Something for Everyone
From surf and turf to traditional or tropical, Pacific Beach Hotel, Waikiki offers dining options for every taste. Dine side by side with a sting ray at the family-friendly, award-winning Oceanarium Restaurant , or relax with a refreshing smoothie or delicious lunch at Aloha Center Cafe . Discover something delicious whatever you decide.
THE OCEANARIUM RESTAURANT
Where Dining is an Adventure...
At Pacific Beach Hotel, Waikiki’s Ilima award-winning Oceanarium Restaurant, the flavors are as amazing as the scenery. Discover delicious crab legs, tender prime rib of beef, fresh island sashimi and nigiri sushi. Indulge in the nightly pasta and dessert stations – all alongside incredible views of nearly 400 fish and more than 70 different species of marine life from in and around Waikiki. Nowhere else will you find a family vacation dining experience quite like this.Oceanarium Restaurant Reservations
- Recommended, please call 808-921-6111.
In the News...
"A Sea of Exciting Eats"
Oceanarium Restaurant's featured article in the Star Advertiser's Dining Out section Sunday September 22, 2013
"Dive Into Memorable Dining"
Click Here to view our featured August 4, 2013 article in Star Advertiser's Dining Out section!
- Friday through Sunday, 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., menu service & buffet
- Monday through Thursday, 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., menu service; 6:00a.m. – 10:00a.m., buffet & continental breakfast
- Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
- Weekend Brunch Buffet Menu
- Nightly, 4:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., ala carte menu service & buffet
- Seniors (65+) early bird discount Tuesday and Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
- Nightly Dinner Buffet Menu
Kama'aina (Hawaii Resident) Dinner Specials:
Enjoy a 15% discount for parties up to 8 persons, seated before 5:30p.m. and after 8:30p.m. nightly. Valid Hawaii driver's license must be presented to your wait staff to be eligible. Discount not available for holiday menus or special events.
For parties of six (6) people or more, an automatic 15% service charge will be included in the restaurant bill.
Note: "People" are defined as paying guests which will exempt children who are under the age of 5. Children between the ages of 5 and 11 will be considered a "person".
No swimwear. Shorts, T-shirts and tank tops are discouraged during dinner service.
Daily Feeding Times*
- Monday - Friday: 1:30p.m. (NEW), **5:00p.m., 7:00p.m., & **9:00p.m.
- Saturday & Sunday: 11:45a.m., 1:30p.m., **5:00p.m., 7:00p.m., & **9:00p.m.
*NOTE: Feeding times may vary.
**Special Mermaid Dives
Whether you want to pop the big question, wish a loved one Happy Birthday, or surprise your significant other on your anniversary - celebrate Oceanarium-style. Arrangements can be made for divers to showcase your personalized sign by Oceanarium windows to mark any special occasion or event.
Pacific Beach Hotel, Waikiki’s fascinating Oceanarium, built in 1979, has become a popular Honolulu area attraction. The three-story, 280,000-gallon, larger-than-life aquarium provides incredible views of nearly 400 fish from more than 70 different species of Indo-Pacific marine life. Don’t miss this unique Waikiki Beach experience, offering an incredible glimpse into the marine life of Hawaii and the surrounding ocean. The hotel's team of divers feed the Oceanarium fish several times a day, to the delight of guests and restaurant patrons.
ALOHA CENTER CAFÉ
Enjoy Great Food, Entertainment and Happy Hour at our Outdoor Cafe
If you’re looking for a quick bite and refreshing drinks in an open-air setting, Aloha Center Café at Pacific Beach Hotel, Waikiki is the perfect place. Relax with a morning cup of freshly brewed coffee, or enjoy happy hour with friends. For those on the run, stop by and pick up a "Grab-n-Go" lunch or snack to enjoy now or later.
Cafe Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Daily*
*Extended Hours 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. for the month of March
6:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Hot Breakfast
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.† Pupu (Appetizer Menu)
†(service extended to 6:00 p.m. for the month of March)
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.‡ Happy Hour
‡(service extended to 7:00 p.m. for the month of March)
- Serving fresh unique and quality hand crafted coffee all day
- Enjoy award winning pastries (while they last)
- Salads, sandwiches, fruits and more "Grab & Go" items prepared fresh daily