Delicious dishes, decadent views

Cover Story

June 25, 2023

Story By: Kyle Galdeira | Photos by: ANTHONY CONSILLIO

The Crab & Shrimp Stuffed Mushrooms ($21.95) are among the mouthwatering offerings available at The Signature Prime Steak & Seafood.

With unsurpassed views served up at every table coupled with epic cuisine and stellar service, The Signature Prime Steak & Seafood takes the restaurant experience to new heights.

Located on the 36th floor of the Ala Moana Hotel, The Signature opened 10 years ago to rave reviews and continues to build a loyal following. The restaurant features panoramic views spanning from the Koolau Mountains to East Honolulu, across Waikiki to the south shore — virtually guaranteeing ideal vantage points for stunning sunsets and occasional firework displays.

Baby Arugula Salad ($15.95)

The breathtaking view of Oahu’s skyline epitomizes the pinnacle of paradise. The Signature also features private dining areas that comfortably host an intimate dinner for eight or a celebration for up to 40 guests.

“We prioritize quality ingredients, a balance of tradition and innovation, and continuous improvement,” says general manager Kathy Kawamura. “Through this approach, we strive to create a dining experience that is not only delicious, but memorable — a lasting impression for the next visit.”

Prime Rib-Eye Steak ($65.95) offers a hearty 16-ounce cut that is wet aged for 42-49 days and boasts supreme tenderness and marbling.

California Roll ($21.95 / $15.95 happy hour)

Complement an entree with Baby Arugula Salad with Goat Cheese ($15.95) and a portion of Rustic Truffle Mashed Potatoes, which is complimentary with an entree. Or, try a side of Lobster Mac & Cheese ($24.95) for a delicious spin on this classic homestyle dish.

Star t off a memorable meal, with Crab & Shrimp Stuffed Mushrooms ($21.95). Be sure to try the new sushi roll appetizers, including California Roll and Spicy Tuna Roll ($21.95 each).

Guests are encouraged to explore an extensive selection of premium wines by the glass, such as Duck-horn Merlot ($24).

Prime Rib-Eye ($65.95)

Diners may also look forward to Happy Hour specials available daily from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Happy Hour’s bestseller is the Martini priced at just $11.95; it normally sells for $16. Guests can also enjoy an array of food specials during Happy Hour, including Prime-grade 12-ounce cuts of Rib-Eye or New York Steak ($25.95 apiece) as well as 10 other dishes available at half price.

“From the moment our guests step through the doors, we want them to feel a sense of awe and anticipation,” Kawamura says. “Our carefully curated atmosphere and captivating views set the stage for a truly remarkable dining experience. Our menu is crafted with passion and precision, featuring a tantalizing selection of dishes that showcase the finest ingredients and culinary expertise.

Rustic Truffle Mashed Potatoes ($9.95)

“However, it’s not just about the food. Our dedicated and attentive staff is committed to providing exceptional service, ensuring that every aspect of your visit is seamless and enjoyable. From warm greetings to knowledgeable recommendations, we aim to create a welcoming and hospitable environment. Ultimately, we want our guests to leave with a sense of fulfillment, having experienced an extraordinary dining journey that encompasses all elements of a truly memorable occasion. We want you to carry the memories of our breath-taking views, delectable cuisine and exceptional service long after you’ve left, eagerly anticipating your return for another exceptional experience.”

Spicy Tuna Roll ($21.95 / $15.95 happy hour)

410 Atkinson Dr 36th floor, Honolulu, HI 96814

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