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L & R Drive Inn

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45-582 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, Oahu, HI 96744-1944
+1 808-247-8484
Today
06:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat 06:00 - 20:30
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Kaneohe
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

This "greasy spoon" is a no frills plate lunch stop with an enormous menu of regular selections like Beef Stew, Chicken Katsu and Fried Mahi Mahi. They also have daily specials handwritten on a board which supplement their long list of entrees. Their menu shows creativity and savvy understanding of "local" tastes. There are at least 10 combo plates listed... More 

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Ashburn, Virginia
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

L&L is just okay. If there's another plate lunch restaurant nearby go there. The food is just okay. Loco Moco was just okay. Most of the other dishes are greasy and tasteless. Go to Zippys if you want quick plate lunch. Better yet go to Rainbows. It's the one of the oldest and best!

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1 Thank Glenn F
kailua, hawaii
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

I usually get the mini's. Lots of food for the price. I like the chicken katsu, chicken cutlet, Bbq chicken. Or if the specials are good I'll get that. Black Bean chicken, mapo tofu, and even breakfast for lunch (2 eggs, bacon and rice)

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1 Thank islandcruizer
Kaneohe
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

Located in a small strip mall with tight parking. Delicious, Good quality plate lunches, Very Reasonable Prices. Take-out diner. Come here for the food, not the landscaping. There is no landscaping. It's a strip mall. If you compare everything to California, it might be better to just stay in California. If you want to experience Hawaiian plate lunch, This Is... More 

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1 Thank Mae O
Mission Viejo, California
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271 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

family run with no apparent investment in years, full of landscapers, road repair folks and various construction workers. Nothing special.

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1 Thank marc c
Kaneohe, Hawaii, USA
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311 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

Love there fried rice. Some of the best around. This si a great little hole in the wall comparable to L and L

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1 Thank Mark M
Kaneohe, Hawaii
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108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2012

This is probably one of the cheapest plate lunches around. But they are very good. I like the mochiko chicken and my husband likes the mixed plates. Lot's of food. Check the specials.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Cuisine
Hawaiian
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 20:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45-582 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, Oahu, HI 96744-1944
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kaneohe
  • Phone Number: +1 808-247-8484

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?