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Rock Island Cafe

€€ - €€€, , American
131 Kaiulani Ave, King's Village, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3247
+1 808-923-8033
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Diner, American, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
131 Kaiulani Ave, King's Village, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3247
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

What a cool place for a drink and a chill. Just about everything inside is for sale and there are some really great things in there from old tills to petrol pumps- it has it all! Guy was really friendly, the toilet is a hike...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank UKChris19
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This place is definitely a throw back! There is vintage memorabilia everywhere, not just rock stuff but movies and TV shows as well. There’s little games at the entrance that you can play. The staff are super friendly and accommodating. While you wait for your...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kaylie C
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We came here 3 years ago on our last trip to Hawaii and knew we had to come back. I love the old traditional milkshakes. This cafe is quirky and fun. We’ll be back again next trip to Hawaii.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MrsWest84
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Best place so memorabilia, and food good, staff great, spent so much time there just looking at everything

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DOMI21
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Great place has many memorabilia, set out like a happy days diner but on steroids, food is good beer is cold service is good, staff are friendly we went here a couple of times not just to eat but to have a few drinks after...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Shelley C
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Great location and atmosphere. The memorabilia is amazing. Serves typical American dinner style food.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank glenncarriebutler
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Went with family. I had a bacon burger which was pretty big and pretty good. Girls had hotdogs that were beef and a bit too salty. Pizza topping was excellent. Partner had the pork na hos and they were good..maybe needed a bit more cheese....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Grifology70
Reviewed 23 June 2018

The cafe is surprisingly uncrowded at times because there is a good selection of burgers, pizzas, sandwiches, hot dogs and snack items. While you wait you can take in the memorabilia scattered everywhere throughout the cafe. We ordered nachos to start and then followed up...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed 19 June 2018

great little find, full of memorabellia, great food, great prices, great atmosphere, definitely worth a visit

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank L8177ETalisonb
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This little cafe was amazing. Jam packed with memorabilia. Food was fantastic, great price. Very friendly staff, only to happy to help

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Patricia W
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10 November 2017|
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Response from RockIslandCafe | Property representative |
Aloha, sorry for not answering your question earlier. We hope you came by and checked out our cafe. We don't having the dancing waitresses, although we are always looking for volunteers. You probably saw a video for a TV... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Kaiulani Ave, King's Village, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3247
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-923-8033
  • E-mail
Step back to a time when Elvis was King, Marilyn was Queen and they both drank Coca-Cola. Rock Island Cafe is Hawaii's premiere old fashion diner, memorabilia shop and bar.Nowhere else can you enjoy an old-fashion milkshake, burger and beer,and then buy unique movie and music collectibles and memorabilia. We hope that you have had the opportunity to experience Rock Island Cafe when visiting Hawaii. If you haven't, please come and see us real soon.
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