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Aka Sushi

65-1158 Mamalahoa Highway, Waimea Center (KTA), Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8442
+1 808-887-2320
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nigiri” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
65-1158 Mamalahoa Highway, Waimea Center (KTA), Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8442
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 31 July 2017

Authentic sushi, Small, family owned place. A lot of local traffic here (good sign). Great sushi, reasonable price, easy parking

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great little place, up in Waimea. Friendly staff, family-owned and operated. Sushi was excellent and very reasonably priced.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great authentic Japanese cuisine. Delicious. Great service. Friendly, quiet relaxing atmosphere. The only downfall I s it's a little pricy, but, understandable because they serve everything fresh.

1  Thank RENE080
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I had take out sushi here twice. The first time the sushi was great, and esp. my favorite, which is a roll with umeboshi and shiso leaf, and a few regular pieces. The second time, the sushi was unrecognizable, even the shiso-ume, and the California...More

Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Sushi Aka continues to be my GO-TO Sushi Restaurant in Waimea. It is always so fresh and made with absolute perfection! I usually stop in for lunch and lately the staff just nods at me as they remember what I love to order! Can't beat...More

1  Thank DIANA M
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

The best sushi on the West side of the Big Island.. I've had sushi at high end restaurants all over the island and Las Vegas. This place is better then them all..

1  Thank josephsH6936VP
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Every few years we stop here for a quick nigiri lunch. Aka Sushi's lunch special can't be beat anywhere on the Island. This is some of the freshest maguro and hamachi to be found anywhere! The staff is personable and unpretentious, too! We already look...More

Thank DougR
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Zero ambiance but really good sushi (the uni was top-notch). We ate here the night of the election so our stomachs weren't in the best shape. All credit to the food for overcoming our democratic indigestion... Super quick service, which seems to be a thing...More

1  Thank Lawrence S
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The menu is not huge for sashimi and salad lovers - only three kinds of sashimi available (hamachi, salmon and tuna), one sashimi salad and one garden salad, but it's good. More extensive options for sushi. Good value. Very basic decor. Convenient parking.

1  Thank Granduelle
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I hate to share this hidden gem of a sushi place for fear of it becoming too popular... but then that is not what Aloha is all about. Take the time to find this gem and enjoy freshly prepared sushi and other items in an...More

Thank AnaBanana2u
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1158 Mamalahoa Highway, Waimea Center (KTA), Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8442
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-887-2320
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