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“Great place out of tourist area” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Nico's At Pier 38

Nico's At Pier 38
1129 N. Nimitz Hwy. across from Nimitz Business Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817
+1 808-540-1377
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Ranked #111 of 1,946 Restaurants in Honolulu
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Hawaiian, Fish & Chips
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
Description: 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.
Yakima, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Great place out of tourist area”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Amazing food! Freshly caught off the harbor and cooked to perfection. My boyfriend had the special of the day, swordfish, and I had fish and chips. Great atmosphere to watch the World Cup.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vancouver, Canada
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125 reviews 125 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Food was good, but I got sick!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The food was quite good. I had the furikake ahi and it was good. The portion was quite large. I ended up getting sick later that night, but I think it was from the lava flow drink that I had. One of my friends also felt sick from the drink. Too bad.

Visited June 2014
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“Great food & value”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Excellent Poke Bowls under $10 (Deli side only) Food portions are large & quality of fish, produce & proteins is excellent. Takes a few minutes to figure the place out but very impressed with how it all flows.

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Goodyear, Arizona, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“great fresh fish”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nico's was recommended by a local girl in Waikiki. Great choice. Down at the pier, it is a great location. Food was very good and reasonable for what you received. Great mahi mahi for lunch and my wife had a fish with a wonderful mango sauce. Many local recipes. We really loved it, kids too. You should go if you are looking a not to touristy, fast seafood spot

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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new jersey
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“A Must Go for Dinner”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This place is amazing. Busy, efficient and friendly with great food at reasonable price. You cannot ask for more. If you go, have some of their well prepared freshly caught fish.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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