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Hilo Rice Noodles Soup

Noodle, Asian, Vietnamese
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1990 Kinoole St, Ste 106, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
808-981-5841
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9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
good food, local flavor

Good food. Have it served family style so everyone gets a chance to try. Ask for their recommendations. You can get it to go at the walk up window, or try to get a seat inside at this popular local spot

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
AnnaBeuker
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Good food. Have it served family style so everyone gets a chance to try. Ask for their recommendations. You can get it to go at the walk up window, or try to get a seat inside at this popular local spot

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Portland Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Classic Pho joint with Chinese flavored dishes. BYOB option. Wide menu selection and really good service. The Pho was good and had some hint of five spice.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Like most successful restaurants, the owner takes some deserved time off and lets others do the cooking. Always a mistake. Other folks don't care as much. I stayed away from here for almost a year because no matter how many chances I gave her restaurant, it was never good after she left and rather tasteless - you know, food cooked... More 

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Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Excellent, off the beaten path, but easy to find place. Mostly locals know this gem, but we found them online. Food is excellent & priced decently - service is warm & friendly. Love the parasols hanging from the ceiling & just wish we had this food available back home in Oregon.

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Hilo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I moved to Hilo two months ago and have been here four times and all four times the food was really good. The Bun Bo Hue was a little over the top as far as hot goes, but it is a spicy soup, however I do not like it so spicy, but it was excellent. Pho was great, and Bun... More 

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Pacific ocean
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I haven't tried all of the dishes but go here once every other month. It's a 'mom and pop' type restaurant with a 'welcoming vibe' I find it hard to order other dishes as I like the spring rolls with noodles but the chicken Pha is great too. Service is fast. I think the prices are very reasonable. They also... More 

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keaau
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

always a winner try the salt and pepper squid! I always sit inside the tables are clean wait staff friendly. The food is brought out promptly. Never had a bad meal there ,,,ever!

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Hilo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

The pho soup is super! Our Grandchildren love it and the spring rolls are also a favorite. There are many items on the menu that our good, but our family go to food on a rainy day or when you're not feeling well is the pho.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

I really used to like them. Been there dozens of times in the past. Last time was six months ago after a bad meal. May be another six or more after this one. Kung Pao chicken was tasteless, honey chicken was old, reheated, badly breaded, and too vinegary. Brown rice was gummy, and cost was too high for the poor... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Well it is hard to find, no sign outside. The tables were dirty- the food was tasteless and greasy. No fresh vegetables in the noodle dishes. Mostly canned veggies except for maybe the smallest of amount of carrots. The staff was abrupt- not rude - but like - "oh, are you here to eat" feeling. It is a very strange... More 

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Additional Information about Hilo Rice Noodles Soup

Address: 1990 Kinoole St, Ste 106, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
Phone Number: 808-981-5841
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Noodle, Asian, Vietnamese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1990 Kinoole St, Ste 106, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: 808-981-5841

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Noodle, Asian, Vietnamese
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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