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Hilton Waikoloa Village, 69-425 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738 (Queen K Hwy & Waikoloa Beach Dr)
+1 808-886-1234
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17:30 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 17:30 - 21:00
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Arkansas
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved our visit to Imari. The atmosphere was intimate, slightly outdated, but nice. Their sushi menu was creative and the sushi was so fresh and good. Great presentation as well. It is a little pricey, but the convenience of being on site at the resort made it worthwhile for us.

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Thank Jackie B
Astoria, New York
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were thinking of getting a bit dressed-up, you know, formal shorts and polo shirts, but when we passed by it on or way back to our room after a day spent driving to the Volcanoes National Park and saw diners in very casual wear, what the heck we proceeded straight to the restaurant. Not only did they welcome us... More 

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Thank eidaromlaj
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal of two rolls plus noodles at this restaurant while staying at the Hilton. Good service and nice wine list. The food was quite good.

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Thank Rick1708
San Francisco, California
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food coupled with great service makes this place a must visit. We were told that this place I'd closing down in March of 2017.

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Thank Ravisub
Honolulu
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a lover of Ramen and that is why I chose this Imari. If your a fish and sushi fan you will probably love this place. The soup base of the ramen wasn't to my liking and the texture of the noodles weren't the best either.

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Thank Scott G
Grand Island, Nebraska
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here our first night. Indoor seating, hibachi grill. The food was good. The chef skilled and very inviting. It's as expensive as everything else in hawaii

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Thank JRA902
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You are not advised to order noodles...such as miso ramen and tonkotsu ramen...more than USD 30 per bowl.

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Thank Hideo N
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have now been to Imari four times, each time taken traditional dining rather than the Group dining. Group dining involves 8 people grouped around a chef who makes a show out of the food preparation. Traditional dining is what every restaurant offers with you sitting at your own table and waiter/ waitress taking your order. The food has been... More 

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Thank Fadoony
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the staff was super nice and helpful they food did not stand up. It was super pricey and not one of our group of 8 left satisfied. I will note that we did not sit at a hibachi table!

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Thank Carrie S
Santa Barbara, California
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83 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been before and had a great meal on that occasion, so I was surprised to see the somewhat low rating for this well known place. We went ahead and booked a reservation on Open Table and showed up a few minutes early. When we arrived, I was informed by the hostess that our teppanyaki table would be ready in... 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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Waikoloa Village, 69-425 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
    (Queen K Hwy & Waikoloa Beach Dr)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-886-1234

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