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All 27 Kealakekua Restaurants

Mi's Italian Bistro

81-6372 Mamalahoa Hwy #103, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
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Ranked #2 of 27 Restaurants in Kealakekua
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $50
Tue - Sun 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This restaurant was a drive for us. I expected it to be great based on the reviews. It is dark so you can't see how clean it is. My husband noticed moths hanging from the OPEN sign hanging above another diners head. It took a long time for them to set our table even though we had a reservation. The... More

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Phila PA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Excellent Italian food in an unusual place. If you blink, you'll miss it. It's hard to find, especially at night. But most definitely worth it. Perfectly prepared Italian dishes. Awesome soup, antipasto and service. We have been here many times. Each time has been an experience, as each dish is freshly prepared. This is the Masterpiece that you never thought... More

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Stamford CT
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125 reviews 125 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Dark and cozy, with attentive but inobtrusive service, and excellent food and wine. My grilled fish with mushroom risotto and asparagus was perfect. My husband's cioppino was good but not outstanding. Would highly recommend and return. We never would have found it except for our innkeeper's recommendation!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

To say the food is good here is an understatement. The wine selection was great, and the specials of the day were fantastic. The chef is Culinary AI trained and is amazing. Not many tables so book ahead. In a way I am thankful they are not in Seattle or I would be spending way too much time there.

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Champaign, Illinois
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

If you didn't know this restaurant existed you would drive right by it and miss great Italian food. It is quite inconspicuous and obviously known by locals but be sure to make a reservation. It has limited tables and times of service. We shared the lasagna it was delicious and huge. Delicious !!

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Durham, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We were on the return drive from the "Refuge" State Park when we the slow traffic demanded a stop for an early dinner. We had previously selected Mi's on the basis of Trip Adviser reviews. This little restaurant in a nondescript location on state highway 11 was perfect. Morgan the Chef and his wife Ingrid the general manager run a... More

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Mason, Texas
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207 reviews 207 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This is a very small restaurant, but the food and service are outstanding. Get there early to make sure you have a table.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

From the outside its not impressive. We where expecting a pizzeria type restaurant from the look of it. Once inside we where pleasantly surprised by the decor, attentive hostess and waitstaff. The entree selection was great. We both greatly enjoyed the entree choices we made. We would definitely come back again.

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Phoenix, Az
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stopped for a late dinner after a day of touring and had an excellent meal at this Bistro. The owners/chef Morgan and his wife Ingrid are most hospitable and the food is delicious. We heartily recommend this restaurant.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We frequently dine at Mi's. We're crazy about their caesar salad and lasagna. We call the caesar salad a license to eat cheese. The servings are generous, so share if you're not too hungry. It's a family run restaurant in a small community close to Kailua Kona. We have gotten to know the owners - Morgan and his wife Ingrid... More

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Additional Information about Mi's Italian Bistro

Address: 81-6372 Mamalahoa Hwy #103, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750
Phone Number: 808-323-3880
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kealakekua
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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