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Nobu Honolulu

1118 Ala Moana Blvd. (Kamakee St.) Send to Phone
Honolulu outpost of chef Nobu Matsuhisa.

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Nobu Honolulu, Honolulu, HI

Nobu Honolulu Restaurant Review

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About the restaurant: Nobu in Ward Village offers a similar menu as the other links in chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s international chain of Japanese-Peruvian fusion restaurants. Diners can choose to sit at the sushi bar or at tables.

Food & Drinks: Even though there are more than a few first-rate sushi spots in Honolulu, sushi aficionados can appreciate the freshness and quality here. Options range from basic tuna rolls to more intricate and creative, though less traditional, inventions. The signature yellowtail sashimi is dotted with slices of jalapeño, while hot dishes include black cod saikyo miso, and duck breast with a wasabi-enhanced green salsa, pairing the unctuous duck meat with the bracing tang of wasabi. Omakase menus present a more comprehensive tasting priced at $120, $160 and above per person. For dessert, you might encounter a bento box with flourless chocolate cake and green tea ice cream, and a Key lime tart. The wine list is adequate, but we suggest ordering from the saké list to complement your meal.


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