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Restaurant Miwa

1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
+1 808-961-4454
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

The restaurant is part of a small shopping center, while there is a sign they are tucked away in the back. Went for a graduation party so we had a set menu, the food was very good and tasty. The wait staff was very attentive...More

Thank wninouye
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Miwa's have been around a long time. It's been a place we go for simple and fast Japanese comfort food. Not much of a tourist attraction, it being kinda hidden in the Hilo Shopping Center away from most go to popular attractions in Hilo. The...More

Thank mamaral808
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We love Japanese food, especially sushi, so we thought we'd try this place out since we were in the area. My husband has been wanting Hamachi kama and they just so happened to have it as a special for dinner. We also ordered a couple...More

Thank Cherilyn D
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here several times because the food is delicious and generously portioned. I've had their Tempura Soba and find it flavored similar to restaurants in Japan. The only negative was that the portions of chicken and pork in their Pork Tofu and Chicken...More

Thank Elnakaz1
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

a friend introduced me to this restaurant on the fly. but I was surprised how ornate the atmosphere and the dishes were arranged. it was a mix of modern service and old japan. what the restaurant offers? the sushi bar can get pricy. they have...More

Thank chuckeedove
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Hard to review without trying the sushi. But the Salmon teriyaki was pretty tasty. The calamari was hands down the worst I've had. I think they got it from Gorton's.

Thank ScotKibbe
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My family was invited by local relatives to meet them at Miwa's for lunch. We arrived a few minutes early, checked in and found that no reservation had been made, so we decided to wait for the rest of the party before being seated (it...More

1  Thank KrisT808
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We hosted a pre-wedding dinner for immediate family and out of town guests. It was a large group of thirty. Food was delivered in a timely manner, tasted great. Personalized service, everyone was satisfied. The coconut pie is to die for. Thanks Restaurant Miwa, excellent...More

1  Thank Garrett M
Reviewed 1 April 2016

I had the deluxe combination dinner plate (3-choices). It was worth the $21.00. My combo was tempura (2-shrimp, 1-sweet potato, 1-zucchini, 1-carrot), thinly sliced ginger pork, and thinly sliced teri beef. It all came in a Japanese compartment box with toss salad (house dressing), salted...More

Thank kisan719
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We took My husbands parents there on our last night visiting them from LA. My In-Laws are regulars there and raved so much about this place that I wanted to visit and it was worth the visit. Food was perfect and the servers were very...More

Thank Jynxie
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-961-4454
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