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Restaurant Osaka

762 Kanoelehua Ave, Ste 3, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4515
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Ranked #98 of 204 restaurants in Hilo
Cuisines: Japanese
Most recent review
- Jun 28, 2014
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8 reviews from our community

87% Recommend
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English first
Hilo, Hawaii, USA
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This place HAD GOOD food and GREAT service at one time. NOW...I wouldn't go back again!! And I am not one to share a negative review, but this place has just gone down. I don't know how come?? The tempura plate came with all the fried batter to make it LOOK like it was alot, but it wasn't , the... More

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Pahoa, Hawaii, United States
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I enjoy osaka's great hmbg stk plate. The burgr is homemade, the gravy great n plentiful. Only place to find homemade burger.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

From the outside, this place looks 'not so good'. From the inside, this place looks 'not so good'! The food, however, is very good! We went with a group of 15 and everyone liked their food. I had the kalbi beef and it was very good, I would definitely get it again.

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012 via mobile

Wouldn't have chosen this place by curb apeal but definitely turned out good. Combination Lunch with several yummy choices like beef teriyaki, ginger pork, tempura. All served with rice, miso soup, potato salad, and cabbage slaw for $15. Has a varied, good looking Korean menu but unfortunately it's not available until after 5. Tried the Kimchee though and it was... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

I ordered the butterfish - ozen style. The best butterfish I ever tasted - teriyaki taste. The portion was small and watch out for the bones! My husband had the mochi chicken. I tasted it and it's very good!

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Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

This place has great local food and an nostalgic atmosphere. The wait staff is friendly. Specials are posted and I recommend all of them. The prices are resonable and alcohal is available. Try it!!

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Hilo, Hawaii
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

This is a unique restaurant in the fact that they serve both Korean and Japanese dishes (and some American and local too). Kimchi and Meat Jun were fantastic.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2008

Also carries an expensive selection of Korean food.

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