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Onomea

84 Havemeyer St., Brooklyn, NY 11211 40.713953 -73.956202
nr. Metropolitan Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
347-844-9559 Send to Phone

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Official Website

onomeanyc.com

Hours

Tue-Sun, 5pm-11pm

Nearby Subway Stops

L at Bedford Ave.; G, L at Metropolitan Ave.-Lorimer St.

Prices

Dinner entrees, $11-15

Payment Methods

Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Late-Night Dining
  • Take-Out

Alcohol

  • No Alcohol

Reservations

Accepted/Not Necessary

Profile

There’s no forgetting that you’re in a Hawaiian restaurant when you step into Onomea, a narrow dining room just off Metropolitan Avenue. The ocean-colored walls are lined with backlit photos of the 50th state, with its main eight islands carved out of the wood paneling in the back. Shipping-crate slats line the ceiling over resin tables and rustic metal chairs. A common Hawaiian snack, the spam musubi, is essentially sushi but with canned meat in place of raw fish it's an interesting, but acquired taste. The poke appetizer tops high-quality cubes of ahi tuna with seaweed and onions. The loco moco is a teriyaki-glazed burger patty on a bed of rice (white, egg-fried, or spam-fried) under a runny egg, an odd choice for dinner, but satisfying nonetheless. Not to be missed, the traditional juices are slightly sweet and refreshing, like the lilikoi-passion-fruit or the strawberry-guava.

Recommended Dishes

Poke, $13; kalua pig, $15

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