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Hard Rock Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Central American, Gluten Free Options
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280 Beach Walk, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1931
+1 808-955-7383
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08:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The best Hard Rock EVER. Nice atmosphere, nice band, cold beers. Everyone smiling and happy to work here.

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Chandler, Arizona
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119 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the second Hard Rock I've been to and while the venue appeals to me as a rock fan, there's not much else to recommend it. The food is okay. We had a smokehouse burger, good, and a chicken club, not good. The chicken, although over an inch high, was too dry to eat. The seasoned fries were exceptional... More 

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Thank Joeysdoll
Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Didn't enjoy our meal here, too much fatty food on the menu, they need to upgrade their menu to become more healthy

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Thank Jan H
London, Canada
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived in Waikiki in the evening, tired from hours spent in airports and flights. We wanted to get a bite to eat so our hotel recommended the Hard Rock which was 2 blocks away. Normally, we don't spend a lot of time in chain restaurants, however this was close by. We got there around 7 pm and were seated... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I came here for dinner. Great service, not too long a wait. Delicious food! Friendly, helpful staff!

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Thank AKZumba
Nice, France
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you for making my 31 birthday memorable. I had everything i was expecting : super live band ,an excellent waiter , and even a little singing from the staff and the clients for my birthday :) Food and drinkks were excellent, i hope i'll beb back someday !

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Thank AlenaDel
Michigan
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to lots of HRC's but this one was better than most. Nice guitar wall, good food, great waitress, nice and relaxing lunch. Had the appetizer combo between two of us, more than enough great food.

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Thank allykaren
Oregon
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

:We ate here for dinner on a Friday night. We didn't have a wait which was great - we expected to have one on a Friday evening. It can get a little loud so its more of a casual atmosphere - not romantic or relaxing. I had the Honey Mustard grilled chicken sandwich, and my husband had a pulled pork... More 

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Thank curliegirl
HardRock_Waikiki, General Manager at Hard Rock Cafe, responded to this review

Mahalo CurlieGirl for your feedback it helps our team constantly improve. Please join us again soon! Aloha- Rede Eder General Manager Hard Rock Cafe Honolulu More 

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

Most people would have visited a Hard Rock Cafe once or twice. Have been to many. This one was lovely, staff were helpful, food was yummy & cocktails were awesome!

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Thank Lili S
HardRock_Waikiki, General Manager at Hard Rock Cafe, responded to this review

Mahalo Lili for the incredible rating! So glad you had a great time! Please join us again soon! Aloha- Rede Eder General Manager Hard Rock Cafe Honolulu More 

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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a great experience there, looking at all the memorabilia and enjoying a drink and a great meal! I will go there again for sure :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Central American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 01:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Beach Walk, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1931
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-955-7383
Description
"A must do in Waikiki!" is one of our most occurring descriptions in Trip Advisor reviews! We've got live music 2x a day that vibes amongst authentic music memorabilia and a guitar wave spanning two floors. Our open-aired Hawaiian design includes a stage for the best bands on the island performing classic and current pop and rock hits from 5-7pm and 9pm-close everyday. Enjoy happy hour specials from 3pm-7pm and 9pm-close everyday. Our island specialites include fresh fish tacos, Legendary Hawaiian cheeseburgers, and award winning tropical cocktails. And don't forget to pick up one of our Honolulu classic Hard Rock T-shirt or sweatshirt. We are located at the corner of Kalakaua Avenue and Beach Walk Avenue in the heart of Waikiki.

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