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Eagles Lighthouse Cafe

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19-4005 Haunani Rd, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785 (Formerly Cafe Ohia)
+1 808-985-8587
06:00 - 19:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 19:00
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Bathurst, Australia
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426 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We bought some lunch 'to go' and all the food was very good. Big sandwiches, big enough to share, made to order at a reasonable price. Very friendly people. We'd recommend this place.

Thank SalandBrad
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had breakfast here. The breakfast menu was quite good and is great value. There are picnic bench style tables outside under cover, so it's convenient for a traveler. The staff are friendly. There were loads of locals in the store ordering their breakfast/coffee, including the local park rangers/employees, so for me, that was a passive endorsement in it's self.... More 

Thank MrComicBookGuy
Bakersfield, California
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The portions are huge and everything is fresh. Loved the brownies! Lots of locals buy their lunch here before work. One sandwich was enough for my husband and myself!

Thank Piemur617
Maywood, California
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73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a small place where you order your food and sit outside at a picnic table or get it to go. The service was quick and friendly. Perhaps I should have ordered a sandwich instead of the rice with an egg on top served in a styrofoam cup. It tasted okay, but I got sick afterwards till mid-afternoon. I... More 

Thank Susan M
Sonora, California
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Plate lunches complete with the scoop of rice and macaroni salad. It's a local drive-in Nothing fancy Good for lunch.

Thank Pakelikia
Malibu, California
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994 reviews
508 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 410 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Known for big sandwiches but I'm from mainland so had to try the Lau Lau It was good but not enough to return No inside seating only outdoor seating for lotsa people--2 dozen or so. Tiny little space to order, pay and then eat at picnic tables. Nice people work here Lotsa good reviews but average for me.

Thank SanMo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here looking for a real quick bite between our visit to the volcano national park and kalapana (lava ocean entry). I have a habbit of, and really enjoy, asking the waiter/waitress/shopkeeper for their recommendation when purchasing food from restaurants I haven't been to before. This time was no different and it paid off. The... More 

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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My wife and I stopped off here before a day in the National Park. This was a great place to get a quick sandwich before spending a day hiking and exploring. The food was decently priced, service was quick and friendly, and the location was convenient at just a few minutes outside of the park. I'd definitely recommend it for... More 

Thank joshjoe1026
East Lansing, Michigan
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293 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We weren't sure what options would be available near the park for a lunch to take into the park while hiking. The cafe offers made-to-order sandwiches twice the size of a standard slice of bread. We bought a sandwich for lunch while in the park, then came back later for another to take with us to eat while viewing the... More 

Thank seecrane
Santa Clara, CA
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This deli is a good stop for midday sandwiches or plate lunches. Order at the counter and sit outside on picnic benches. Ample portions for sharing a sandwich.

Thank Nas05

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Soups, Hawaiian, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-4005 Haunani Rd, Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785 (Formerly Cafe Ohia)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Volcano
  • Phone Number: +1 808-985-8587

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