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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” (178 reviews)
“rice balls” (23 reviews)
“bento box” (25 reviews)
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2427 Kuhio Ave, 2nd Floor, Mitsuwa Market Place, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3301
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A small chain but comfy Japanese place. It's known for the small portion of Spam Musubi, like 御飯糰 but better flavor. They put precook spam and bacon on top of rice and wrapped around with seaweed. It stated " cafe " , but you will...More

Thank Yini H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Who woulda ever though Spam could be so good but we especially love the other specials like Ahi Poke Bowl. It's only as big as our kitchen at home but boy do they make good food. Most people take out to the beach. There are...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this place, small , very affordable and very busy. The food is excellent, the staff very friendly and helpful. So many great things on the menu , really really tasty at an affordable price.

Thank wegelagerer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Little hole in the wall ok not great, rice balls with salmon or spam, cold sort of fried chicken,udon

Thank Gene G
Reviewed 13 December 2017

First time trying spam musubi and it was great!! Highly recommend. I even ate mine about 8 hours later on the plane and it tasted just as good :)

Thank juhimoon
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Lots of great selection of Musubi. Such a yummy healthy alternative for breakfast or a snack. It’s made fresh and is nice and warm when you get it.

Thank moomootraveller
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We stayed at Park Heights so it's literally across the street. The open fairly early so I stop by and get a musubi on the way to the beach every morning. They have pre-made spam musubi's, but their best items are made to order musubi's...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Walked past this place several times so had to check it out. It's a great little sushi place which is very popular. Great food, great service.

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We ate here a couple times for a musubi snack. They are made fresh and were very tasty. We got the salmon & spicy chicken musubi.

Thank SBCATraveler
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Get there early this place gets very busy especially at dinner time. Some nights there was 80 people lined up out the front to get in. Lunchtime is not that bad. Very cheap and very good . Would go back for sure

Thank Brad S
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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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Average prices
US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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