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Izakaya Nonbei

3108 Olu St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-1426
+1 808-734-5573
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“flounder” (4 reviews)
“eggplant” (4 reviews)
“sashimi” (9 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
3108 Olu St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-1426
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Simply put, the food is amazing and inexpensive. Sashimi as fresh as it can get, the salad excellent, the hamachi kama juicy, the fried fish tasty to the last bone and spine. No kidding! Every part of the fish was edible dipped in their ponzu...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Good traditional Japanese. We didn't have much as we weren't too hungry, but the few items we had were delicious. Small, cute and clean restaurant with good service. Would definitely go back next time we're in Honolulu!

Thank oznikkels
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We've been here many times and we've never been disappointed. The King Salmon and soft shell crab would be our favorites here. This time we ordered the crab salad, Hamachi Collar, Unagi(eel) roll, deep fried shrimp, king salmon, and the dragon roll. Everything was perfect!...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have been experimenting different izakaya in honolulu lately. Izakaya Nonbei will be one of our favorite one. We made a reservation online and they even email me with a reminder a day prior to my reservation. Our seat was at the...More

Thank tmsurfergirl
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Im not a huge izakaya fan however, this is definitely one of my "go to" places when im hungry for izakaya Japanese food. Everything is solid but the flounder is the best

Thank Lance K
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Definitely make a reservation for this restaurant otherwise be prepared to look elsewhere. We went on a Friday night and the restaurant was full, everyone eating the most delicious looking dishes and looking pretty happy about it! We ordered sashimi (Sake and Hamachi) and a...More

Thank Catherine N
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Had visited this Japanese fusion spot 17 mths previously and it didn't disappoint on our second visit. Very gracious, patient waiting staff, and food top notch. Particular highlights were the slow cooked pork with mustard, and the mushrooms with eggplant. If you like beer and...More

Thank Nick R
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I've driven by this place for the last 30 years and I finally decided to take my wife there to celebrate Mother's Day. Greatly exceeded expectations. While a bit pricey, the quality and taste is so good that I consider this to be a very...More

Thank FrankieG808
Reviewed 2 April 2017

One of the best izakaya restaurant in Honolulu. Lots of variety, meals and sake. But be prepared to pay more than the casual dinner.

Thank DMUH
Reviewed 28 February 2017

They serve awesome Japanese food. I like their pork and fish quite much. It opens at 5pm and reservation is recommended.

Thank KirklandTom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3108 Olu St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-1426
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
  • Neighbourhood: Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 808-734-5573
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