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Da Poke Shack

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Seafood, Fast Food, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim
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76-6246 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-4614
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Syracuse, New York, United States
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253 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I read about Da Poke Shack before I arrived on the Big Island and, from the reviews, it appeared to be one destination that I just had to experience. Poke is a dish I had never tried, but, as a culinary adventurer and sushi lover, it looked appealing. To begin with, the Shack has only one small table inside and... More 

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Mukilteo, Washington
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247 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were starving and wanted something real healthy, so we're searched out Da Poke Hack at about 4:00. They were just about out of poke with an hour or two Togo before closing time. We ordered remnants of what was left and ate it in the car. There are two outside umbrella tables and one small bench inside. This is... More 

Thank Royce F
Scarborough, Australia
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94 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a few great Poke places. This one is my favourite. Nice flavour options. Well priced and very tasty not fishy at all. For one price you get two Poke options with rice and a side.

Thank No0osho
Newport Beach, CA, USA
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We can't get poke in SoCal; we get Poke Bowls which only have a passing resemblance. We got off the plane and headed straight here. Was not disappointed.

Thank John_Ell
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place for early lunch in West Hawaii. Get there early or miss out. Shoyu and dynamite (avo) poke are my go-to choices.

Thank boi123
Orlando, United States
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First stop after arriving in Kona was at Da Poke Shack. The young lady behind the counter was very informative of the different poke available and also provided samples. My husband and I ordered the large plate which is more than enough food for 2 people. consists of 4 pokes your choice, 2 sides we got seaweed and spicy crab... More 

Thank Julia H
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my wife's favourite place to eat in Kona. We went in September 2016 and we went to the location that was closer to the Kona side. It is a short drive from most Kona hotels. The location is located at the bottom floor of a hotel with its own entrance with a few short term parking spots. There... More 

Thank ReefDiving
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I go to Da Poke Shack whenever we get a chance. It's a great little place to meet for lunch. Be prepared for lines as it can get pretty busy in there. But to stop in and pick up some dishes for lunch or dinner and take the food to go is well worth it. We like... More 

Thank Kelly C
Houston, Texas
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were recently in Kona, and we made a point of visiting Da Poke Shack for lunch based on the reviews we read on Trip Advisor. We explained to the server that we were poke novices, and she explained our various options. We opted for the plate that serves 2 - we had 2 salad choices and... More 

Thank lhe738
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ahi was soo fresh and delicious! Cost was $14.50 so not cheap, but quality was great so we didn't mind

Thank Catherine M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Seafood, Fast Food, Asian, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pacific Rim
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76-6246 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-4614
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: 8083297653

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?