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16-586 Old Volcano Rd Ste 103, Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749-8115
(808) 982-8558
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Tasty food

This was our first meal in Hawaii. The food was plentiful and tasty and reasonable price. We took in a bottle of wine and there was corkage charge, drunk out of plastic cup which was OK.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Aussiechick18
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Albury, Australia
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Albury, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This was our first meal in Hawaii. The food was plentiful and tasty and reasonable price. We took in a bottle of wine and there was corkage charge, drunk out of plastic cup which was OK.

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Menlo Park, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

good food @ a reasonable price. There's two of them, 1 in town and 1 out by the Queen's market. I think they also mayb part of TK Noodles

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Volcano, Hawaii
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Tucked away in the Kea'au shopping center right off the highway (turn left at the gears sculpture and then right into the strip mall), it's good food. While they're preparing your food, run into Foodland for some basic foodstuffs while exploring the Park.

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Columbus, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The first and last time I will go here . The food was not fresh . The Mongolian beef was tough as leather and the Asian noodles tasted like Ramen noodles . We dined at sombats in hilo the night prior and it was A+ what a difference.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

As a longtime visitor to this restaurant, as well as a foodie who has visited Thailand, etc. its understandable why people give this mixed reviews. It gets three stars from me because its fairly cheap, the portions are generous, I usually do takeout, and some of the dishes are good. I'm a sucker for their Volcano shrimp and their basil... More 

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Keaau, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Excellent place for lunch! Pass on the buffet and order from the menu. The tiny wait is worth it. Great Pad Thai and excellent curry. Ask for it hot if you please. Open early too...

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Hilo, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Lemon Grass has good & tasty food. We enjoy the Mongolian beef & Lemon Grass Chicken. Very reasonable prices. It is a small place. You can order your food to go or dine in.

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Keaau, Hawaii, United States
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Very good Chinese food made fresh, I stop in for take out a lot, the restaurant is small an noisy. Ok for lunch

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Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Dine outside on Asian cross culture fare. Food is very good and pricing quite reasonable. Atmosphere is not special but staff are, and are very accommodating and genuinely nice. This is located in the shopping center with Foodland and Ace Hardware.

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Mountain View, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Lemon Grass is a favorite of ours. Their Walnut Shrimp is amazing, the shrimp tastes really fresh and clean. The combination fried rice is yum, and their potstickers are fresh, gingery, delight. The atmosphere isn't all that great, but that's alright. Get it to go and head across the highway to the park!

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Address: 16-586 Old Volcano Rd Ste 103, Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749-8115
Phone Number: (808) 982-8558
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Keaau
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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  • Address: 16-586 Old Volcano Rd Ste 103, Keaau, Island of Hawaii, HI 96749-8115
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Keaau
  • Phone Number: (808) 982-8558

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  • Cuisine: Vietnamese

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