Here are 30 of the best Honolulu tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here
Address: 655 Keeaumoku Street #201, Honolulu, HI 96814
Tattoo Profile: Bespoke is a tattoo parlor in Honolulu, HI, that creates one-of-a-kind designs for all of our clients, specializing in freehand tattoos. We do not rely on the use of “flash” or premade designs, rather customize even the simplest requests to create tattoos that are tailor-made for each client. Our artists specialize in a variety of styles including, but not limited to, traditional Americana, Asian, Polynesian, portraiture/realism, and even cosmetic tattooing.
Sean McCready – Honolulu, Hawaii
Paulo Manabe – Honolulu, Hawaii
Hapsflow – Honolulu, Hawaii
Sacred Art Tattoo
Address: 1831 Ala Moana Blvd Ste 204, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 955-0323
Tattoo Profile: Our award winning artists will make your dream tattoo a reality. We have thousands of designs to choose from or create a custom design. Alongside original tattoo designing, we do portraits, Japanese art, tribal designs, body piercing, mircodermal anchors as well as custom body jewelry.
Working Class Tattoos
Address: 3454 Waialae Ave Ste 7, Honolulu, HI 96816
Phone: (808) 255-3320
Tattoo Profile: Started in 2011, Working Class Tattoo is owned and operated by Steven Lam. Born and raised in Hawaii. Cutting his teeth amongst the world-class tattoo parlors of San Francisco. Steven has been working continuously for over 5 years. In that time, learning the craft of the traditional tattoo arts, while injecting his own unique voice. His work is considered to be amongst the best in contemporary tattoo arts today.
Lloyd Nakao – Honolulu, Hawaii
Teddie Scott – Honolulu, Hawaii
Siren Sam – Honolulu, Hawaii
Address: 1778 Ala Moana Blvd LL-09, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 349-9963
Tattoo Profile: Custom freehand tattoos that you’ll love forever! We believe our customers deserve the best service and the highest quality single use, pre sterilized equipment available for the best tattoos possible in a safe, clean and comfortable environment. We specialize in customer satisfaction and we do everything from small finger tattoos to full sleeve tattoos. You can bring in a design of your own or we can render one for you right on your skin or on paper first if it is necessary.
Rock Star Tattoo & Piercing
Address: 2270-B Kuhio Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96816
Phone: (808) 791-7879
Tattoo Profile: We here at Rock Star are known for our friendly customer service, safe practices, clean tattoo work and fair prices! We treat every tattoo with detail and 110% of our attention. We are the 2nd oldest shop on the island, open since 1999 and we have some of the most experienced artists and body piercers in the business. We do pretty much every type of piercing including microdermals, surface, standard, and custom.
T-N-T Tattoo & Body Piercing
Address: 99-016 Kamehameha Highway, Aiea, HI 96701
Phone: (808) 486-4868
Tattoo Profile: Welcome to T-N-T Tattoo and Body Piercing Studio. We specialize in all stlyles of tattooing from Polynesian to American traditional, black and grey, or custom color pieces. We also have lots of flash to choose from.
Cody Zeek – Honolulu, Hawaii
Address: 1430 Kona Street, Honolulu, HI 96814
Phone: (808) 945-3120
Tattoo Profile: Quality tattooing and body piercing. Polynesian, old school, traditional, western tribal. Our staff understands the people business as well as the tattoo business! Full service tattooing and body piercing available.
Shay Haas – Honolulu, Hawaii
Skin Deep Tattooing
Address: 2128 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 924-7460
Tattoo Profile: We are the oldest Tatttoo Studio on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. We have been in business since 1979 in the same location with the same owner. We specialize in all types of tattooing and body piercing. All our artists as licensed in the state of Hawaii and our piercer is APP certified and approved.
