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Island Snow

130 Kailua Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3420
+1 808-263-6339
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (70 reviews)
“syrup flavors” (5 reviews)
“hawaiian ice” (4 reviews)
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130 Kailua Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3420
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We never miss a trip for our favorite shave ice. Yes, it is busier and prices keep going up but it is definitely a treat that we will keep coming back for whenever we return.

Thank fastsuzanne2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not a shaved ice fan but someone had recommended we try Island Snow. There are two locations within a mile of each other. There are options for ice cream and a whipped cream-like substance to be added to the shaved ice. I went the...More

Thank Catzmother
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t go wrong getting some of that sweet island snow! My top flavours are both lemonade. This is a must do while on the island! Enjoy 5/5🌶

Thank Kinggillen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Island Snow's got a lot of star power behind it, to be sure. The customer service is great, too. It just still didn't measure up to Matsumoto Shave Ice in terms of the syrup flavors (we were surprised we could taste the difference!) and it's...More

Thank E S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good little spot near the beach. So many flavour options and you can add ice cream at the bottom or condensed milk on top which I had never heard of before. Opted for just the shaved ice in a traditional flavour and it was very...More

Thank Kelli M
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Most people know about the Island Snow location that President Obama visits, but there is another one in the small Mall in downtown Kailua across from Longs Drugs. You can't beat the taste of shave ice. Get ice cream at the bottom and a snow...More

Thank Pamela D
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This was my 1st Hawaiian shaved ice in it will be the last restaurant I ever eat it at. Meaning there's no need to look any further these guys do it right in every possible way. Super friendly, excellent customer service, very clean establishment ,and...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

A concept store in Kaliua where BO visited. It is more than a shaved ice store - also sells surf and beach wears. For each ice cone you also have the option to add ice cream at the bottom and ice cap (condensed milk) on...More

Thank span2938
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Island snow was right across the street from our rental. It was really good with many option of flavors.

Thank daytrip141
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Matsumoto's on the North Shore is our family favorite, but Island Snow is good, too. They have some interesting local flavors. Try the POG!

Thank UNLVLawRebel
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Kailua Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3420
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-263-6339
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