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Tanaka of Tokyo East

150 Kaiulani Ave Fl 1, Ohana Waikiki East Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3227
+1 808-922-4233
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
150 Kaiulani Ave Fl 1, Ohana Waikiki East Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3227
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

It has it all, table side entertainment, good food and great ambiance. Food cooked at the table on a hot plate by a chef that juggles and entertains, whilst preparing the dishes selected, with a specific Hawaiian theme. Much more and I would spoil the...More

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We were on Waikiki and looking for good Japanese food and beer, so we tried Tanaka of Tokyo East after our hotel referred it. The service was fast and very friendly. The menu was very extensive and we enjoyed our visit. The location was convenient...More

Thank PaulAK2011
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The skills on these chefs are amazing. Worth paying the prices just for the experience. The food was lovely and obviously fresh. It gets very hot as you are sat around the grill and we were a bit cramped as there were 10 of us...More

Thank Jmb1978
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We had the pleasure of dining in Tanaka restaurant tonight, from the moment we entered until the time we left the service wad absolutely excellent. The food.. ..well that was on another level....pure excellence. The skill and engagement of senior Chef Jose as he cooked...More

Thank Chrisb1066
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This restaurant is a great location for great Japanese Yakiniku Dinner. The offer validated parking and Chief shows are a great entertainment in a socializing environment.

Thank HTE_Management
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The chef and food were really great. The restaurant is expensive and yet so is Hawaii. We ordered 2 adult meals and 3 kids meals and the bill came to $130 with a standard 18% tip. The adult meals consisted on steak and chicken which...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a party of 6. They cheap out on the food for the price you pay. They used half of 1 green bell pepper for 6 people.... for your veggies, it was mostly onions because those cost the least, mushrooms and you were lucky...More

Thank Astrokien
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had a birthday dinner there and the food was fantastic. The atmosphere was awesome and the value we thought was great! Very interactive with the chef and service was second to none. Was recommended by a friend in Australia and would definitely come back...More

Thank simonconnell1308
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We were keen to go Japanese after too many American meals! Lovely fresh food cooked in front of our eyes. We were the only Europeans for a while and met two nice families, one from Japan and one from China. Loved the communal table. Highly...More

Thank talloaks1
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Went here after reading good reviews. While it was good, we didn't think it was as great as made out to be. Chefs were entertaining and food was tasty.

Thank Lyndsay F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Kaiulani Ave Fl 1, Ohana Waikiki East Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3227
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-922-4233
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