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Shrimp Shack

53-352 Kamehameha Hwy, Punaluu, Oahu, HI 96717-9720
+1 808-256-5589
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
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53-352 Kamehameha Hwy, Punaluu, Oahu, HI 96717-9720
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1 - 10 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

YUM!!! We were driving up the hwy heading to the North Shore when we spotted the Shrimp truck and had to stop. So glad we did, it was so good, we actually went back for round 2. If you see this truck on the hwy,...More

Thank kmg01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food truck!!!!! We did a shrimp and mahi plate and shared it (as a family) as we were trying all different food trucks along the course of our beach excursion day. The shrimp shack didn't disappoint!! Food was very fresh and flavorful. A nice...More

Thank mommytogage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose the Shrimp Shack because of TA reviews. There are A LOT of these types of trucks along the Kamehameha Highway. I had the surf & Surf - coconut shrimp and ahi with gorgeous melted onions on top, husband the lava shrimp. It was really,...More

1  Thank Patty H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Driving along the highway and saw this place. I remember the great reviews on Trip Advisor, but we had already sped past. Hunger won out and we turned around and went back. So glad we did. The food was excellent and the service was great....More

1  Thank TeacherMick
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped to take a photo and looked for 'places nearby' to eat. This was 600m away. Great food and easy to walk across to the beach and eat there. Perfect food, just the right portion size for lunch and in a perfect location.

Thank Suitonaplane
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Good but everything in Hawaii is so expensive 😬delicious prawns 🍤 with an Asian bent ! Finger licking good

1  Thank Julia K
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered coconut shrimp. Its was 10.75 a plate u get 6 shrimp and some cold white rice. I would not recommend this place its not worth what they are charging in my opinion.

Thank ellejay74
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We stopped at this gem on our circle island tour of Oahu and it was so good we drove back two more times. This was one of the best meals we had on our trip. I highly recommend the garlic shrimp, crab cakes and the...More

1  Thank careenfalcone
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The food here was so good we drove 40 minutes out of the way on two separate occasions. We had the popcorn shrimp, lava shrimp, calamari, coconut shrimp, and corn dog. Drinks are available at the grocery store next door. This place is so very...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Great food, very friendly service, not too busy when we were there. Everything we had was great, including the crab cakes, surf & surf (shrimp & ahi fish) and coconut shrimp. Best was probably the surf & surf with medium hot sauce 😋

1  Thank DrJeffery
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Irene T
Aloha from the owner of the Shrimp Shack! I'm sorry that you think we only serve deep fried food and rice. If you would have looked at all the pictures on our extensive menu board you would have noticed that deep fried food is not what we specialize in preparing. What the Shrimp Shack is known for and why we were featured on the Food Network twice is fresh local sautéed, grilled and steamed seafood. We have pan sautéed garlic shrimp, pan sautéed spicy garlic shrimp, fresh grilled mahi in Molokai sauce with carmelized onions, steamed pacific clams, steamed and poached mussels, whole snow crab, grilled 8oz. New York Steak etc. The deep fried food is not the major draw of the Shrimp Shack. Our draw is fresh local cooked to order shrimp and fish. I hope you will dine again at the Shrimp Shack and this time order the special items that have kept us in business on the side of the road for 17 years. Mahalo
26 October 2016|
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Response from Irene T | Property representative |
Aloha! Perhaps I responded to the wrong person. If you get to Oahu again your steak and shrimp is on me!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53-352 Kamehameha Hwy, Punaluu, Oahu, HI 96717-9720
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Punaluu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-256-5589
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