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Formaggio Grill

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305 Hahani St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2802 (Kailua Road)
+1 808-263-2633
18:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 23:00
Fri 17:30 - 00:00
Sat 18:00 - 00:00
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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323 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Food was good but price was high. Service was good until it came time to bring our mains out. They sat for 5 minutes and as you can imagine the food was just warm. We took it home. Next time we'll sit at the bar for happy hour.

Thank Marc_and_Kim_Z
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been to this area often and must have driven by this restaurant a hundred times. Today, however, we were intrigued by a sign advertising their "Sunset Special" 3-course dinner for $19.99. We went for it, and what a great surprise! We were treated to fall-off-the-bone ribs, insanely delicious broccoli mashed potatoes (so good we ordered some extra to take... More 

Thank Charcorn
Maunawili, HI
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I rarely write a negative review, but I have to report that after living in Kailua for more than a decade, I'm not enamored with this restaurant. We went there recently and had a mediocre experience. The service was fine, but the restaurant is very dark and the acoustics make it hard to have a conversation with someone right next... More 

Thank Erik B
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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat at the bar, and enjoyed dinner and drinks, chatting to locals and tourists and the super friendly server. Happy hour was just ending as we sat to eat, but she found a way to make us happy! Taco's were great and the steak was cooked to perfection!

Thank Miltonred
New York City, New York
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for Thanksgiving as I was visiting my boyfriend who lives in Kailua. Food was excellent and service was great. The owner even came to talk to us for a bit and was extremely nice making sure everything was superb. Also, dessert is a must, it was so delicious. Definitely recommend!

Thank Mkeelan1718
Ottawa, Canada
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51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Was treated to New Year's dinner at this restaurant and got to enjoy their special of the evening. Mium what a treat! Lobster tail with shrimps and orzo. We arrived early and by the end of our meal the place was full...a good indication. A special mention to the courteous staff. Thank you to my hosts (cousins) for treating me....Happy... More 

Thank Louise S
Green Bay, Wisconsin
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped here for lunch early on Sunday afternoon. We started with glasses of Riesling and Merlot - which were just ok. We both ordered the Kobe burgers. It took t long time to get the food ... which I chocked up to my order of "well done." The burgers came NOT cooked as ordered - the "well done" burger... More 

Thank LongWindingRoadTrip
Waco, Texas
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We saw their advertisement for sangria and thought we'd stop in. Sangria was great and the appetizer was just as good. Topped it off with desert and we were satisfied.

Thank Melinda B
Seattle, Washington
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Per my title, combine those two desserts and have one great dessert. We started with dessert and then had some great entrees. The Truffle Fries were delicious!

Thank John A
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here tonight. The service was outstanding and the food was equally good. I highly recommend it!

1 Thank tiffani b

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Hahani St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2802
    (Kailua Road)
  • Public Transportation: Da Bus stops across the street on Kailua Road with service to 10:00 pm.
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-263-2633

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