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2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
+1 808-923-2311
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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5:30 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinner here was absolutely excellent from the food to the ambiance to the service to the decor. We were seated near the water, although the hotel restaurant is not right on the beach, and were able to hear each other speak the entire evening.

Thank Martha D
Reviewed 1 week ago

About two weeks before heading to Honolulu on vacation, I went online to book a table for Sunday brunch at Orchids. My wife and I had been there once before, perhaps two years earlier. I don’t recall booking any earlier, but by the time we...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely table on the terrace for dinner recently. Great setting. Food was inconsistent. I ordered a goat cheese salad to begin which was pretty much inedible, limp, watery salad leaves with insipid dressing. Totally tasteless. My partners hamachi crudo was much better as...More

Thank MidAtlanticMan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were so looking forward to dinner at Orchids. Residing in one of Honolulu’s high end luxury hotels, you’d expect a superb meal and experience. Not so, this particular evening. The meals lacked depth, ambience was nothing flash, the service was lacking. The waiter appeared...More

Thank Danielle F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to have Sunday brunch. I can certainly understand why it is so hard to get a reservation with such a high rating. They have anything you can imagine available, it’s almost overwhelming. I had breakfast fare wile my companions have...More

Thank Rose F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just finished a 9-day vacation on Oahu. We love Honolulu, in part, because there are so many wonderful restaurants to choose from, and Orchids is our favorite. We love the casually elegant atmosphere, the exemplary service, the creative and delicious cuisine, and the phenomenal...More

Thank pdxrad
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are on vacation or just want to celebrate life please eat your nirvana at the Orchid's Sunday Brunch! We dropped our tired and sad rental minivan off at the valet, right behind a metallic blue convertible Bentley and unloaded four adults and three...More

Thank xtal8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing lunch with amazing service. A solid five star experience. Perfectly prepared seafood (had the red snapper) and great work pairing. Staff are highly experienced and add to the overall experience. Treat yourself and book a table ahead to ensure you have a wonderful view.

Thank WaynePod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is nothing quite like dining by the ocean on Waikiki beach in a quiet classic setting and listening to the lovely music being played across the green at the House Without a Key (both House and Orchids are part of the same hotel, the...More

Thank AnthonyBidulka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is our tradition to have either Sunday brunch and/or have afternoon tea at Orchids during our Hawaii vacations. The location, the offerings, the service are all amazing. This time, we opted for afternoon tea service. Absolutely love the Eden Rose and Jardin Rouge teas....More

Thank TrWorldTraveler
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17 December 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about private dining but I did see large parties
14 November 2017|
Response from halekulanidos | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Halekulani and Orchids Restaurant. Yes, we are doing a Christmas dinner in Orchids and the best way to check on space and options is to call +1-808-923-2311 and speak with Dining Reservations... More
13 July 2017|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has a very extensive wine list.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 75
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
    (Lewers Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-923-2311
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Providing picturesque views of Diamond Head and the Pacific Ocean, Orchids is an ocean-side indoor / outdoor restaurant serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. A la carte breakfast offered Monday to Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Lunch is served à la carte Monday to Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Dinner served Monday to Sunday from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Inspired new Mediterranean Italian menu offered for lunch and dinner. Afternoon Tea at Orchids offers a wide selection of international fine teas and coffees, including espresso and freshly baked cakes and pastries served with Devonshire cream. Offered Monday to Saturday from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays. Sunday brunch buffet is available from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. offering choices from traditional American selections to distinctly Japanese cuisine. Resort casual attire for breakfast, lunch, brunch and afternoon tea – tank tops, beachwear, exercise attire or flip-flops are not permitted. Casual elegant attire for dinner – casual t-shirts, tank tops, beachwear, exercise attire or flip-flops are not permitted. Reservations required through Dining Reservations.
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