The Off-The-Beaten-Path Bakery In Hawaii Where You’ll Find The Most Mouthwatering Malasadas

Malasadas — fluffy Portuguese doughnuts without a hole — are wildly popular throughout the Hawaiian Islands. A crispy golden brown exterior gives way to a soft and chewy inside in flavors like cinnamon sugar; some malasadas are even filled with custard, haupia, lilikoi, and guava. And while many argue that Leonard’s Bakery — the shop that made us fall in love with malasadas — is the best, there are countless other bakeries across the islands that do this magnificent treat justice, including this off-the-beaten-path bakery housed in a food truck.

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Laie Address:

55-370 Kamehameha Highway, Laie, HI 96762

Kahuku Address: 56-565 Kamehameha Highway, Kahuku, HI 96731

Penny’s Malasadas is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. They are closed Sunday. For more information, visit their website or follow them on Facebook. Then, in the comments below, tell us about your favorite underrated bakeries found across the Hawaiian Islands.