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“Great place out of tourist area”
Review of Nico's Pier 38

Nico's Pier 38
Ranked #42 of 2,405 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Hawaiian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Takeout
Description: Located at Pier 38 in Honolulu, by day, Nico's offers harbor views and fast food seafood in open air dining room or outdoor lanai. At night, Nico's is a full service restaurant with harbor light views, a full bar and the freshest seafood in town. There is a fish market within that offers sashimi platters, a poke bar and fresh Hawaiian food daily.
Yakima, Washington
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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“Great place out of tourist area”
Reviewed July 7, 2014

Amazing food! Freshly caught off the harbor and cooked to perfection. My boyfriend had the special of the day, swordfish, and I had fish and chips. Great atmosphere to watch the World Cup.

  • Visited July 2014
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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Food was good, but I got sick!”
Reviewed July 7, 2014

The food was quite good. I had the furikake ahi and it was good. The portion was quite large. I ended up getting sick later that night, but I think it was from the lava flow drink that I had. One of my friends also felt sick from the drink. Too bad.

Visited June 2014
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“Great food & value”
Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Excellent Poke Bowls under $10 (Deli side only) Food portions are large & quality of fish, produce & proteins is excellent. Takes a few minutes to figure the place out but very impressed with how it all flows.

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Goodyear, Arizona, United States
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“great fresh fish”
Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nico's was recommended by a local girl in Waikiki. Great choice. Down at the pier, it is a great location. Food was very good and reasonable for what you received. Great mahi mahi for lunch and my wife had a fish with a wonderful mango sauce. Many local recipes. We really loved it, kids too. You should go if you are looking a not to touristy, fast seafood spot

  • Visited June 2014
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Honolulu, Hawaii
Level 5 Contributor
79 reviews
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“A Must Go for Dinner”
Reviewed June 30, 2014

This place is amazing. Busy, efficient and friendly with great food at reasonable price. You cannot ask for more. If you go, have some of their well prepared freshly caught fish.

  • Visited May 2014
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