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Zippy's Restaurant

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94-180 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-1901
+1 808-671-4065
09:00 - 17:00
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Sarasota, Florida
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214 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good but not great food, reliable and lots of choices. I had the Korean chicken salad. It was fresh (no limp pieces of lettuce) and the chicken was good, although the tomatoes weren't really ripe. My hubby was thrilled with his zip pac which had really outstanding fried fish, crisp and not greasy. This is a medium sized Zippy's with... More 

Thank Yessyhara
Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Zippy's is a local favorite coffee shop establishment. They are located everywhere. Go here to taste the "locals" favorite dishes. Spam musubi, loco moco, chili and rice, beef stew and rice, etc. their breakfast menu also features local flavors. I find their chili and pancakes as outstanding.

Thank TONKA2
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102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My last visit to a Zippy's was years ago in the Kaimuki area eating outdoors on a picnic table?? Was in the area shopping at Don Quixote and decided to go for a quick bite. Had the chili loco moco......absolutely delish and hit the spot. The chili is still da bomb.

Thank gordyc48
Menlo Park, California
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I visit the islands here and there, and when I come to Hawaii I try to hit a Zippy's once or twice while I am there. It is local fast food, you can eat in or take out. A few years ago I would visit Byron's Drive Inn close to the airport, but since that closed, it is Zippy's. The... More 

Thank LeRoyJN
Honolulu, Hawaii
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140 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Local chain with standard fare. Had a somewhat overpriced salad for its size. Seemed fresh but nothing special. I go to Zippy's when I can't think of anyplace else.

Thank scottofhawaii
Charlotte, North Carolina
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257 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

After hearing how good they were, went in search of them! Got a dozen-- and I must say, when warm they are delicious; however, once cold, not good at all!

Thank Christy K
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95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Went here for breakfast and the food was alright. Got the corned beef haah and was not very good. The service was alright but slow some of the time. The eggs were over cooked. This was not a very pleasant visit when it comes to service and food quality. If you need something fast and don't mind about the quality... More 

Thank NFlu
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Zippy's is kind of a local restaurant with home style touch. The food is tasty and portions are plentiful. Service is friendly and pleasant. Prices are reasonable and easy on the pocket book. The menu is extensive from breakfast to dinner and desert. The fast food side offers pretty much the same items. The fried chicken and chilling is kind... More 

Thank Al H
Honolulu, Hawaii
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144 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,237 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We have not dined in at this Zippy's but we come here to get take out at least 2 to 3 times a month (more recently, the other evening) and it's always a good experience. Cannot go wrong with the Zippy's fried chicken, chili and Portuguese Bean Soup. This past summer, we were unhappy with the chili -- it was... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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253 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Service was quick. My husband had scrambled eggs, bacon and hash browns. The bacon was the best part - cooked just the way I love it. My egg white omelet, even without cheese was a bit too greasy for my taste. The sticky rice was awesome. My favorite part was Napoleon's Bakery.

Thank DebbieHatch

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94-180 Farrington Hwy, Waipahu, Oahu, HI 96797-1901
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Waipahu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-671-4065

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?