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Happa Restaurant

1641 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Ste 8, Gardena, CA 90247-3232
+1 310-323-8890
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Oct 2014
“Nothing fancy”
19 Oct 2013
“Real Hawaii-Style Local Food”
Open Now
Japanese, American, Hawaiian
$$ - $$$
1641 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Ste 8, Gardena, CA 90247-3232
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Reviewed October 27, 2014

Limited menu, nothing fancy, very traditional japanese food, Looks more homemade cooking more than a restaurant, very cheap on price so can't complain at all.

Thank pmedic3718
Reviewed October 19, 2013

For those of you looking for authentic, hawaii-homestyle meals, Happa's is the place to go. Forget about the so-called "Hawaiian BBQ" joints owned by people who know nothing about Hawaii and probably have never been to Hawaii, less cook true Hawaii cuisine. Happa's features some...More

Thank Cooking_Hawaiian
Reviewed May 8, 2012

My friends in Gardena told me that this was the closest to authentic Hawaiian local food in the South Bay. Unfortunately, my expectations were not met. I had the sweet sour spareribs. While the ribs were tender, there was no sweet sour taste. My daughter...More

1  Thank DT808
Reviewed March 17, 2012

I especially like the miso cod and braised beef. Everything is Good

Thank G K
Reviewed July 28, 2011

The food is always delicious and the service is great!

Thank dinkopal
Reviewed August 17, 2010

Excellent food and friendly service. Appears to be a family owned and operated establishment with the wait staff happy to wait on their guests.

1  Thank Bob Az
Reviewed January 25, 2009

The Rib Eye Steak is heavenly, their Poke is fresh, their Chicken is ono, ............you know what everything is good. You gotta eat at Happas to really know what I mean. No waste time, go now.

1  Thank leoo69
Reviewed March 15, 2007

Went to Happas a while ago on a trip and tried the beef stew, short ribs, chicken wings, and poke. Really recommend the poke which is fresh and tasty. But everything that my family and I had was good. Nice friendly environment. If you miss...More

1  Thank maka4956
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anchorage, ak
Reviewed January 13, 2006

Daily specials change everyday. But love the braised short ribs, and the Hawaiian style tuna poke. Great flavors and good sized portions at reasonable prices. They have recently opened a full bar with karaoke.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1641 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Ste 8, Gardena, CA 90247-3232
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-323-8890
Happa restaurant is located inside New Gardena Hotel. Hawaiian+Japanese family style dining + Full bar lounge. Large banquet room is available for big parties and family events.
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