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Hilo Burger Joint

) #14 of 191 Restaurants in Hilo $$ - $$$ American, Bar, Pub
776 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4235
+1 808-935-8880
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (219 reviews)
“fries” (59 reviews)
“beef” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
776 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4235
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Your tastebuds explode with so many choices and flavors. We loved it and it was reasonably priced. Warm and friendly staff and such a cute and warm place. ( btw, the owner is a Green Bay Packer fan with cheese head hats and all) Coming...More

Thank annworwa
Reviewed 4 days ago

The extensive menu has so many yummy burger choices, I've tried several and love them all! They also have a very large selection of draft beer from light to dark. Well worth the visit.

Thank apollokalele
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so happy to find out they serve a handmade vegan burger here!! It was delicious!! They also had a great selection of burgers for my husband and son who eat meat LOL They also have a great drink menu. Service was really good....More

Thank Raelyn922
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited twice this trip...once for dinner and once for lunch. Our food was consistently good. Our orders were right regarding temperature and as I like crispy fries, they were done well both times. If this were food only - rated at five all day....More

Thank SoCalSchmedley
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Went into a half empty bar, ordered x2 burgers and a side of fries to go. 30mins later we were still waiting at the bar for our order.. Saw other people who just arrived getting their meals before us - Got fed up and asked...More

Thank GlobeTrotter1404
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

After several recommendations, we decided to see what all the hype was about. After all, how good can a burger be? DAMN DELICIOUS!!!! That's how good! Warm, welcoming staff and great family atmosphere to boot.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The quality of the beef on the Big Island is unmatched. Grass feed and fresh. Because of this, the burger selection here is outstanding. You just have to go to the Hilo Burger Joint at least once. Parking is difficult. Park across the street at...More

Thank Spartan61
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome, Awesome and Awesome! Food, service, entertainment and price, you can't beat. We were looking for a great local burger joint and this is it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great burgers and beer selection, with some choices from local breweries. A good place to eat after a day out touring.

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is in Hilo, parking is a bit tough to find but the host there pointed us towards some good free parking. There is a great beer selection and a ton of different kinds of burgers. Service was great and fast. They were attentive to...More

Thank Karissa E
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Confirming you show NFL games starting at 7 am on Sunday mornings ? Thanks, Steve
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Response from Russel R | Reviewed this property |
It was later in afternoon when we stopped in for their great burgers that they put the Brewer Baseball game on. Not sure about football as we were there in March, but they will accommodate you. Great staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 776 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4235
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-935-8880
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