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Pahoa Fresh Fish

Pahoa Village Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Ranked #4 of 28 Restaurants in Pahoa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Seafood
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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.
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San rafael, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

This is a true hole in the wall. The store front sign could easily be missed if one didn't look carefully. It's just located in this not so impressive strip mall. However, this place does fry up some delicious fish, shrimp and chips. The fish were these big thick beautiful pieces of Mahi & the the shrimps were more like... More

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Oceanside, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This place is nothing to look at... But the fried fish plates were super yummy... and the portions very generous.. The best fish I have ever had!!

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This is the best in Hawaiian fresh fish--fried to perfection in the magical mysterious fish-frying machine way over against the wall. Huge portions! Fresh! The accompaniments are OK, the fries, the slaw, but the fish is the best I've ever had. They have a few decrepit tables and chairs, but we usually order ours "to go". We always go back... More

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Ithaca, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Love their fish! Skip the chips and definitely skip the col slaw, just buy the fried Ahi or Ono and get the hot, fresh potato chips at the Malama Market at the end of the parking lot and a side salad. Close to lunch time order ahead or plan to wait half an hour (the fish is worth it)

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Olympia, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My son and I ate lunch here. He had been before and said it was great. It was we both ordered the 5 piece of fish and it was WAY more than we could eat at the time. He had the Ono and Mahi Mahi and I had the Cod and we shared but still had 3-4 pieces left and... More

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Tacoma, Washington
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221 reviews 221 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We sought out this place based on Trip Advisor reviews. It was a bit out of our way, but we really enjoyed the excellent fish and chips! We each had an order and tried the Ono, Mai Mai, and the shrimp. They were very good with an outstanding thin, crispy breading! It was crisp without a lot of oil and... More

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Great food and huge portions. I had the 5 piece fish and chips meal and it was enough food for two people. Reminded me of an old fashioned butcher shop ( in this case seafood ) that had an area set aside for serving good fresh food! Very clean and a courteous staff to boot!

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Clifton Springs, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

Stopped here to take something home just as they were closing. Person working did not seemed pleased but she took care of us and even gave us a smile. My husband and I shared the 3 piece fish dinner and it was really good. Fish was light on batter and melted in mouth. Could not even finish entire dinner. Very... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This place is kind of a dive, but well worth checking out. For $12 we got a 5 pc with waffle fries & coleslaw. It was over a lb of perfectly cooked Ono, enough for more than 2!! Kinda slow cuz the lady who runs it is all by herself, but who is in a hurry? It was well worth... More

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Glendora, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Planing on eating at Subway next door when we notice this restaurant, and are we glad we eat there. The fish and chips are very good. We had a choice of Mahi Mahi or Ono - we had the Mahi Mahi. The fish were huge! The pieces seem to be 1.5" thick. Not greasy and had a good crunch. The... More

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

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