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Romy's Kahuku Prawns and Shrimp

56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
+1 808-232-2202
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“prawns” (82 reviews)
“fresh shrimp” (25 reviews)
“brown rice” (8 reviews)
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56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

It’s been awhile since we last went to ear at any shrimp truck and when we finally had the time we went to Romy’s in Kahuku....although the prices did increase from the last time we went doing it every now and then isn’t so bad....More

Thank LilBnySs
Reviewed 28 February 2018

In all fairness - I did not actually eat the food here. But I did go here to eat so I feel it's ok for me to share my opinion on the place. They state pretty clearly on their menu and on a big sign...More

Thank pcourt
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We had high expectations because just about everyone on the North Shore recommended Romy's for shrimp. We waited in line for about 30 minutes only to be told that it would be another 45 minutes if we wanted the Scampi. We were very hungry so...More

Thank susan c
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Oahu's windward coast close to the North Shore has a unique Shrimp roadside stand where the shrimp are raised in the pond in the back. Be ready to wait for your order to be cooked - our garlic/butter shrimp order took an hour but the...More

Thank travelerwoman2014
Reviewed 5 February 2018

It was pretty tasty garlic butter shrimp, but the accompaniments were nothing special. Long wait raised expectations that weren't met. Pretty primitive restroom, etc.

Thank Congenuity
Reviewed 22 January 2018

You’ll love the food, It is a popular spot on the way to the north shore and everyone stops there. It is not cheap but the food is good. Be prepared to eat on paper ware and picnic benches. There is a sink to wash...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Interesting place to stop for some shrimp & prawns. They raise the shrimp & prawns in ponds out back, you can walk out to these ponds. You get in line, order from the menu & wait, & wait. Go look @ the ponds until your...More

Thank Howard W
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop and eat after a day at the Bonsai Pipeline. Good food. Prawns still have heads and tails though so if your not a fan of that then this isn’t the place for you. Lines are usually long here.

Thank Jodi C
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I do love seafood. However I hate working to eat my food. Has heads and legs have to peel. Hands get very dirty. They do have ok restrooms and easy to access wash stations. There is a wait, however very quiet area, can walk around....More

Thank gina15
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I waited in line for 30 minutes to order garlic butter prawns and fried shrimp. It took another 30-40 minutes for the garlic butter prawns to come out. Total price $38.00. We were both disappointed. The fried shrimp were quite small. The...More

Thank Lesli S
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
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10:30 - 18:00
10:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-781 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kahuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-232-2202
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