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Kawamata Seafood

26881 Camino de Estrella, Dana Point, CA 92624
+1 949-248-1914
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“poke bowl” (3 reviews)
“seaweed salad” (2 reviews)
“brown rice” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Hawaiian, Fast food, Asian
26881 Camino de Estrella, Dana Point, CA 92624
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent spot for fresh poke. Great for takeout. Very busy, for a reason!! We love the ahi poke. The large is great to share.

Thank donnajo53
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Authentic, tasty, fresh, affordable, no atmosphere, perfect 😃 great spot with no hype. Not a sit down restaurant, but great for a quick bite.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Small, nondescript location. Nothing trendy or stylish. Not much seating. Just fresh, simple poke bowl choices and everything tasted great! Seaweed salad, fresh ahi and salmon. Prices are very reasonable. Great stuff!

Thank moguloney
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I went based on the recommendation of a buddy. We are both frequent visitors to the Hawaiian islands. Tired of the trendy, overdone and poorly done Poke option that have taken over as the latest food fashion, I was happy to learn that true Hawaiian...More

Thank Steve_N_018
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I Googled options for poke while staying in Dana Point. I took an Uber to get here; don't let the non-descript neighborhood setting fool you. This place is heaven on earth for fresh and delicious poke. The serving size is very generous and price is...More

Thank cstallwitz
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Wow, we are sooooooooooo happy with this place! I've not yet had a less than awesome meal here. The fish is flawless, sauces are great, and bases are too. Definitely a fantastic place for poke aficionados that don't want to go to a chain (YIKES).

Thank OCDoc
Reviewed 30 July 2016

My whole family loves this place. You can come after the beach, with sand on your feet, because it is this casual. The food is delicious, it's fresh, it's tasty, right size portions, not expensive, perfect for a quick healthy lunch. There is usually a...More

Thank sheilafajl
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Walk, don't drive! There is no parking. But the poke bowl was wicked delicious. My friends live close by and told me there is no oven, microwave or heating appliance in the joint. It's raw and amazing!

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Awesome take out poke bowls. You get to choose the size, protein, sauce and accompaniment so that you end up with your own customized bowl. Seafood and vegetables were fresh. Flavors were good in all of the sauces. Price is affordable. So much better than...More

Thank Carrons
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Kawamata sets the bar for any poke experience moving forward. Portions were generous and everything was super fresh. I ordered the salmon (spicy mayo) with avocado and imitation crab...I ordered the small size and it was definitely plenty of food...but if you're a big eater...More

Thank Jason563
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26881 Camino de Estrella, Dana Point, CA 92624
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: +1 949-248-1914
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