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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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A 5 star casual experience expanding the horizons of sushi featuring locally grown and raised mostly organic products and ingredients.Plenty of offeings for non fish eaters,vegetarians and those needing gluten free dining.Owner operated ,friendly and welcoming.Amazing house made desserts,salads,sandwiches,broiled items and, of course,world famous sushi!
PRICE RANGE
$4 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed March 3, 2020

The atmosphere is bohemian, the food is inspirational! This roadside bistro puts out some exceptional fresh sushi and sashimi, as well as cooked fish. In addition they have the Trio menu with some very good looking beef and chicken entrés. We went for a couples'...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2020

Thanks so much for your comments and for taking the time to write.Aloha Peter and staff

Reviewed February 23, 2020

We skipped this place several times. Sorry we did. Really good, real quirky decor, kind of get the feeling it was the type of place some hippie woke up in after a few real bad LSD trips and figured, man, time to get a job,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2020

Thanks for your comments.BTW Are you calling me an old hippy who woke up post acid trip and opened a restaurant? I may or may not resemble that remark. LOL

Reviewed February 22, 2020

From the first bite of sushi, we were struck by the creative genius of chef and owner Peter Pomeranze. Each bite was a surprise and a delight. Peter knows well how to combine flavors and textures for a one of a kind sensory experience. His...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 22, 2020 via mobile

What a great dining experience in this little town north of Kona. We have eaten a number of meals here over the past 4 years. Every time we visit the Big Island we eat here sometimes more than once a trip. The food is imaginative...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020

So I’ve been to this establishment a few times now and have to say, if I lived closer, I’d go even more than I do! I don’t do a lot of reviews but felt it was time to share this with the world. The bohemian...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2020

What a kind and thoughtful review.My staff and I are proud of the fact that guests such as yourself continue to return, accept our occasional hiccups, and continue to taste the love.Folks like you are our life blood and we never take you for granted

Reviewed February 7, 2020

We’ve been back to Sushi Rock at least a dozen times during our winter vacations to Hawaii over the past few years. Everyone of our family loves this place, it’s colourful and unpretentious vibe, the great playlists, and especially the sushi. We have several excellent...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2020

Every single aspect of your review is thrilling to us all at The Rock.Thanks so much for taking 5he time

Reviewed February 5, 2020

It's a quirky hole in the wall place with excellent food, unique cocktails, and nice staff. Lots of gluten free options. We enjoyed it more than Roys.

Date of visit: January 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2020

I love Roy’s but I love us more.Thanks so much for your words.They truly help us to move forward, creatively upping our game. Much appreciation from us to you.

Reviewed February 5, 2020

We live in seattle and there is no shortage of good sushi restaurants around here, but I was blown away by Sushi Rock and Trio. The rolls were so creative and unbelievably delicious. I would of thought I was in some super high-end restaurant. It...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2020

There are few words to describe how happy your comments make my crew and I.We work hard to do this well so we never take it for granted when folks like you feel the love.

Reviewed February 3, 2020

Each January, my wife Heather and I travel to The Big Island for two weeks. We discovered Sushi Rock in 2015 and come back, usually twice during our time on Hawaii. The food is alway excellent and the staff caring and friendly. We both had...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2020

You cannot know how much this means to me and my hard working team.Thanks so much

Reviewed February 1, 2020 via mobile

We're locsls..and we go for lunch about every other week..it's out favorite!!! The Captain Crunch roll is the best...and of course fresh sashimi..depending on what's available. We love the staff and this place so much!!

Date of visit: February 2020
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alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded February 3, 2020

What a great way to start our week.We have much appreciation for guests like yourself who keep us going

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I am not sure how anyone could not like the food at this place. The service is great and one just has to understand this is not downtown its in the back country area which is beautiful to see. So don't expect a perfect... More
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