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Keneke's

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Polynesian, Hawaiian, Fast food
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41-857 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1626
+1 808-259-9800
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07:00 - 19:00
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California, Maryland
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Went to Keneke's after a long day of hiking and hitting the beach and the food hit the spot. And then to top it off I would suggest getting a Shave Ice w/ice cream on the bottom of the cup and have it snow capped.....You will thank me later!!!

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1 Thank 22Below
Sausalito, California
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82 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Good plate lunches .... fishes are grilled fresh the way you like...SABA Mackerel one of the best when available Mini Plate good for 1 person. Regular good for 2 ....take extras back to hotel or feed the homeless Don't be put off by indoor seating flys......they can't take the heat either. Best to sit out in the sun to avoid... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Definitely a good local spot, looks run down on the outside but they have some great food. After a long day of swimming Kaneohe it is great to hit this spot for some good mops.

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2 Thank nlconner1927
Honolulu, Hawaii
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great spot to pick up a inexpensive plate lunch on your way to the beach. Recommend bringing your lunch to watch the waves at Makapu'u Beach

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2 Thank Jeremiah R
Newport Beach, California
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156 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a shack. We went to Waimanalo Beach and were exhausted. We ordered mahi mahi lunch special and Kalbi. Everything was tasty and prepared with attention. But we had to eat it in our car because the flies were annoying in the Linai. I would go back! Everything was half price of Waikiki Beach. The shaved ice was... More 

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2 Thank Karen J
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131 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We had our late lunch here after our short snorkel in hanauma bay, it is an interesting place, the wall are covered with graffiti which are verses from the bible. So my husband and I shared the adobo rice and I also had the garlic chicken, for me the adobo chicken is good. Very tasty and flavorful. The fries was... More 

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3 Thank Mary Ann T
Waimanalo, Hawaii
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Perfect Plate Lunch place with good value. They have all the originals BBQ Chicken etc... a plate lunch will fee you for lunch and dinner and comes with a drink.

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3 Thank MielipideP
Kailua, Hawaii
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here over the years but always order the same thing -- the Kalua pig sandwich, then take it next door to the beach. I never went inside so I didn't know about the scriptures although I knew the owners were Christian. For me, that's another reason to give them my business! I read the reviews and hope they... More 

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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

They catered a dinner for our group and oh my how it was good. It was a blue plate special buffet on steroids. The Kalua park was fabulous as was the Mac salad and coleslaw. The chicken was also tasty.

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3 Thank Ron T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Yummy food we did 3 meat combo plate specials tons off food but so yummy daughter had snow cones and we all for macadamia nut ice cream yummy. Boy manage to eat all ice cream with out single bite of the cone new talent

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Polynesian, Hawaiian, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41-857 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1626
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Waimanalo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-259-9800

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?