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Zippy's Kahala

4134 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-4664
+1 808-733-3730
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good49%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“saimin” (8 reviews)
“chilli” (7 reviews)
“pies” (2 reviews)
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4134 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-4664
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We didn't get her name but had the best waitress EVER...friendly, attentive, accommodating older Japanese lady was quite the jokester which was a pleasant treat to our challenging morning... food always great and the wine was awesome too.

Thank MistyH808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to enjoy what the locals eat, Zippy's can't be beat. A favorite for generations, don't miss this one.

Thank davidV1642TR
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a typical meal at Zippy's, with a Loco Moco and the sides. It was ok, just not as good as some of the smaller restaurants in Hawaii.

Thank Dan_D_12719
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Zippy's offers good Zip packs & Oxtail soups (the two choices I order) everytime I have brunch here.

Thank Tony N
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Quickly seated, good food, super service...reasonably price-what else could you ask for? Great atmosphere, air conditioning was good, overall a great deal! Nice way to spend Friday night with family.

Thank hawaiishine
Reviewed 18 October 2016

First time to Zippy's. Went for Lunch, was very good. They serve, breakfast, lunch & dinner at all times. I had the Teriyaki beef and Korean chicken. Service was quick, even though quite busy on Sunday lunchtime.

Thank TucsonTraveller2
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Went there for an early dinner, 4:30 p.m., it was rather empty, got to be seated right away. Wait staff was very attentive, told us about the daily specials, all in all a very pleasant experience.

Thank wninouye
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Stopped in on a weekday afternoon with my daughter. Half the restaurant was empty so only 1 section was being used. After a couple of waitresses seemed to discuss which one would seat us, we were taken to the far corner and seated in a...More

Thank ncaloha
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Eaten at Zippy since the late 70's and overtime we visit. Zip Pac and saimin. Don't forget to try the sweet from the bakery.

Thank Tano P
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Portuguese sausage...amazing donuts...chili and saimin!! All crammed into a place that will remind you of ihop or Denny's! Make sure you get some donuts-truly will make your day!!!

Thank 1Aleya
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
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00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4134 Waialae Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96816-4664
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-733-3730
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