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Hukilau Cafe

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55-662 Wahinepee St, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2220
+1 808-293-8616
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Closed now
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Tue - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:30 am
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Seattle, Washington
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100 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It's local. It's a dive. That is what you get. Food was ordinary. The place was very dirty. They are cash only.

Thank Brandon B
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

A "must stop" for THE BEST Hawaiian homestyle food and awesome coffee with the friendliest and awesome service!! I will definitely come again!!

Thank JoniSchneider
Farmington, Utah
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast and lunches are very good. Small casual place, limited seating. Staff was very friendly. Closes at 2 pm. Prices are very good, worth the visit.

Thank JayATC
Fort Worth, Texas
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

They have great food here - OMG! huge fluffy pancakes - great waffles, eggs, everything! it might be the only meal you need for the day!

Thank chinagirl0808
Port Angeles, Washington
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

This is the place, if you want "The Taste of Oahu North Shore". Was not disappointed. Had the Moco Loco, now that's a meal. Daughter had the veggie omelet great, wife had the fried rice and eggs superb. This will be a go to place every time we come to the North Shore.

Thank joeataz
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205 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

I was a little disappointed with this café. We ordered a variety of food from omelettes to French toast. The omelette, though generous were not tasty, neither was the side of potatoes. The French toast was much better in my opinion. They have an odd self-serve water system going on which is fine, but talk about cutting corners. We never... More 

Thank Clayton C
Jackson, Wyoming
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Decided to try a breakfast plate with regular pancakes, bacon and eggs and it wasn't what I was hoping. The regular pancakes are very bland and taste like a plain bisquick recipe. The banana pancakes are VERY GOOD, but the French Toast isn't something you should pass up. I'll be sticking to my guns the next time I go.

Thank grillennchillin
Ogden, Utah
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205 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in here for lunch and the food was very good and there was plenty of it. They did a boxed plate lunch that had everything you wanted and it was very good it is a grade up from some of the other roadside stops. I would definitely stop here again

Thank Alan B
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick breakfast, and walked out full and pleased. Great little joint for a excellent breakfast. I had the hungry Hawaiin and my wife had the coconut pancakes. Both were outstanding.

Thank Olboystl
Southern California
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369 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Most of the people here should have been skipping a meal (or several) instead of eating here. Unless you are a male teenager split the pancake orders. The OJ is not expensive nor is it very juicy. We thought this was a must, it was not but we did have a very good breakfast. Loved the Hawaiian French toast (half... 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Delicatessen
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55-662 Wahinepee St, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2220
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Laie
  • Phone Number: +1 808-293-8616

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?