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Buzz's Original Steak House

413 Kawailoa Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3134
+1 808-261-4661
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (189 reviews)
“fish burrito” (26 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
413 Kawailoa Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3134
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Reviewed yesterday

We live in Hawaii Kai. We have been here many times...with the very FIRST time being memorable and this, being our last visit(as locals) VERY memorable. Moving back to beautiful Summerlin, Nevada this year... We hit the jackpot on parking today. It can be a...More

Thank HawaiiKaiGail
Reviewed yesterday

Drove over from Waikiki for dinner on a rainy nite. It was packed and we got there well before our reservation time. (reservations for dinner are a must). Found a parking spot way at the end of Popoia Rd. The hostess was able to get...More

Thank maitaimike2015
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a special place to eat it’s very quaint and the food has always been very good and it’s on my favorite side of the island.

Thank Sccrmom3
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice restaurant with great food and cocktails. More of a fine dining place. Book in advance, especially for dinner. Recommend!

Thank Lena N
Reviewed 6 days ago

Buzz's give you the feeling of throw-back, 1950's era Hawaii while serving some great food and drinks. It's in a great location along a canal and across from beautiful Kailua Beach. Coming from the midwest, I wasn't expecting a ribeye steak to be as good...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had 8 people on a Tuesday night so reservations were a must. Got in at 7:15 and sat down right away. Very busy place. Full bar with expert bartenders for delicious cocktails. My wife and I had fish which was delicious. Everyone else had...More

Thank Guy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my family to Buzz’s because of the reviews. I was disappointed! The salad bar, which is in a tiny part of the restaurant was ok. The salad dressings were ok, but, the different types of sprouts were located directly above them. So I found...More

Thank Keith S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place near Kailua Beach has been open since 1962. It was a special occasion place when I was little and still is. You definitely need reservations. Obama and Clinton amongst others have been here. Fresh fish daily, but Paniolo Prime Rib melts in your...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived early after touring this side of the island. Had a drink at bar and they got us in early. Very friendly staff. Steaks were amazing as were the ribs. Delicious soups and ok salad bar. Portions were large so no room for dessert....More

Thank NanceBurlington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stopped by at Buzz’s for a feed and ordered the calamari steak, JD burger and ceaser salad. All food was cooked to perfection and had plenty of flavor. Friendly staff. Highly recommended if you are in the area. 15 minutes wait.

Thank Livingthedreemm
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Bert S
11 August 2017|
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Response from alexandriacrighton | Property representative |
Bacardi Light, Bacardi Dark, Trader Vicks Mai Tai Mix, and a float of Meyers rum. Add a splash of pineapple for the BFRD :) Cheers!
23 March 2017|
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Response from alexandriacrighton | Property representative |
Our Lanikai location does not have a Happy Hour, but our Pearl City one does!
Garry D
14 November 2016|
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Response from alexandriacrighton | Property representative |
Alpha Garry! Unfortunately we do not have the space to accommodate parties of 25 people. Pearl City is the best location for large groups. At Lanikai we do our best to get large parties in but it wouldn't be together or in a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 Kawailoa Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3134
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-261-4661
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