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Pueo's Osteria

Waikoloa Highlands Shopping Center, 68-1845 Waikoloa Rd Ste 107, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-339-7566
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“homemade pasta” (27 reviews)
“wild boar ragu” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Waikoloa Highlands Shopping Center, 68-1845 Waikoloa Rd Ste 107, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

My family and I were recommended to Pueo's and we were not disappointed. I had the PAPPARDELLE CON CINGHIALE which is a wild boar and pasta dish and was excellent! My wife and daughter tried the CANNELLONI and GNOCCHI and both of them lover their...More

Thank Jkittle
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This Osteria is off the beaten path located in the Waikoloa Village Shopping complex about 5 miles up the hill from the beach resorts. Chef Babian, a former executive chef from Four Seasons Hualalai, has concerted a delicious and authentic Italian dining experience. The locally...More

1  Thank Rodger M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Went here after reading Trip Advisor reviews. My husband and I both had pasta. It was okay, but nothing special. No salad or bread included. A little pricey for what you got.

Thank luvvacation58
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Lemon panna cotta is as good as you’ll find anywhere. Overall meal was great. Service was top rate and came with a charming smile. Thanks Mahli!

Thank Erik M
Reviewed August 3, 2018

My daughter is dairy and gluten free and the waitress went out of her way to work with the kitchen to make her chicken parmesan, it was really delicious too. Thank you!

Thank Shelley H
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Reading all the reviews out here on Trip Advisor, I had high hopes that we found a good Italian restaurant that was not priced out of control like most restaurants in the area. I agree that you nee to make reservations, and did so through...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This place is popular and reservations are needed. Very crowded with high noise level. Food is very good and portions generous. Delicious pasta. Up the hill in a mall.

Thank jfd
Reviewed July 26, 2018

This is a wonderful place if you are staying in the Waikoloa area. I love their 8 for 8 happy hour....8 items for $8.00 (each item). You have to sit at the bar to partake in the happy hour so I recommend you get there...More

Thank Joyce F
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

This quickly became our favorite restaurant! Our server, Courtney was amazing, knowledgeable and had a really great energy about her. I made our reservation without mentioning the reason, when we got there, Courtney wished my wife a happy birthday, and gave her a card signed...More

Thank Jun M
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Absolutely worth the short drive from the Waikoloa resort area. Lovely restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating, excellent service and very good food at reasonable prices for the area. Enjoyed salads and pasta the first time we went. Husband thought the pasta with Bolognese was...More

Thank wego2places
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January 22, 2017|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Yes just no tank tops for gentleman
November 4, 2015|
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Response from James B | Property representative |
Thanks Ben. Great point. We agree. The web sight is designed and controlled by tripadvisor. We load our info into a form and thats how its displayed. I will forward suggestion to trip advisor through my management page... More
June 8, 2015|
Response from PueosManagement | Property representative |
Aloha, We offer both an early owl and late night special. From 5p-6p daily, we have an "Eight for Eight" special which consist of eight dishes for $8 each. The dishes are: Mozzarella Fritti, Waimea Kale Salad, Crudo "raw... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waikoloa Highlands Shopping Center, 68-1845 Waikoloa Rd Ste 107, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-339-7566
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