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Uncle Bo's Pupu Bar & Grill

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559 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3855
+1 808-735-8310
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dynamite shrimp” (141 reviews)
“pupus” (100 reviews)
“seafood trap” (33 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
559 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3855
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you take a trip up the the North Shore, stop at Uncle Bo's for their nachos or their prime rib and garlic bread pupu. They were amazing. Parking can be a problem, so plan accordingly.

Thank LOK3713
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got the recommendation from our tour bus operator, a local in Honolulu. We wanted to get away from the overpriced tourist and hotel restaurants. It didn’t disappoint. They open at five and were joined by another family waiting for the doors to open. Extensive...More

Thank Gerhard D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoyed dinner here one night during our brief Waikiki stay. We started things off with the Boca-Rota, great dish and highly recommend trying it! I had the opah and it was good, wasn't blown away but no complaints either. Wife had the Walnut Shrimp Wraps...More

Thank htown_7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 14 went to this restaurant for dinner on our last day at Hawaii. My sister-in-law booked this restaurant because of the good reviews, otherwise, from looking at the outside we would never go in to eat. The interior was pleasantly decorated, and...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pupu style gives a lot of options to try smaller plates with multiple people (or just yourself, no one judgin'). We had the nachos (savory ham and pulled pork, awesome flavor), pork sliders with luau style pig, boca-rota cheesy bread with an awesome beef with...More

Thank Jarrett K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to check out this restaurant because it was an easy walk from our hotel (Hyatt Place). From the outside I wasn't sure what we were getting ourselves into but the inside was very nice and the host/hostess that greeted us were friendly. We...More

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read about this place on Trip Advisor. It is a hole in the wall type place with excellent food. Both the dynamite shrimp and the shrimp tacos were delicious. Large portions. Tacos come with a mound of steak fries! The warm spinach salad was also...More

Thank Sheila P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants in the US and top in HI. Have eaten at Uncle Bo's many times and food is fantastic. I love the S.O.S. Has just the right seasoning in the soup/stew plenty of shrimp, lobster, local fish and clams. The rice...More

Thank tjbales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband has to be in Honolulu once a year for business. On our first visit to Honolulu someone told us to check out Uncle Bo'..we did and we were hooked! They have a good wine list, and everything (truly everything) on the menu is...More

Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The clams were great actually everything we ordered was and the service efficient only complaint the music is way to loud

Thank GuestManagerone
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March 7, 2018|
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Response from Daniel C | Reviewed this property |
The other direction is wrong. Uncle Bo’s is on Kapahulu. On the road closest to the beach - Kalakaua - go toward Diamond Head, but turn left BEFORE the zoo. That’s Kapahulu and quite a distance up the road, on the right... More
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Response from 223Annie | Reviewed this property |
As I recall, the kitchen closed at 9:00, but that was in December. Could be open later now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 559 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3855
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
  • Neighborhood: Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 808-735-8310
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