Rediscover local-style favorites

A La Carte

February 20, 2022

Story By: Kyle Galdeira | Photos by: ANTHONY CONSILLIO

BBQ Baby Rack Ribs (call for cost, shown with substituted Krazy Rice for additional cost)

From ribs to shrimp, and even delicious poke selections, Kau Kau Grill offers a whole lotta flavor in Mapunapuna.

At Kau Kau Grill, the concept is simple: serve ono food coupled with quick, friendly service. Kau Kau Grill caters to everyone from construction workers and first responders to office workers and nearby residents; even visitors come to eat minutes after touching down at the airport.

Pulehu Short ribs (call for price)

Everything on the Kau Kau Grill menu is made in house, and the freshest ingredients are incorporated. The eatery is known for its local favorites like Garlic Ahi, BBQ Ribs and Pulehu Beef Short Ribs. Plate lunches are served with rice (be sure to substitute Krazy Rice!) and macaroni salad, and are packed with so much tasty food that it’s difficult to close the lid.

Kau Kau Grill offers an array of poke options.

Be sure to try Kau Kau Grill’s new poke selections, including Shoyu Ahi, Spicy Ahi, Hurricane, Shoyu Limu Tako, Shoyu Limu Ahi, Furikake Salmon, Hawaiian-Style Limu Ahi Poke and Sesame Tako Poke. The fresh poke selections are sold by the pound at market prices.

Garlic Ahi (call for cost)

To get the latest prices for the dishes mentioned and to inquire about menu items and catering options, call 808-476-5888 and follow the restaurant on Twitter, Instagram and Yelp (@kaukaugrill).

852 Mapunapuna St, Honolulu, HI 96819

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