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King's Hawaiian The Local Place Bakery & Cafe

18605 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3826
+1 310-523-3233
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“saimin” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Hawaiian, American, Polynesian
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LOCATION
18605 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3826
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here because we love King's Hawaiian rolls. Imagine our surprise to learn none of the meals come with one! My salad was pre-packaged and my son's chicken nuggets were hard as a rock. If this is the #2 rated in the area to...More

Thank Hunnicutts
Reviewed 1 week ago

When the wife was working close by, we'd occasionally frequent The Local Place and always received a delicious meal and great service. Well, we finally returned (the wife has been retired for 4 years already!) and everything was as good as we remembered!!! We each...More

Thank steversjunk2016
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I'm here at least once a week. Usually get the Miso Salmon Bowl or Kalua Pork Sandwich. Bakery items are a nice plus.

Thank N3924PIcindys
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Was just here yesterday - love that my daughter can get saimin, and I can get something else. Have a great bakery (selection depends on the days - they get the baked goods from the main bakery on Sepulveda), and fast, quick option.

Thank LAWoman_2011
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Sorry!! I wanted to give great review but prices higher, service is slow, and for some reason they are no longer friendly here. Sad as it used to be a fun stop near the 405

Thank paul b
Reviewed 7 May 2017

great food, first time to the little one, prefer the big restaurant in Torrance. nice folk, good food, great bread. stop in if in the area

Thank mike m
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Every time we pass by on the 405, we make a quick stop at Kings Hawaiian Local Place for a mixed plate ... sometimes to eat in or sometimes take out to bring home for dinner later. Generous servings are always provided making the Local...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Good local bakery, serving Hawaiian food, Like chicken katsu, somen salad, chinese chicken salad and always available is the sweet bread that Kings is famous for. Food is served quickly for take out or conveniently located dining area.

Thank michelleota
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

This place is the nicest touch of Aloha in the Southbay for me. It never ceases to deliver on fresh, quality food and baked goods. I usually just get the Choose 3 entree with teriyaki beef and chicken Katsuya (double beef) with macaroni salad and...More

Thank Shae R
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Good food and big portion. We had a late dinner, and everything was OK. Child menu for kids also with simple food for children. Not a fancy restaurant, but good food if you just want to have a dinner.

Thank Pål B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Hawaiian, American, Polynesian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18605 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3826
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-523-3233
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