Richie Lucero – Honolulu, Hawaii
Chris Hebert – Honolulu, Hawaii
Pacific Soul Tattoo
Address: 320 Ward Avenue #215, Honolulu, HI 96814
Phone: (808) 589-1996
Tattoo Profile: Pacific Soul Tattoo was first established in 2004 in Waikiki, under the name Primitive Black Tattoo. It is now located on Ward Ave. in Kaka’ako. Since its inception, there have been many talented artists, local and international that have worked there. With its combination of artistic talent and influence from different artists and their travels, Pacific Soul Tattoo has been given a reputation to take on any creation or idea brought to its artists.
Luke Atay – Honolulu, Hawaii
Olivia Rife – Honolulu, Hawaii
Address: 434 Ena Road, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 391-8287
Tattoo Profile: Waikiki tattoo shop 434 Tattoo is one of the leading Hawaii tattoo studios. Located on 434 Ena Road in the heart of Honolulu, Hawaii.
Andrew Giletti – Honolulu, Hawaii
Jennifer Bradbury – Honolulu, Hawaii
BlackCat Tattoo Studio
Address: 1111 Nuuanu Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone: (808) 524-7580
Tattoo Profile: Where you’ll find everything from high quality signature tattoo services and works of art for your viewing enjoyment. We’re also a pretty happening spot to be at for special events downtown and especially on First Friday. Come down and check us out!
Address: 1909 Ala Wai Boulevard C1, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 949-8287
Tattoo Profile: Tattoolicious Tattoo studio is a trend setting standard for an upscale professional atmosphere. Our clients range from serious tattoo collectors to business professionals that are seeking the most recommended tattoo parlor Hawaii has to offer.
Soul Signature Tattoo And Art Studio
Address:1750 Kalakaua Ave #110, Honolulu, Hawaii 96826
Phone: (808) 330-5612
Tattoo Profile: Soul Signature Tattoo is a family oriented shop that involves artists from different cultural and ethnic background, however only one thing we all have in common is that we are all bonded as one through the spiritual power of art. Soul Signature Tattoo welcomes anyone with â€œalohaâ€ and respect in a clean, professional and safe environment.
Ink Pit Tattoo
Address: 1095 Dillingham Blvd Ste F2, Honolulu, HI 96817
Phone: (808) 848-1001
Tattoo Profile: Specializing in Oriental & Polynesian designs, as well as an appreciation for the Macabre. Our team of highly efficient artists are constantly pushing the boundaries of the imagination.
Two Thumbs Tattoo
Address: 98-044 Kamehameha Highway, Aiea, HI
Phone: (808) 488-0006
Electric Paradise Tattoo
Address: 2146 Kalakaua Avenue #2, Honolulu, HI 96815
Phone: (808) 923-6900
Tattoo Profile: Honolulu’s finest custom tattoo shop. We offer expert tattooing of all styles in a clean, comfortable, friendly and fun studio. Whether you are looking for a small design, a full sleeve, or a back piece, our tattoo artists will work with you to design and draw your custom piece. We also have thousands of designs to use as reference or to choose from.
Honolulu, Hawaii has a rich tattoo history. Featuring shops such as Soul Signature Tattoo & Art Studio, Tattoo Licious, Blackcat Tattoo Studio, Skin Deep Tattooing, and Working Class Tattoos, Honolulu is a great destination if you’re looking for some new ink. With a population of around 375,000, there are lots of potential customers for the parlors in town. Yelp currently lists 70 different shops when searching for “tattoo” in Honolulu. Google Places lists 99 different tattoo shops in the Honolulu area, which shows how competitive the city truly is. Blackcat Tattoo Studio currently boasts one of the largest selections of artists in the area, listing the following artists on their site: Richie Lucero, Shay Haas, Andrew Giletti, Teddie Scott, Luke Atay, Kai Smart, Cody Zeek. When doing research for your artist, we suggest not paying too much attention to price because quality is much more important when you’re going to be living with the artwork for the rest of your life.
Most Popular Tattoo Styles
American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan