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Romy's Kahuku Prawns and Shrimp

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56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
+1 808-232-2202
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“steamed shrimp” (30 reviews)
“pineapple” (22 reviews)
“butter garlic” (11 reviews)
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56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on a weekday. The line wasn't too long around 1:45pm. It took us until 3pm to wait in line (10 people ahead of us moved at a slow rate - 45 minutes just in line) and get our food. We didn't even...More

Thank kwsmarty
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Join the locals for shrimp and prawns on the North Shore at the roadside location of Romy's! The seafood comes in live through the back door, is cooked to order and served out of the order window only 12 feet away with steamers and woks...More

Thank herzcs2016
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I firstly visited Hawaii and introduced by a friend of mine to this TASTY Shrimp place in 2011. As long as I remember the shrimp was REAL Fresh back in the day. The second time I came here was last November, the tastes of the...More

Thank Tony N
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Romy's and the garlic shrimp was as good as everyone says. The only problem was the wait. It took over an hour between waiting in line to place the order and then getting your food.

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This was a recommended place to go to get shrimp & it did not disappoint. I've read the other reviews & I'm not sure what they are talking about. You do have to pay cash (most of the food venues/trucks you have to), it isn't...More

Thank wiredchick
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Romy's is asvertised as the place to go on Oahu's North Shore for garlic shrimp. This is what we found. The service was very slow. We paid twice the price for half the food compared to other nearby places. The shrimp and prawns had not...More

1  Thank oceanangler
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by on our drive along the north shore. Yes it's a convenient location but I have to say that the overall experience was good(we were expecting fantastic). The shrimp was delicious and fresh but you do have to wait and wait and wait...More

Thank Paul_K_Oregon
Reviewed 2 March 2017

we tried giovanni's...WIN! we tried fumi's....WIN!! we tried romy's...Well..... when you post a poster that says, "THIS IS NOT FAST FOOD...THIS IS GOOD FOOD...AS FAST AS WE CAN MAKE IT!" i respect you... this to me, means food made with love... plenty of parking, plenty...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I don't like giving bad reviews but for the money spent here, there has to be a better place for shrimp on the north shore. I have no problem waiting for good food......but this was not it. The price was high. And at $20 for...More

Thank Jerthewizard
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

If on the island of Oahu this is a must stop! Nothing like it and once you tried you'll want to be back!!

Thank 2muchtravel2013
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kahuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-232-2202
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