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Bubbies Hawaii Kai

#136 of 1,820 Restaurants in Honolulu
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Koko Marina Shopping Center, 7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825
(808) 396-8722
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10:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 53
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 8
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Love all of the mochi flavors!

I love all of the mochi and you can order 3,6,9, or 12 to get a great selection. Flavors like Lychee, passionfruit, etc. I like this Bubbies as it is less crowded than the other Bubbies near Diamond Head. They also have lots of other ice cream flavors, but I still love my mochi!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

I love all of the mochi and you can order 3,6,9, or 12 to get a great selection. Flavors like Lychee, passionfruit, etc. I like this Bubbies as it is less crowded than the other Bubbies near Diamond Head. They also have lots of other ice cream flavors, but I still love my mochi!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

A yummy confectionery of delicious treats! Bubbies is usually pretty clean but at night it gets pretty gross. Floors need to be swept, tables wiped and the counters were mess. I live around there and almost every time we go in the evening, it's dirty. The kids working are great though! REALLY sweet and always smiling. The price is a... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I seriously love this place! I think they have the best ice cream on the whole island! If you are near and want ice cream, come to this place! I have tried so many flavors and couldnt tell yuop which one to get b/c they are all so good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Don't miss Bubbies! GREAT ice cream and the staff are VERY friendly. You can step out the back door onto the marina side and stroll the marina while cooling off with your desert - ice cream and sunset over the marina - nothing can beat that!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I enjoyed the ice cream, and came on a recommendation from a local, but there were like 100 different signs telling me not to touch stuff or whatever. Didn't feel the most welcome, but that's how we felt at several places. Maybe locals get tired of tourists? I know I would... We stopped in here after we hiked the Koko... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Been going here for 20+yrs and the ice cream is always consistent and the quality is great. Local ice cream shop w/local and traditional flavors

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Bubbies is probably my second fave "homemade" ice cream joint on the island (next to Dave's of course). Tucked away toward the back of the Koko Marina, it is a nice little shop, kept clean and open with some seating and a random piano that you are asked to "please not play" by a sign (super weird, but a conversation... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

You just really can't go wrong with any choice at Bubbies! When I'm not in Hawaii, I still dream about Bubbies. Someday, I hope to find Bubbies on my freezer shelf, but until then, I shall continue to visit Hawaii.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Went there after dinner. Oldest daughter had mint chip. Younger one had watermelon sorbet. Wife and I had expresso. All 3 were, as they say, "off the hook!" Which I think means it was good. Actually, I should say, it was "da bomb!" Or something like that. In a word - delicious. Interior looks great. Good service. Abso-posa-lutely recommend everyone... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Great find, gets busy right after a movie gets out, but usually a short line and very yummy fresh locally made ice cream/ Try the mochi filled with ice cream... so many flavors so little time

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Additional Information about Bubbies Hawaii Kai

Address: Koko Marina Shopping Center, 7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825
Phone Number: (808) 396-8722
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Koko Marina Shopping Center, 7192 Kalanianaole Hwy, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96825
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: (808) 396-8722

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm

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