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What's Shakin'

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27-999 Old Mamalahoa Hwy, Pepeekeo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96783
+1 808-964-3080
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish wrap” (42 reviews)
“fruit smoothies” (19 reviews)
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American, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27-999 Old Mamalahoa Hwy, Pepeekeo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96783
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well, it feels local because it is very much off-the-beaten-path! This place is like someone turned their house into a little food shop. The smoothies and other food are well-prepared. The vibe feels sort of like a Whole Foods Market, with a lot of concern...More

Thank NicholasWells
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by here on a small detour that leads you about 4 miles along the coastline and back to the highway. The drive is beautiful and the road is shaded with lush rainforest. The What's Shakin is along this detour and it was the...More

Thank journey_in_wander
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We stopped in for a smoothie. Did not eat lunch but the dishes we saw looked great. Seating is outdoors at a group of pinic tablesunder a canopy. Lots of people but not crowded.

Thank fsdukejr
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Literally a chilled coconut. When I asked what it was the lady looked at me and said it’s a chilled coconut. Haha. Someone in our party had a smoothie which was good and a coffee/ice cream/banana drink which was also good. A bit pricey and...More

Thank darusjuarez
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Stopped here after visiting the Hawaii Tropical Botanic Garden. Great place to pause and get refreshed with all manner of cool, sweet concoctions. Best value is a cup of the Tropical Dreams ice cream.

Thank Two-Baby-Boomers
Reviewed June 24, 2018

A mixed review because one item was delicious and the other not so much. It is a darling little place with a picnic table under some banana trees in the back and little tables around the deck. The staff was friendly.

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Nice cool spot on a scenic road with interesting, healthy food and smoothies. Yum. We tried the Taro burger - yes, a starchy patty with savories on a wheat bun (gluten free options available). It was seriously good. Also, they have great smoothies with healthy...More

Thank Sunil P
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Stopped here after the Hawaii Botanical Gardens. Lovely little shop with picnic tables and a breeze. All the smoothies are freshly made with fruit picked fresh right at the farm, and the sandwiches were delicious. Slow service, but totally worth it!

Thank listar136
Reviewed June 16, 2018

Stopped by twice while on vacation, and both times the smoothies and food were very good. As some have said the service is a bit slow, but that's ok your on vacation and shouldn't bee in a hurry anyway. The staff is very friendly.

Thank tjclyde
Reviewed June 3, 2018

My wife and I recently had lunch at What's Shakin' and really enjoyed our meal. I had the guacamole and chips. The guacamole was the best I've ever had. I'm pretty sure that they took the avocados right off the trees in the backyard to...More

Thank irawine
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Response from Skruggs | Reviewed this property |
The answers above are correct. This is a different place
Linda D
August 28, 2016|
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Response from capncusp | Reviewed this property |
The last time I was there it was still for sale. (3 weeks ago) Best to call them. The ladies said even if it sold they would be open and they would still be working there. No problem. Aloha, Ron
January 18, 2016|
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Response from Rhett L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do customer lunches/sandwiches to worth a try....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27-999 Old Mamalahoa Hwy, Pepeekeo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96783
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Pepeekeo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-964-3080
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