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Pahoa Fresh Fish

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Pahoa Village Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI
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9:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Description: This place is relatively new and a real gem. Would love to write a review...
This place is relatively new and a real gem. Would love to write a review to let people passing through Pahoa towards Volcano National Park about it.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
great fish and chips

very fast, friendly and fun place to eat. Really liked the Ono and the Mahi Mahi fish. Very clean and not long to wait.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Ocean View, Hawaii
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Ocean View, Hawaii
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

very fast, friendly and fun place to eat. Really liked the Ono and the Mahi Mahi fish. Very clean and not long to wait.

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Hilo, Hawaii
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

The fish and waffle fries were very good. That day they had mahi mahi, ono, or cod. We choose the ono with waffle fries and also the ono sandwich with onion rings. I think next time I'll skip the sandwich because it was difficult to eat since the pieces of fish were large but still tasty. The fish was fried... More 

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Hawaii
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

their fish is always fresh and the little restaurant next door sells the best fish and chips ever. Love it. I'll be back soon.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This place doesn't have much in the way of atmosphere, but it does have the best fish and chips! It's very fresh and delicious. The potions are large, and the waffle fries are some of the best I have ever had. They have Ono, mahi mahi, and cod to choose from. Also, you can get shrimp tempura and chips! This... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

I've eaten here at least once on every trip (4 times now), never had a bad experience. Hearing about the lava flow I was worried they might disappear, luckily they they haven't budged. The atmosphere was always fun, eating on the strip mall sidewalk watching the people go by was great, many people asked how the fish was today. With... More 

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Long Beach, Washington
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We had the huge fish and chips combos (mahi-mahi with shrimp) that was a LOT to eat. You get cole slaw and waffle fries (more fries than we could eat). There are a few tables inside and outside. This shop WAS right in the path of the June 27th lava flow (which has stopped) and they decided to stay put.... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

food came up quickly, large portions, (enough to share) all was fresh. we ate outside, but this place only does take-away after 5:45 pm.

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New York
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59 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We were in Pahoa last week and wanted to see the destruction caused by the volcano and subsequent lava flows. This restaurant is in one of the shopping areas that has recently been closed albeit there are two establishments still open - this one and a Japanese restaurant. The National Guard also has staked out a space in this strip... More 

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Pahoa, Hawaii
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is an unassuming spot in a small local shopping center, but it has FRESHLY CAUGHT fish cooked right in front of you. Simple menu but you can choose the type of fish you want from the current catch. Inexpensive but priceless, if you are a fish lover.

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Esslingen am Neckar, Germany
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112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Well, I had expected a handmade beer batter but it was not. Batter is light and not greasy, but the shape and the evenness of the deep fried pieces remind me of industrial production, not craftsmanship. Fish is fresh and waffles are great. Service is low, especially around lunch time. Usually, one orders to go. There are some tables inside... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pahoa Village Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Pahoa

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

This place is relatively new and a real gem. Would love to write a review to let people passing through Pahoa towards Volcano National Park about it.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 6:30 pm

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