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454 Manono St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4423
(808) 935-1108
Today
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Breakfast served on plastic plates.Food OK...scrambled egg and bacon and toast.OK for a quick meal in rather tatty surroundings. Counter staff friendly. Cheap and cheerful.We didnt go back

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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English first
Evansville, Indiana
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

this was my 1st and last trip to Freddy's Restaurant in Hilo Hawaii, my in-laws had been to this restaurant in the past and said the service and food was very good. There were 5 adults in our party, only 2 other small groups in the dinning area. we were seated by our server who took our drink order and... More 

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Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Wherever I travel to, I'm always looking for where the locals frequent. In this case, WE are locals, and we love Freddy's. The prices are very reasonable and they have a great selection of Hawaiian favorites and regular food. I always get the garden Omelet. I'm 99% vegetarian, so I look for meat-free items. In this case it is consistently... More 

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Hawaii
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120 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

Freddies is a long-time favorite place for us. You can order from the counter and take your tray into an open-seating set of booths, or wait a minute to be seated in a sit-down, order from a menu, environment, and have a nice relaxed meal. I eat vegetarian, and there is always something for me, and the menu includes all... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Breakfast served on plastic plates.Food OK...scrambled egg and bacon and toast.OK for a quick meal in rather tatty surroundings. Counter staff friendly. Cheap and cheerful.We didnt go back

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Port Arthur, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Freddies has never disappointed me. This is not a fancy looking place but the quality of the food and the price is unbeatable. Here is where the local people go! The sunrise special is usually my choice, 2 eggs to your order, toast or rice and one meat choice for $3.95. Sometimes i go the chicken loco, the "bowl" version.... More 

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Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

We searched for a good seafood only restaurant on both Oahu and the Big Island. There seems to be plenty of sandwich shops and steak restaurants but very very few fish houses. Thank god we found Freddy's before we left Hawaii that night. I asked for the day's special and the waiter said the Redfish was caught that morning and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

This restaurant is owned by Blaine's Drive Inn, so I had big hopes for the food. The sandwiches and breakfast are okay, but other items are pretty sad. Their Saimin was over priced for what you get, plus it was cold! Stick with sandwiches or take out.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

I was disappointed that there was no ice cream available, no beef stew either. Their regular plates looked more like mini versions. Gravy is very salty. Mac/potato salad was pretty good.

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North Hills
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

Several people recommended this place so I gave it a try. Lots of locals in line, mostly ordering sandwiches. You can eat in the dining room or take your food to go, which is what I did. The "Turkey on Wheat" with tomato and tons of sprouts was good but not outstanding. The price was ok but nothing comes with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

Waiters we had was just a nice helpful n patient as we tried to figure out what we wanted to eat! It's. Comfortable astmosphere feel like home type! Our first time here and we enjoyed ourself Staff very helpful!! The store side of Freddy's is nice too!! Very quick and efficient!!

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Additional Information about Freddy's Restaurant

Address: 454 Manono St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4423
Phone Number: (808) 935-1108
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 454 Manono St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4423
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: (808) 935-1108

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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