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Giovanni's Shrimp Truck

56-505 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2202
+1 808-293-1839
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“scampi” (156 reviews)
“rice” (206 reviews)
“dozen shrimp” (14 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Hawaiian
56-505 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2202
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had garlic scampi for dinner and holy moly so much deliciousness! Could have gone five plates of it!!! $14. Can takeaway or eat there under the shelter.

Thank Alannah T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Heard about it from many. Went there on A Friday at lunchtime, no line. Got the Scampi. There’s a smoothie truck right next to it do that was a bonus. We would absolutely go back on our next Oahu visit. Bring cash, no credit.

Thank Kevin A
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped by this food truck restaurant for lunch on a busy Saturday in Haleiwa. THIS RESTAURANT DOES NOT TAKE CREDIT CARDS. It came highly recommended. There was a long line, but the staff worked through it efficiently. The staff was not particularly friendly, but...More

Thank Wallyworld59
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our garlic shrimp that we got--very tasty! The rice was a bit bland, but filling. Best part is that is was fast, tasted good, and was reasonably priced.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The shrimp were garlicky and good. The rice was a ball of rice that was too overcooked and more like a baseball than rice. It was work to peel the shrimp for the kids fast enough, but we got it done. It was hot and...More

Thank TheSchu's
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped by Giovanni’s during our drive to North Shore. My parents and I were not disappointed! The line was unsurprisingly long, but the staff moved pretty fast and I did not wait too long. Definitely get the scampi!

Thank elielioh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the garlic shrimp-scampi. It was really yummy and I went early so I didnt have to wait in the long lines there can be.

Thank celinam774
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a friend's recommendation and weren't disappointed. Line moves quickly, classic garlic butter was delicious as was the spicy version. Large portions, super fresh and piping hot when it came out. Loved it!

Thank Sarah J
gioshrimp, Director of Sales at Giovanni's Shrimp Truck, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the 5 star review and hope to see you again in the future.. Jorge Amorim Giovanni's Shrimp Truck 808-293-1839

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like garlic flavored food then you will love the shrimp here. I've tried several restaurants that offer garlic shrimp and this is one of the best. It has a long line but it goes by quick and it is totally worth the wait....More

Thank 682cindy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We toured the north shore and stopped at Giovanni’s truck in Kahuku for lunch after hearing so much about it. We had scampi and it didn’t disappoint. The line up was long but worth the wait.

Thank larry-mo-curly-jo
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17 June 2017|
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Response from Rhea L | Reviewed this property |
there's gluten free options
9 January 2017|
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Response from alamo16584 | Reviewed this property |
Cash but atm nearby
Karen W
24 June 2015|
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Response from gioshrimp | Property representative |
We only carry the three kinds: Scampi, Lemon butter & spicy... Sorry about that..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-505 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kahuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-293-1839
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Best Shrimp Scampi on the North Shore since 1993
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