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Kakaako Kitchen

#176 of 1,794 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Ala Moana - Kakaako
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1200 Ala Moana Blvd, Ste 135, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4271
+1 808-596-7488
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10:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This was a great find for dinner during our vacation. The battered catfish was great, and the loco moco made with kalua pork that others in my group had looked delicious. Quick and friendly service.

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San Francisco, California
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357 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Kakaako Kitchen is located in the Ward Center Shopping Mall. It is a great place for either a take out or eat in meal. You order the items and they will serve it to your table in a plastic box. Their famous wraps are huge-- orders some with 2 of them and they really fill them up. The order comes... More 

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San Diego, California
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145 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Picked out this restaurant based on Loco Moco which my wife and sister-and-law enjoyed. I tried the Sauteed Mahi. Everything was good. I thought the sides (salad and rice) were certainly better than average fare. The Mahi Mahi could've had more green onions and Lomi salsa on them though for flavor. Price matched the quality. Would go back.

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Thank pec95
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This wonderful cafe is hidden away at the west end of the otherwise unremarkable Ward Centre mall. It doesn't look much from the outside but the menu is interesting, the quality is excellent and the portions are generous. I've eaten here several times over the last few years and never been disappointed.

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Kreimbach-Kaulbach
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

While I was shopping in the Ward Warehouse area, I stopped in to try Kakaako Kitchen. I had the What the Pho Dip. The name was hilarious and the sandwich was a combination of a French Dip and a Philly Cheesesteak on a taro roll with a pho dip. It was the best sandwich. Their entire menu looked really good.... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

My wife used to come here often over a decade ago when she lived in Honolulu, and she was pleased that the quality and taste have been maintained. She had the calamari salad; it was tasty and firm, not chewy like ill-prepared calamari in other places. I had the mahi-mahi sandwich and it was a large moist and tasty filet... More 

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Thank KWPrestino
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

First time I have ordered from them. Had a large lunch order off their regular menu (15+ people). Luckily they are starting to deliver for such large such orders which totally saved me from trying to schlep it through a building!! Food arrived on time and at the perfect temp with napkins, plastic-ware and ketchup (it was even labeled with... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

furikake fried catfish is da bomb! The manager at night is awesome; quality and variety continues despite having been in business for more than a decade;

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Thank saffronsantorini
Waikiki,HI
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

The specials here are fabulous! But the Desserts are the reason I keep coming back! The Lemon Bars are Divine!

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Thank Duke C
Honolulu, Hawaii
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74 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

For delicious local food for breakfast, lunch or dinner, check out Kakaako Kitchen at Ward Center. Offering a wide variety of entrees and salads, you can find something for everyone here. Service is fast and friendly, and the food is great! Also try their scrumptious desserts! My favorite is the lemon bar! If you need a quick bite to eat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Hawaiian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Ala Moana Blvd, Ste 135, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-4271
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Ala Moana - Kakaako
  • Neighbourhood: Ala Moana - Kakaako
  • Phone Number: +1 808-596-7488

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?