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Papa Ole's Kitchen

54 Kamehameha Hwy, Hauula, Oahu, HI 96717
+1 808-293-2292
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic chicken” (54 reviews)
“ribs” (76 reviews)
“mac salad” (22 reviews)
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American, Polynesian, Hawaiian
54 Kamehameha Hwy, Hauula, Oahu, HI 96717
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great little place to eat. We had the hamburger steak. (Ailia special) great flavor and tons of food. Staff was very nice. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank 488stevr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Papa'ole's just prior to going to the Polynesian Cultural Center. It's just a mile or two from the Center's entrance in a strip mall. Food was reasonably priced, plentiful. We ordered garlic chicken -- signature dish and beef stew. Both mini plates....More

Thank heybrah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made 2 trips to the North Shore before we found this treasure open, but it was worth it! Food was simple and inexpensive, but very yummy. Plates were loaded and service was excellent. Staff were so friendly, we ended up “talking story”. By the...More

Thank Norma J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a Monday morning around 9:30 for breakfast and it was delicious. Remember cash only. Everything is al la carte. It is in a strip mall by a grocery store. The macadamia nut pancakes are huge! For a full size order. It has...More

Thank Meg A
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by two people on two different occasions. It didn't disappoint! This was our first time to Oahu so we weren't sure what to expect, but we wanted something local. My husband ordered the loco moco and I ordered a...More

1  Thank Mary R
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Stumbled on Papa Ole's by accident and glad we did. Teri Beef was excellent along with Teri Chicken and Pork platters. The larger plates with plenty of meat, rice and macaroni salad should fill anyone up at a reasonable price. One of our group ordered...More

Thank Brewser111
Reviewed 20 September 2017

It's not really a "four-star restaurant," but ranked against breakfast options it deserves that kind of praise. It's a simple place: Walk in, read the menu behind the counter, order, sit and wait for delivery, inside or out. I considered ordering the full "spam and...More

Thank alsolly
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

It becomes clearly obvious that this area of North Shore is in desperate need of some decent mid-range restaurants. After looking at all of them in this area we reluctantly chose this one. In short, try McDonalds instead. This is not a restaurant in any...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner and heard the kalbi was good but they were out so ordered the sautéed shrimp but it was a bit bland for me. There is seating outside where I saw families eating. Prices are pretty reasonable so I might try this place...More

Thank glitterbugs
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The teriyaki chicken meal is to die for. The mac salad omg! Im salivating just thinking about it. We stopped by on our way back to Waikiki from Turtle bay. Great idea for lunch after a good swim. I loved the food but I would...More

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23 January 2015|
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Response from Mrs. A | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is from 7 to 11 a.m. only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Polynesian, Hawaiian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Kamehameha Hwy, Hauula, Oahu, HI 96717
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Hauula
  • Phone Number: +1 808-293-2292
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