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Hawaiian Style Cafe

$$ - $$$American, Cafe,
681 Manono St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-6435
+1 808-969-9265
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (175 reviews)
“loco moco” (52 reviews)
“hash” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
681 Manono St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-6435
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a local restaurant you won't want to miss. They have a large menu to fit anyones needs. The portion size is amazing! Two people could share easily. If you do they do charge you for an extra plate, but if you order 1...More

Thank 81Maggie11
Reviewed 4 days ago

On a recent day trip to Hilo, we decided to start the day with a hearty breakfast since we were planning to spend most of the day at Volcano National Park. I had eaten here once before and had such a great experience, I decided...More

Thank Azntiger
Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in Hilo International and had a couple of hours before our excursion, so we asked at the airport for a good recommendation for lunch. We were told to go to the Hawaiian Style Cafe. We arrived to a very crowded restaurant and we...More

Thank Shawn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our tour operator and he was right, it was great! We arrived a little after noon so had to wait to be seated - not unexpected. Our server was quick to bring drinks and very helpful with explaining the menu....More

Thank tonkatoy1989
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the corn beef hash, this meal is so good. This is the largest breakfast I've ever had and the BEST fried rice. Also corn beef hash is the good kind!

Thank Abbazabba24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered two meals and had enough to share with all four of my family members. Service was friendly, food was good, and price was very good considering how expensive Hawaii can be. Loved the coconut syrup on the pancakes. Ask for it specifically!

Thank marycatherinesexton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try the cafe because of its very high TripAdvisor rating. I think my expectations were too high. The food is good and the staff attentive, but the cafe reminded me of typical diner food (in both taste and quantity). Real downside is the...More

Thank JE and JA D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As per all the other reviews huge servings. Be prepared to queue for a table, we waited 30 mins or so. Food is ok without being spectacular.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove over from Waikoloa early in the morning without eating. Stopped here and it was awesome. Huge portions. Great service. Recommend it highly.

Thank Karl and Sandra K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for dinner at around 8pm and it was reasonably crowded. It’s in a local neighbourhood - and you can see lots of locals in there so it must be legit. Food portions were huge, Especially the loco mocos and pancakes (yes we ordered...More

Thank gracefulpat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 681 Manono St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-6435
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-969-9265
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