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Bubbies Homemade Ice Cream

1010 University Avenue, Varsity Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826
808-949-8984
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Ranked #22 of 1,945 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Havre, Montana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

I had tried Mochi in another format but didn't like it. The mochi ice cream was real good. I didn't try the regular ice cream, but my son assures me it is excellent.

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Los Angeles, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The best mochi ice cream ever!!! the mochi is so soft and thin and the ice cream is good too. I like how many different flavors they have and flavors I can never get in CA. after I ordered my 6 mochi I realized there are special flavors!!! For example, gingerbread and pumpkin pie (holiday flavors) - ahhhhh! I wished... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I had heard that the best Mochi Ice Cream I would taste would be at Bubbies. I have to say I can buy better from a local supermarket here in the UK. It was good but it didn't live up to the expectation I was anticipating. Lots of flavours to choose from and reasonably priced.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Mochi. Yum. Bubbles. Super yum! We happened to come across Bubbles following snorkeling at Hanauma Bay on our last day in Hawaii. Yes, Bubbles is sold in various supermarkets, but to get the full essence and experience, go visit an actual Bubbles Mecca. W/plenty of flavors to choose from, we basically said "to heck w/lunch!" as we ordered 12 mochi... More 

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San Francisco, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

A large, perhaps overwhelmingly large, variety of menu choices. A bit intimidating during your first visit, especially given their sometimes controversial names. We ordered a Multiple Orgasms, which was very tasty along with a few mochi. The Multiple Orgasms is a multi-layered slice of ice cream cake that should be shared. It was our first-time trying mochi and we were... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I try to go here every time I'm in the area. Unfortunately, my sweet tooth hasn't been the same for a while--have to watch that sugar intake! This place is totally worth it. Food: Awesome mochi ice cream choices. Even better cakes. Definitely try the Come Here Little Girl piece of cake. The ice cream they have to scoop is... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

We stopped by on the way back from snorkeling and what a pleasant surprise. Loved the homemade ice cream, Mochi was different but still very good and the milkshakes were to die for!! Crazy cramped parking lot but well worth it!!

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Caxias do Sul - RS - Brazil
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210 reviews 210 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

After lunch we got a drive for sweets. Check around and end up on Bubbies ice cream place. Cosi, and pleasant, and the ice cream FANTASTIC.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Visited twice during our 7 day stay in Hawaii. Though its more well -known for its mochi ice cream but I enjoyed more other tropical flavor than mochi. For me coconut almond ice cream was the best. Gets really busy with long lines also parking is little painful but worth it..

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Denver, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My daughter loves the Mochi ice cream...a little different approach to ice cream...creative flavors...always have to stop...multiple locations across Oahu

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Additional Information about Bubbies Homemade Ice Cream

Address: 1010 University Avenue, Varsity Center, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826
Phone Number: 808-949-8984
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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