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Arancino

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255 Beach Walk, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1935
+1 808-923-5557
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11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Long Beach, Mississippi
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99 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Italian restaurant tucked into a side street right off Waikiki. Prices are up a bit.. but the food and service is worth it. From the pizza, to the lobster bisque to the Caprese.....it was all top notch. VERY attentive service. It was a busy night and they still worked us in right away. Recommend for a special night.

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Thank Will O
Kingscliff, Australia
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76 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The queues for a table is an indication of the quality of the food,the service, and the ambience. The menu range is as expected, the price is the same. We obtained a table by going early - the waiters had just started then too! It is high class Italian food.

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Shelby Township, Michigan
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76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In November we walked from Embassy Suites to this nearby restaurant after a long day of touring. We were going to go to the one on Kalakaua Ave but too tired to walk that far as it was rated higher on Trip Advisor. We had a nice dinner of spaghetti & meatballs. It was average tasting & convenient. Nothing highly... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing pasta and pizza with a few vegetarian options. Crafty cocktails with a lot of thought put into them. The bread was incredible. Big portions. Amazing service!

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Thank rheabiz
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212 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Camila was my friendly, happy & knowledgable waitress from Brazil. I ordered crepes two breakfasts in a row-both the salmon and panecetta. Wish I was staying 5 more days to try them all-yes, they're THAT delicious. I am told the mushroom risotto prepared @ the table is a work of art--a very large portion to be shared priced at $30.... More 

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Tauranga
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173 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Good food (the Lasagna is HUGE). My only gripe is they don't do reservations past 5:15pm and after that, there is a long queue waiting for tables. A testament to how popular the restaurant is, especially with Japanese tourists. Pricey wines and tables are extremely close to one another. But if you want Italian, this is pretty authentic.

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Newmarket, Canada
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great little Trattoria located just outside the front doors of the Kahala Resort. Had a wonderful lunch; shared a yummy Margerita Pizza, Caesar salad and glasses of wine. Service was exceptional and the food was outstanding.

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Bedminster, New Jersey
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Very creative and well made drinks at the bar. Pizza is awesome and worth the premium price since they use legit ingredients. Apps are very small portions as are the salads (also pricey) and entrees are just okay. Outdoor section is set up well and you get sunset views.

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Brisbane, Australia
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Arancino has a simple formula for success; very good food, good service and reasonable prices. We went (twice) on a previous trip 4 yrs ago. It's still a cute little trattoria in a side street 100m from the beach. Plastic red and white check table cloths. Always a queue (it's small) but worth the wait. Pizza and pasta - home... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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128 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We love Arincino, this small Trattoria just off the main strip. Food is excellent, really pasta or pizza are the choices, but if a high standard.Service has always been great, friendly and attentive. Like most of Waikiki, its first come first in, recommend arriving by about 6 and listing your name, the wait will be inside 30 minutes. It's very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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
Description
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?