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Tanaka of Tokyo West

1450 Ala Moana Blvd, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 4, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4604
+1 808-945-3443
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
“yaki” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
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1450 Ala Moana Blvd, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 4, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4604
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten at dozens and dozens of hibachi/Japanese steakhouse restaurants all over the United States of America (at least 25+). This is the BEST one. The food was phenomenal, the staff was courteous, and our chef was sensational. If you go here (and you better)...More

Thank Sheraz C
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I had the lunch special, which includes some good value options. The food was delicious and there was more food than I could eat. The service was fast.

Thank KateFLB
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Been here in in Hawaii for years now and I have never wanted to go here because I'm allergic to seafood. Well guess what you can still go here and eat. They substituted seafood for chicken and steak and it was outstanding. The chef was...More

Thank 22Traveler87
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We never miss a trip to Tanaka's when our family visits Oahu! Excellent food, terrific service. Delicious!

Thank JandK_10
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We have had dinner here several times. We decided to celebrate our anniversary here Tuesday evening. Our server Kyle, was great. He is very attentive with a good attitude! Chef Anthony put on a good show. He continued to prepare our meal to perfection. The...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I went to celebrate our anniversary and it was totally worth it. Chef Anthony was fun and food was just great. We had a really nice time. We had the matsu which includes chicken, sirloin and lobster. All of it was just tasteful. It includes...More

Thank yaringa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The ambience was perfect for the cuisine. The presentation by the chief was entertaining. The service was fast, efficient an polite. Most of all the food preparation was excellent.

Thank Travel-in-excess58
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This Tanaka of Tokyo Japanese Seafood and Steak House is located on the 4th level or the Ho'okipa Terrace of the Ala Moana Center. They serve steak and seafood which is skillfully prepared and presented with flair by master teppan-yaki chefs on your table top...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had the sirlon set and had a lovely chef called Antony. We were a diverse group of ethnicities and he tried his best to speak our languages which is always appreciated. The only part I would like to see improvement in was the garlic rice....More

Thank Neko T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I enjoyed this last meal on this beautiful island. The chief was very fun to watch cook the meal, very good cook and showman.

Thank Franck L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Ala Moana Blvd, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 4, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4604 (Formerly 田中オブ東京セ)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Ala Moana - Kakaako
  • Neighbourhood: Ala Moana - Kakaako
  • Phone Number: +1 808-945-3443
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