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Cham Cham Korean BBQ

421 Kalanikoa St, Ste 102, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4577
+1 808-961-4741
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“spicy pork” (6 reviews)
“kim chee” (3 reviews)
“bento” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Korean, Barbecue
421 Kalanikoa St, Ste 102, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4577
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

I have not tried any meat dishes here, but the bibimbap with fried tofu is the best we've found in Hilo. We try to come down regularly.

Thank AstroAli
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We both really loved the food. The spicy pork is to die for!!!!! We might go back again today for lunch.... the rice is sooooo good and my husband had the spicy shrimp it was delicious and the shrimp were huge and there was several...More

Thank RhondaMacPherson
Reviewed November 8, 2017

I regularly pick up a $6 bento from here. Combination of spicy pork/bbq chicken. Once a month, my co-worker and I stop in and eat. He has the spicy squid, with no rice. And they bring him extra vegetables. I have the spicy pork. It...More

Thank kisan719
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

At first when I walked in my first impression was... ok, its small. Theres not much to say aboit the dining area. We sat and ordered the fried Mundoo (10 pc), Saba (2 pc) and the Kimchi fried rice (family size). Soon after, we were...More

Thank bfeki
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Large menu of authentic Korean dishes. The service was good and the food tasty. Enjoyed some new tastes!

Thank Kona-KonaKen
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I chose Cham Cham through Yelp. We are so glad we found it! Delicious Korean food, all cooked very well. We highly recommend stopping here and will be returning. Thanks Cham Cham!

Thank Ryan B
Reviewed November 27, 2016

We visited this place because they received high marks on Yelp. It also had Kalbi beef on the menu. This is a hole in the wall with mismatch seating and tables and the basics. That is the reason I am not giving it 5 stars....More

Thank mholi
Reviewed July 18, 2016

A bit scary to enter but clean and just like so many small Korean restaurants I have eaten in over the years while on business there. They have cheap bentos to pick up and take out along with a good selection of Korean favorites on...More

Thank krberkshires
Reviewed February 19, 2016

This little hole-in-the-wall spot was such a great find. The food was delicious and the service was very friendly.

Thank Lea F
Reviewed September 2, 2015

This is a classic "Hawaiian style Korean restaurant" much like the popular Kim Chee restaurants in Honolulu. All customers are served a variety of vegetable appetizers including kim chee, bean sprouts, seaweed, and other pickled vegetables. My favoriate by far is the Spicy Pork--tender slices...More

Thank 96720Traveler
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Kalanikoa St, Ste 102, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4577
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-961-4741
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