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Restaurant Miwa

1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
+1 808-961-4454
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (22 reviews)
“teriyaki” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Miwa is one of a handful of traditional Japanese restaurants in the Hilo area. They feature a good variety of dishes, including katsu, combinations, noodles, sushi, etc. Their food is very tasty. But the portions are small by Hilo standards, and relatively pricey. Recommended but...More

Thank 96720Traveler
Reviewed October 24, 2017

This was the second time I've eaten here. The first time was ok, but the service was horrible. One thing annoyed me was that my iced tea glass remained empty about halfway thru dinner. Every time someone went past my table they just kept walking...More

Thank ShakaPaka
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant as iT was mentioned in THE LP. IT Is good indeed. We had a "THE luxe dinner ". (That is a choice in THE menu) and with THE two of us that meant 6 free choices. Great tampura en teriyaki. Not...More

Thank Wereldreiziger1954
Reviewed July 12, 2017

It's tucked in the back of a small shopping center so you really have to look for the sign. Good Japanese food especially the sushi. All the food is delicious. They also have a side room for small parties or meetings. They are open for...More

Thank funtraveler100
Reviewed May 15, 2017

The restaurant is part of a small shopping center, while there is a sign they are tucked away in the back. Went for a graduation party so we had a set menu, the food was very good and tasty. The wait staff was very attentive...More

1  Thank wninouye
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Miwa's have been around a long time. It's been a place we go for simple and fast Japanese comfort food. Not much of a tourist attraction, it being kinda hidden in the Hilo Shopping Center away from most go to popular attractions in Hilo. The...More

Thank mamaral808
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

We love Japanese food, especially sushi, so we thought we'd try this place out since we were in the area. My husband has been wanting Hamachi kama and they just so happened to have it as a special for dinner. We also ordered a couple...More

Thank Cherilyn D
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here several times because the food is delicious and generously portioned. I've had their Tempura Soba and find it flavored similar to restaurants in Japan. The only negative was that the portions of chicken and pork in their Pork Tofu and Chicken...More

Thank Elnakaz1
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

a friend introduced me to this restaurant on the fly. but I was surprised how ornate the atmosphere and the dishes were arranged. it was a mix of modern service and old japan. what the restaurant offers? the sushi bar can get pricy. they have...More

Thank chuckeedove
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Hard to review without trying the sushi. But the Salmon teriyaki was pretty tasty. The calamari was hands down the worst I've had. I think they got it from Gorton's.

Thank ScotKibbe
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1261 Kilauea Ave Ste 230, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4287
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-961-4454
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