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Scandinavian Shave Ice

75-5699 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3112
+1 808-326-2522
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (217 reviews)
“flavor choices” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
75-5699 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3112
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just fantastic. So many flavors. The ice is super soft. I had pineapple & cherry with coconut cream topping. Yum!

Thank fullerchristinew
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nicely done shaved ice....for some reason always tastes great when on the islands.... We enjoyed ours from their outside pop up during "famer's market" day.

Thank Marty M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited this shop SEVERAL times while in Kona. Each time had a different combo flavor of shave ice and was never disappointed. Enjoyed it outside sitting on the lava rock ledge while watching the surf crash against the wall across Ali’i Drive. Great memory!

Thank Cokibeer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most amazing part was THEY HAVE DOLE SOFT SERVE! They will put it inside your shave ice! Incredible! So I got vanilla and passion fruit syrups and it was perfect! Go check it out!

Thank pcbwedcation8509
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't remember the exact name of the shaved ice I had, but it was something volcano related. I had it filled with the cheesecake ice cream...absolutely delicious. Friendly employees, good prices, great taste. What more could you ask for??

Thank Creestal
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Don't even bother with the beachside shave ice shacks - just come here. Every day. And go all out when you come. I got a Lilikoi Cheesecake ice cream filled shave ice with Mai Tai, POG (passion/orange/guava), and Guava syrups, and a condensed milk "snow...More

1  Thank mrsvleek
Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

I wanted ice cream and my husband wanted shave ice. The perfect combination. The ice cream was delicious (I had the Kona coffee and Cara Macnut- both delicious). My husband enjoyed his shave ice (very well made). Our server was very friendly and patient as...More

Thank Holly Z
Reviewed May 9, 2018

It is probably one of the best Shaved Ice place on the Island, Kona side. During the summer, my grandkids and I took a walk from the Pier to Scandinavian Shave Ice. It was an awesome sunny day at the beach, but what topped it...More

Thank dkr2810
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Having only seen this on TV shows, it was a must when we arrived in Hawaii. Scandinavian shaved ice in Kailua-Kona has dozens of flavours, choice of ice-cream or frozen yoghurt centre and is a great way to cool down in the heat - friendly...More

Thank Trudi M
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Shaved ice is an island must. Scandinavian Shaved Ice is conveniently located in the center of Ali'i street in downtown Kona. This shop had just about every flavor and topping imaginable. It was a bit sweet for my liking, but still tasty none the less....More

Thank Dru Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$3 - $10
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5699 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3112
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-2522
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