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Kaleo's Bar & Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian, International

Menu

DINNER‏
$6.00
Soup of the Day
$7.00
Kalua Pork Wontons
House favorite
$7.00
Sauteed Mushrooms
Garlic butter & white wine
$7.00
Fresh Spinach
Sauteed w/ garlic, pine nuts, & parmesan
$9.00
Mozzarella Marinara
With zesty marinara & fresh basil pesto
$9.00
Calamari
Served w/ lemon caper remoulade
$9.00
Buffalo Wings
Served w/ hot sauce & ranch dressing
$10.00
Tempura Ahi Roll
House favorite served w/ spicy lilikoi sauce
$10.00
Asian Lettuce Wraps
Minced chicken, wok seared w/ shiitake, carrots, onion, water chestnut, szechuan sauce
$12.00
Crab Cakes
With pineapple salsa & spicy mango aioli
LUNCH
$6.00
Soup of the Day
$7.00
Hummus
And warm pita bread garnished w/ hamakua tomato salad
$7.00
Kalua Pork Wontons
House favorite
$7.00
Sauteed Mushrooms
Garlic butter & white wine
$7.00
Fresh Spinach
Sauteed w/ garlic & parmesan
$8.00
Mozzarella Marinara
Served w/ zesty marinara, basil pesto
$9.00
Buffalo Wings
Served w/ hot sauce & ranch
$9.00
Tempura Ahi Roll
House favorite served w/ spicy lilikoi sauce
$9.00
Calamari
Served w/ lemon caper mayo
$12.00
Poke Martini
Fresh ahi, sweet onion, avocado, sesame soy dressing
PRICE RANGE
$25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian, International, Fusion
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The only fine dining restaurant in Pahoa, with a wide variety of menu items and a reasonable range of prices

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SpookyPie1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live in Pahoa and have been to Kaleos many times. It’s usually pretty busy...and loud...and seems to be well liked. Unfortunately the past few times I’ve been there have been subpar experiences. Last night I had the sesame coated ahi, and requested seared. It...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank davenpod
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good food and good prices. We went twice and had to re-arrange our schedule so we could have lunch there on our last days. The staff were great both times, courteous and accommodating. Highly recommend it. Don't miss the coconut shrimp and coconut calamari.

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

An excellent menu combined with good atmosphere and service. The shrimp linguini with pesto was actually one of the best meals I’ve ever had. Although I dined alone, I felt more like a welcome member of the family. Thanks JJ wherever you are

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AdventureswithKris
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Casual and comfortable, yet with high quality food is how I'd describe Kaleo's. The passion fruit margaritas were the bomb!!! Order one now! ALSO - if you enjoy calamari - even a little bit - don't miss the one at Kaleo's. It's amazing. The other...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LuxeFamilyFun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just happened upon this place for lunch, and boy where we happy we did. The food was outstanding. Along with great service. I had the coconut calamari that just melted in your mouth it was so tender, and my husband had the blackened Mahi...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mikeypj
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

For between $12-$20 you can get a nice entree with rice and salad or a sandwich with fries or salad. Several of us had the Mahi BLT with avocado and it was delicious! The teriyaki chicken dish was less impressive, with most of the chicken...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NatalieWeber
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Stopped here for lunch one day during a drive around the south side of the island. Good selection of good on the menu. Drinks were good, too. I had the BBQ pork sandwich and it was very good. Wait staff was great and friendly and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

We came here twice while staying in Pahoa,but there weren't many other choices. The first night the service was phenomenal, with an employee directing us to a parking spot and even holding an umbrella for me. The food was quite delicious and our water was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank renaetm
Reviewed November 24, 2018

Enjoyed the food, coconut veg curry, pesto pasta, veggie wrap, spegatti pasta, banana spring rolls... glass of ginger collins, big swell and taste of coconut porter! Great hosts.. refreshing to see the business in Pahao is starting to come back... please visit and help!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank elloravn
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