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Happy Days Seafood Restaurant

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3553 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-2701
+1 808-738-8666
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (59 reviews)
“roast duck” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3553 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-2701
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this place while we were driving out towards the beaches on the east coast. All locals at this place. Service is quick and yum cha was very tasty. Give it a try if your in the area and are feeling like some yum...More

Thank jwbh1
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We made reservations the night before for a party of 14 at 2pm the next day. They were gladly able to accommodate us. I had already looked at the menu and knew what kind of food I wanted. The waitress advised us that 5 to...More

Thank Melaho65
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Chinese food...how can you go wrong.. well.. maybe it was the fact that we met friends and family there on Chinese New Year, where the restaurant was jam packed to celebrate the festivities, and the restaurant had an off night and couldn't keep up.Our host...More

Thank joe c
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Happy Days Chinese was an oasis for moo shoo. We called all around and couldn’t find moo shoo at a restaurant rated above 3.5 stars. But we found this one on the way back to Waikiki. We got parked, which was tougher than we first...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed September 28, 2017

We were in Kaimuki checking out Kaimuki Dry Goods and decided to have lunch. This Chinese restaurant was close by. We peeked into the window and it seemed clean, but that is a relative term when it comes to Chinese restaurants in Hawaii. The dim...More

Thank DebBAuburn_WA
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Baby fell asleep so I had to do a large take-out ordered of dim sum. Cheung fun with cha siu and another one with shrimp was below average because noodle was not soft but a bit stiff. Siu Mai average and Har Gow and sticky...More

Thank myinhilo
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Good food. Atmosphere is what you'd expect. Crowded and noisy. Parking is public lot and difficult. Would go again.

Thank WendyL2053
Reviewed September 5, 2017

I grew up near this place and used to eat here with my family (still do when I come to visit). Not fancy, but tasty, and price is reasonable. Dim sum is better than regular menu, but regular menu is good as well.

Thank Mastashen
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Firstly, I have to say that I am of Chinese decent. So I know what good authentic Chinese food suppose to look like and taste like. You cannot fool me. Having traveled the globe and eaten in all levels of restaurants, this place is poor...More

Thank kcchin
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

While visiting a Chinese friend we were taken to this restaurant. Not a tourist spot, local families and patrons. Had never eaten this kind of Chinese food before. I like new experiences. This turned out to be a good one. Our friend ordered in Chinese...More

Thank Golfgma
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February 11, 2018|
Response from Mastashen | Reviewed this property |
They have Peking Duck w buns. Whenever my family orders it, it comes on a big platter that serves like 10 people. About 30 bucks for the platter. Not sure if they have individual servings. Also not sure about Shrimp... More
Sol W
July 15, 2017|
Response from ejyiu | Reviewed this property |
Yes, in fact they have set menu for funerals (Chinese tradition). Just tell Lisa (Owner) what's the occasion and how much you want to spend and she will help you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3553 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-2701
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-738-8666
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