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Doraku Sushi Waikiki

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2233 Kalakaua Ave, Royal Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5200 (Seaside Avenue)
+1 808-922-3323
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Bend, Oregon
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111 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had excellent sushi and Kirin on tap during happy hour and happy campers. Be sure to try the egg plant miso.

Thank john B
Petaluma, California
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here with my wife for a quiet night in Waikiki why the kids are back home in CA with grandma. We started with the Ahi poke appetizer, which was a bit disappointing. The pieces were too large and very fatty. For our main course we chose the lobster appetizer, spicy tuna roll and the fire spicy tuna roll with... More 

Thank jonnytatt
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We ate at the bar since the wait for a table was long and we were hungry. Surprisingly, the food came out very fast and it was so delicious. The bartender, Jake, was also friendly and fast. Even though he was busy, he took the time to chat with us a bit and tell us about Oahu. I enjoyed the... More 

Thank Jiji K
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was quite good, typical American style sushi with lots of sauces drowning the taste of any fresh fish. But that's OK you just do as the locals. Again while in Hawaii I am experiencing a grubby feel which again is felt when in the toilet maybe it's me but if you run a restaurant make sure the toilets... More 

Thank eraser10000
Portland, Oregon
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168 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place had excellent sushi dishes, quick service, and reasonable prices. I would definitely go there again--if I lived on the island.

Thank WorldTravelerOR
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We always look forward to coming to Doraku when we visit Hawaii !!! This our 4th visit and after we landed today (30 November 2016) we booked into the Outrigger and decided for a late lunch at Doraku. There weren't many people there, but a lot of staff, many of whom were putting up Christmas decorations. I ordered Sushi and... More 

Thank James D
San Gabriel, California
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268 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my two adult nephews here for dinner on their first visit to Hawaii. Doraku, as always, was top notch on service and food. Nephews enjoy their food and could not compliment Doraku's enough for their quality and variety of sushi. Atmosphere is great and the wait staff are awesome. Keep up the good work Doraku.

Thank hmmbirdpat
Pearl City, Hawaii
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90 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Doraku Sushi is located the 3rd floor of Royal Hawaiian Center and across the street from The Top of Waikiki. It is best location! The restaurant offers Lunch, Happy Hour and Dinner menus. I had some of Happy Hour menus which pricing is from $3 and all items under $10. I sat at the lanai table so that I was... More 

1 Thank mamacat28
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was a great surprise. Lured by good TA reviews, we ventured from our Waikiki condo for a Saturday night on the town. The food was very memorable. Great appie with the Tuna Takaki, White Dragon sushi roll was wonderful and the Torra Roll was mouth watering. The service was very attentive through the middle of the meal and... More 

1 Thank Jeffrey S
Melbourne, Australia
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68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restaurant upstairs in the Royal Hawaiian Centre. As it a bit quieter than street level there was no waiting. We requested a table of which there were many vacant, but were give high stools and a high table, much like you would find in a bar. We had sushi and tempura prawns. The food was good and reasonably priced, but... More 

1 Thank david c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2233 Kalakaua Ave, Royal Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5200
    (Seaside Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-922-3323

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?