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Hawaiian Style Cafe

65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
+1 808-885-4295
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly
65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great to have. A place where locals and malahinis enjoy wonderful food and company. Tried local faves made with local beef cooked with mana.

Thank alohaterry
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little café with friendly staff and large portions. We had lunch and early dinner and we liked the typical Hawaiian style menu.

Thank Cristina G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I ordered the pancake and it was actually to cold to melt the butter. I did not like the coconut syrup, way too sweet. The coffee was decent but couldn't get a refill. Would never return.

Thank 132Karen132
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must stop for breakfast. I had just one pancake with banana and mac nutty, with coconut syrup. I could not eat it all as it is huge. I ate there twice during my visit. The staff was always friendly and cheerful. It...More

Thank Schnauzerfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local resident urged us to visit Hawaiian Style and we're very glad we did. We visited twice in a week during a 6-day vacation even thought it was a 25-mile drive, so enough said. The portions are enormous to the point of absurdity. The pancakes...More

1  Thank cjn60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thought we had come to the wrong place - the cafe is just a little hole in the wall-sort-of place, and you must register and wait outside for your table. We waited less than ten minutes in this little old cowboy center town with...More

1  Thank Kroglund
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place seems to be where the locals come to eat breakfast. You need to get there before 0800 or be prepared to wait, as there are not many tables and they fill fast. The portions are huge; there were 10 strips of bacon on...More

2  Thank pharvey841
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great salads, splendid fish combo. The service is nice and fast. A place to visit after the gardens by the sea

Thank Bastille_eric
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food is good and the people are nice. The pancakes are huge pack your appetite when visiting this place.

Thank CharlotteCouple12
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Huge pancakes and portions of food! Everything was delicious I highly recommend! Omelets are great and bacon was really crisp. Local dishes were on point!

Thank dmont1203
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It is open on Sundays for brunch?
August 29, 2015|
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Response from Sooogoodjelly | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I know they open at 7am till about 12 or 1pm. .....enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 am - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1290 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-7310
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-4295
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