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2199 Kalia Rd., Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
+1 808-923-2311
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (108 reviews)
“coconut cake” (86 reviews)
“onaga” (47 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2199 Kalia Rd., Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We dined at Orchids during our stay at the Halekulani Hotel for breakfasts and dinner. For breakfasts the atmosphere is relaxed and unrushed. We took out time enjoying the ambience, and enjoyed the omelettes, fruit and strong coffees. For dinner we ate on the terrace...More

Thank Austraveller1111
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's expensive ($69pp) but the quality of food is very good. Fresh and beautifully presented. Prime rib was seasoned perfectly and extremely tender. Salad choices were plentiful and the shrimp and crab legs weren't overcooked. Dessert table was overwhelming and the signature coconut cake was...More

Thank Bigpenny34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always visit orchids when in Honolulu! The food and service are always excellent! Don't miss the Mai Tai or the coconut cake!

Thank LBean19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant was beautifully situated right by the ocean. Staff was more than courteous and food was just perfect!

Thank Suzie C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last night in Hawaii and we splurged to go to the beautiful Orchid Restaurant, we got a table overlooking Waikiki beach with beautiful hawaiian live music playing gently in the courtyard, it was sensational food, amazing service, can highly recommend the Lobster Bisque, Lobster Salad...More

Thank 578ejjones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had breakfast here on our first full day at Halekulani and it was just what we needed to overcome the jet lag. Great food, beautiful scenery, and first-class service - we're looking forward returning soon.

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

From the moment you walk in greeted with 'aloha' you know it's going to be pretty special. The atmosphere is serene, the ambience is elegant and the views are incredible. The manager Dante greeted our table, guided us through the menu, recommended wines that would...More

Thank Gabs808
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Make a reservation on the outside patio of this restaurant for a real treat. You can watch the sunset and watch entertainment at the same time. The night we ate here there was rain so they dropped a plastic awning to keep us dry until...More

Thank christinegT9387FB
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I was expecting something of higher quality from this so we'll evaluated restaurant but I got disappointed. I ordered tuna tartar and both the tuna and the guacamole were so salty that it seemed that the chef was very distracted while preparing the dish. Also,...More

Thank Enea C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

If you can reserve a table on the outside of the patio (just off the grass), the view of Diamond Head and the sunset are beautiful. The food is very good and the service is attentive and professional and will answer or get answers to...More

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Grace K
What time is the Sunday brunch?
12 May 2017|
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Response from halekulanidos | Property representative |
Thank you your interest in Orchids and our Sunday Brunch. Each Sunday Brunch is available from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm. Reservations are required, we would suggest at least one month in advance, longer if looking for special... More
what is a price for sunday brunch?
22 April 2017|
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Response from halekulanidos | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Orchids. Sunday Brunch is $69 per adult and $34 for each child under 12. Reservations are required and can be obtaining by calling the Hotel directly or visiting our website. Please let... More
Karen M
Is this the same restaurant that had been the Black Orchid years ago owned by Tom Selick?
30 January 2017|
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Response from halekulanidos | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. This is Orchids at Halekulani. An oceanfront restaurant located on the grounds of the Hotel. The food is locally sourced ingredients with Mediterranean & Italian influenced cooking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 75
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, 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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2199 Kalia Rd., Halekulani Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815
    (Lewers Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-923-2311
  • E-mail
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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