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2300 S Garfield Ave Ste D, Monterey Park, CA 91754-7200
(323) 888-2695
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food!

They had delicious Hawaiian food and was surprised by the flavors! Though, I was disappointed in all of the plastic and styro-foam cutlery. Definitely would come back!

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
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Highland, California
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Highland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

They had delicious Hawaiian food and was surprised by the flavors! Though, I was disappointed in all of the plastic and styro-foam cutlery. Definitely would come back!

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Montebello, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

My family enjoys the curry chicken bowls and the teriyaki chicken bowl. I have had the Huli Huli chicken, good! On salad with a side of Chinese chicken salad. Yummmmm we also enjoy the spam musubi, yummm. Also the gyosa bowl, yummm. Many people go for the shaved ice especially on hot days. Cherry! Yummmm. I haven't had a bad... More 

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Monterey Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

That means in my language it was very good. A little empty but it can do. If only it has good stuff that will make it the best

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

I like the feeling of the place. It used to be one of my favorite places to grab a quick bite, until I had to cut down on the carbs... - it's a Hawaiian place - they serve rice. It's food I grew up with, and it's tasty and filling, but I'm tottering into old age and have to watch... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Love the curry and macaroni salad. My daughter loves the spam musubi. My other daughter loves the chicken katsu and shaved ice. They also have a chopped cabbage salad, I love that too. Atmosphere is nice. Parking is public parking a lil further down but we always find a space.

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

Shakas is unassuming, sitting in a strip mall in Monterey Park. Parking can be challenging, since there are more patrons for the mall than spaces, but there is street parking as well. Walking into Shakas, though, and you'll realize that you're in a better place than Ono's or L&L. It's clean, has plenty of tables, and has a flat screen... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2010

Hard to find good Hawaiian food, however this place has got it Must try the Loco Moco Plate!!! Kalahua pork If you never tried it a must try, cant forget about the macaroni salad that comes with the meals

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2008

Average Hawaiian, but good loco moco.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2008

oh yeah, hawaiian food!!! loco moco is da winnas!!! fried rice is ono!!! mochiko chicken is great too!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2007

Japanese/Hawaiian fastfood. Spam musubi ,taro leaf wrapped pork lau lau, lomi, katsu, and shaved ice. MMMMM

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2300 S Garfield Ave Ste D, Monterey Park, CA 91754-7200
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: (323) 888-2695

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Hawaiian
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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