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Simple Joy Vegetarian Cuisine

1145 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2241
+1 808-591-9919
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pasta” (3 reviews)
“fried rice” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1145 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2241
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Simple Joy does a great job with their vegetarian food. Everything I've had is always so tasty. I have yet to try any of the Italian items.

Thank johnlN8276DY
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This restaurant offers just about every "meat" as a vegetarian alternative. Very nice presentation and remarkably tasty. Only drawback is that they are not using non GMO project verified healthy oils and just about every dish has oil.

Thank melissa S
Reviewed 7 January 2018

A friend and I walked from Waikiki to try this restaurant. It had great reviews on Happy Cow. It is small and plain, as reviews stated and the food was amazing, as reviews stated. Friendly staff. As a vegan it is exciting to look at...More

1  Thank NatalieZ66
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Whether you're a vegetarian or not, you will definitely get hooked on this food! The flavors are right on target and the menu accomodates even the most skeptical carnivores. I am not a believer in mock meats but this restaurant comes the closest to creating...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a wide variety of vegan selections and even gluten & soy free options. Tempura veges to stir fries and coconut curry were all delicious. Recommend this place for it's food even if the exterior is very plain.

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Convenient location, street parking excellent after dark, extensive vegetarian menu, intimate setting, always busy.... We sampled the pad Thai, vegetarian coconut fried rice and yummy tapioca pudding for dessert... the food was flavorful and portions generous. The wait help was very attentive and knowledgeable about...More

Thank Georgialynn D
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

It was nice relaxing restaurant. Many vegan options on menu. I had the yellow curry noodles soup. They have a water bottle on the table. Parking in the back for a couple of cars only. I want to try more menu options. Oriental type food...More

Thank Mimiphonic
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I was there at 3 am,but a long line ,a lot of people . .. Their food was on of the best vegetarian dishes that I have ever had . I liked their dish that was full of fried rice , vegetables and tofu.Staffs were...More

Thank kokab u
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The décor is somewhat plain and the view of the outside is a little obscured. Despite this, the food has textural variety and is just as delicious as any good non-vegetarian restaurant.

Thank EWNL
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The food here is good and you can satisfy your hungry tummy from the dishes they have. The fried rice was ok but that Thai curry is really good. This place tastes closest to the real thing abroad. The waiter is awesome. She usually is...More

Thank Miss E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1145 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96814-2241
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-591-9919
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