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Romano's Macaroni Grill

1450 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 4240, Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace,Upper Level, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4634
+1 808-356-8300
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (23 reviews)
“warm bread” (4 reviews)
“house bread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1450 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 4240, Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace,Upper Level, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4634
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We first visited this place in 2011 and loved it so while on holiday this time and spending a few hours at Ala Moana shopping centre came here for dinner. It is on the fourth floor and presents very nicely. Once seated our server gave...More

Thank pookybun p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Italian restaurants are very consistent pretty much everywhere in the world. If you're in doubt about the local cuisine it is the way to go. First dinner in Honolulu. After o long haul flight and feeling hungry I had the pasta di mare - scallops,...More

Thank Niro K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After walking around Ala Moana centre we thought we try a restaurant rather than the food court. Plenty of empty tables but still they made us wait for at least 15 minutes. No offer if chilled water which I thought was every place in the...More

Thank PeterCatramados
John B, Guest Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Peter and Carlene, We are very sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your recent visit. We strive to exceed expectations for all of our guests and it appears that we missed the mark during your experience. Can you please email me at jbanquil@direstaurants.com so...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Roemary Bread for starter - this was amazing. We had pasta dishes for our main and they were absolutely delicious. Waitress knew the menu well so was very helpful. Would return as their is a vast menu to explore but we are just...More

Thank Lake29
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Came here last night after spending some time at Ala Moana mall. Interesting concept with the crayons to write on the table. It was around 8 and we hadn't eaten all day as we had been travelling, so we ordered right away. My wife ordered...More

Thank TheDude1974
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We have just about eaten every place in this shopping centre. We wanted somewhere a bit nicer for our last evening in Honolulu. This place is relaxed and friendly and the service is quick and efficient. The food was what we wanted, well seasoned Italian...More

2  Thank PhoebeNJ
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Chicken parm and eggplant parm were good. Chicken parm much better, eggplant was slightly undercooked. Pasta is fantastic. Good prices draft beer, very family friendly for young kids. Jim was a good server who was very professional.

Thank Jardhead1988
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I was a little taken back when we had to pay for bread now! I know some restaurants don’t offer unless you ask but to pay for bread is terrible customer service! I know it isn’t expensive to purchase bread but when a restaurant suddenly...More

Thank 808Chinagirl
John B, Guest Relations Manager at Romano's Macaroni Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We understand your concern about the new bread service. As costs have continued to rise through the years, we wanted to continue providing an excellent value to our guests. After discussing all our options, we decided we would improve our...More

Reviewed 19 February 2018

There are so many places to eat at Ala Moana Center. And it is such a popular shopping destination that all of them are incredibly crowded at lunch time. We did not want to eat in either of the noisy busy food courts but wanted...More

1  Thank Verbelly
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Looking for a quick lunch? Romano's Macaroni Grill! We were seated immediately and served our drinks. Wifey and I settled on the Farmhouse and pepperoni pizzas, which were brought out piping hot, in no time, and they were both delicious! Server and manager were very...More

Thank Roy Y
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Ben C
4 July 2015|
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Response from makka9781 | Reviewed this property |
No, there isnt a dress code as far as I'm aware. We were dressed in the usual Hawaiian get-up of shorts, t-shirts and thongs (flip flops) and didn't have any hassle at all.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 4240, Ala Moana Center, Ho'okipa Terrace,Upper Level, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4634
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-356-8300
  • E-mail
Inspired by Italian trattoria cuisine, culture, and conversation, Romano's Macaroni Grill has been proudly serving unforgettable meals that leave a lasting impression to our deserving guests since 1988 - with knowledge, care and Italian charisma infused in everything we do. At Romano's Macaroni Grill, we know that for our guests any night out is a big night out - and it is our responsibility and privilege to treat it as such. That's why we start every meal off right: With a bottle of wine at the center of the table, while you explore our menu of expertly handcrafted rustic dishes and Italian classics. Warm distinctive touches, like our signature honor system wine and bustling open kitchen, create a memorable, sensory experience that you'll remember long after you leave the table.
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