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Sushi Shiono

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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Hawaiian
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75-5799 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740 (Alii Sunset Plaza)
(808) 326-1696
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Today
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Sushi Shiono is without a doubt the best sushi restaurant on the Big...
Sushi Shiono is without a doubt the best sushi restaurant on the Big Island of Hawaii. We offer only the finest and freshest selections of fresh fish from all over the world, including lots of local Kona fish expertly prepared and served with love.
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Visitor rating
  • 111
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good Sushi, nice Place

Sushi is very good. The restaurant looks nice. You can choose among a lot of types of sushi. Fresh and very good. We went to this place several times!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
schoenesberlin
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Lucerne, Switzerland
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Scenic view
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
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185 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Sushi is very good. The restaurant looks nice. You can choose among a lot of types of sushi. Fresh and very good. We went to this place several times!

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I don't eat rice so I had the chicken and it was good. A business meeting this was that I attended. I loved the atmosphere so nice and quick.

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Kona-Hawaii
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We're locals. Tons of Japanese restaurants to choose from for sure. The quality of their food is outstanding. Order the sushi boat if you are having a special occasion or large group. So fun and huge. I can't tell you how Ono (good),delicious their lobster tempura is. Also you will see that most patrons are Japanese from Japan so it... More 

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Ocean Park, Washington
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Just wandered into this place while strolling through Kona. Had a wonderful Sushi dinner including a Spider Roll and some great house Saki.

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, United States
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My husband and I have been here a few different times and always have a great time. Lunch is awesome. Great deals on noodles and such. Make sure you go to the restroom while there...heated toilet seats should be mandatory everywhere!

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Firstly let me say I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone. Even though the food is quite good, this was more than outweighed by the poor and quite rude service and the high prices. Its a shame that since they have a location on Ali'i Drive that they feel they can treat their customers as if they didn't care.... More 

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Littleton, Colorado, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Nice atmosphere and great food. But, pretty pricey. Beautiful presentation. Sushi was very good quality. Staff are very nice. Have allergies and they were accommodating. They also have gluten free tamari soy.

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Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Small place that fills up quickly at dinner time, Sushi Shiono has a wide variety even for non-sushi diners. Go early or make reservations.

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Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

For the quality of sushi the 3 of us had, I felt the price was too high - spending over $100 for a sushi combination plate and 2 orders of rolls plus a bottle of Asahi beer and a guava juice. For that price elsewhere I could have had a more elaborate meal.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

What a treat. Just off the main drag. Food was to die for. Nice servers. I had a package dinner and for about $35 it was plenty of food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 75-5799 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
    (Alii Sunset Plaza)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: (808) 326-1696

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Hawaiian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Doing business, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Romantic

Description

Sushi Shiono is without a doubt the best sushi restaurant on the Big Island of Hawaii. We offer only the finest and freshest selections of fresh fish from all over the world, including lots of local Kona fish expertly prepared and served with love.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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