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The Shack Hawaii Kai

) #452 of 1,859 Restaurants in Honolulu $$ - $$$ American, Bar, Pub
377 Keahole St Ste C2, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-3409
+1 808-396-1919
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good41%
  • Average34%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“curly fries” (4 reviews)
“wings” (7 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
377 Keahole St Ste C2, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-3409
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here after doing an ocean excursion, all salty and wet. Cool place located right on the bay, with very friendly service and a laid back vibe. Everyone was surprised that the food was better than expected. I had the Kalbi at the waitresses' recommendation,...More

1  Thank Adam M
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

Glad we were a pleasant surprise, Adam! It's great that you enjoyed your server's suggestion, too. Looking forward to the next time you make it over this way! All the best, Andy L, Director of Operations

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The service was great, we ordered 4 burgers, fries and drinks. I the food came out quickly unfortunately the bacon looked like it was chard remains.,the overall taste was ok due to the for mentioned bacon. Total bill including tip was $63,which was on the...More

Thank Brett H
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

I appreciate all of this feedback, Brett. I'm not sure what happened with the bacon, but rest assured I'll talk with the kitchen to find out how we can make sure that doesn't happen again. Thanks for coming by, and I hope this won't be...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner after a day snorkeling on Hanauma Bay. The atmosphere was awesome, the staff was very friendly, and the food was pretty good. But the group of young men out front dropping constant "F" bombs was a HUGE turn off. They were there...More

Thank Kari H
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed our atmosphere and the service, Kari, but it's a shame to read about your disappointment with the rest of your visit. We definitely have an eclectic group of visitors and we welcome any and all guests, but I'd...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017

I recently attended a business meeting at the shack and had a host of delectable tid bits to much on whilst enjoying an excellent selection of cold beverages. I truly enjoy the Kona Beers which are very creamy and wonderful. After my business meeting ended...More

Thank Nacho G
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

Nacho, we always think that business meetings are a little bit better with some food and drinks. And hey -- some tennis sure doesn't hurt! It's great to hear that you had a great time with us, and I hope the meeting went well. Come...More

Reviewed 23 January 2017

My husband and I went to The Shack for the first time on January 19. It was at noon and they weren't busy so service from Alicia was fine. My husband had fish 'n chips and I had the Hawaiian grilled chicken sandwich (it was...More

Thank Ruth F
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

Glad you and your husband had a great time, Ruth! Whether we're busy or not, we're all about fast and friendly service, so it's great to hear that the service was just as good as the food. Hope to see you again soon for another...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were there on New Years Day, so maybe we hit them when they were overwhelmed. We had a tasty burger and a basket of curly fries. They were what you'd expect. But it was just impossible to flag down our waitress to get anything...More

Thank GR260
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

Thanks for coming by to celebrate New Year's with us, but we're sorry if the service was a little slow. Like you said, we were a bit busy for the holiday and one of our servers had the "New Years Eve Flu" and didn't show...More

Reviewed 18 November 2016

It's bar food. Most foods are fried and it's ok. The Happy Hour is great with beer specials for $3.50. You can sit outside which is a plus or stay inside a watch a game on TV.More

Thank Lisa L
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

So glad you enjoy spending time here, Lisa! It looks like there might be some room for improvement on our end, and I hope you'll let us know if there's anything we could be doing to make sure you have a better time. Until then...More

Reviewed 30 October 2016

Best wings and burgers on Oahu...the location here is perfect,and the service is friendly and fast. Great place to watch sports and relax after a long day at the beach :)- A true neighborhood watering hole!More

Thank 2fromhere
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words -- we're so glad our bugers and wings are a hit with you! It's great to hear you enjoy stopping by for a game, and we appreciate you taking some time to support what we have going on here....More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

Go to the shack a lot for lunch and to sit outside over looking the water. Good place to watch sports, a lot of TVs. Food good, burgers cheap. Pupu platers good selection.

Thank oahuhaole619
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

It's great to hear you can always count on us for tasty lunch -- that's what we're all about! I really appreciate the kind words, and I hope we'll see you back before long. Take care, Andy L, Director of Operations

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I visit at least 2 times a month and the food is consistently good. We always offer the wings and beer. Can't go wrong.

Thank Shannon G
Andy L, Owner at The Shack Hawaii Kai, responded to this review

Thanks for making us a stop on your map, Shannon! I'm so glad you enjoy stopping by for the wings, and we hope it won't be too long until we can welcome you back. Take care! All the best, Andy L, Director of Operations

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 377 Keahole St Ste C2, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825-3409
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-396-1919
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Serving Epic Burgers since 1972! The Shack Hawaii Kai is a great place to catch all your favorite sports action, or just relax out on our lanai!