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Hukilau Cafe

55-662 Wahinepee St, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2220
+1 808-293-8616
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“loco moco” (51 reviews)
“french toast” (15 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Hawaiian, Delicatessen
55-662 Wahinepee St, Laie, Oahu, HI 96762-2220
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cute local place. Small and quaint, definitely get a local taste. Went there for breakfast. Only takes cash.

Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We loved coming here. The food was absolutely delicious, the staff friendly and the atmosphere felt very local and relaxed. We went back a few times for breakfast.

Thank icelady2016
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Don't let the lack of air conditioning and silverware fool you. This place is delicious. Must be a favorite with locals because it gets busy. Great price, great food and friendly service. The fish tacos were delicious and plenty for the price. The Portuguese sausage...More

Thank MikeE1965
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went here a few times for breakfast and it was delicious! The pancakes are light and fluffy, the fried rice and eggs will keep you full all day (and prob. still have left overs) everything we had here was tasty. Not only do they...More

Thank sweetiepie5371
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stopped here for breakfast. It isn't fancy by any means, but is simple, cute and delicious. Not expensive to eat here either.

Thank 4Fixs
Reviewed 16 March 2017

What are your expectations? This is a very "local" joint. You get quick and abrupt service. You eat on paper with plastic and most important is they are CASH ONLY. Pancakes are just that, nothing super special, but man are they good. If you eat...More

Thank ML428
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Looking for a casual place to eat before we went to the Polynesian Cultural Center took us to Hukilau Cafe. Great find! Cheap and delicious, a combo fed 3 of us!! Get it to go or take a table and be waited on. We grabbed...More

Thank RushCubFan
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Hukilau Cafe is located off the main drag in a residential neighborhood of Laie. The outside bespeaks its neighborliness and its down-home cooking. The menu is unsophisticated and adequate for breakfast and lunches. Portion sizes are large and the prices very reasonable. Service is friendly...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Great little burger joint in Laie. Not hard to find. Laie isn't very big. Great burgers as well as local Hawaii plate dishes.

Thank Leslie R
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

In reality we just wanted a place that was close to our morning excursion to eat. What we found was a famous restaurant with a very deep roots in the community. Even though there's a little bit of a wait we were able to get...More

Thank Chris M
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Josephine K
22 June 2015|
Response from BLTSAT | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at a house less than .1 miles from this café and eat there twice. you must try the Loco Moco , it is a local favorite. Mon - Closed Tue - 6:30 am - 2:00 pm Wed - 6:30 am - 2:00 pm Thu - 6:30 am - 2:00... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 11:30
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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