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Highway Inn

680 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 105, Kakaako, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-5409
+1 808-954-4955
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
680 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 105, Kakaako, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-5409
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The classic Hawaiian food is fantastic but the nachos (kalua pig on top of taro chips) may be one of the best things on the menu. The blackened ahi salad was also great with very fresh greens.

Thank ckdoerfler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes yes Several locals had said this is a must...we came with a small group of 4. We were hungry and had leftovers cause the portions are so large. Hawaiian comfort food at its best....Diner vibe. I like eating at places where locals way out...More

Thank Summerasalifestyle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the Poke, Plantation Mixed Plate, Chicken and Lau Lau. The food was great. However, for some reason, the rice was awful. Overcooked and mushy. The Mac Salad was also bland. They messed up on one order but the waitress promptly fixed it. The...More

Thank patriotic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Laulau, lomi, pipikaula... all your favorite grinds can be found here and done well. Prob the best place to go for the variety of local classics.

Thank bookem50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great experience at Highway Inn. We had a short wait for two spots at the bar and started with with two Bikini Blonde lagers which were very tasty. We shared the pork lau lu which was very tender and tasty but not...More

Thank joanhessidence
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do not let the outside of this building deter you! Once you step inside its like you've come home to your mums for a hearty home cooked meal. Everything about this restaurant is five star. If you think something may not sound so nice on...More

Thank KSMits
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The whole family really enjoyed this place. I indulged in the Loco Moco and it was everything I thought it might be. Wouldn't want to eat it often but great for a splurge and they hit it out of the park on this one. The...More

Thank htown_7
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

First of all, the folks running this restaurant are so nice. Very welcoming! My wife and I had wonderful food here. I had the Hawaiian plate and it was great! A young lady managing the place told us all about the history and preparation of...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2018

Several Uber or taxi drivers recommended this as "local food" - we had a good time. The combo platter was a good way to try several specialties like Salmon lomi and Lau Lau (pork wrapped in green leafs, taro maybe). The pickier eaters had stew...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This place was recommended twice to us, especially for lunchtime we were told. Finally got a chance to go, and we'll definitely be back! Firstly, they have a private parking lot (have to get a ticket, they validate)so nice. The service was fast and very...More

Thank Jeanne B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 680 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 105, Kakaako, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96813-5409
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-954-4955
  • E-mail
Highway Inn's Town location (Kaka'ako). The younger sister store to our establishment founded in 1947 in Waipahu. Serving Traditional Hawaiian Fare alongside Hawaiian inspired local plates to appeal and introduce our guests to Hawaiian Cuisine.
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