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King's Hawaiian The Local Place Bakery & Cafe

18605 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3826
+1 310-523-3233
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (13 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“musubi” (2 reviews)
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18605 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3826
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting from Toronto, Canada my relatives insisted we go to King's Hawaiian the Local Place for dessert after dinner. I tried the pineapple dole soft serve twist. Absolutely delicious, tart, sour, sweet and enjoyable. The cakes were moist and delicious.

Thank yorkie1552
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I usually come here for cake desserts. Light, not too sweet, and some have fresh fruits in it. If you like cake desserts but don't want to risk putting on too many pounds, this is a good place to be. I also ate the musubi...More

Thank AngyChin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small menu with decent prices. French toast is to die for. Best I ever had in a restaurant. Order at counter and seat yourself. Indoor and outdoor tables. Very comfortable. Did I mention the French toast??

Thank pengeary
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We went here because we love King's Hawaiian rolls. Imagine our surprise to learn none of the meals come with one! My salad was pre-packaged and my son's chicken nuggets were hard as a rock. If this is the #2 rated in the area to...More

Thank Hunnicutts
Reviewed 14 July 2017

When the wife was working close by, we'd occasionally frequent The Local Place and always received a delicious meal and great service. Well, we finally returned (the wife has been retired for 4 years already!) and everything was as good as we remembered!!! We each...More

Thank steversjunk2016
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I'm here at least once a week. Usually get the Miso Salmon Bowl or Kalua Pork Sandwich. Bakery items are a nice plus.

Thank N3924PIcindys
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Was just here yesterday - love that my daughter can get saimin, and I can get something else. Have a great bakery (selection depends on the days - they get the baked goods from the main bakery on Sepulveda), and fast, quick option.

Thank LAWoman_2011
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Sorry!! I wanted to give great review but prices higher, service is slow, and for some reason they are no longer friendly here. Sad as it used to be a fun stop near the 405

Thank paul b
Reviewed 7 May 2017

great food, first time to the little one, prefer the big restaurant in Torrance. nice folk, good food, great bread. stop in if in the area

Thank mike m
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Every time we pass by on the 405, we make a quick stop at Kings Hawaiian Local Place for a mixed plate ... sometimes to eat in or sometimes take out to bring home for dinner later. Generous servings are always provided making the Local...More

Thank Daniel B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18605 S Western Ave, Gardena, CA 90248-3826
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-523-3233
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