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Mana Bu's

1618 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-2069
+1 808-358-0287
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“musubi” (9 reviews)
“spicy tuna” (2 reviews)
“brown rice” (2 reviews)
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1618 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-2069
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm delighted that my niece from San Diego attending college in Hawaii introduced me to the wonderful world of Musubi from Mana Bu's! They are perfectly shaped triangles of premium quality ingredients with the correct proportions of rice and fillings wrapped in seaweed. The #1...More

Thank Frances P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place is the best kept not so secret secret. Its no joke to show up early if you want selection. I love grabbing a nice assortment on my way to the beach for the day. Truly the best musubi on the island. The inside...More

Thank Harrison W
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Three 30 somethings from Chicago/DC. This place was SO good. We went 2 days in a row for breakfast. The softest rice you will ever find. The salmon ones are probably the best but try everything. It is not a joke when people say they...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Highlights: + Premium ingredients + Perfect shapes, sizes and selections + Perfectly cooked; rice and meats were excellent + Excellent taste + Classic Japanese service + Adequate price point - Supplies run out quick People have likened Japanese onigiri to "Masubi" which confused me when...More

Thank Taziki
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Mana Bu's is unique as their fillings are stuffed inside the triangular shaped rice, different from the traditional musubi with the toppings on the outside. This allows Mana Bu's to offer seafood mixes that's not typical to traditional musubi. While they offer unique options, our...More

Thank supersunken
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Mana bu's is absolutely meticulous about the offerings. The store is neat and clean. The help is dressed neatly, and the chef is in whites with a chef cap, no less. Items are labelled and neatly arranged. There is a large variety of delicious musubi...More

Thank BurtHonolulu
Reviewed 13 September 2014

I take the Bus over to Mana Bu's every time I visit Oahu for their strawberry mochi. Usually it has never disappointed, but I will admit this last time the strawberry was a bit acidic (which has never happened before - always been sweet and...More

1  Thank 01scrappydoo
Reviewed 8 October 2013 via mobile

The only place in oahu that so far we went back again and again. Love the spam musubi and brown rice musubi. I feel healthy eating at the place. Planning to go back again this week.

Thank Clairey_world
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Get there early and often! It may seem odd to purchase and eat savory musubi before 9am, but with one bite you'll soon realize why people leave with bags of dozens. My favorites are the tuna options, which are so simple but done right. I...More

Thank jrk88
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Came here after seeing on Food Network Best Thing I Ever Ate. They were right, the teri spam musubi is terrific. You need to come early as they sell out quickly then close. We came at 11:30 and they were already closed. We came back...More

Thank ro953
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 am - 7:30 am
Tuesday
6:30 am - 7:30 am
Wednesday
6:30 am - 7:30 am
Thursday
6:30 am - 7:30 am
Friday
6:30 am - 7:30 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1618 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-2069
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-358-0287
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