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Giovanni's Shrimp Truck

56-505 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2202
+1 808-293-1839
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“scampi” (164 reviews)
“rice” (232 reviews)
“mac salad” (20 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Hawaiian
56-505 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2202
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had to try this out, not disappointed food tasted amazing. I have to warn my Aussie travelers that the prawns come with the shell on. They do make it easy to peel though. We had the garlic shrimp and you can really taste the...More

Thank Johnh3006
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had to try the shrimp as it’s in all the tourist books! Rather average at best! Don’t waste your money!

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I split a plate of the garlic shrimp and the spicy shrimp. Both were delicious! Tons of seating and a great dining atmosphere!

Thank Kristi S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good shrimp dinners. The shrimp were large and if I remember, you get a dozen of them. Very busy. Expect to wait a little. But worth it.

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was told about Giovanni’s shrimp truck, has to try & they didn’t disappoint. Heads up though, the shel is still on the shrimp or as we in Australia call them prawns.....

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard so much about Giovanni's, how could we not stop? Glad we did that was the best shrimp we ever ate! It was so good we ate their multiple times. Back on the mainland and still thinking about it!!!

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most famous garlic shrimp trucks of the North Shore of Oahu is Giovanni’s. Their iconic graffitied white shrimp truck located in Kahuku is always super busy and serving up mountains of their signature Scampi ($14). It’s been a few years since we...More

Thank pennyandrusty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large portion and friendly service! Popular so recommend getting there when they open. Folks were already waiting before truck pulled up!

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the north shore of Oahu, it was worth the drive from Waikiki to get the best garlic shrimp (they call it "scampi style"). You know it is good when you are in line with locals. The line looks long, but moves really fast...More

Thank Michaeline V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food truck for garlic shrimp, can be a bit of a wait if busy and usually is. Worth a visit if you like a plate of garlic prawns and rice.

Thank Adrian N
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17 June 2017|
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Response from Rhea L | Reviewed this property |
there's gluten free options
9 January 2017|
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Response from alamo16584 | Reviewed this property |
Cash but atm nearby
Karen W
24 June 2015|
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Response from gioshrimp | Property representative |
We only carry the three kinds: Scampi, Lemon butter & spicy... Sorry about that..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
10:30 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56-505 Kamehameha Hwy, Kahuku, Oahu, HI 96731-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kahuku
  • Phone Number: +1 808-293-1839
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Best Shrimp Scampi on the North Shore since 1993
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