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The Banana Hut

$$ - $$$American, , Hawaiian
621 5th St, Eureka, CA 95501-1014
+1 707-444-3447
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“kalua pig” (23 reviews)
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American, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
621 5th St, Eureka, CA 95501-1014
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Banana Hut is a must on the North Coast!! Right in the center of town. Enjoy a step into the island vibe here! kalua Pig with a side of rice with gravy is a delight you will not forget, and the coconut shrimp, super big...More

Thank Doreen Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

such great staff and food came fast.great place and nice and clean inside BR very nice also........good parking etc

Thank rick p
TheBusboy, Owner at The Banana Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Rick! Thanks very much for such a positive review. We will strive to maintain a great experience. Mahalo!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This wonderful little semi-Tiki Hawaiian place quickly became my favourite restaurant in Eureka once we discovered it in summer 2016. They did a good job putting a Tiki/Hawaiian decor in the little place, they have great service, and they have outstanding food, in particular the...More

Thank jenedc2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best comparison I can make is when my family and I traveled to the islands and my wife's Auntie Lorena made dinner. Great memories brought on by great food at the Banana Hut! Don't miss it when passing thru Eureka. Great food with attentive...More

Thank cndw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As always, great customer service and great tasking food. Love the variety and quick service. Keep it up!

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is always awesome. The service is excellent and the atmosphere is relaxed and easy going. I would recommend The Banana Hut to anyone looking for a nice, simple place with great food.

Thank Tinklover8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm from the Big Island, and love coming to the Banana Hut! I love the food and the aloha spirit! I love their fish dishes, and the deep fried musubi - in fact, I haven't had anything I didn't like and I've been coming to...More

Thank revangelica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the short ribs and my wife had the coconut shrimp. Both were very good. The pineapple gravy on the side was good over the rice. The macaroni salad ws OK but could use more spice and crunch.

Thank footloosefogey
TheBusboy, Owner at The Banana Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Aloha! Glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at the Banana Hut! Hopefully we will see you again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

This restaurant has wonderful food and a nice atmosphere. I love their Kalua Pig, Ribs, BBQ Beef and Coconut Shrimp. Their lunch prices are good for what you get but their dinner prices seem rather high for not much more food.

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We have often visited my son and his family who live on the Windward Coast of Oahu, and after many visits over the past 20 years we have tried and enjoyed all the many varieties of cuisine available in Hawaii, from the "Local kine" luau...More

TheBusboy, Owner at The Banana Hut, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Aloha! I'm sorry to hear your fish was dry. We are always glad to re-do any meal that isn't up to your satisfaction. It sounds like you were visiting from out of town, so when you do pass through this way again, we would love...More

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Response from Lindsey H | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 5th St, Eureka, CA 95501-1014
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Eureka
  • Phone Number: +1 707-444-3447
The Banana Hut Hawaiian BBQ bring authentic island cuisine to the Mainland, in a fun, festive atmosphere. Lunch comes in a big and small kine plates lunches. We offer all the local Hawaiian favorites including slow roasted kalua pig, sweet and tender pineapple ribs, lau lau, loco moco, kalbi ribs, chicken katsu, saimin noodles and of course spam musubi. Lunch starts at eleven in the morning. Dinner is served daily from five to nine in the evening. More extensive menu at Dinner.
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