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255 Beach Walk, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1935
+1 808-923-5557
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“arancini” (78 reviews)
“spaghetti” (37 reviews)
“pizza” (89 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
255 Beach Walk, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1935
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Would like to preface this by saying I don't normally post negative reviews. But I was really disappointed with both the service and the quality of the food. A waiter brought over plates but had to be asked later on if we could have some...More

Thank Charizarzar
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a very popular dining destination, often with waiting customers at the door. The food here has some different spins on traditional Italian fare. The antipasto misto is a good example of creative alternative Italian cuisine. Scallops, buratta, anchovies, prosciutto, artichokes to mention some...More

Thank redevvl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at Arancino when holidaying at Waikiki. It was sensational food and would have returned there if we had more time. I had spaghetti carbonara and it was to die for. Definitely recommend.

Thank bendigocottages
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here last night and were very impressed. People talk about the wait but the serving staff give very accurate predictions of the likely wait time and keep people moving through. The menu has a fantastic selection and the wait staff know the menu...More

Thank tonynjo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for lunch, ordered lunch special ( soup or salad ,+ a pasta). Came back from snorkeling so really want to eat something close near hotel. We ordered the sea urchin past and the meat sauce past.good flavour, portion is like European not huge...More

Thank wescbr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband organised us to go here for breakfast for our wedding anniversary and it was a lovely surprise, we had crepes with fresh fruit and cream and as it was our anniversary we had a Hibiscus Royal cocktail which was very nice and the...More

Thank 17Merlin
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Our meal at Arancino was average in all respects except for the prices. The affettato misto antipasto which we shared, was delayed but it was tasty and contained a good variety of meats, and arugula but only tiny bits of cheese and three olives. Our...More

Thank rosadekor
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were craving Italian food, so we decided to revisit Arancino. Having been here several times before, we knew to line up early (5 pm) as this restaurant can get very busy and does but doesn't allow reservations (only at certain times)??? A nice bread...More

Thank chachatango
Reviewed 13 August 2017

No wonder this place is difficult to get into. We tried twice and got in on our third attempt. Well worth persisting. Nothing flash inside, in fact it hasnt changed in the 7 years we've been coming here. Red and white checked plastic tablecloths and...More

Thank JacquesSydney
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Definitely one of the best pastas I have every eaten. Don't miss eating here when you are in Honolulu it is so good!

Thank Linda056
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Response from Debbie B | Reviewed this property |
Personally, I wouldn't wear a swimsuit with cover up, but it's definitely casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 Beach Walk, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1935
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-923-5557
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Arancino's recipes reflect the cuisine of Naples Italy. The presentations and taste are kept simple while the flavors and ingredients or nicely accentuated. Our chefs use ingredients imported from Italy which provides each guest with a truly authentic and unique dining experience.Arancino on Beachwalk began its operation in 1995. Well-known to the locals as well as tourists, Arancino is a hidden gem in the heart of Waikiki.Please also visit our flagship location - Arancino di Mare located in the Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort where you can enjoy beautiful outdoor dining while enjoying the tropical Hawaiian weather!
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