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Doraku Sushi Waikiki

2233 Kalakaua Ave, Royal Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5200
+1 808-922-3323
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (350 reviews)
“emperor roll” (26 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2233 Kalakaua Ave, Royal Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5200
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1 - 10 of 782 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is fresh and delicious. The service is consistently great and the manager is always present to make sure everything goes as it should. I travel to Hawaii often and always stop in here for a guaranteed delicious meal. They have their own blended...More

Thank ShellyBeans_81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious, fresh food. Fresh and flavorful, with unique and inventive flavor combinations. The tuna was superb! Great whiskey and sake selections. Service was absolutely sub-par for Waikiki. Miguel was dismissive at best; not what would be expected of a restaurant in Waikiki - disappointing, especially...More

Thank multiplicity12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So of the best sushi I ever had! Miso soup was good too. The waiter was nice. We sat the bar because of the nice set up.

Thank checkitout85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner at Doraku based on referrals and other reviews. It was OK. Sushi was fresh but lacked flavor - even the ones noted as spicy. Service was fine, it had the feel of Perkins (US mainland breakfast chain) in terms of speed of...More

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We liked the happy hour specials we ate here three times during our stay. You can't beat the price, the food is good, and the atmosphere is hip. Go.

Thank PinkieMarvel
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent early dinner specials. Had street dancers for entertainment. Good sake, sashimi and rolls. I tried a riceless roll, wrapped in thin cucumber and nori. Yum. The White Dragon was Uber-licious. Overall wonderful experience.

Thank Rhonda Y
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Having visited twice for lunch last year, and enjoyed every bite, we were anxious to see if Doraku was still on top of their game. We were not disappointed! Micah, our attentive server, was friendly and knowledgeable, and we were soon feasting on an Emperor...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Located in the Royal Hawaiian Center, we stopped in for lunch and the place was not very crowded yet. We received outstanding customer service and recommendations of which rolls to order when we inquired. We ordered several to share among the table and were not...More

Thank nmercer75
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Just out for a walk and stumbled upon this place, the menu looked good so we stayed for dinner. Excellent! Great ambiance, good service and the food was wonderful, don't hesitate to go if you're looking for sushi.

Thank Vach
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Visited this place twice in our 10 day stay in Waikiki. it was so good. Very fresh food and the service was great

Thank S J A
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Cory L
3 April 2017|
Response from david c | Reviewed this property |
There web site says 4-6 PM. I was not there for happy hour so send them an email to check.
30 March 2017|
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Response from lynval61 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Enjoy :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2233 Kalakaua Ave, Royal Hawaiian Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5200
    (Seaside Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-922-3323
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