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Pono Market

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Fast Food, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews lunch lau lau fried chicken musubi laulau poke bowl hawaiian plate seaweed salad tako mac salad kalua pork sushi octopus kimchi sesame ahi authentic hawaiian food small market
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was looking for some light to eat while the rest of my family went for the pizza truck close by. I got some ahi sesame poke and some kimchi, both were absolutely delicious! The staff was very friendly as well and answered my questions...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Vacationis4me179
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you can’t come early, don’t worry, even what’s left is fantastic. We had the curry chicken, spicy poke, pulled pork and glass noodle chicken. All tasted wonderful! Try the cookies if you crave something sweet to finish up with.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank DocJ52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great authentic, inexpensive lunch spot. All hot lunch items were great and the poke delicious. Quick line with impatient staff. Amazing if you’re looking for cheap eats.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Samuel K
Reviewed February 9, 2019

The system of ordering was confusing. Every time we asked a question about an item the woman said yes. Ended up she was adding items to our order. We did not know what was included in the lunch styles we selected, ended up getting soaked...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Robin K
Reviewed January 30, 2019

My husband and I decided to stop here after watching a review on YouTube and it’s amazing! We went there a couple times for lunch and their poke is so tasty and the staff are super sweet. I would highly recommend stopping there on your...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JennyPatty84
Reviewed January 22, 2019

Lots of different variety of poke and other combos but we like poke. So we had poke bowls and were not disappointed. It is a take out but has a couple of tables outside with chairs.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank miro666
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

Great value, quick service and super fresh food. The poke is delicious and everyone is friendly at this location.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David C
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

This was one of the truly local spots we found during our trip! I rarely saw tourists there, you know it's goods when locals are driving I'm for a taste. Fried chicken is good, musubi is good and cheap, Kailua pork was tasty and their...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Catjohnson3
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a bowl of Poke and was thankful! Ordered three bowls (2 scoops) and a drink. Out the door for about $20. Poke was outstanding--very fresh! Not a sit down, so have a plan. Ours is to come back repeatedly!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Steve98001
Reviewed December 26, 2018

If their poke is no good for you then I don't know what you put in your mouth! Ah, also they have pretty good adobo too if you like philipino food! Oh, they don't have much seating area so be aware..

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Da M
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