Food quality is good, service so so. Ask to sit outside on the patio since it is quite warm inside without AC.
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This restaurant sits on the edge of Liliuokalani Gardens, a japanese themed garden. Their food is great and the staff are really friendly. Their crab cakes are out of this world. The view on the lanai overlooks Hilo Bay. Enjoy life in Paradise.
Just stopped in for a drink, so can't speak for the food. The location sits nicely overlooking the bay and is elevated for great view of you choose to sit outside. The Island Elixir was a great choice and well-balanced. Excellent negroni, highly recommended!
Friends had gift cards so we made a get together night out. It is such a nice, clean and bustling place. Atmosphere and scenery is great. Seeing the sunset behind Mauna Kea is a sight to see. Great service and good was terrific. Started off...More
As local residents we dine at Hilo Bay Cafe every few months and have done so since their old location. The food has always been consistently delicious. The wait staff is usually excellent. The view of Hilo Bay is relaxing. The overall setting, inside or...More
Had heard a lot about this place and was stoked to try it. Liked it but did not live up to the hype. Fish was fresh but limited and I get better in California. Cauliflower was totally amazing and worth the visit. Wife had "surf...More
Settled overlooking the bay, this is a great place for a nice meal. The fish and chips were amazing, with thick pieces of ahi. Cocktails were great too. The outdoor seating was very pleasant and the staff was very attentive. Probably the best dinner location...More
My family and I had dinner at this restaurant. The food was good and of a high standard, however the service was not good. The Waiter was very arrogant and was unhelpfully when ask to explain the menu. Listening and watching his service to other...More
The view of the bay is an important part of the experience so do your darnedest to get seating on the balcony. We had an outstanding lunch: two sliders (They come one beef and one catch of the day) with a side of jicama slaw...More