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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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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“prawns” (84 reviews)
“fresh shrimp” (25 reviews)
“brown rice” (8 reviews)
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56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

First time visiting Hawaii and the book that my wife purchased suggested Romy's for garlic shrimp. It opened at 10am and we arrived at 10:40 and there were approximately fifteen people in front of us. It took us an hour and seven minutes to finally...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I knew in advance that I would need to wait 45 minutes for my food but I was thinking I was going to get an amazing dish. And it was okay...it just wasn't great. I had to work incredible hard to peel the shrimp and...More

Thank srbaranczk
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We decide to go here because some family friends advice. There is a wait to get your food if it is lunch time. Once you order there is also wait to receive your food. There are many different options from shrimp to prawns and flavors....More

Thank pilot814
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 Dave L
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
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
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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