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Bamboo Restaurant

) #2 of 8 Restaurants in Hawi $$ - $$$ American, Asian,
55-3415 Akoni Pule Highway, Suite 270, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719
+1 808-889-5555
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
16:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
55-3415 Akoni Pule Highway, Suite 270, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love Bamboo! We came to Hawaii for our honeymoon and stopped in for lunch one day. It was one of the best meals that we had on the island. Their Thai coconut sauce over fish was delicious! Although we had limited time on the...More

Thank pwbuchanan
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is a must for food that is a paradise in and of itself! My family and I went here for dinner and it was just fabulous. The fish and shrimp was just off the boat fresh, the tropical drinks yummy, service wonderful and...More

Thank ltlchristine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we walked in at only a few minutes till the kitchen closed for lunch the waitstaff were very accommodating and made sure we were seated and placed our order before it was too late. The food was delicious and prompt. My mom and I...More

Thank SofiaLeRed619
Reviewed 1 week ago

The BBQ Ribs with their Hawaiian pineapple barbecue sauce was outstanding as well as the Ribeye steak. Both were cooked just right and served hot. The service is exceptional along with great entertainment. The full rack of ribs was certainly filling.

Thank PlPlJns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for something unique and had a Hawaii feel for our last night in Hawaii. After a little drive we found this wonderful place that was like going back to 1950's Hawaii. We loved the food and the live music. What a great...More

Thank Janet D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is consistently generous and tasty. There are many tropical flavors to enjoy including pulled pork and passion fruit iced tea. The service is always friendly and attentive. It is a special treat if you can have Joan be your server - although she...More

Thank HPutts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have dined here twice. Its a great place to stop for food. The first time we ate here it was on a Sunday and they did a brunch. The french toast was really good. They also had Hawaiian dances going on during the brunch....More

Thank 681kimberlyk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who would guess that such a delicious restaurant would be found in a little town at the top of the island? We had a group of 5 that all tried different things, from fish tacos to some type of seafood. Different than what I would...More

Thank dsioux
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Quick summary: a good stop for lunch or dinner, with salads, sandwiches and main dish plates. Full bar and interesting cocktails. Friendly, professional service, Fun tropical atmosphere. Not cheap, but fair prices for Hawaii. Th menu is pretty broad with Hawaiian and Pacific influences. Many...More

Thank Mme_X
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I was very disappointed in in my lunch meal. We started with fried calamari that was very dark and tasted over cooked. I've had it before and it is usually good. The rest of our meal was average. The ambiance is quaint and, the servers...More

Thank ladykona
mangogirlhawi, Owner at Bamboo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Oh good heavens Lady Kona - I sure hope you said something! We would certainly have re-done your calamari strips. I don't know what else you had, so I'm not sure what was below par about it. I am so sorry. Please, please, please TELL...More

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Questions & Answers
18 April 2017|
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Response from mangogirlhawi | Property representative |
Yes, we have a children's menu, and we even have a place for crumbmeisters. Kids are welcome... and, yes, of course we appreciate well behaved ones. So do you. :-)
Elaine C
14 March 2015|
Response from mangogirlhawi | Property representative |
Aloha Elaine, Yes we do! We have brunch from 11:30-2:30. It is off the menu, not a buffet. Hope we see you soon and mahalo for thinking of us. aloha, joan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55-3415 Akoni Pule Highway, Suite 270, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hawi
  • Phone Number: +1 808-889-5555
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Come to Bamboo for a feeling of the "Real Hawaii". Located in a historic building, we offer lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch, and we invented the Passion Fruit Margarita and Mojito. Browse the gallery for local art and crafts. Come and find the aloha of the islands!
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