Muslim Resource Guide
Muslim Association of Hawaii (MAH) & Islamic Center of Honolulu ( www.iio.org) The Muslim Association of Hawaii website contains useful information including prayer schedules and locations, mosque events, and links to news articles featuring Muslims.
1935 Aleo Place Contact: Hakim Ouansafi
Honolulu, HI 96822 Hakim.firstname.lastname@example.org
(808) 947-6263, ext 03 (808) 478-7788
P.O. Box 11011, Honolulu, HI 96828
EWC participants requesting transport to the mosque in Manoa for the noon prayer session on Friday from the EWC should contact Mosque Transport Coordinator: Muzamil Yahia ( email@example.com or (808) 797-1949)
MARKETS (listed from closest to farthest from the EWC)
Down to Earth Natural Foods & Lifestyle
2525 S. King St. Honolulu, HI 96826 (808) 947-7678
(walking distance from EWC or accessible via The Bus) www.downtoearth.org
~ Specializes in organic produce and vegetarian/vegan products. Down to Earth also has a restaurant that serves vegetarian dishes.
2357 S. Beretania St. #A Honolulu, HI 96826 (808) 888-2277
(walking distance from EWC or accessible via the JCC Rainbow Shuttle) Mon – Sat (10 am – 8 pm), Sun (10 am – 6 pm)
Open on Veteran’s Day & Thanksgiving www.indiamarkethawaii.com
~ India Market sells halal chicken, goat, lamb and frozen food.
Whole Foods - Kahala
4211 Waialae Ave #2000 Honolulu, HI 96816 (808)738-0820
7:00 am to 10:00 pm daily
801 Kaheka St. Honolulu, HI 96814 (808) 973-4800
(walking distance from Ala Moana Shopping Center/accessible by The Bus) www.donquijotehawaii.com
~ Specializes in Asian food. They sometimes have halal meat.
Costco (Hawaii Kai)
333 Keahole Street
Honolulu, HI 96825 (808) 396-5538
(located in East Oahu and accessible by car or The Bus)
Mon – Fri (10 am – 8:30 pm), Sat (9:30 am – 6 pm), Sun (10 am – 6 pm) www.costco.com
~ Costco sells their products in bulk. They sometimes have halal meat (call first). Membership is required.
HALAL FOOD RESTAURANTS (listed from closest to farthest from the EWC)
2509 S. King St. Honolulu, HI 96826 (808) 951-7447
(walking distance from EWC or The Bus) Mon – Sun (5 pm – 10 pm) www.cafemaharanihawaii.com
~ This restaurant only serves dinner. They can prepare halal dishes if ordered in advance. Delivery to EWC Lincoln Hall can also be arranged via Room Service in Paradise, Inc., www.941- DINE.com (Lincoln Hall’s zip code is 96822) . This is suggested for multiple orders for dinner since there is a flat $7.50 delivery fee + driver gratuity. See your welcome packet for restaurant menus.
2469 South King St.
Honolulu, HI 96815 (808) 941-1313
(walking distance from EWC or The Bus) Mon – Sat (11 am – 9:30 pm)
Open on Veteran’s day. Closed on Thanksgiving.
Contact: Ahmad and Ako (owners) at Ramadanahmad13@yahoo.com or firstname.lastname@example.org 808-688-7117 (Ahmad) or 808-688-6525 (Ako)
Honolulu Magazine feature on Da Spot: http://www.honolulumagazine.com/Honolulu-Magazine/Biting-Commentary/June-2011/Time- to-hit-Da-Spot/
~ Da Spot is owned by a Muslim man named Ahmad. The majority of their menu is halal (some chicken dishes are not). If you cater through them, you can ask for a menu with 100% halal food. Da Spot also has a Lunch Wagon on UH Campus.
Café Taj Mahal
3036 Waialae Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816 (808) 732-6496
(walking distance from EWC, Waialae Avenue Rainbow Shuttle, or The Bus) Mon – Sun (11:00 am - 2:00 pm & 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
~ This Indian restaurant serves halal lamb.
