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Musubi Cafe Iyasume

2427 Kuhio Ave, 2nd Floor, Mitsuwa Market Place, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3301
+1 808-921-0168
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“musubi” (173 reviews)
“rice balls” (24 reviews)
“bento box” (26 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2427 Kuhio Ave, 2nd Floor, Mitsuwa Market Place, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3301
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Small and busy. Mostly locals. Order fresh at counter or prepared and waiting. Musubi is what to order....spam, rice, wrap egg and avocado or variations on it. Short 3 minute walk from the main Waikiki street and tourist madness. Fresh is so much different than...More

Thank Summerasalifestyle
Reviewed 1 week ago

THE BEST! So good. Don't get your spam (or any other) musubi anywhere else! Always busy and always a treat! I was in Honolulu for a week and grabbed musubi here about 8 times.

Thank Aaron K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to wonder if the other reviewers have been attending the same place. We got a selection to take away and eat on the beach. Everything disappointed. Majorly. Perhaps we are spoilt in New Zealand with sushi and bento that has lovely fresh produce...More

1  Thank Kiwi_iwiK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Musubi can be found at many locations around Waikiki, but this is one is the best. These guys do it right. Stopped for breakfast time musubi to take on my way for a hike up Diamond Head early in the morning and it was delicious....More

Thank William F
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Japanese restaurant, simple and friendly. They have the amazing sushi combo with spam! Had their spam sushi with bacon and omelet, brilliant breakfast! Cheap and good tasting.

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 24 June 2018

It´s a nice place to grab something (many choices !) to eat in ou take out. Many people take it to the beach. There is also a mini Market.

Thank Alohanuiloa
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome. They have a ton of variety in their musubi (sour plum, traditional, avocado bacon, etc.) And they're super fast, cheap, and delicious. We stocked up and saved some for future meals and it was great. There is very limited seating (three...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Super cute cafe with spam musubi, Japanese bento boxes. Perfect place to grab a snack or quick lunch.

Thank alofasamoa
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Our orders of bacon, cheese, avocado spam musubi were to go and we ordered 5 orders and it was nice and hot and yummy! What more can I say as we were on our way to checkout before the airport so it was an easy...More

Thank KWong55
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Located directly across from another of our favorite cheap eats, Me BBQ, we always stop in whenever we are in the area to grab a couple of musubi's for a beach snack.

Thank P T
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18 November 2016|
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Response from Vonne331 | Reviewed this property |
Spam musubi is a popular snack and lunch food in Hawaii composed of a slice of grilled Spam on top of a block of rice, wrapped together with nori dried seaweed in the tradition of Japanese omusubi.
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2427 Kuhio Ave, 2nd Floor, Mitsuwa Market Place, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3301
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-921-0168
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Open hour 7 days OPEN 6:30am to 8:00pm
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