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Cafe Maharani

2509 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3101
+1 808-951-7447
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
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“naan” (33 reviews)
“chicken tikka” (5 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2509 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3101
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most awful food ever !!!! Pathetic food !!! We ordered chicken tikka masala , disgusting!!! Then ordered prantha they gave naan and said its prantha!! Really disappointed!!! Never waste time !!!

Thank Manik M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister said, "We need to get there before 5:00 P.M." Why? Because a line starts forming at the door .... it's a not a real big place....but worth the wait. I see that someone gave the place a one star rating....I don't believe that's...More

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

the review is for vegeteranian food: its a poplar restaurant and may have to wait for seating. Small place but aesthetically decorated. Food was good and service is reasonable.

Thank Patekphilippe2015
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The waitress informed us that we could not eat all but two of the main course dishes as they all contained dairy. We were also told we could not eat the sauces which came with the samosas but she would not replace them with other...More

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

When we arrived the restaurant was not very busy, it was easy to find seating, though the seats are very close together/tight. Considering the fact that they were not very busy I see no reason why it took over 15 minutes to take our order,...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Horrible.....don't go by the lines, as very badly located takeaway for Indian food. There is dining there but the ambiance is so bad and outdated, food is horrible, literally animal food. we waiting for an hr , thinking it wll be nice , but so...More

Thank Jobhat
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Took my mom here to show her Indian food for the first time. The whole experience was amazing. The service and atmosphere and especially the food. They had byob so much fun! We will definitely go back again. Even my three old daughter loved the...More

Thank aileaM
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Every dish we had was outstanding. Each was complex with the right ingredients to make it memorable. Probably the best I've had in a long time. It's popular but we were seated quickly. Dishes we loved were dhal, lamb vindaloo, eggplant tikka masala, palak paneer....More

Thank anneue
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I've struggled to find good Indian food on island, so was excited when a buddy to me about this place, which she swore by. Unfortunately, my experience didn't live up to the hype. I ordered the fish masala curry and, while I got a lot...More

Thank Constantly T
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Based on food alone, this is probably one of the best Indian restaurants I've ever been to. All the dishes I've eaten have been outstanding. Flavorful, creamy sauces and fluffy naan. The rice is an absolute highlight of eating here. It has an incredible saffron...More

Thank violingirlamanda
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2509 S King St, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826-3101
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-951-7447
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