Love this place, food exceptional, seating is close when it's just two. Ate at Waikiki real busy. Very noisy at night. I would return.
Well I was pleased with the food but after watching the whole staff stop helping their customers and gathered for a taste test for about 15 minutes without servicing their customers . I was shocked that they just ignored everyone . This should have been done behind in private. Our server Peter was still on the job working hard ( Thank God ). I felt bad for the rest of the customers. Oh and everyone was rude and unhelpful. What a waste for such a nice place. I hope the owner is rich and does not care. I don't think I will be returning to the restaurant ever again. I read go reviews so I went but I was disappointed. I hope this helps anyone wanting to go here.. Aloha
I have eaten here as a kid when visiting Hawaii. To be able to come back and bring my kids and husband to some of the places I loved to go is great.
The service was excellent and the food was good. It was a great place to watch a game with friends.
Classic Hawaiian in a more modern atmosphere
My family had breakfast there this morning. The Hawaiian French Toast was delicious and worth trying. The toast was light, and the fresh fruit (banana, pineapple and papaya) made it an amazing dish. Someone else in our party ordered the Dark Chocolate French Toast and loved it. We also ordered a bowl of Acai with granola, strawberries, bananas and blueberries. It comes chilled and was refreshing. It's little place, upstairs from a small souvenir stand. Almost missed it walking image area. Glad we didn't. Will try it for lunch, and possibly dinner too.
Excellent food and service
After a rough start Bob's Big Bear Diner is getting their act together. Faster service, tastier food, softer music. The pies are freshly made by an on site baker.
Paradise ...look no further. Simply the best for a casual, relaxing evening.I Highly Recommend :)
Go for the cheesecake. Really, just go for the cheesecake and you'll be happy.The wait can be ridiculous, like two hours on a busy night ridiculous, and if you're in Waikiki well there are plenty of other more attractive places to spend two hours than waiting outside on a bench holding a little buzzer thingy, and shaking little buzzer thingy when you start to panic and worry that maybe outta the whole bunch you got the "junk" one, and holding little buzzer thingy up to your ear to listen for a beep and saying incantations over little buzzer thingy, like "come on buzz already will ya? Please?!"The food is o.k.. Kind of just a really long, long, long, long list of American style cuisine. You can get good sandwiches and salads and pasta dishes but I haven't ever had anything outstanding-- other than the cheesecake. =) The environment is loud and busy but fun. Weird but true... the beautiful marble floors seem a bit too slippery, ( I always forget to remind myself to &quot;not&quot; where heels there), 'cause I feel like I'm at risk of sliding in to home, and taking out a few frazzled waiters on the way, each time I take a trip to the ladies room. Go for the fun environment/ night out in Waikiki and, of course... for the cheesecake. Which really, the cheesecake is to die for and is worth every second of the wait and mediocre service and the slippery floors if you have a die hard sweet tooth. You know, if you want you can actually just march right up to the glass case and order a slice of any cake to go and cop a squat on famous Waikiki Beach and enjoy the night, minus the buzzer thingy for company of course.