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Aloha From Philadelphia!

No Ka Oi Tiki Tattoo opened in April of 2002 and is a specialty tattoo and piercing studio offering electric tattooing and body piercing by some of the most talented and informed professionals in the business. The words "No Ka Oi" are Hawaiian for "The very best". We strive to give Philadelphia an island oasis with which to create custom artwork and inspire a fun and pleasant attitude towards every client that walks through the door.

We have numerous resident tattoo artists and guest artists from all over the world having experience in all different styles of work, both large and small formats.

Check out our artists' portfolios or our piercers' portfolios when you come into our shop, or contact us for more information.

Explore No Ka Oi

Learn more about our shop, watch the shop tour and get hours / directions. Can't find something? Contact us!

Latest News / Announcements

Psychedelic Death

Body Graphics & Portside Parlor Art Gallery Presents: Psychedelic Death

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39th Annual National Tattoo Association Convention

The 2018 NTA convention will be held April 25th – 29th Cruise on the 30th at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel at SeaWorld in Orlando, FL. More info TBA!

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\"Spectro Mechanica\" Fine art show by our artist, Karel Mato. First Friday at Portisde Parlor, Old City.

Breath taking art pieces created by our artist Karel Mato. Beautiful Burlesque performance by Lil\' Steph. Complimentary refreshments and snacks. 9/7/18 at 7pm, Portside Parlor, 30 S 2nd St in Philadelphia.

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