Best Tattoo Shops in Honolulu

Why These Tattoo Shops?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Honolulu Tattoo Shops on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Kai Smart Tattoo

  • Traditional Tattoos
  • Body Art

Catering to the people of Honolulu, Kai Smart Tattoo specializes in delicate and intricate body art styles of tattoos. Kai Smart is an artist who accommodates her clients at Blackcat Tattoo studio in the city and draws up designs in a wide range of tattoo styles. These include black and gray realism, fine line, mandala, and feminine tattoos. Her favorite themes involve elements from nature, such as flowers, insects, and birds.

111 Nuuanu Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96814

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Rock Star Tattoo & Piercing

  • Traditional Tattoos

Rockstar Tattoo & Piercing has been offering body art services to the people of Honolulu and the rest of the Greater Waikiki area since 1999. Its professional tattoo artists can take on a wide array of styles, such as colorwork, black and gray realism, and watercolor. The shop also offers body piercing services and offers body jewelry. For the health and safety of customers, the staff of Rockstar Tattoo & Piercing are certified and adhere to strict sterilization practices.

841 McCully Street
Honolulu, HI 96826

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