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Sushi Izakaya Gaku

1329 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2341
+1 808-589-1329
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tartare” (14 reviews)
“omakase” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (60 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1329 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2341
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love that service great food ,super fresh place nice and clean—-I will go again , I’m totally recommend this restaurant 💋

Thank Gorgeous_ely17hair
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Really enjoyed shukuu's thick and smooth salmon sashimi! In general I felt the food was a little pricey for the portion given, other than that the quality of the food was top notch

Thank Geraint L
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

So fresh so delicious. A nice izakaya with great food. We had the omakase. Lots of sashimi and sushi. Oysters were amazing and so was the blue fin tuna toro from Japan. Would go back again.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

After driving all day and wanting some sushi, I came into this place with little expectation. It superceded any wish I wanted! Excellent service, excellent sushi, and super quick. Love everything I had and can't wait to come back

Thank Badwerx
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Out of this world! Everything is precisely crafted. Portions are tiny as in all fine dining, but we didn't care, we were here for quality over quantity. Quality is definitely there in taste, construction, plating, and service. It is a bit of a wait if...More

Thank AC88888
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Awesomely fresh sushi and sashimi! This was our first night in Honolulu, and we hadn't made reservations anywhere. After they turned us away, we sat down on the bench out front to look up other options. In five minutes, the host stuck his head out...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 12 February 2018

it was tasty and i really loved the food, thank you so much for the good service vnd cheers for the good work

Thank ge0rgina89
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The miso soup was tasteless, i am afraid. I was wondering why they put Sansho in the miso soup? Tastes really horrible! The sushi Neta- fish part is rather small, the Shari- sushi rice tastes like a plain rice. I hope they can season more...More

Thank kailualover
Reviewed 20 October 2017

enjoyed the sushi here very much, will definitely return! place was beautiful and allowed for a very nice setting. highly recommened dragon roll!

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I would say Gaku is the best sushi restaurant in Honolulu. This latest time we went they had fresh Alaskan King Crab. Yes...very tasty! we also ordered the broiled moi, which is one of my favorite fishes. It was cooked perfectly and had just salt...More

1  Thank cassandrabowe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1329 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2341
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-589-1329
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