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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” (461 reviews)
“loco moco” (144 reviews)
“hash” (56 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We just love to find small local places to try and this was worth the drive to beautiful Waimea. Massive quantities so you might want to share. The pancakes & Hawaiian Sweetbread French Toast were unbelievable!

Thank AZ1958
Reviewed 5 days ago

I go there every few weeks for a treat. Cash only. Be hungry when you get there, because the portions are big. The food is great, the people are friendly and the prices are very good.

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing. Loved everyrhing about this place - good, friendly service, huge portions, delicious food at reasonable price. A+.

Thank Jed H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the epitome of a great diner with huge portions, quality food, great service, and great staff. We were sick of the overpriced resort food and made the 30 minute drive from the Waikoloa area to Waimea and had possibly my favorite meal from...More

Thank Strommc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

you better be hungry as Hawaiian Style Cafe delivers huge portions of perfectly prepared food. Pancakes are incredible, eggs perfect, as was everything including service. Fair Prices, outstanding local breakfast.

Thank 1jojo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a veggie omelet and it was outstanding. My better half had an omelet as well (I don’t recall which one) and got the pancakes with it and it was the first time I can recall that he couldn’t finish a meal. Food was...More

Thank MsLazyboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go here when you're really hungry and can handle carbs galore. The place is popular with locals and a tourist attraction at the same time. Try (once!) the loco moco. No-one can eat her all the time, but it's a wonderful occasional experience.

Thank Nicholson W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been going to the Hawaiian Style Cafe for many years now, and the place hasn't changed a bit. I always get the macadamia nut pancakes and they are terrific, especially with the coconut syrup. You can't go wrong with the Hawaiian Style Cafe.

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small little place in a strip mall. Almost unnoticeable. But so worth noticing. Be aware that the pancakes are huge and all are absolutely delicious. One is a meal by itself, but get both and take some home. The chicken fried steak is great as...More

Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food & great service. The steak and eggs was awesome. The pancakes that come with your dish are comically huge. NOTE: They don’t accept credit cards but there is an ATM inside.

Thank DHUtah
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30 August 2015|
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, 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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