79 Pauahi St Honolulu, HI 96817 (808) 286-0110
Mon – Fri (10:00 am – 3:00 pm)
~ This Middle Eastern/Mediterranean restaurant serves halal lamb.
1137 11th Avenue, Suite 205 Honolulu, HI 96816
(808) 735-1122 (Owner: Suman)
(walking distance from EWC, Waialae Avenue Rainbow Shuttle, or The Bus) Tues - Fri (11:00 am – 2:00 pm)
Mon – Sun (5:00 pm – 10:00 pm)
This Indian restaurant provides halal lamb but EWC catered halal chicken from them once.
1694 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96826 (808) 949-3540 (accessible by The Bus)
Mon – Sun: (11 am – 3 pm & 4 pm - 9:30 pm) www.aminapizzeria.com
~ Amina Pizzeria is owned by a Muslim woman named Mina. Halal dishes include pizza, spaghetti, sandwiches, and some chicken dishes.
1028 Nuuanu Ave
Honolulu, HI 96813 (808) 554-3847 (accessible by The Bus)
Mon – Thurs (11:00 am – 9:30 pm) Fri – Sat (11:00 am – 10:30 pm) http://kanzamanhawaii.com/
~ This Moroccan/Lebanese/Mediterranean restaurant provides halal meat if order in advance.
1116 Bishop St Honolulu, HI 96813
Phone number (808) 550-8443 (accessible by The Bus)
Mon- Fr (10:00 am – 5:30 pm) http://www.leostaverna.com/
~ Assortment of halal dishes available.
Olive Tree Café
4614 Kilauea Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816 (808) 737-0303 (accessible by The Bus)
Mon – Sun (5:00 pm – 10:00 pm)
~ This Greek/Mediterranean restaurant serves halal lamb.
KOSHER FOOD RESTAURANTS
3133 Waialae Ave. Honolulu, Hawaii 96816 (808) 744-4222
(walking distance from EWC or Waialae Avenue Rainbow Shuttle) Mon – Fri: 10:30am – 8:30pm; Sat: 12pm – 8pm http://www.shalohapita.com/
~ Middle eastern cuisine with a Hawaiian twist.
Downbeat Diner and Lounge
42 N. Hotel St. Honolulu, Hawaii 96817 +1 (808) 533-2328 (accessible by The Bus)
~ Serves American diner fare with vegan and vegetarian options on almost every menu item
Mary’s Mediterranean Kitchen
1151 Mapunapuna St., Ste 6 Honolulu, Hawaii 96819 +1 (808) 839-7777 (accessible by car)
~ Traditional Meditterranean and American-based trademark dishes freshly cooked everyday.
VEGAN FOOD RESTAURANTS
Green and Vines
909 Kapiolani Blvd Unit B
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814 +1 (808) 536-9680
Mon – Sat: 11 am – 2pm, 5 pm – 9 pm http://www.e-liciousdishes.com/
1614 S. King St. Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 +1 (808) 373-6465
~Affordable Vietnamese cuisine made vegan, part of the international chain of vegan restaurants opened by followers of Supreme Master Ching Hai.
2239 S. King St. Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 + 1 (808) 951-7555
Mon – Sat: 11am – 9pm, Sun: 11am – 3pm http://www.peacecafehawaii.com/
~Vegan home cooking
Red Ginger Health Café.
2752 Woodlawn Drive Honolulu, Hawaii 96822 +1 (808) 988-0588
Mon – Fri: 8 am – 4 pm, Sat: 7 am – 3pm http://www.redgingerhealthcafe.com/
~Tasteful and healthy meals made from fresh, local ingredients
Simple Joy Vegetarian Cuisine.
1145 S. King St.
Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 +1 (808) 591-9919
~ A family-owned 100% vegan restaurant that serves a wide variety of dishes including pastas, Vietnamese entrees and noodle soups, rice dishes with mock meats, burgers and sandwiches