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93 Lihiwai St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4611
+1 808-935-9349
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“poke bowl” (40 reviews)
“fresh fish” (39 reviews)
“ahi” (20 reviews)
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08:00 - 18:00All hours
Seafood, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
93 Lihiwai St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4611
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small, simple fresh local fish market (daily catches arrive early morning right next door) that features the freshest local fish you can buy. They offer Poke (cubes of raw fish, usually Tuna, mixed with varying seasoning and ingredients) over rice. You can...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always time our trips through Hilo so we can get fresh fish for dinner at Suisan. But now after reading the reviews for the poke bowls we'll have to try that for a picnic. Beautiful ahi and ono!

Thank AllMimsy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Suisan two weekends ago and love, love their poke bowls. Their plate lunches are fabulous also! I would recommend eating at either Isles Cafe and or Suisan where the fish is always fresh!

Thank pinkfish58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing poke! So fresh and delicious and very generous portions... We had to go twice! We tried the spicy Ahi Poke, Hawaiian Ahi Poke, Lobster poke and california - loved them all, but especially the spicy Ahi Poke - yum! Had them as 2 choice...More

Thank AnneDanish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Poke I had in Hilo hands down , super fresh , tons of different poke/ fresh fish and was packed with locals. Friendly service and very helpful. I wound up getting the spicy and sesame ahi poke with a side of seaweed salad. 15$-...More

Thank Asics447
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Suisan is a great place to go for Poke. They had several kinds on offer and allow you to sample them so that you can make up your mind. They were all excellent and we bought a few different Poke bowls to share among three...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch and, as we were hungry, both ordered the large poke plates. That was a mistake, as they were HUGE! One would have been too much for 2-3 people. Still, the poke was fresh, there was lots of choice, the sides...More

Thank B9245GKbenr
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Three of us visited this restaurant, and ordered two poke bowls. I share one bowl with my mother. I ordered wasabi soy sauce tuna and kimchi shrimp and seaweed flakes put on the rice. It was very good, and better than sushi I got from...More

Thank chitosecandy
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Fresh Poke in a Meat case that you can order as a bowl with rice or as a plate with two entrees and two sides. The plate was $16 and more than enough for two people to share. We tried the Hawaiian Ahi and a...More

Thank ncalifvol
Reviewed 12 August 2017

One of the things I was most looking forward on my trip to Hawaii was the poke bowls. When we got to Hilo and started asking people where to get a good poke bowl, 9/10 people we asked told us to go to Suisan It...More

Thank yummiyum
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6 March 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jan H | Reviewed this property |
Hmm... Good question. I don't see any reason why poke would need any grain products in it. But you could contact the seller to be sure.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Lihiwai St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4611
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-935-9349
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