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Ka'aloa's Super J's

83-5409A Mamalahoa Hwy Apt A, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8303
808-328-9566
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“laulau” (82 reviews)
“lau lau” (81 reviews)
“pork” (70 reviews)
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Polynesian, Hawaiian
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83-5409A Mamalahoa Hwy Apt A, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8303
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1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is so much to love about Super J's. The Lau Lau is amazing, the warmth of the family that runs it is contagious and the retro ambiance makes you feel at home. This is an absolute must for anyone visiting the Big Island.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is obviously not the right place for a fancy dinner or anniversary celebration. But, as take away their LauLau or Kailua pig are the best meals on the Island. Always fresh and so delicious, so that even our 18 months old daughter refused to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bambola_Bax
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have the best laulau in the island. You can order and take out for some ambiance as their eating place is not as good as their food.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We first went on Sunday, but didn't realize they were closed. Went back several days later. It's not fancy and most would probably pass it up. It you want to eat like the average "tourist", it probably not for you. We like to eat like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank loriw812
Reviewed November 28, 2018

We’ve reviewed Super J’s before and now been there many times over the past several years. This trip we went straight to Super J’s for some LauLau take out - our 1st meal of 1st day. So simple yet so absolutely delicious! Love love love...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lovedoxies
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

This is the only restaurant that I have found that serves chicken Lau Lau and Pork Lau Lau. I have never had the chicken Lau Lau so had to try it. It was interesting but a bit dry. The pork Lau Lau has fat in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarktheWay
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

Don't know what the food was like. Waited 20 minutes while person behind the counter talked on the phone. Never could place an order.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jdebaere
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful food! I got the combo plate and it was both the best lau lau on the island as well as the best kalua pork. Don't go for the ambiance, go for the food! I drove out of my way to visit and it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank maryrussell7
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

The first time we stopped at Super J’s it was closed. They were sold out. So we went elsewhere. We were out hiking and sightseeing and decided to try again. So glad we did. The family was sooooo nice and inviting. Jay helped us with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Experience43006
Reviewed November 7, 2018

What a great local place!! The staff are super friendly and helpful and the food is very authentic and tasty. This is without doubt th BEST lau lau on the islands.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BCflyguy01
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SwanWings
April 20, 2015|
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Response from jlcarter1975 | Reviewed this property |
According to an internet search it looks like they open up at 10 a.m. The costs for food is about $5-$8 (very reasonable for a plate of food). This is not a fancy place whatsoever. Imagine eating at someone's house with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Polynesian, Hawaiian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83-5409A Mamalahoa Hwy Apt A, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8303
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Captain Cook
  • Phone Number: 808-328-9566
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