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Romano's Macaroni Grill

#165 of 1,821 Restaurants in Honolulu
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1450 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 4240, Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace,Upper Level, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4634
18083568300
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We each had a different entree and they were all very tasty. My surprise came when they did not honor the coupon and specials that the corporate office sends to their customers. The prices are higher then at other locations, but, again, the food is always great.

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Thank wdisney90
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha wdisney90, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am very pleased to see that you enjoyed your experience with us. I do apologize for any inconvenience you may have experience from not being able to use your coupon at our location but we do hope to have you back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went for lunch on January 1, 2017. I good choice as the Farmhouse Pizza was excellent. The wait staff said it was a new addition to the menu. The staff were very polite and attentive. We will definitely visit again.

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Thank cdique1048
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha cdique1048, Thank you for your wonderful review! We look forward to having you and your wife back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to eat here last night and our waiter, Tui was exceptional. He showed us the casual seating section whilst we were waiting and then organised very quickly drinks and made to order gluten free pastas. We will be a k

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Thank JWPisces
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha JWPisces, Thank you for your review! We hope to have you back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

Arkansas Girl
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126 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had Christmas Eve dinner at the restaurant and all 7 members of the family enjoyed their dinner. Good food and good service. Had a mix up over our reservation but the manager got us in.

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Thank Arkasnastraveler
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha Arkasnastraveler, Thank you for your wonderful review! We hope to have you back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here during the holiday season for a quick meal. Wait time was reasonably short (15mins). Service was good. Food was alright. Had the shrimp scampi which tasted more like oil. Noodles were slight over cooked. Over all experience is average. Not some place to go out of your way for, or avoid.

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Thank obake88
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Dear obake88, Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you were not fully satisfied during your visit and we'd like to make it right. Will you please e-mail your contact information to JBanquil@lingandlouies.com so that I can have our General Manager reach out to you? Sincerely, John B. More 

Canada
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

When the only complaint I have is the wait, I think that says it all. Food and service were tops. We left a bag by accident and it was held and returned intact the next day. Losing it would have been a big issue for our vacation. Thank you to the honest staff.

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Thank Steve H
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha Steve H., Thank you for your 5-star review! We hope to have you back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

kaneohe
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86 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

My office booked the group room 2 weeks ago only to be 'trumped' by the boss' friends. Worst of all, the STAFF told us that the boss kicked us out of the private room that we RESERVED. Shameful behavior. Unprofessional and classless. Staff were removing plates before we were finished. I expected more from a chain. Never going back.

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Thank rggKaneohe
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha rggKaneohe, Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear about your lack luster experience and we'd like to make it right. Will you please e-mail your contact information to jbanquil@direstaurants.com so that I can have our General Manager reach out to you? Sincerely, John B. More 

Seoul, South Korea
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183 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

Waitress was very friendly, talkative and responsive. Interesting concept with paper table top that you can write on (with crayons provided) Pasta was OK, nothing special. Good place for families, at price is reasonable with a fairly wide range of choices. Good place to go at the Shopping mall (ala moana center), if you want to have a meal, other... More 

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Thank itaewon-mickey
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha itaewon-mickey, Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry to hear about your lack luster experience and we'd like to make it right. Will you please e-mail your contact information to jbanquil@direstaurants.com so that I can have our General Manager reach out to you? Sincerely, John B. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Every time we come to visit Hawaii we always have lobster ravioli at Romano's with a glass of chianti. I would recommend coming here as the food is good and just love the freshly baked bread out of oven with the olive oil and balsamic as it has always been good.

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Thank sheryl b
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha Sheryl B. Thank you for your wonderful review! We hope to have you back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

Oatlands, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Great italian food with good service. Accidentally stumbled across this restaurant whilst shopping. Located at Alomoana shopping centre top level with a cluster of other restaurants. Family friendly reasonably priced.

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Thank Maresass
John B, Public Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this review

Aloha Maresass, Thank you for your wonderful review! We hope to have you back again soon. Sincerely, John B. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $30
Cuisine
American, Italian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 4240, Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace,Upper Level, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4634
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: 18083568300
Description
Inspired by Italian trattoria cuisine, culture, and conversation, Romano's Macaroni Grill has been proudly serving unforgettable meals that leave a lasting impression to our deserving guests since 1988 - with knowledge, care and Italian charisma infused in everything we do. At Romano's Macaroni Grill, we know that for our guests any night out is a big night out - and it is our responsibility and privilege to treat it as such. That's why we start every meal off right: With a bottle of wine at the center of the table, while you explore our menu of expertly handcrafted rustic dishes and Italian classics. Warm distinctive touches, like our signature honor system wine and bustling open kitchen, create a memorable, sensory experience that you'll remember long after you leave the table.

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