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Pearl's Korean BBQ

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4211 Waialae Ave, Ste 1050, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5319
+1 808-735-2988
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Irvine, California
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255 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to try this place while walking around shopping. Food was pretty good considering it is fast food. The prices weren't bad. Good place to get something while waiting for others.

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Thank mooki x
California
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137 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

They have all the fixings for Korean BBQ... L-O-V-E their potstickers. It's a must try! They are centrally located right in the Royal Hawaiian shopping center food court (I'm sure in other places as well).

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Thank strawmns
Newcastle
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150 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Hubby and I went to Pearls for a late lunch that was so filling and delicious. I got the Bulligi and hubby got the Kalibi Beef! We choose our sides and got extra of the glass noodles. We ate and ate and ate and still took lot home for our late dinner snack! It was not every expensive around $11.00... More 

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Thank Discover
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I had the Spicy Pork with kimchi and potatoes. It was so much better than I had expected. Everything was fresh and well seasoned!

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Thank Bryan B
Miami, Florida
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219 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

We had bi bim bap at the Royal Hawaiian food court location. Nice portion and pretty good food for a shopping center food court.

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Thank wymanz2go
Vancouver, Canada
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

Tried this place at the Royal Hawaiian Shopping center food court. The location used to be another business called Yummy Korean BBQ which closed down a couple of years ago. Now a new business called Pearl's Korean BBQ has emerged serving identical food as the previous business. (Kinda fishy maybe did not want to pay franchise fee and since they... More 

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Thank Van C
Nelson, New Zealand
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439 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

Chicken BBQ was very tender and tasty, quick service. Drink was really yummy. Noodles were very tasty as well.

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Thank danjonelson
Fairfax County, Virginia
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

Not sure about their Korean food, but what I ordered was definitely excellent. I had the Teri chicken with rice and mac salad and it was good and definitely a lot.

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Thank ozzieka5
Bridgetown, Barbados
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

I had read mixed reviews on this place but being a huge Korean BBQ fan I really wanted to try them out. My boyfriend and I ordered 1 chicken and 1 beef platter so we could mix and match when it arrived. When it did I could see we only need to choose one. You received 4 sides and 2... More 

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Thank Carnicherry
Portales
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015

Had never before experienced Kalbi, and now it's one of our most favorite foods ever. This Kalbi was moist and flavorful, and so delicious. Check it out!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Asian, Korean, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4211 Waialae Ave, Ste 1050, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-5319
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-735-2988

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