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Highway Inn

$Hawaiian, ,
94-226 Leoku St, Ste B1, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-1919
+1 808-677-4345
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“kalua pig” (12 reviews)
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Hawaiian, Diner, Polynesian
94-226 Leoku St, Ste B1, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-1919
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

This place is very cozy casual, laid back which I love. You will enjoy traditional Hawaiian food and feel at home at the same time. The food is excellent the price is very reasonable and the service is a good as can be they get...More

Thank Juan V
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We wanted to get an idea of Hawaiian food from a place frequented by locals. This was a great place for that. The shredded pig was delicious, the dried beef was also very good and worth getting an ala carte of each. I got the...More

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This restaurant offers traditional Hawaiian food as well as the regular offerings you would find at a cafe. You can get lau lau, kalua pig, poi, and lomi salmon either al carte or as a plate as well as haupia for dessert. You can also...More

Thank Bigsurrunner
Reviewed June 6, 2018

This was a popular place to eat and came highly recommended by a friend of mine who is a native Hawaiian. I've had Hawaiian food before but never the authentic stuff so I thought this would be my first experience. To be honest, I probably...More

Thank Tuyen N
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Every time we leave the island our ohana gathers at Highway Inn for one last Hawaiian food fix! Sure, we've learned to improvise von the mainland but nothing compares to Highway Inn!

Thank lilladymo
Reviewed April 14, 2018

You won't meet a tour bus in this run down out of the way shopping center, a relief. Long menu, inexpensive, bare tables, pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff. Bathroom out the door and around the corner. Our waitress walked with my wife and had me stand...More

Thank dadhy
Reviewed December 29, 2017

We ate here our first night in Oahu after doing some research and asking around for a good local restaurant to eat at. The food and service was good. My son and I each got one of their signature Hawaiian combo plates with the Kalua...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed October 24, 2017

I've only experienced Highway Inn as a place from which we got take-out, and everything was delicious. The short ribs were very good, the cubed beef was tasty, and their kahlua pork was great! The haupia for dessert also had great flavor and was refreshing....More

Thank cja2k1
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Classic Hawaiian style food with tastes of home. Loved the Lau Lau combo with Squid Lu'au, Beef Stew combo was Amazing! It's a small location here, so could have a wait during busy times. They do close early on Sundays so make sure you get...More

Thank JayLC
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Our family is adventurous in dining and we weren't disappointed in the highway inn! They were great in explaining all the different types of food and we had great service. Come hungry because the portions are huge - we took a lot of leftovers home...More

Thank Thurman M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $14
Hawaiian, Diner, Polynesian
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94-226 Leoku St, Ste B1, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-1919
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Waipahu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-677-4345
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The Original Highway Inn, founded in 1947, Family Owned and Operated for 3 generations. Serving Local, Hawaiian and American Foods 7 days a week.
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