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Lighthouse Delicatessen - CLOSED

55-3419 Akoni Pule Hwy., Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-889-5757
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
2 Feb 2014
“Glad I got to eat one”
9 Jan 2014
“Great sandwich - terrible news”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Delicatessen, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55-3419 Akoni Pule Hwy., Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed 4 August 2011

I love the Big Island and often find myself back there at least once a year. So, needless to say I have my creature comfort spots . There's not much in the way of good restaurants in Hawi, mostly because Hawi is not a very...More

1  Thank Eastcoastgal85
Reviewed 31 July 2011

The deli sandwiches are divine. They have a huge professional baking oven and the bread is hot and delicious. I had the turkey cranberry sandwich. OMG! THEN, you have to try the fresh baked whole wheat and brown sugar baked pretzels. They come with a...More

2  Thank bundrum
Reviewed 9 June 2011

We stayed on the big island in Waikaloa for two weeks and ate at Lighthouse Delicatessan three times. From the outside, it looks like most buildings in Hawi - cultured and well-worn/loved - but the interior is actually quite new and very tastefully furnished and...More

3  Thank CorelliEats
Reviewed 17 May 2011

My wife and I were struck at the high price of eating out throughout Hawaii. It didn't matter if you were eating in a small or big city - $15/person/meal was about average. We saw the review for the Lighthouse Deli and figured we'd give...More

1  Thank Hippityandhoppity
Reviewed 14 May 2011

Great service, friendly people! The "specialty" sandwiches are pricey ($13) but if you make your own sandwich its much cheaper (9$). Overall, their foods delicious and i recommend stopping there.

Thank gardenia90
Reviewed 23 April 2011

Let's get this part out of the way first--it was excellent--and a very pleasant surprise! Now then, I typically only write reviews for Trip Advisor if I think the place warrants a review (good or bad)--and the Lighthouse Delicatessen does--a good one. My S.O. (Significant...More

2  Thank Fritz59
Reviewed 9 March 2011

My husband and I ate here today. We split our sandwiches 1/2 each, they were both amazing!! I ordered the Rueben and my husband the New Yorker, yummy!! Fantastic breads, meats, cheeses, sauces. These were seriously the best sandwiches we have had in a very...More

1  Thank TammiK
Reviewed 27 January 2011

Let me first say that my rating is based on what a deli should be -- I am not comparing this to white-tablecloth dining. But I am a former New Yorker (and New York visitor) who dearly misses a first-rate deli where I live now....More

2  Thank Mme_X
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  • Address: 55-3419 Akoni Pule Hwy., Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hawi
  • Phone Number: +1 808-889-5757
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