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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Polynesian, Hawaiian
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Reviewed March 18, 2020 via mobile

Amazing local Hawaiian food. Must stop! Don’t miss this place. Pork Laulau is amazing. Something for everyone

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 14, 2020

the people working here are amazingly friendly and helpful. unfortunately, there wasn't really anything for a vegetarian to eat here. our meat loving friends found the food average. BUT we all loved the service, which made it well worth the visit.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

It is a Very good Hawaiian food joint. You won't be disappointed going there. The kilua pork is to die for.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

If you’re a stuck up person thinking this place is a 4 star restaurant with fancy seating and servers, then go somewhere else. If you want authentic Hawaiian lau lau and awesome home cooking potato/Mac salad and non air conditioning and mismatched chairs and a...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 27, 2020 via mobile

Delicious Pork Laulau! We stopped in late afternoon after a day of snorkeling and this was just the Hawaiian comfort food we needed. The pork literally melts in your mouth!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 21, 2020

This was recommended for us to try and I am SO glad we tried it! I had the chicken laulau (which was very new to me) with the tomato salsa on the side and it was AMAZING! It was a very unique taste-something I had...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 17, 2020

Was told that this place was excellent, and was not disappointed. Very tasty food, very reasonably priced. Nothing fancy or pretentious. just a very great lunch!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 16, 2020

The pork laulau and kalua pork are both sensational and a great value If you want traditional Hawaiian cooking, this is a must stop.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 13, 2020 via mobile

Love this place, the ladies and their wonderful lau lau plates. Family-style dining and take-out plus homemade deserts. If you love Hawaii, you’ll love this place.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 10, 2020

An unassuming exterior that serves up the goods for takeout or eating in . The owner operator takes good care of her customers !! Great selection of fresh foods simply prepared and delicious !! Usually busy but very good value Many local diners and a...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Response from Lori G | Reviewed this property |
Just go here!!!!! You've got to try it. Best food ever!!! Nothing like their laulau on the other islands. I can't wait to go back and have more.
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