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Ola Hawaiian BBQ

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733 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-3290
+1 714-996-3288
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Littleton, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

OLA is in a strip mall right next to the Holiday Inn. It is a little bit of Hawaii plate lunch action in Fullerton, CA. Having spent 12 years in Hawaii, and now living on the East Coast, whenever we visit our son in California we always head to OLA's for a bit of nostalgia. It is what it is.... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2013

Legit island grinds, with great bobas and really good mac salad. Kalbi ribs were tasty, teryaki chicken tender and delicious. BBQ beef had great flavor. Mahalo.

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Troy, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013

I enjoyed the fresh experience of this restraunt. The food variety remnded me of eating in Tiawan. I had a BBQ beef over a bed of rice and vegetables. The food was good and the service was quick.

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California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012

We visited on 8/6. We were greeted by warm alohas as we entered. The young lady behind the counter was very helpful and courteous. Everything we had was delicious and good portions...Spam Musubi, Chicken Katsui, BBQ Mix, Kalbi. We really enjoyed the milk tea boba too! Will visit again every time we're in town.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2012

When you are in the mood for good Pacific Island fast food this is the place. I had a good experience there.

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akron, oh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2012

I always eat here when I come to town. It's next door to my hotel, and the food and staff are fantastic.

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Berkeley, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2011

was staying at a nearby hotel and needed a place for lunch. found Ola Hawaiian BBQ on a whim for hawaiian food. located in a strip mall so look for their name on the mall's signage on the west side of placentia ave. The service was friendly and helpful. when questioned about the difference in the bbq chicken vs the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Barbecue, Asian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 733 N Placentia Ave, Fullerton, CA 92831-3290
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: +1 714-996-3288

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?