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Dave's Plate and Coffee Shack - CLOSED

68-1897 Pua Melia St, Highlands Shopping Center, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5539
+1 808-728-3197
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
5 Mar 2014
29 Dec 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
68-1897 Pua Melia St, Highlands Shopping Center, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5539
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Reviewed 18 June 2013 via mobile

The owner is hilarious and worth the trip here alone! Breakfast is served on paper plates. Very affordable, food is average, but the entertainment value is priceless!

Thank 33423Amy
Reviewed 17 June 2013

All you "inmates" staying at the Waikoloa Beach prison complex (all the hotels and condos) time to escape from the WAY over priced food that ain't very good and head 3-4 miles up the hill to Dave's, just south of Waikoloa VILLAGE. On the mainland...More

3  Thank JohnnySong
Reviewed 15 June 2013

We live on island and after reading the many glowing reviews we decided to try this place. Waikoloa in general is hardly known as a hotbed for fine or even very good dining. Nevertheless we had high hopes when we set out to investigate our...More

6  Thank Karl D
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Stopped by this place 3 times during our stay in the big island. Great food and coffee and the owner is oh so friendly and warm :). We had the katsu moco, hash, spam sandwich and everything was so delicious ! I will definitely go...More

2  Thank MilesCG
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Good food, great price and friendly staff. Try their local food. Breakfast with rice? Try it, it is great!!! They are open Mon-Sat. We stood in their parking lot Sunday with sad faces. We did eat breakfast there four days of the seven. We always...More

Thank JenMichael
Reviewed 27 May 2013

We set out from Kona to find the ultimate Hawaiian lunch and we found it at Dave's Plate. In this unassuming building, we found the most delicious pulled pork sandwich we ate while on the island. The sandwich was fabulous, but what really sent us...More

1  Thank Maryann D
Reviewed 25 May 2013

Staff very friendly, delicious moco loco and pancakes with Portuguese sausage, huge portions, very reasonable price... was an extremely pleasant change from the resort fare we had been having for last few days

Thank CalvinnHobbesnLocke
Reviewed 23 May 2013

We read the reviews on TripAdvisor -- thanks! We would never have found and tried this place otherwise. It looks fairly seedy from the parking lot and not much better inside, although everyone you encounter is so friendly! Because of the reviews, my husband tried...More

Thank Kay K
Reviewed 15 May 2013 via mobile

I read about Dave's plate on trip advisor my trusted source for local ideas while travelling. It's exactly as it was described. Down home Hawaiian local breakfast and. Lunches. Big portions, unique options on menu and the best value. A short drive from the waikaloa...More

1  Thank susannaa2000
Reviewed 13 May 2013

We found this place to be warm and welcoming! The $5 breakfast special can't be beat, and Malcom, the owner, was so friendly! He showed us a map and drew on it places we should find. So, we did! He was super, even sitting down...More

1  Thank suzannejcm
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  • Address: 68-1897 Pua Melia St, Highlands Shopping Center, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5539
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-728-3197
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