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UNCLE Bobo's Smoked BBQ

51-480 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaaawa, Oahu, HI 96730-9809
+1 808-237-1000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (17 reviews)
All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
51-480 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaaawa, Oahu, HI 96730-9809
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect little stop this side of the island. Good food, nice local atmosphere and adorable couple inside striving to make everything great.

Thank distancerunner20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing cheese burger, excellent ginger lemonade served outside at the side of the road. One of the best burgers I've ever had.

Thank Mike_Van_Dyck
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped whilst passing by as seen great reviews and it was just as expected... very simple but so delicious. Staff were very friendly would definitely recommend (:

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A tiny place off Kaaawa Beach. Looks like a small house. If you go too fast you will miss it. Excellent beach eating. Husband and wife run this place. Very friendly Aloha spirit. Whatever you order YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED. Check it out.

Thank Warren G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We found this barbecue place because we had to stop for gas, and it was right next door. Since we were staying right down the road, we decided to come back for lunch the next day, and we were glad we did. Everyone had something...More

Thank angelaw919
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon Uncle Bobo's and the Mrs. It was the best find on our road trip around Oahu. Do not miss it as they are delightful and great chefs! The brisket was to die for and the ribs were the tenderest I have ever...More

Thank ejzip
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This is a little place on a very busy road, right across the street from the beach. It appears to be run by a family and on the day we visited, only two people were working. So don't expect fast service (but this is Hawaii...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Really enjoyed the BBQ. I got the brisket sandwich and garlic potato wedge fries. I will dream about it tonight! :) The bread was amazing, you could tell it was homemade. :)

Thank Rachel I
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Had a .beef brisket plate with beans and rice. More food than I could eat for ten bucks. Brisket well smoked with a nice smoke ring. A "hole in the wall" kind of place, which I like. Limited parking and the toilets are in the...More

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Set your expectations appropriately and you may love it too. Uncle Bobo's is a little hole in the wall - a bit run down, small and not much seating. Kind of typical Oahu plate lunch atmosphere. BUT it has great food prepared with care and...More

Thank star33star
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51-480 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaaawa, Oahu, HI 96730-9809
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kaaawa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-237-1000
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