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Two Ladies Kitchen

274 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2948
808-961-4766
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Ranked #3 of 206 Restaurants in Hilo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Dessert
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Kansas City
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

This lovely place is definitely worth the stop. They are so friendly and helpful. They will offer you samples to help you decide. The strawberry mochi were PHENOMENAL!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We recently visited Hilo and based on the reviews, wanted to try some mochi. We've never had it, but we have to agree with all the glowing reviews here. It's a pounded rice paste formed over all kinds of tasty fillings. The strawberry ones are really incredible, but honestly, I liked the simple adzuki bean filling. For people not familiar... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Had the freshest, most delicious mocha! We tried the strawberry, lilikoi, coconut, and the plain with adzuki. They were all extremely fresh and the flavor was very bright and went really well with the soft mochi.

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We were fortunate enough to have been exposed to the Two Ladies Kitchen a few years back and have been back EVERYTIME we are in Hilo. Mochi is the reason for stopping, strawberry, peach and lilikor! Two Ladies Kitchen is truly our first stop after picking up our rental car. First their products are always fresh. If you can't find... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I am a mochi lover - buy it in airports, 27 varieties, etc. But the best place for Mochi, and learning to love Mochi if you have never tried it, is at Two Ladies. The fresh strawberry and lilikoi varieties are my favorite. Reasonably priced for the quality and love that goes into each. And if you haven't tried mochi... More 

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San Francisco, CA
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Amazing mochi - need I say more? Well, yes, this review requires more. ;) Definitely call ahead if you want to order anything specific. The fruit mochi are great - I really enjoyed a fresh peach mochi in October 2014. I love their lilikoi mochi, and of course the brownie filled mochi too. Great stuff!

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los angeles
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Two Ladies Kitchen is a Japanese confectionary shop. Known for their Strawberry Mochi. They fill the mochi (pounded sweetened rice) with 1 whole strawberry and sweetened red azuki bean paste. It is delish. But I also found something else I like at Two Ladies, it is Lilikoi mochi. Must place to visit if you like Japanese sweets.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My wife to stop in here while in Hilo and her instincts were correct. Try the strawberry mochi, you won't be sorry.

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Pearl City, Hawaii
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Needless to say Japanese confections are not what mainlanders call "sweets" but I love them and Two Ladies did not disappoint. If you are in a rush, then this is not the stop for you because they make it when you order it. To me, it was worth the wait.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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66 reviews 66 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I can go on and on about this wonderful place but I'll just keep it short. YOU MUST GO HERE! I love everything here including their famous strawberry mochi and my new favorite the Ume Mochi. When visiting you just want to get everything as its all ono. So do yourself a FLAVOR and go get some. Keep up the... More 

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Address: 274 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2948
Phone Number: 808-961-4766
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
Cuisine: Dessert

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