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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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Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2199 Kalia Rd, Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have patronised this restaurant periodically since 1988 and it continues to surpass most. Attentive service and innovative dishes. Perfect setting by the sea.

Thank Caplink
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I chose to go to Orchids restaurant to celebrate our anniversary while we were in Honolulu and I'm so glad we did. The view was amazing. Right on the water. The food was amazing. And the service was nothing short of exemplary!!!...More

Thank 973cathyh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is only the second time since I've been to lunch at Orchids after the departure of the Halekulani Executive Chef Vikram Garg in early 2016 -- and it was even better than my first luncheon about a month ago, both with a group of...More

Thank Pancho_cisco
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at our hotel in the early evening and had reserved a table at Orchids because of the convenience factor. Luckily for us, it is an excellent seafood restaurant with terrific service, right on the ocean.

1  Thank DAPJr112
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully set with a view of Diamond Head and the waves just beyond the walkway, this is a perfect setting for an elegant lunch! It is one of my mum’s faves! She enjoyed the Homemade Lasagnette - a fresh pasta and seafood deconstructed lasagna. Not...More

Thank DessertDiva208
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Orchids for dinner while on honeymoon and couldnt fault it. The best seafood by far we have eaten within USA, we had a look on instagram before going to see what to expect and opted to get an appetiser and entree each with...More

Thank Philippaac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing and delicious Sunday brunch here! The setting was beachside elegance. The servers were attentive and personable. The atmosphere was relaxing with and amazing pianist to compliment the incredible dishes. All the dishes were fresh and tasty. I especially enjoyed the roasted...More

Thank tattersall_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We planned our last night in Honolulu for orchids. We got recommendations to try it out. Well- disappointed to say the least. First of all - we ordered our $24 each for appetizers of fried calamari and burrata. They were good. But nothing spectacular and...More

2  Thank travelqueen15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 2nd time dining at Orchids. This time we were celebrating our anniversary. We had an excellent table to watch the sunset. The wait staff that included Jason O. & Gary A. were outstanding. My husband had a Mai Tai & I had...More

1  Thank susan c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting is of casual beachside refined elagance. We went early eveing for sunset. House salads small but very fresh. Pan seared scallops served on dollops of mashed potato with watercress garnishment. I've had just as good,.. they were excellant. Our waiter(s) were equally supurb....More

1  Thank Ted C
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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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
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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