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Kawaihae Kitchen Take-Out

61-3665 Akoni Pule Hwy # 11C, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7709
+1 808-882-1511
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (7 reviews)
“spicy ahi” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Hawaiian, Japanese, Sushi, Fusion, Healthy
61-3665 Akoni Pule Hwy # 11C, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7709
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Came in right before closing. Service was super friendly. Ordered spicy ahi bowl ...Amazing, fresh, wonderful! Perfect light lunch.

1  Thank MRKTYZ
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Was recommended by locals. If ya like it spicy, ya gotta grab some chili pepper water! The spicy ahi bowl was great. I could have eaten 2 or 3 of them.

Thank tj13000
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Kawaihae is a very small little town, just up the road from the mega-resorts of the Kohala coast. We stopped by to pick up a bento box for lunch. The place is very small and there is really no seating. As the name states, this...More

1  Thank letsgotochina
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here today. It is a tiny hole in the wall that serves good plate lunches. The menu has a good variety including sushi and salads. It took 20 minutes to get our food since they cook your food fresh....More

1  Thank Mark672
Reviewed 10 March 2016

It was a nice change from the hustle and bustle of the restaurants. It was an outdoors venue with a pretty good selection. We had fish tacos and for being 4,000 miles from Baja they did a pretty good job.

Thank randy h
Reviewed 22 January 2016

We were told that this place was very good, had the rice bowl and ahi roll, roll was huge, too much rice, the bowl ....Well the rice is cold, with half a serving of poke and the rest is salad. Never had it served like...More

Thank DonLynski
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Enjoyed the Korean chicken plate which was amazing. It's full of flavor and has some spice to it. My friend got the fish and chips which had a great tartar and fries. The wait was only 15 minutes even with it being very busy. Will...More

Thank hobiedoo
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

It smelled so good, but it took over 20 minutes to make one dish. We had hoped it would be worth the wait but The chicken was over cooked. Disappointing.

Thank Stacyradms
Reviewed 15 March 2015

Excellent food and service. The food here was excellent enjoyed eating while people watching in chairs outside. No answer because while food was excellent it was takeout.

2  Thank TimIAK
Reviewed 1 February 2015

For freshness and value, this is THE best place to get your poke rice bowl or teriyaki beef bowl. Seriously, we ate at every restaurant in Kawaihae and the 3 voting members of our family all agreed that this was The Place. A plus. And...More

2  Thank NikkyG418
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-3665 Akoni Pule Hwy # 11C, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7709
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kawaihae
  • Phone Number: +1 808-882-1511
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