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Solimene's - CLOSED

65-1158 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea Shopping Center, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8442
+1 808-887-1313
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
24 Feb 2015
“New location=Don't Bother”
21 Jan 2015
“Worst ever!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Value
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LOCATION
65-1158 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea Shopping Center, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8442
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 25 February 2015 via mobile

Upon arrival we waited outside for 30 minutes prior to being seated. There were many open tables but told they weren't seating cause the kitchen was closed. We wanted to leave but due to limited other options decided to be patient. After being seated the...More

Thank Sveng52
Reviewed 22 January 2015

I now understand why this placed was closed! We were really excited to find this restaurant and even more excited to see so many people inside. We were sadly mistaken. The food was awful, the noise of the restaurant was so loud that you could...More

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 3 June 2014

The food here is excellent. I come here for business meetings and it is perfect. I recommend eating here.

1  Thank Gordon K
Reviewed 21 May 2014 via mobile

The selections on the menu are marvelously described. The taste not so much. We would have laughed a little more at discovering the imported pasta specially used for the courses were really boxed Barilla that sells for $.99 a box at Safeway but after totally...More

2  Thank KimberlyAnneHazel
Reviewed 13 May 2014

This restaurant was recommended in the "Hawaii Revealed" guide and we stopped in for lunch on our way back to Waikoloa from the Waipi'o Valley. It is very casual and small. We got there around 1p and it wasn't crowded. Our waitress was friendly and...More

Thank Avelave
Reviewed 9 May 2014

When the Mrs and I were golfing the other day, a part time local told us of the place. So we took the Mrs mom with us to give it a try. Glad we did. The food was great. The Mrs mom and I shared...More

Thank RiverThamesTraveler
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Solimene's in Waimea is a super Italian lunch/dinner restaurant - great salads, pizza, pasta dishes, steak, fish, shrimp, calzone, Wine and beer available along with great coffee! Great rustic, country style food!! Lucky you if you go there!! Penny Vredenburg - Waimea

Thank Manuwai
Reviewed 24 March 2014

The last time we eat at Solimene's my husband enjoyed his food but my stuffed shells were cold. Not warm, but the middle was out-of-the-cooler cold. We had eaten there before and had enjoyed it so we ventured back last night. We called the restaurant...More

2  Thank jackief2010
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Based on how crowded the restaurant was, we assumed that Solimene's would be good. It wasn't. My fish was overcooked yet cold. The pasta wasn't cooked enough and the chicken parmesan was dry. They were very busy so the service wasn't all that great, either....More

1  Thank MrsRandoman
Reviewed 20 January 2014

We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food in this restaurant. Ended up having lunch here by accident, but we'll go again when we're back in the neighbourhood. Pasta tasted the way it should!

Thank FrederikVan
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1158 Mamalahoa Hwy, Waimea Shopping Center, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8442
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-887-1313
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