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Hukilau Cafe

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55-662 Wahinepee St, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2220
808-293-8616
Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:30 am
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 89
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
WoooooooooWeeeeeeeee

This food was awesome. So good in fact, my lunch consisted of the Hukilau Burger and a Loco Moco Bowl. I ended up eating my wife's food too. Then I took another Hukilau Burger and Teri Burger to go.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
Felix C
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Buckeye, Arizona
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
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Buckeye, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This food was awesome. So good in fact, my lunch consisted of the Hukilau Burger and a Loco Moco Bowl. I ended up eating my wife's food too. Then I took another Hukilau Burger and Teri Burger to go.

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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Liked the atmosphere, it was clean and food was good every time we ate there. Hours were kind of odd

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Bay Minette, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We saw a small cafe sign while driving the highway north toward North Shore in this small town. We missed the turn but turned at next road to left and ran straight at the cafe. This is a very small local cafe, so we obviously went for the local breakfast of fried rice topped with eggs and side of spam.... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
Top Contributor
206 reviews 206 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Stopped by for breakfast. The pancakes were excellent, the vegetable omelet was good. They offered Spam and Vienna sausage with their eggs, an Hawaiian specialty.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Great little neighborhood restaurant. We didn't have to wait for a seat, but the place is small and I could imagine the wait could get long during busy times. The service was friendly and they had a pretty good menu mostly of Hawaiian favorites. I opted for the loco moco which was a sizable portion and delicious. Also tried the... More 

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Dee Why, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

I visited the North Shore with my wife and three year old son in February 2015. We aren't ones to stay in the resort and like to go out and see what the area offers and we were not disappointed with the Hukilau Cafe. We visited twice during our stay for breakfast and can highly recommend the Coconut Pancakes. It... More 

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Laie, Hawaii
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Hukilau Cafe has really great breakfast food. They have local kine food and also typical other stuff like waffles (which are delicious). You should definitely eat there and then go eat there again the next day because it's so great!

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canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We were there fir breakfast and enjoyed our food Banana pancakes were great !! The food it typically breakfast food so it's hard to go wrong. Portions were good. I'm glade they had smaller plate options Great value and very friendly

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Calgary, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

This little local spot is a great find for breakfast. We had the omelets, which were huge, and well stuffed with fillings (lots of real cheese, too). It seems to be a favourite with the locals, which is always a good sign. Cash only.

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BLUE SPRINGS
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We ate here twice on our 10 days of vacation in Laie. The locomoco was very good! We also tried the macadamia, coconut and blueberry pancakes which were good. Luckily we went around 7am and we got a table right away. After we got there it got busy and people had to wait in line. It is not a big... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 55-662 Wahinepee St, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2220
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Laie
  • Phone Number: 808-293-8616

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Hamburgers, Delicatessen

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?