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Nico's Pier 38

1129 N Nimitz Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4522
+1 808-540-1377
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fresh fish” (145 reviews)
“ahi” (153 reviews)
“seafood” (150 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1129 N Nimitz Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4522
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visit Honolulu often and stay 3 or so weeks each time. We will eat at Nicos for lunch almost every other day. It is always good. The ahi is always good. The fish and chips are wonderful and i love the bbq chicken. Their...More

Thank Easycritic01
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fairly large casual restaurant. Highly recommended by a friend who came here before it became hip and fashionable. You go to the counter to order your food and you receive a buzzer to alert you for your food being ready. Pretty good...More

Thank AirSchis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After hearing a lot of hype about this place, we decided to try it. Very large dining area that was full and a line to get in as no res. are taken. Garlic shrimp was delicious as an appetizer, but when ordering the entree, my...More

Thank Darleen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very busy restaurent for lunch both for the local and tourist. Eleven( 5 kids) of us visited at around 1130am , already 70 percent filled . Ordered in line from a counter like MacDonald , we tried and shared a variety of...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nico’s has been my farewell to Honolulu twice in a row!!! The view at sunset, the service and the daily caught fish fixed to perfection and deliciousness can’t be beat!!! It’s my favorite last meal before going back to the mainland!!! Yum 😋 🙏🏼❤️🌺

Thank rysimoni
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fish and chips in a casual fun waterfront location. Staff is friendly and helpful. It is an order at the counter place for lunch,and the food is served in disposable boxes. The service was quick and all food hot and fresh despite how busy...More

Thank WAJean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I read the few disappointed reviewers and it's unfortunate they set themselves up for failure. They went to lunch here expecting a dinner service. If you want to be waited on, don't go here for lunch. Come back for dinner. Service is awesome then. Do...More

Thank Kahupoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty and reasonably Hawaiian priced. 5 of us....2 got fish and chips and loved it..big piece..BIG...fish burger WAS likewise great and BIG....Orange chicken to die for..and garlic shrimp pesto WAS excellent...can't go wrong here....

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to have lunch here as this place is heavily promoted. It's a no frills restaurant, so do not expect five-star service. You place your order with the cashier, find yourself a clean table and wait for your buzzer to ring and then pick...More

Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Poke was really yummy!! It’s located at a pier and the tables near windows had great views. It’s difficult to visit by public bus and trolley, but definitely must-go place if you rent a car.

Thank cocokogumari
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20 January 2017|
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Response from Raintreeflower | Reviewed this property |
We had dinner here at the restaurant, yes they have a full staff. Also they have live music. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 N Nimitz Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4522
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-540-1377
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Located at Pier 38 in Honolulu, by day, Nico's offers harbor views and fast food seafood in open air dining room or outdoor lanai. At night, Nico's is a full service restaurant with harbor light views, a full bar and the freshest seafood in town. There is a fish market within that offers sashimi platters, a poke bar and fresh Hawaiian food daily.
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