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The Willows

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Hawaiian, American, Asian, Polynesian
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901 Hausten St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3037
+1 808-952-9200
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Today
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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45 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love to travel and try different “new/unfamiliar foods” which are always tied to the long history of the place where I am so I searched for the good place in Honolulu to do the same. The restaurant has little pond by the tables and a water fall which greeted me as soon as I entered. The Willows was such... More 

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1 Thank Suzana J
Norcal
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333 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

It is hard to believe that this restaurant is located on one acre... it feels so much larger. A chapel, ponds, several dining areas and the tropical grounds allows you to forget that you are in the middle of a big city. We went for the lunch buffet on a weekday... the Willows offers a wide assortment of foods to... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Our gathering was unfortunately on the day of the torrential rain fall, it was unfortunate the restaurant did nothing to prevent the wind blown rain from entering the open dining area. The croutons on the salad bar was soft and stale, not sure if this was due to the humidity. The laulau after removing the outer leaves, was about the... More 

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Edina, Minnesota
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

walking into this restaurant is a magical experience. It is beautiful. A great place for a date or for newly weds to go. The food is very good.

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Thank Lynn K
Honolulu
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

the buffet at the Willows had typical buffet food and will not list the menu. The seafood chowder was excellent. Their poke was only average at best.. All the snow crab you can eat, fresh, the exposed meat was not dry. The buffet items were always well stocked no problems of any food running out. Vallet parking mandatory across the... More 

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Kailua, Hawaii
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170 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We had a small reunion with cousins coming back to visit with friends and we thought the buffet was very good. It was pretty quiet on a Thursday evening so they let us stay past the usual 2 hour dining slot, and with a little quiet music in the background it was perfect for catching up. They had all the... More 

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McCool Junction, Nebraska
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Hard to find , unless some ones knows , where it's @ . Very Pretty Place / Quiet. The Staff are Friendly and Helpful. The Food is Buffet Style. Very Good . I would recommend to go to this one.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Hidden in residential neighborhood you'll think????? But once you enter, it's magic. Tropical gardens, soft breezes....Hawaii! Delightful assortment of local kine fare....don't be chicken, TRY! Awesome prime rib, crab legs. then a great assortment of local....poke, sashimi, laulau, curry, etc etc. We try to go often as it reminds us why we live here.....beautiful place, great food, reasonably priced. Lunch... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed both lunch and dinner menus. Lights in the trees at night with waterfalls and snow crab legs!

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Cerritos
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Make sure you have an appetite when you go as there's a huge variety available and you'll want to try everything. They have local foods and some things like a roast beef carving station, crab legs and an omelette station.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 39
Cuisine
Hawaiian, American, Asian, Polynesian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 Hausten St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3037
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-952-9200

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Puyallup, Washington, United States

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?