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Cafe Maharani

2509 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3101
+1 808-951-7447
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  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2509 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3101
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The cafe is inviting and looks clean - was very busy when we went . The food was good and we really enjoyed the papri chat . The alooparatha were so so ! The yellow daal was tasty . We had a good experience until...More

Thank 125Charlie4
Reviewed August 19, 2018

The place is small, the decor was vibrant, the servers were friendly, and the food was very good (just the right amount of heat for me). We commented that if the restaurant were closer to home, we'd get take-out more often. We plan to return....More

Thank Wayfarer1015
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We booked a table for 6. After a wait of nearly 2 hours we finally got the table. We had ordered the food in advance so it came as soon as we sat. Everything we ordered tasted great, from veg biryani to paneer, chhole. This...More

Thank Mahak A
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

This place was very lively and cozy! We only waited 5 minutes to be seated. Portions are great to share so of course we had left overs. We ordered garlic chicken, lamb madras, fish curry and garlic naan. Flavors are great and savory! No alcohol...More

Thank WyldOrchid
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Went for early dinner on Father's Day at Cafe Maharani. Courteous friendly service, great food and a lively atmosphere, even though the restaurant wasnt full due to the early hour. Normally expect a wait time but the food is excellent and good sized portions.

Thank jaiyenyenBangkok
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We love this place. Food is great - we rate it as amongst the best Indian anywhere. We come back here every time we come to Oahu. Lots of locals. Service can be a bit quirky at times, Have to wait to get a table....More

Thank MandS_OS
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Cafe Maharani has the BEST Indian Food, period. I've been to Indian restaurants all over the county and world-class ones in the UK, but Cafe Maharani puts them all to shame! Lamb Vindaloo, Chicken Tika Masala, Samosas, Garlic Cheese Naan, they all blow me away...More

Thank Davidamo808
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Small very authentic Indian restaurant well run excellent service and really good food and very fresh. Definitely worth a visit if having a taste for Indian food. Parking in the back, very popular and crowded at 9 o’clock on a Tuesday night which says it...More

Thank scottsdaletraveler
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Most awful food ever !!!! Pathetic food !!! We ordered chicken tikka masala , disgusting!!! Then ordered prantha they gave naan and said its prantha!! Really disappointed!!! Never waste time !!!

Thank ManikM5
Reviewed March 2, 2018

My sister said, "We need to get there before 5:00 P.M." Why? Because a line starts forming at the door .... it's a not a real big place....but worth the wait. I see that someone gave the place a one star rating....I don't believe that's...More

Thank Shelly S
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2509 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3101
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-951-7447
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