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“Cute little place!” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Keneke's

Keneke's
Ranked #4 of 25 Restaurants in Waimanalo
Cuisines: Hawaiian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Chaska, Minnesota
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81 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Cute little place!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2013

We happened upon this place as we were riding mopeds along the coast and got hungry for lunch. This place is definitely a bit of a hole in the wall, but you can tell it is really loved by locals. The foods are typical of what you'd find on the island and almost everything is served with rice. The food was actually pretty decent and very reasonably priced. There is a small enclosed area with booths where you can sit, but it is pretty dirty. We sat outside. The cool part is that the building is covered in positive messages and Bible verses as they support a local youth ministry. The people running the place were also very nice!

  • Visited March 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank bflute06
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English first
Norfolk, Virginia
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Plate lunch is good!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2013

My family always likes to stop at Keneke's - plate lunch is good! Shave ice is good! Great place to stop on the way to the windward side beaches.

Visited March 2013
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Thank Mary V
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“skip it”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 3, 2013

We decided to stop here for lunch after spending the morning at the beach. It was rated #2 on trip advisor so why not check it out? Let me tell you, the mochiko chicken was dry and fried to a crisp. There were flies and bugs galore in the little sheltered eating area and birds and crap everywhere, it was dirty. A total let down.

Visited February 2013
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San Diego, California
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Need a Bible verse you'll find plenty here.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2013

My family ate here after our hike up to Makapu'u Lighthouse. It was awesome to see an establishment who is not afraid to show their Christian side. There are plenty of Bible verses written on the walls and tables. The food was very good and the portions were big. I look forward to going back when we visit again.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank MarcoSanDiego
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Lakewood, California
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great prices great portions”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2013

Wow this place is CLEAN! I had the garlic shrimp and it was tasty! The portions are huge! The prices are fantastic!Don't miss the little goats in the back!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Thank LipstickWarrior4
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