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Safeway Deli

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888 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
(808) 733-2600
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Safeway is a gem

Nice safeway, remodeled a few years ago and that helps all grocery stores compete with Whole Foods. This safeway has a nice deli and nice sushi.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found all super markets to be unbelievably expensive in Hawaii. We were told to get our things here and were happy about that. Walk to a service counter first to get a red discount card; that'll save you a lot of money. You can get fresh and affordable breakfast, lunch or dinners here...besides the regular groceries. Bread, if you... More 

Thank Martine B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Nice safeway, remodeled a few years ago and that helps all grocery stores compete with Whole Foods. This safeway has a nice deli and nice sushi.

Thank christophersC9529EN
Chino Hills, California
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Safeway deli has a great selection of hot and cold foods. Also has a good amount of bakery stuff. You can pick out a whole meal and take home or great for a picnic

Honolulu, Hawaii
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is the best, closest and cheapest place to shop for groceries if you are staying in Waikiki and have a car. It is only a five to ten minute drive away on Kapahulu Avenue, but too far to walk.

Thank Robert G
Huntington Beach, California
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

They have everything imaginable for plate lunches/ local food to poke bowls. The food is very good and compares to restaurants. Great to pick something up for the beach outing. The prices are very reasonable as well.

Thank Gary P
Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Can rely on the regular goods like all Safeway's, but they had a lot of local favorites. King's Sweet bread, Kalua pork, laulaus, Hawaiian Suns drinks, and of course bottled water cheaper than other stores. Hard liquor was much cheaper than in Washington State.

Thank Josie G
Kaneohe, HI
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157 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

There are several delis in several Safeway stores in Hawaii, and I've been to many of them and their sandwiches and other comestibles are great. With one exception. DON'T PATRONIZE THE SAFEWAY IN KANEOHE unless you crave horrid services even to the point of maliciousness!

Thank Whitsiepoo
DeWitt, Michigan
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543 reviews
331 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We stopped to pick up necessities for my husbands work week, and decided to grab our lunch here, we had the salad bar and the greens and salad fixings were very good, however, the mixed salads i.e." macaroni, cole slaw, and broccoli had way to much mayo and very bland. Good for a quick lunch but nothing to go out... More 

Thank SharieN_13
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131 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

It's common for business travelers to stop by the grocery store for grab and go food, much cheaper and often healthier and easier than eating in restaurants. This Safeway has a food bar that's decent and a nice Deli. The Dutch Crunch Rolls in the bakery were really good also.

Thank AdvTravelR
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Went to safeway to buy the onsale corn for 3 for 1. Casher said you have to have club card. I told her I waited 20 min no one working their. Then she starts yelling at me you can not open the corn. You will make a mess. Who is going to clean it up. So I try again to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 888 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: (808) 733-2600

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  • Cuisine: Delicatessen

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