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Utage Restaurant & Lounge

1286 Kalani St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4947
+1 808-843-8109
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good55%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“shoyu pork” (12 reviews)
“pigs feet” (4 reviews)
“soup salad” (3 reviews)
10:00 AM - 8:45 PMAll hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1286 Kalani St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4947
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great Okinawan food that is also good local food combinations that we enjoy. Menu includes desserts. With the closing of Violets this is one of the last great Okinawan restaurants.

Thank Grant K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Unassuming restaurant located in a strip mall that is off the beaten path. Always a waiting line for this casual restaurant during lunch and dinner hours. Service is good and the food is even better. They have an okinawan section on their menu and everything...More

Thank passline711
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A pleasant family-style restaurant specializing in nutritious Okinawa food. Comfortable chairs, wooden clean tables. No blaring loudspeakers. Nice, hardworking young people service. Good menu selection. Prices mostly around $16. Very fast comes a small portion of Tsukemono (pickled cucumber and cabbage,) good. Choice of miso...More

Thank GCHHawaii
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a large party of 11 - made reservations. At least 1/2 of your party needs to be present to be seated. Went for dinner and there was lots of parking as the other businesses were closed for the day. Offer complete meals -...More

Thank Mn2468
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Birthday dinner here at Utage. Complete meals soup/ salad, tea / fruit punch / green river , entree , dessert . Most $13-$19

Thank 808water2
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Goya Chanpuru, Soki Soba, Pig's Feet Soup - classic Okinawan comfort food in the heart of Kapalama. Kandaba Jushi appears on the menu a few times a month.

Thank Igor1045
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Came here for early lunch as this place can get very busy. As expected the goya champuru was very good. I tried the variation with the shoyu pork with the goya. The meal comes with green salad or soup, the main entree with rice, and...More

Thank Kekoa303
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Arrived about an half hour before closing. There was still a good number of customers in the restaurant. There were numerous options, but I chose my comfort food a katsu dish. Service was excellent and meals came out quickly. Good value for a meal which...More

Thank ch0ng118
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Very good Okinawan/Japanese restaurant. Check out the menu on-line and then when you go there, check the specials menu on the wall. The selection is awesome and the staff is friendly and efficient. It gets very crowded so reservations are recommended. Since seating is limited,...More

1  Thank DYA717
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The short wait is well worth the personable service of Jay; the many selections of Japanese, Okinawan, and American dishes; and the delicious food. Enjoy your food in the hour and a half time per table then courteously make room for more diners wanting to...More

Thank bf96819
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Michael E
20 November 2015|
Response from BBM M | Reviewed this property |
Utage does not service that dish your referring to. IF YOU YELP okinawan food Oahu that would assist you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
10:00 AM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1286 Kalani St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96817-4947
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-843-8109
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