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Two Ladies Kitchen

#1 of 13 Dessert in Hilo
Certificate of Excellence
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274 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2948
+1 808-961-4766
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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North Dakota
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this location on Pinterest searching for our honeymoon. I've heard about Mochi and needing to try it in Hawaii. It worked perfect we dropped in and grabbed an assorted pack. We decided not to get any with real fruit, there was a waiting line for the real fruit ones. We were fine to just try an assortment as... More 

Thank DaniP245
Vancouver, Washington
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live on the mainland but if I were to ever move to Hawaii, it would be to the Big Island just so I can go to Two Ladies Kitchen everyday. I visited many years ago with a friend who lives on the Big Island who said we have to trip their mochi. It was more memorable than the trip... More 

Thank Linda L
Houston, Texas
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154 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apparently, I've been having stale mochi all of my life as the mochi from Two Ladies Kitchen is just the best I have ever had. While they have many flavored varieties (who can resist the chocolate filled one!), their traditional red bean mochi is quite amazing. We bought a pack of the traditional as well as the flavored variety and... More 

Thank Ana P
Yarmouth, Maine
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108 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here because of the glowing reviews on Trip Advisor. I didn't even know what a Japanese mochi was until today. While waiting to order I heard another customer rave about the peanut butter mochis, so I ordered one. And it was great! This dessert is hard to describe, but it reminds me of the consistency of an Indian... More 

Thank MainePeg
Hilo, Hawaii
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Two Ladies Kitchen provides the best array of mochi wrapped over fresh fruit. They're all super delicious and make great gifts too.

Thank Ami96720
Tucson, AZ
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111 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

Went to Two Ladies Kitchen, which just a store front and no seating inside. The Mochi is made fresh behind counter. We had the Strawberry mochi($3.25) which it is well known for. The taste was incredible and so fresh.

Thank TucsonTraveller2
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Coming from Canada, I've only had these pre-packaged mochi or ice cream mochi before (and I love them). But when we got to Two Ladies Kitchen and saw that they had these fresh fruit mochies, we knew we had to try them - they were awesome!!!! The mochi skin and those with red beans were not too sweet at all,... More 

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Cerritos, California
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Heard about this place from people who we were traveling with and the experience matched their recommendation. There is a large selection to select from. The strawberry mochi was great. The anko (sweet red bean paste) isn't overly sweet you can taste the strawberry. We ended up buying two dozen. The serve is excellent and the lady behind the counter... More 

Thank JSaltyBeach
Hilo, Hawaii
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

So delicious with a variety of flavors & textures, Nora & her team provide very high quality mochi & manju which are always a treat, even for us locals! They also experiment with local fruit & new combinations which are surprisingly delightful to try.

Thank Susan Y
Toowoomba, Australia
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

My partner and I had just done a grueling lava hike and decided to stop in Hilo for refreshments. I was absolutely set on seeking out these guys, as I'd read so many great reviews - I was not disappointed! As soon as I walked in, I was greeted warmly and offered some samples...there were so many, and they looked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2948
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-961-4766

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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