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Aloha Deli Ice Cream & Shave Ice

61-3642 Kawaihae Rd, Below The Seafood Bar, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
+1 808-880-1188
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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61-3642 Kawaihae Rd, Below The Seafood Bar, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Well, most people I was standing in line behind were getting shave ice in a variety of flavored and colors. Me, I was there for the ice cream, which is Tropical Dreams made in Waimea. Try the ginger, mud pie, coffee, we'll try them all,...More

Thank divlady
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The shave ice here is large--even the child's portion--and is guaranteed to produce multiple brain freezes. The fruit-flavored syrup toppings are super sweet. The ice cream is also delicious. Highly recommended after you have lunch at one of the restaurants in the same complex.

Thank BigIsleFoodie
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Once we discovered this quaint place we were there daily for breakfast while in Kona. The food was great and we had the sweetest waitress ever. Loved the old ambience of the place and the soothing music. Nothing fancy but great food and service. Thank...More

Thank Naicker61
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast and lunch here several times. Low key friendly unpretentious but the food rocks. Blackened Ono is awesome. Omelettes are great too. People are the nicest. Highly recommend.

Thank Kadie123
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Why has this received such glowing reviews? Just because of the menu prices? It is certainly quaint but has zero charm. The 3 bubble rating is for the food, which was just O.K. - and I don't want to slam them. Overall, I would give...More

Thank n1cf2
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The Ono in the fish taco was cooked to perfection - moist, tender just enough blackened spice to make it interesting and not overpower the fish. It was so good I went back and had it again.The stir fry veggies and the the stir veggies...More

Thank marypagejones
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Across from Kawaihae Harbor are a few spots (Seafood Bar, Blue Dragon not far away) My Son (8 years old) searched online for Breakfast spots , he showed us the Aloha Deli- we figured sure why not. Very friendly staff, menu not huge but I'm...More

1  Thank RoyS781
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Wonderful bfast! Fish tacos were perfectly seasoned. Homemade mac salad that we wished they sold by the tub! And a latte that gave me a lovely start to the day. Every bite was wonderful. The service was friendly and helpful. A hit with the whole...More

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Fun local restaurant. Local style breakfast and lunches. I had the catch of the day loco Moco which was delicious. Nice break from the expensive hotels.

Thank dilamb24
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Fun spot for shave ice and for a local stop! Cute local feel! Got a t shirt too! Definitely worth stopping in! Mango/guava/pineapple shave ice Ono!

Thank LMKP25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-3642 Kawaihae Rd, Below The Seafood Bar, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kawaihae
  • Phone Number: +1 808-880-1188
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Casual full service family restaurant and ice cream/shave ice shop. Open for breakfast and lunch Monday to Friday from 7:00am to 4:00pm and Saturday from 7:00am to 3:00pm. Serving continental, pacific rim, local, american, and other favorite cuisines. Featuring specialty favorites such as Blackened Ono Plate or Salad, Tropical Island Salads, Fish Taco, Kalua Pig & Cabbage, Homemade Veggie Burger,Teriyaki Beef or Chicken, BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich,Loco Moco Plates, and other popular dishes. Also specializing in local made ice cream, gelato, and sorbet by Tropical Dreams. We have indoor airconditioned seatings, Outdoor Seatings, and also take-out.
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