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Restaurant Miwa

1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
+1 808-961-4454
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (6 reviews)
“sushi” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We found this restaurant as iT was mentioned in THE LP. IT Is good indeed. We had a "THE luxe dinner ". (That is a choice in THE menu) and with THE two of us that meant 6 free choices. Great tampura en teriyaki. Not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's tucked in the back of a small shopping center so you really have to look for the sign. Good Japanese food especially the sushi. All the food is delicious. They also have a side room for small parties or meetings. They are open for...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

The restaurant is part of a small shopping center, while there is a sign they are tucked away in the back. Went for a graduation party so we had a set menu, the food was very good and tasty. The wait staff was very attentive...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Miwa's have been around a long time. It's been a place we go for simple and fast Japanese comfort food. Not much of a tourist attraction, it being kinda hidden in the Hilo Shopping Center away from most go to popular attractions in Hilo. The...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We love Japanese food, especially sushi, so we thought we'd try this place out since we were in the area. My husband has been wanting Hamachi kama and they just so happened to have it as a special for dinner. We also ordered a couple...More

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here several times because the food is delicious and generously portioned. I've had their Tempura Soba and find it flavored similar to restaurants in Japan. The only negative was that the portions of chicken and pork in their Pork Tofu and Chicken...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

a friend introduced me to this restaurant on the fly. but I was surprised how ornate the atmosphere and the dishes were arranged. it was a mix of modern service and old japan. what the restaurant offers? the sushi bar can get pricy. they have...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Hard to review without trying the sushi. But the Salmon teriyaki was pretty tasty. The calamari was hands down the worst I've had. I think they got it from Gorton's.

Reviewed 14 September 2016

My family was invited by local relatives to meet them at Miwa's for lunch. We arrived a few minutes early, checked in and found that no reservation had been made, so we decided to wait for the rest of the party before being seated (it...More

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We hosted a pre-wedding dinner for immediate family and out of town guests. It was a large group of thirty. Food was delivered in a timely manner, tasted great. Personalized service, everyone was satisfied. The coconut pie is to die for. Thanks Restaurant Miwa, excellent...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-961-4454
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