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Aloha Hawaiian BBQ

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2336 Park Ave, Tustin, CA 92782-2702
+1 714-258-1888
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:30
Sat 10:30 - 09:30
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Auckland, New Zealand
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77 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Sure, it's in a strip mall, and it;s definitely not Hawaii - but the taste is authentic and the service excellent. Dropping by on our way home we found the menu inclusive and the aromas from the grill encouraging. Service was good, especially given the meals are prepared after you order, not before. The reality is that Hawaiian food always... More 

Thank 367john
Huntersville, North Carolina
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108 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

After a long day on a recent business trip, I stopped at Aloha Hawaiian BBQ as it was near a movie theater I attended. I had the Hawaiian BBQ plate; it was just okay, nothing special. The meat was just a little on the tough side. The best part of the meal was the macaroni salad. From the amount of... More 

Thank Bob A
Irvine, California
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359 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Fair price but enough food for two meals. Clean and excellent service. The chicken katsu god but I have had better

Thank Ed P
Irvine, California
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Can be shared 2 person for 1 any order. Because plentiful BBQ menu, also taste looks like smoke and grilled.

Thank John L
Mission Viejo, California
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298 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Always busy with nearby workers, the plate lunches have enough leftovers for another mini meal. The chicken katsu with special sauce is a favorite, and even the steamed cabbage that comes with it is good. Add in the mac salad and rice and you have your days supply of carbs, but it's worth it!

Thank marc c
Fullerton, California
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304 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Hawaiian-style take-out (or “plate lunch”) restaurants have become increasingly popular on the West Coast, particularly in Southern California. Aloha Hawaiian BBQ is a small (3-unit) chain located in central Orange County. The Tustin location can be found in The District shopping center near the Target store. The menu features such Hawaiian favorites as combo plates (i.e., plate lunches), Hawaiian-style noodle... More 

Thank BruinDan
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Loved the food, huge portions Very good service and we will definitely come back! The only negative is that the ice machine wasn't working and the worker came out of the back, reached into a cupboard under the drink dispenser and used what looked to be a chrome table leg to jam up there to dislodge the ice..didn't look too... More 

Thank CaliforniaTerri
Orange County, California
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149 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

The proprietors promptly greet you as you enter the place with a smile. The amount of food given is humongous, and served very quickly. So if pressed for time, and in a hurry, this is definitely the place to go. You can't beat it for the price and quality also. I was tied up waiting for someone who's flight got... More 

3 Thank TiffMateas
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

If you enjoy hawaiian style plate lunches and have a good appetite, this is definitely the place to go. My husband had the hawaiian bbq chicken plate, and he really enjoyed it but could barely finish half of the chicken.i had a mix of fish and chicken, and as hungry as I was also finished about half of it. Also... More 

Thank mushpins
Orange, California, USA
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

I couldn't believe the portion size of the meals! Portions are large enough to split and still have some left over. I love mac salad much more than rice, and Aloha Hawaiian let me order all mac salad and no rice which was very nice! Chicken katsu was delish and could feed 3 people. When we go again and have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Fast food, Barbecue, Hawaiian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 09:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2336 Park Ave, Tustin, CA 92782-2702
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Tustin
  • Phone Number: +1 714-258-1888

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