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All 136 Waipahu Restaurants

Kunio Restaurant

94-799 Lumiaina St Ste 2F, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-5046
(808) 680-9188
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Ranked #9 of 136 Restaurants in Waipahu
Cuisines: Japanese
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Kapolei, Hawaii
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I used to like this restaurant because I like japanese food and the location is great for me and it's a step above the "genki sushi" type restaurants. Sometimes you like a restaurant and once in a great while they may get something wrong like this time my sizzling ribeye was overdone. I normally would not hold it against the... More

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Honolulu
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206 reviews 206 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
602 helpful votes 602 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I had some business clients in town and had taken them to the outlet mall over at Waikele. Located on the west side of Oahu, with easy exit off the H-1. After the wives spent all of our money at the Coach outlet my guest were hungry. I remember hearing about Kunio. So we headed over by walking just few... More

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Floral Park, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Several staff at our resort recommended this local "mom and pop" sushi restaurant. There was a wait for our group of 8, but not too long. Food was great - wonderfully fresh sushi. Local butterfish specialty was great too, though I preferred the Miso version to the other. Prices were high, but not unexpected. Hawaii often has prices like Manhattan.

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Honolulu
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Kunio Restaurant is a really great place to go for lunch or dinner and it's conveniently located in the Waikele Premium Shopping Outlets on the west side of Oahu right off of the H-1. It's a quick ride too if live or are staying on the west side of the Island and don't want to travel too far in probably... More

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melbourne
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We only came here because a lot of the other eateries were closed for renovation. I had a noodle soup and it wasn't as tasty as other places and yet twice the price. It is crowded and busy and pricey. We wanted healthy and that was the only reason we went there.

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Everett, Washington
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155 reviews 155 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

People were waiting outside the door when they opened at 10:30 a.m. on a weekday. Capacity is large so everyone was seated, but it did fill up rapidly with new arrivals. The customers appeared to be mostly locals. Everything we ate reminded us of Japan. Their menu is long, with a huge variety, so it took a long time to... More

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Manila
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

My family loves this restaurant. We eat here at least twice when we visit HNL. When we used to live nearby, we ate here at least once a month. :) The service is great, the food is great. They have a surf and turf special which is yummy (steak with herbed butter and some lobster) and their combo menu is... More

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Mililani, Hawaii
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87 reviews 87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Irashimasen! We go to this restaurant often, to celebrate special occasions or just to go to get good tasting Japanese food with great service. The waithelp here always make us feel comfortable. You can tell that they really enjoy their work because they're always smiling and are eager to be sure that we're pleased with the service. The food is... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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94 reviews 94 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

I got a sushi combo lunch and was pleasantly surprised. The quality of the sushi fish was excellent, and the meal was well priced. One complaint: they no longer serve green tea ice cream! But the Baskin Robin two stores down does.

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Mililani, Hawaii
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Their service/food is really good. This place is a bit pricey but it is worth it. You will spend about the same at other Japanese restaurants and it isn't as good.

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Additional Information about Kunio Restaurant

Address: 94-799 Lumiaina St Ste 2F, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-5046
Phone Number: (808) 680-9188
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Waipahu
Cuisine: Japanese

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