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Matsumoto Shave Ice

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66-087 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1411
+1 808-637-4827
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
66-087 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1411
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Add concentrated cordial flavours to shaved ice and your there. Can imagine this being really refreshing on a really hot day having been surfing or swimming all morning. The choices of toppings are extensive but we only had a few. Ice cream on the bottom...More

Thank Shane D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you like shaved ice then you'll probably really enjoy this establishment. We got ours straight up (no ice cream) and no snow cap (no sweet cream on top). They do about the smoothest ice in Hawaii. Many flavors to choose from.

Thank 702dustins
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

expect long line. But it tastes good. The portion is quite big. I would recommend to enjoy it on the beach which is only 5 minutes drive.

Thank SavanePat
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited Matsumoto’s last year and worote them a rave review. Back in Haleiwa this week, we decided to stop in again, just to be sure that our first experience was not a purely emotional one. Of course not! Matsumoto’s is indeed a premier shave...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a funky little place in Haleiwa on the north shore of Oahu that offers imaginative frozen treats that delight kids and adults alike. There are about 30 flavors including pineapple, coconut, mango, and guava. You can mix flavors and add vanilla ice cream...More

1  Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice refresher after spending the entire day at the beach waiting for turtles. The area was renovated and now situated in a small plaza with parking area and restroom on site.

Thank Kaye V
Reviewed 5 days ago

Be prepared when you get there because they have almost 50 different flavors to pick from! I suggest you stick with your favourite unless you're adventurous and wanna try something different. You can pick up to 3 flavors on your one scoop of shaved ice....More

1  Thank angela h
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here after a long day of driving through the North Shore! My husband got the bubblegum and coconut and I had the Strawberry with their limited time Haleiwa flavor! SO good!! I am usually not one to try new things but was so glad...More

Thank HOUTXTrvlr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service . A very nostalgic visit. My wife was here as a young girl . Very delicious . Highly recommended

Thank PAUL S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to try shaved ice and found Matsumoto's in a guide book. The line was long. The product interesting, but nothing I'd bother with again. (The basic problem was that the syrups, while brightly colored, had practically no flavor -- they were just sweet.)

Thank MarkLOlson
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June 9, 2017|
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Response from etan92612 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There could possibly be products in the gift shop with peanuts. Shave ice is eaten outside so there shouldn't be any close contact with anyone who could have peanuts on them. Shave ice is just syrup and ice in a bowl.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-087 Kamehameha Hwy, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1411
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Haleiwa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-637-4827
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