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“Cool!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Roy's Waikiki Beach

Roy's Waikiki Beach
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Ranked #24 of 2,215 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Japanese, American, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim, Gluten Free
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Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Waikiki
Viareggio, Italy
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Cool!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Location could not be better, right on the beach. rather pricey but in line with prices in Waikiki for this level of restaurants. Food is fine, considering the large number of tourists they cater for it was much better than other places we tried. Very crowded place, very noisy but tables near the beach are quiter and allow you to have a conversation.

Visited August 2013
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San Diego, California
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109 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
“Favorite spot in Waikiki”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

Every time we are in Waikiki, we will be here for our first day arrival & the last night in Waikiki. Twice in a trip! How delicious is that!

Their food are delicious. We tried the one in LA, San Diego & Kauai, Maui..... We still love this one in Waikiki.
Staff are very friendly, you will never running out your water or soft drink!
Best buy is their tasting menu. $46 you taste the best from the menu.
Specially, their dessert are the best in Waikiki.

  • Visited September 2013
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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“Sophisticated but unpretentious”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

This was our second time dining at Roy's. It is sophisticated dining, sure, but you don't need a dictionary to interpret the menu. The entree tasting plate was lovely. The blackened Ahi and chicken with papaya slaw and sticky rice for mains were beautiful and the caramel banana bread pudding was surprisingly light and all kinds of good. At the pricey end but not overpriced for the quality of the food and service.

  • Visited September 2013
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Horsham, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
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“All-Around Wonderful Dining Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I visited my son who lives in Honolulu the week before Christmas 2012. My daughter, knowing about my trip, gave us a Roy's gift card as a gift. We were staying a few days at the Ko'olina Resort but opted not to go to the local Roy's. we visited the one in Waikiki. It was phenominal. We were seated quickly having made a reservation earlier that day. We sat outside and it was wonderful. The appetizers, wine and meal was the best! I had the filet mignon and it was so very tender and full of flavor. The service was outstanding. Just an amazing dining experience.

  • Visited December 2012
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New York City, New York
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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“Glad to Come back”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I used to go to Roy's when I lived in Atlanta, but they closed down after a few years. Since then I had been wanting to go back, so when my friend had his birthday party here I was excited for it. It did not miss a beat. I loved the food and went home full and happy.

Visited August 2013
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