lobster was okay. The beef dish was watery and the chicken was way too salty. I've had better elsewhere

Thank Daniel Y
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54 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The line was long and time was running out, but once seated we proceeded to knock back the dim sum and move on to some excellent fried rice. Had to take some of the food home. A great spot I always love for lunch!

Thank Jim P
Oahu, Hawaii
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157 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We would visit this fine establishment every Sunday morning prior to the church. The premises is located in the Chinatown Culture Plaza and you could park within the plaza; make sure that upon finishing your meal, have your parking stub stamped so you get a discount on the parking. The Dim Sum is authentic Cantonese; not the pseudo pork hash... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We went on a Saturday so it closed by 2. We arrived at 1:30. Some individual things not available as they sell out early. No pot stickers, but you can always have a pot sticker. But HUGE array of treats with no wait for another rolling tray of dim sum to pass by. Awesome. Go hungry. After you can walk... More 

Thank NottageCottageHawaii
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113 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The food is good and the atmosphere is casual although a little bit noisy. It's a great place to go with friends or family.

Thank Ytravel5
Seattle, Washington
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We had reservations but it seemed like people were seated reasonably quickly despite it being quite busy. Parking isn't the easiest to find nor is the entrance to the restaurant which is on the canal side not by the main road. Otherwise the dim sum was excellent overall. The staff seemed to know when we were eyeing something on their... More 

Thank Ask_2020
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We took our daughter-in-law here to celebrate her birthday. We had never eaten at a dim sum restaurant, and we confused at first. The servers were hard to understand, but we caught on fairly quickly. We chose spring rolls, some little pastas filled with pork, and fried wonton shrimp. All three were delicious! We then ordered a main dish consisting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 N Beretania St Ste 108, Chinese Cultural Plaza Ground Floor on Beretaina Side, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4768
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Downtown Honolulu
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-532-1868

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