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Romy's Kahuku Prawns and Shrimp

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56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
+1 808-232-2202
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Brampton, Canada
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72 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If on the island of Oahu this is a must stop! Nothing like it and once you tried you'll want to be back!!

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Thank 2muchtravel2013
Calgary. Alberta
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love the Shrimp trucks but once was enough for me at Romy's. Service was terrible - painfully slow and the staff were pretty rude. And the shrimp is just okay. Try Fumi's just down the road or Giovanni's instead. They are way better.

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Thank star33star
Honolulu, Hawaii
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopover for lunch in this place is part of our itinerary in circling the island of Oahu. You can taste the freshly catch succulent shrimp.

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chicago
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were on the north shore for three weeks for business. We travel a lot and have seen the good the bad and the "not worth it". I have no problem waiting for good food. This was not. I am amazed at the pricing on the north shore. It is high. But $20 for a shrimp combo plate. Rice, corn,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just loved there coconut shrimp, it was amazing 5/5 I say try it on your stay, you will like it, if you have never had shrimp, just try it

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Thank ethan3w
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124 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food, when we got it was divine. Fabulous and angels singing from the heavens. The shrimp was that good. But the 35 minute wait in line to order was awful... we had planned to order the fried shrimp… But when we asked how long it was going to be it was going to be... it was going to be... More 

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Thank TravellingtoParis
Kelowna, Canada
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99 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the combo plate garlic butter shrimp, and no complaints from us! Classic north shore lunch. You'll leave happy.

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Thank OgopogoGuy
Wellington,NZ
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came late in the afternoon, waited 30mins or so for our order. We went to Giovanni's earlier and got yummy shrimp fast. Our food came, flavour was alright but shrimp was overcooked. Recommend going to Giovanni's instead

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Thank nashyee
Alto, NM
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

The food here was great. We enjoyed the shrimp. However it is really slow. You don't know that until you get to the ordering stage and we were really surprised at how long they said it would take. It came quicker than they said but it's definitely a slower process than you might think. On the other hand, the shrimp... More 

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Layton, Utah, United States
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

I understand that good food, that is very popular with the local and the tourists, may result in long lines and waiting. But when you wait in line for 40 min, only to be told once you reach the front to order, that the two most popular dishes are an additional 60-75 min wait!!!! That is what happened to us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kahuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-232-2202

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