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Tanaka of Tokyo West

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Asian
1450 Ala Moana Blvd, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 4, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4604
+1 808-945-3443
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (14 reviews)
“garlic rice” (3 reviews)
“yaki” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1450 Ala Moana Blvd, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 4, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4604
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend of ours very kindly took us to try Tanaka for lunch as she thought our kids would enjoy the entertainment aspect and she was not wrong. While my 5 and 3 year old got scared of the fire they loved most of the...More

Thank MickBaby8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would start off by saying that the teppanyaki is mediocre - I had the seafood set with squid, lobster and scallops, and we topped up for the garlic rice (decent, but really nothing to rave about). Service was also rather slow, but staff were friendly....More

Thank jellybellymelly
Reviewed 20 January 2018

There was much hype about this entertaining Teppanyaki Restaurant. Like all things, the level of entertainment depends on the refinement of skills of each chef. My guests who had been there before, made mention that the chef during their previous visit actually played out a...More

Thank Juliana C
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve eaten at dozens and dozens of hibachi/Japanese steakhouse restaurants all over the United States of America (at least 25+). This is the BEST one. The food was phenomenal, the staff was courteous, and our chef was sensational. If you go here (and you better)...More

Thank Sheraz C
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I had the lunch special, which includes some good value options. The food was delicious and there was more food than I could eat. The service was fast.

Thank KateFLB
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Been here in in Hawaii for years now and I have never wanted to go here because I'm allergic to seafood. Well guess what you can still go here and eat. They substituted seafood for chicken and steak and it was outstanding. The chef was...More

Thank 22Traveler87
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We never miss a trip to Tanaka's when our family visits Oahu! Excellent food, terrific service. Delicious!

Thank JandK_10
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We have had dinner here several times. We decided to celebrate our anniversary here Tuesday evening. Our server Kyle, was great. He is very attentive with a good attitude! Chef Anthony put on a good show. He continued to prepare our meal to perfection. The...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I went to celebrate our anniversary and it was totally worth it. Chef Anthony was fun and food was just great. We had a really nice time. We had the matsu which includes chicken, sirloin and lobster. All of it was just tasteful. It includes...More

Thank yaringa
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The ambience was perfect for the cuisine. The presentation by the chief was entertaining. The service was fast, efficient an polite. Most of all the food preparation was excellent.

Thank Travel-in-excess58
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Ala Moana Blvd, Ho'okipa Terrace, Level 4, Ala Moana Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4604 (Formerly 田中オブ東京セ)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Ala Moana - Kakaako
  • Neighbourhood: Ala Moana - Kakaako
  • Phone Number: +1 808-945-3443
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