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IMILOA Sky Garden Restaurant


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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I came to the restaurant as it had good reviews on google and we were not even aware of the astronomy center. It was a good buffet, but it was not a big and varied as I was hoping for, but still...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anthony L
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

I've been as a tour driver where the people absolutely loved this stop. They treat the drivers as guest. The food is well prepared and plentiful. This made me want to drive from Kona to Hilo just to eat lunch there. Am always greated with...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank stmedic911
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

All you can eat King Crab & Prime Rib which included a great Thanksgiving buffet. Awesome desserts as well. Make reservations for large groups, plenty parking. Enjoyed it especially with my family.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lrplunk
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

I am on tour of robert hawaii, this sky darden restaurant has buffet lunch but choices of food are not various, they also have a la carte but just 3 in Menu. The cleanliess, service is just average. However, food choice is disadvantage here.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jajavalB
Reviewed March 17, 2018

I visited here as part of a tour group. The all-you-can-eat lunch buffet was $18.50, and provided a salad bar, limited main dishes (chicken, pork, fish, shrimp), vegetables and dessert (including fruits). Service was efficient and unrushed. The food was flavorful, but overpriced.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Christopher C
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat lunch after viewing rainbow falls and the boiling pots. I found the Imiloa bar and grill, not knowing it was part of the observatory. We had a great lunch. They had a brunch buffet going on, but...More

Date of visit: November 2017
2  Thank Natasha D
Reviewed October 3, 2017

I was part of an island tour group that visited here. The buffet didn't appear to offer a large selection, so I ordered a hamburger and fries instead, and it was excellent. Everything was cooked perfectly. The restaurant was clean and the servers were friendly....More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank wking555
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Not only to I love the Imaloa Center, I will go out of my way to enjoy a nice buffet lunch at the attached restaurant. 5 star dining on a 3 star price.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank 234teril
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We stopped here for lunch with a tour group. The buffet looked appetizing but we decided on menu items. This is a very popular stop for tour buses so we were at first concerned it would be overcrowded. However, the staff were most efficient and...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank JohnCamp81
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We had 4 children and 2 adults and paid under $80 (which is not bad) for everyone to eat a full buffet. The salad bar is really good and the balsamic vinaigrette dressing is my favorite. The buffet offers food for any picky eater from...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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