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Assaggio Hawaii Kai

#281 of 1,838 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Ste A143, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1800
+1 808-396-0756
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bluffton, South Carolina
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547 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Italian food. Good linguine with scrimp scampi. My wife had a vegetarian pizza. Excellent marinara sauce

Thank HapyGuy7
Melbourne, Australia
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243 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

My wife and I ate here the other evening. We both enjoyed our meals but were a little disappointed. When most people think of Italian they simply think of pizza and pasta. But Italian food is so much more, and many of my favorite Italian restaurants around the world offer so many other unique and passionate Italian dishes. I feel... More 

Thank Globalcrtique
Sanibel Island, Florida
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

This is a first class Italian restaurant. My wife and I had luncheon here Sept.27 and had excellent food and service. Our choices were chicken and shrimp in a basil sauce on linguini and I had chicken and shrimp in a creamy pesto sauce also on linguini. Other pasta can be substituted. Portions were more than adequate. Waiters were attentive... More 

Thank CorkyfromSanibel
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

When we lived in Kaimuki we would go here twice a month. It has great views of the marina and has just the right amount of ambiance. Whenever we go back to visit we eat here, I haven't found chicken marsala as good on the mainland. I crave it and love when I can come to visit.

Thank Kristin Q
Honolulu, Hawaii
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79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

A lovely marina front restaurant with white tablecloth delightful service and a full bar. A little tight for wheelchairs but it works. beautiful place to watch the sunset. Quiet interior even when it's totally full you can hear each other at your table. A great place to get together and share your day.

Thank Ruthmar1e
San Ramon, California
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42 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

We had a wonderful dinner at this location, Assagio Hawaii Kai. The service was excellent. Our hostess was very accommodating - there is a dress code for this restaurant - one of our dinner companions wore flip flops and a tank top, somewhat under dressed, but they didn't make a big deal about it. Our waiter was very attentive. The... More 

Thank kt149
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86 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We always enjoy our local Assaggio Hawaii Kai especially when celebrating special occasions. For this past Father's Day, we ordered take-out for Father's Day dinner. Food as always was good however to our surprise one of the orders was incorrect. We didn't want to drive back to restaurant to pickup correct order so we just kept the wrong order despite... More 

Thank FlySurf88
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016

Assagio just has really good dishes, pleasant atmosphere, a nice marina location, and good service. It's my 'neighborhood restaurant'; my husband and I go here occasionally - but not as often as I'd like. I often order the Sicilian Chicken or Shrimp Arrabiata. The latter is not on the menu, but the chef will substitute shrimp in the Fish Arrabiata,... More 

Thank Patricia D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

Good bread and food, as well as friendly service in a quiet atmosphere. While it isn't the ultimate in fine dining, it is quite nice for a good lunch and casual dinners. We ended up eating there three times over the course of a five-day stay in Honolulu. --Jeri

Thank Jeri S
Westcliffe, Colorado
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Visiting from Colorado. We were delighted with this restaurant . It was simply, yet elegantly decorated. The service was top notch! Friendly- professional- efficient! I ordered Veal Marsala- flavor was perfect. My husband ordered Linguine with Marinara. Could have been a bit more spiced up. The warm bread was tasty- crisp on the outside, warm on the inside. We had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Ste A143, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-1800
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-396-0756

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?