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Casablanca Restaurant

19 Hoolai St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2632
+1 808-262-8196
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (5 reviews)
“lentil soup” (4 reviews)
“eggplant” (5 reviews)
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Moroccan, African, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
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19 Hoolai St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2632
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Reviews (76)
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked away in a quaint corner at the edge of Kailua, this restaurant packs a wallop. The prix fixe dinner runs about $40 but it is well worth every dollar. The air staff washes your hands in rose water then serves you heaping bowls of...More

Thank Randall S
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We were looking for a fun dining experience for the evening and were very excited to see a Moroccan restaurant right there in Kailua (not having to drive to Honolulu is a plus!). Friendly staff seated us at a low round table in a corner...More

Thank bmason
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

It is next to a laundromat which is not an auspicious beginning. But inside is Casablanca. The food is good especially for vegetarians. It's comfortable like a living room.

Thank John A
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Wanted to try this place for a while so took a friend who was visiting on her last night. We had the price fix menu and was sorely disappointed. We had the lamb tajine with eggplant. If you know Moroccan food you would expect the...More

Thank Marc_and_Kim_Z
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I miss when the place was separated between two buildings and had more of a harem feel. I also miss the service and the family actually being there to supervise. It's not the same. The food is alright.

Thank Excaliburhope
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Fun night at Casablanca. Had not been in years.. fun to go with large group and BYOB. Service above average and friendly. Soup and appetizers were lovely but entrees were average. Just not enough flavor. I would go again bc the ambiance and overall atmosphere...More

Thank LTVL
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were invited here for a private party. The food and service were very good. be prepared to sit on the floor or on the sofas. The lentil soup was outstanding.

Thank 299michaele
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The food and service were excellent! I didn't expect to like it much when my son told me it was Moroccan and don't usually like a "minimum price" but it was very good and unusual food. The rack of lamb was amazing and the pickled...More

Thank Peggy1023
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I always get the lamb brochettes. For some reason Im always satisfied. They are always consistent. The beef pie with powdered sugar is awesome. I just wish I didn't have to share!

Thank darrenkmiyamoto
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We have lived in Kailua 20 years, before that we lived in Kaneohe. I CAN'T BELIEVE why we never had the Casablanca Experience until 2 nights ago, because they have been there forever. I never ever expected food that was so delicious and flavors that...More

Thank DougCorrea
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Hoolai St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2632
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-262-8196
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