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Giovanni's Shrimp Truck

66-472 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
+1 808-293-1839
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“scampi” (181 reviews)
“rice” (270 reviews)
“dozen shrimp” (23 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Hawaiian
66-472 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
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1 - 10 of 1,270 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We waited in line on a Tuesday for a while but in the end it was worth it especially the scampi. If you go in a group divide and conquer. We had a few wait for shrimp, others get a table, and someone else waited...More

Thank Jean Y
Reviewed 6 days ago

Giovanni's Shrimp Truck is a must have Hawaiian staple food. My only complaint is that it is way expensive, like most other food on the island. But man, this stuff is really really really good!

Thank P G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly disappointing. We arrived at 10 as we had gone snorkeling early at Shark Cove. The truck had a sign saying that they opened at 1030. At 1026 the cooks arrived and announced that they would be open in 20 to 30 minutes. At about...More

Thank june d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stop for lunch. Parking lot was full and long lines. No one left, so you knew it was good. Food was excellent. Prices were great. A must for tourists.

Thank Chuck8700
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered lemon and garlic shrimp - absolutely delicious, but such a long wait for it, maybe it was just that time of day.

Thank asty84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited about 20 minutes in the queue at lunchtime but it was worth it!! Had the popular scampi which was swimming in garlic. Lots of great tasting shrimp and well worth $14. I ate this in the McDonalds across the road because my wife and...More

Thank MasonMaui
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The garlic shrimp & rice were excellent value with large fresh shrimp however felt the dish was a little oily. It's a must share dish with the amount of garlic.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious!! I would highly recommend stopping here for lunch or dinner! We got the garlic shrimp and the spicy shrimp plate. Our family loved it!

Thank Debra L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Giovanni's shrimp truck is always a MUST stop when visiting Oahu! Staff was friendly and they food is so good!

Thank YLexplorer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We used to go to this shrimp truck almost 20 years ago and it was fantastic! It is now very, very crowded, parking near impossible, flies everywhere and insyead of the buttery garlic delight they used to bathe the shrimp in, it is now some...More

Thank mdgipsy
gioshrimp, Guest Relations Manager at Giovanni's Shrimp Truck, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear about your so-so experience at the location... Do you have any ideas on how we can improve for the future? Talk to you soon... Jorge Amorim Giovanni's Shrimp Truck 808-293-1839

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24 March 2017|
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Response from kptjpj | Reviewed this property |
we went there on the weekend, and it took us about 40 minutes - once you get off the freeway its isnt far. We left around 9am, and stopped at a few places along the way, got there about 1030 and thought that is when it... More
8 July 2016|
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Response from Samanthao186 | Reviewed this property |
Peel and eat. Very messy and worth it
25 November 2015|
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Response from LoganBob | Reviewed this property |
I used cash so I don't know if they accept any other payment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-472 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Haleiwa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-293-1839
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