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“A nice time to end the year with family...”
Review of Five Star International Buffet - CLOSED

Five Star International Buffet
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Japanese
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Royal Hawaiian Ave.
Transit: The Bus Waikiki Express B exit at Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center.
Description: The Five Star International Buffet is a delectable tasting menu featuring gourmet cuisine from Hawaii and around the globe. House specialties, fresh seasonal dishes made with locally-raised seafood and produce, and savory desserts are carefully prepared by more than a dozen chefs in an open-dual kitchen. Our cuisine is complemented by a full bar and signature cocktails. Whether it’s for lunch, happy hour or dinner, we invite you to try a new way to buffet.
Reviewed January 9, 2013

We enjoyed our family Christmas dinner! Was hesitant about driving into Waikiki over the holidays, but was truly worth it! We were lucky enough to be placed in the little room off to the side. Everyone enjoyed the variety of food - and because the food are made is smaller quantity, they are constantly replenishing the food -- so it's fresher! We were pleasantly surprise with the "Kamaaina Discount"!

The only 'confusing' part was the parking - because we aren't too familiar with the different hotels.

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Thank kawa808
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Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

Great variety of food. The family really enjoyed the wide variety of food from sushi, to crab legs, stuffed lobster and while I am not much of a seafood eater there was a wide variety of "land" food as well, with chicken, pork, and prime rib. Mostly an Asian theme, with Italian and Hispanic flavors as well. Worth it.

Thank Pete B
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Reviewed November 19, 2012

Everytime I see a name like Luxury accommodation or Five Star International Buffet I quiver and tend to wonder how good is it going to be. In this case we were pleasantly surprised. Before we decided to sit down we went into the buffet area to see an enormous array of asian food and noticed that the food was being cooked as soon as the plates were emptied and most importantly a limited amount of food was being put out, which I thought was good, because we knew the food hadn`t been there all night. There was a great selection of food from soup to garlic prawns, chicken, beef, stir fry, sushi in which my wife loved, to desserts and a lovely selection of fruit and cakes which is all we wanted. There are cheaper places around in Waikiki but if you don`t want to eat burgers and fries which seems to be the diet here, this restaurant is good value.

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Thank sandy0970
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Reviewed October 8, 2012

Had lunch here for their $19 buffet. It reminded me of something you'd have in Las Vegas. The food was average at best, and had a Asian fusion influence. Patrons were mostly locals and Asian tourists. Menu had noodles, potato, pasta and sushi. Desserts were not spectacular or a strong point. Dinner buffet is offered for $48. Won't be returning as there's better value and choice in the Waikiki area.

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Thank kirrabob
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Reviewed September 4, 2012

We enjoyed this asian themed buffet for lunch and found everything fresh and delicious. The best deal in the Royal Hawaiin Plaza!

Thank NayaritNelly
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