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Tropics Bar & Grill

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Waikiki
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2005 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1917
+1 808-949-4231
Today
07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Piedmont, California
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Overall a disappointing experience. CON 1) I arrived at 5:30pm for dinner and was given an electronic device that would light up and vibrate when my table was ready. I waited not more than 20' from the maitre d'. After an hour I inquired and was told that I was alerted 30 minutes ago, and that the device might be... More 

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Warrnambool, Australia
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97 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a long, slow stroll along the picture postcard scenes of Waikiki Beach, we discovered the Tropics Bar and Grill where we savoured a delightful seafood lunch, mai tais, spectacular service. Very casual and relaxing atmosphere in open air seating. We were served very promptly. The seafood dish and grilled chicken dish were exquisite. Very relaxing start to our Waikiki... More 

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Iowa
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91 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fun bar and grill right along the beach. We visited a couple times and enjoyed the nightly entertainment. Beautiful views of the beach and great food.

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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186 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love going to this place because the sunsets are amazing. The morning views for brunch are also wonderful. The food is average, but with views like this the food tastes even better. Unfortunately they don't take reservations, so at peak times the wait can be long. Grab a buzzer and then roam the shops until it goes off. Live music... More 

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Calgary, Alberta
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55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Same food as the beach bars around the Hilton. Average prices for the area and food is OK/average. What sets this apart is the following: 1/2 price kids menu 5-6pm Live music (nice, not too loud but sets a nice tone for a family meal) Beach/view - can't be beat - if you like people watching it is perfect, if... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic view. They seem to have a bit of a bird problem but they have a net around the restaurant that prevents most birds from entering. Food was good but Kinda greasy. Bring tums.

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Melbourne, Australia
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Hilton for 7 nights and have to admit this place was our favorite place to eat and have drinks. Breakfast, Lunch and dinner we tried them all. Delicious food and a view that is just gorgeous from early morning to late at night and especially when there is the fire works. Busy on weekends and had... More 

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Urbana, Illinois
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is pricey but between location and taste... very nice. Too many french fries, but the chicken sandwich was among the best ever. Right out by Kahanamoku Beach and part of the Hilton Village...very pleasant. Live music.

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Oahu, Hawaii
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered all pupu's, drinks and desserts. Everything was so delicious and the wait staff made sure we never had an empty plate or glass on the table. My dessert was the Rainbow Cheesecake, so colorful and very tasty!

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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The strip at Waikiki should offer plenty of variety to suit all tastes. Unfortunately, for those of us who have to live within their means - here that means a decision between fast fatty takeaway and very expensive al la carte. Fortunately, for those who are patient enough, a sprinkling of reasonably priced (by Waikiki standards) dining establishments do exist.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2005 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1917
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-949-4231

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