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2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
+1 808-923-2311
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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7:30 AM - 11:00 AM Hours
Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Overlooking the Pacific, views towards Diamondhead, on our evening live quiet music on the green nearby. We sat on an outermost table secured at the opening hour for the best view. Go for the ambience on a celebratory occasion, the food is secondary and would...More

Thank dadhy
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Everything was superb at this restaurant at the Halekulani! If you could eat the view, you would be even happier. The service, the food, the incredible atmosphere is truly 5 star plus! Thank you for being consistent over the years!

Thank richard g
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Beautiful location a few feet from the ocean, surrounded by palm trees on a cool humid evening in April. We could see catamarans sailing to and from the beach. After dark we could see the fireworks from another hotel. The food was exquisite and well...More

Thank Gershon666
Reviewed 6 April 2018

It was my 60th birthday and I wanted to find a special place both in honour of the occasion and a highlight to our trip to Hawaii. I was not disappointed. The ambiance created atmosphere that both enchanted and engaged .. the service is second...More

2  Thank MerlinsEgo
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Us locals stay clear of Waikiki, but Orchids keeps us coming back. What a great way to celebrate our 24th anniversary. We got married at the Royal Hawaiian, but we chose to come to Halekulani. Orchids has the romantic ambiance, good view, delicious brunch buffet...More

Thank Sunny G
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Booked in for 630 pm to view the sunset Did not disappoint The service was good but forgot to ask if we required water upon sitting down The food was amazing Wife had the crab pasta and I had the clam pasta Both where good...More

Thank dannymele
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We were here for lunch - it was wonderful/lovely/exceptional. The view is breath taking - the patio boarders a small lawn and then the ocean appears. If one were much closer one would be in sand. The décor enhances the view and the casual elegance...More

Thank ChuckDallas
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I have patronised this restaurant periodically since 1988 and it continues to surpass most. Attentive service and innovative dishes. Perfect setting by the sea.

Thank Caplink
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I chose to go to Orchids restaurant to celebrate our anniversary while we were in Honolulu and I'm so glad we did. The view was amazing. Right on the water. The food was amazing. And the service was nothing short of exemplary!!!...More

Thank 973cathyh
Reviewed 11 March 2018

This is only the second time since I've been to lunch at Orchids after the departure of the Halekulani Executive Chef Vikram Garg in early 2016 -- and it was even better than my first luncheon about a month ago, both with a group of...More

Thank Pancho_cisco
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17 December 2017|
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Response from Gene L | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about private dining but I did see large parties
14 November 2017|
Response from halekulanidos | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Halekulani and Orchids Restaurant. Yes, we are doing a Christmas dinner in Orchids and the best way to check on space and options is to call +1-808-923-2311 and speak with Dining Reservations... More
13 July 2017|
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Response from Chef Ed L | Reviewed this property |
They do have a very nice wine list. You will have to contact them for their current listings. I am not sure if they post them on their website! We are going back this December!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$75
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Validated Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
    (Lewers Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-923-2311
  • E-mail
With sweeping views of Diamond Head and the Pacific Ocean, Orchids is an ocean-side open air Dining Room serving Mediterranean inspired dishes for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and Sunday Brunch. Breakfast, Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 11:00 am; Lunch, Monday to Saturday from 11:30 am to 2:00 pm; Dinner, Monday to Sunday from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Afternoon Tea at Orchids offers a wide selection of international fine teas and coffees, including freshly baked cakes and pastries. Offered Monday to Saturday from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm, excluding holidays. Sunday Brunch buffet is available 9:00 am to 2:30 pm offering choices from traditional American to distinctly Japanese cuisines. Resort casual attire for breakfast, lunch, brunch and afternoon tea; tank tops, beachwear, exercise attire or flip-flops are not permitted. Casual elegant attire for dinner; casual t-shirts, tank tops, beachwear, exercise attire or flip-flops are not permitted. Reservations strongly advised.
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