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Hawaiian Style Cafe

65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
+1 808-885-4295
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (518 reviews)
“loco moco” (154 reviews)
“hash” (63 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found this little cafe on our way back from hiking today. Good food and very reasonable prices, especially for a family. Large portion sizes!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fegan14
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great place for breakfast . Huge portions at great prices. Cash only which is only com. But they do have an ATM.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Claudia K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not much to say but this is a must stop to eat. Cash only but soooo worth it. The food was absolutely delicious, everything was cooked to perfection the service was great. You will have a wait but stick it out you will not experience...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank akfireman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Local style food delivered in a warm environment at good prices. My son had the loco moco which was out of this world. A lot of loco mocos are just gloppy grease fests but this one was fantastic. Local grass fed beef patties, perfectly cooked...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 522markd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was referred here by a local and definitely you have to be hungry to eat here as the portions are huge. Food is great and I would recommend trying the LOCO Moco Big Moc as it has it all. Only caveat is be prepared to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank david c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just silly good food. The portions are ginormous so you better be hungry. The guy from man vs food would have a hard time eating the pancakes. The loco moves are extremely flavorful. Great local place. We drove from waikola and glad we did. Parking...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Plague4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing local little restaurant that, while the service is a little slow but very friendly, it is definitely worth waiting for the food!! The pancakes are ginormous and delicious!!! Definitely recommend!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bikinigirlhawaii
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing! Super delicious food, huge portion s, amazingly welcoming staff, and great prices! They welcomed in our family of 6 immediately for late breakfast early lunch and I got the Da Tita Mok, but I really wanted to try the Kalua Pork....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kanit D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to the Big Island three times and NEVER miss a breakfast here. I don't know what it is but the gravy is the BEST anywhere. I mean, ever. Lol Hubby thinks the burgers taste better than anyplace else, too. Glad to see that...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CravingAdventure
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

When you are in Hawaii why not eat Hawaiian food! It's not a tourist spot and it's a basic place without a ton of fancy things to make it pretty. But - dont let that fo you. The food is fantastic and at a low...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank travelfromIdaho
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Response from Sooogoodjelly | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I know they open at 7am till about 12 or 1pm. .....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-4295
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