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The Fish and The Hog

64-957 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8415
+1 808-885-6268
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (61 reviews)
“coleslaw” (21 reviews)
“bbq sampler” (15 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64-957 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8415
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Reviewed yesterday

Driving the big Island late in the day - headed up to Waimea area for some eats - wanted to try the local brewery but didn't want the hour and a half wait. Plus raining outside made sitting outside not feasible. Server at the brewery...More

Thank Shawn D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A family runned place that has a lot of charm tho not a lot of seating and you may. Need to wait a while. Most of the people seemed to be regular customers and committed to eat here. We thought it was good. We enjoyed...More

Thank sharronc413
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our beef brisket and hoemade sausage. The place is always busy and crowded, but just tough it out. The food is worth it. I regret that we only found this place on our last day on the big island.

Thank discodogman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was hungry when I arrived and was starved soonly there after due to the beautiful aroma of smokehouse. Quaint place that was packed by 12 noon on a Tuesday. Fast efficient service and an interesting decor to keep you busy while food comes. The calamari...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We vacation in Hawi Town on the Big Island of Hawaii for a couple of weeks each winter, and last year had driven over Kohala Mountain to Waimea and stopped at this restaurant for lunch. It was quiet and relatively empty, and we recalled the...More

Thank NormanSantaFe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ballast point mango even keel session ale. $5.25 For fruity beer it is not bad but it confirms my rule to only drink beer not blends pretending to be beer. They have a nice selection of beers so no loss of points for my bad...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great smoked pork and brisket. Locally prepared slow cooked to melt in your mouth. Dry rub is very tasty. Maybe the best coleslaw I ever tasted. Cold draft brews also. Definitely the place for lunch.

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a surprise as you travel through the mountains of Hawaii. It is like a southern BBQ joint was transplanted to the Big Island. It has a beach bungalow feel with western decor. Our group had Ribs and Fish Tacos. Both were excellent....More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on a recommendation from a local. Could not have been more satisfied. It was a busy Friday night, but we waited only 5 minutes. BBQ that rivals anything you can eat in the south! Sauces are fantastic. Service is top notch. The...More

Thank ALTrvlr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The chicken was divine! Tender and moist. Had it with sweet potato fries, grilled pineapple and cole slaw. The meal rocked!!!!

Thank Debora H
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23 February 2018|
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Response from discodogman | Reviewed this property |
Stupid TripAdvisor won't let me post an internet link on here. Just Google "the fish and the hog + menu" That should do it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64-957 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8415 (Formerly The fish and the hog)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-6268
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