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Ohelo Cafe

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Fresh cuisine utilizing local ingredients - woodfired pizzas, fresh local fish, fresh salads, local craft beers and specialty wines. Closed every Tuesday of the month.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Asian, Pizza
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch outside the park and wow what a treat. Ordered the Pull Pork Sandwich (with a side of fries, cole slaw, lettuce and tomato) and Bacon Cheesburger (with fries, cole slaw, lettuce and tomato). Washed down with a Mai Tai...so good. Excellent service,...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in the area at the Volcano Rainforest Retreat and they recommended this restaurant. Casual, ate outdoors, great food.

Date of visit: November 2019
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jonah v, Owner at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mahalo. We're so glad you enjoyed ohelo cafe. a hui hou-tom

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located near Volcano National Park, the menu is diverse, portions are large, and the food was very good....the waitress was very attentive.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Charles S
jonah v, Owner at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mahalo for your kind comments. tom

Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

Stoped in just before closing, had a seals and four cheeses pizza, very good. Would stop again. All three servers were very friendly, full bar too.

Date of visit: October 2019
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jonah v, Owner at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2019

Aloha, Great to hear you would stop by again! a hui hou-tim

Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

Great restaurant near Volcano National Park. They specialize in italian cuisine and have a wood fired oven for pizzas. The menu has some selections that change day to day and from lunch to dinner, so you won't always know what's available, but that's also a...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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jonah v, Owner at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2019

Mahalo. We're happy that we were able to serve you. tom

Reviewed September 12, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by for a late lunch - we had a lovely meal quick service and tasty - pulled pork bun and handmade pizza

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank ruths235
jonah v, Manager at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2019

Happy to hear you enjoyed your meal at ohelo.

Reviewed August 13, 2019

Wow, we came late - near closing, but we were still given great service. The food was excellent. We had the local fish, a pizza, and a couple of butter pasta dishes for the boys. Everyone was pleased. The pizza tasted so great, I was...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

We were really hungry after a day of hiking in Volcanoes National Parks. We had to wait even though there were tables available. We got seated at the same table that was open when we arrived.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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jonah v, Owner at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2019

We request reservations. We must hold tables for those that have reservations arriving in the next 20 minutes. People without reservations are seated in order of arrival and the opening of tables. If a table leaves before we expect-they don't have dessert, eat fast, etc.-...More

Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

I had chosen this place for dinner when staying in volcano after reading the reviews, and it didn’t disappoint! The food and staff were both lovely. I highly recommend any pizza with their macadamia nut pesto. It was quite busy when we got there -...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ejmccx
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Little Volcano Village is fortunate to have a few very good restaurants, however, Ohelo Cafe is one of the best restaurants in the state

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Michael T
jonah v, Owner at Ohelo Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2019

Thank you. Thank you. a hui hou-tom

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sarah_love_nz
April 25, 2018|
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Response from KLynnM_12 | Reviewed this property |
We made our reservation the day of. You should Google the menu for the pizza prices.
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shellkerry
January 16, 2017|
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Response from Foot_Loose | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have a kid's menu. This is a smaller restaurant that I wouldn't take a child under 12 to, as this cafe is more appropriate for couples who want to have a nice fine dining experience with conversation... More
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cassandrapuna
August 29, 2016|
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Response from Susan Y | Reviewed this property |
yes. but not prices. you can stop and grab a menu to go though
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