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Hawaiian Style Cafe

65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
+1 808-885-4295
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (419 reviews)
“loco moco” (150 reviews)
“hash” (54 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly
65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The pancakes are huge, bigger than the plate and you get 2 just as one of the side choices! I had a hamsteak breakfast, and could have made 2 meals with the ham. I had a doggie bag of 2 large containers!

Thank LokelaniHonolulu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great little local place with a neat atmosphere - brought on by the singing cooks. It's very busy, but our wait was only about 15 minutes. And the food - unreal amounts of great food. As an example, my daughter ordered an...More

Thank joewilk1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The breakfast was delicious, the portions were huge and the atmosphere extremely inviting. We also tried the burgers, fries and milkshakes at their Hilo location for lunch, which was as the locals would say, "Broke Da Mouth!" - Kilgore Trouts Excellent Adventures

Thank KilgoreTrout_909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is so good. It is a popular place and you have to write your name in a book and then queue up outside waiting for a table to come available - usually only 10 mins or so. We have been here before...More

Thank V S
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have pancakes I have dreamt about. So on our move over from Hilo to Kona it was a must stop. All four of us were thrilled with our meal there. Nothing they make is second rate. Very good service, just a bit crowded. And...More

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by a waitress at the resort we stayed at. What a great place! Its a very popular place and was full when we arrived that morning. Its only open until 1:00. Breakfast is served all day. We put our...More

Thank Kimberly K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best loco moco ever! Get some amazing food, but if you're a visitor please try the loco moco! You won't regret it. Staff is friendly & food comes out pretty fast for how busy it is. It's worth the wait, even on a really busy...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was done very well and tasty. The portions are ridiculously huge. The prices are very cheap for what you get. It's a very laid back atmosphere, even for Hawaii. Lots of locals and some tourists. The loco moco was one of the best...More

Thank RWMTucson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love to eat at Hawaiian Style Cafe. Huge portions, great staff. Pancakes bigger than your head! Love the coconut topping!

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This great little gem for breakfast/brunch was well worth the drive from Kona coast. It's located in a small strip of store on the side of the road with the old island feel with a small eating counter and quite a few table in the...More

Thank sharka_boy
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It is open on Sundays for brunch?
29 August 2015|
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Response from Sooogoodjelly | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I know they open at 7am till about 12 or 1pm. .....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
07:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-4295
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