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“Lots of authentic Japanese food”
Review of Teshima's

Teshima's
Ranked #5 of 37 Restaurants in Kealakekua
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $20
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed February 11, 2014

Its a local divey looking kind of place, but its exactly the kind of place I like. Feels like its been there forever and that they know what they are doing. Not a fancy place at a all, but the food is hot and tasty and there is way too much of it. We had the trio combo and I was sad I got too full to eat all of it.

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Reviewed January 28, 2014

They have been serving food at Teshima's since 1929 so states the sign in the restaurant and is a fifth generation of family members in the business. The food is bits and pieces of Japanese foods and tastes. The #2 was the best option for me and it was tasty, quite filling and certainly an ample portion. My wife had a beef and tempura combo that did not have a number except it cost more and came with all the sides and bits, that included miso, pickled cukes, pickled cabbage, tea, etc. The service was good but not over the top. This is a local neighborhood family business.

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Reviewed January 15, 2014

Had soba noodle special and combo #3. Both were very good. Excellent tempura and sukiyaki. Service quick and prices reasonable.

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Reviewed January 10, 2014

We happened upon Teshima's by chance, on the way to a distant snorkeling bay, and we could not have been more satisfied with the food, service and prices. It felt like a treasured outpost, with wonderful tuna, shrimp and soups, and we will return.

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Reviewed January 7, 2014

A well-known family-run eatery for local residents and visitors, this restaurant's matriarch Auntie Mary Teshima recently passed away at the age of 106! Their food is delicious and reasonably priced; check out their combination plates which include a sampling of Japanese staples like miso, sukiyaki, sashimi, tempura, fried ahi and more.
If you're looking for an "upscale" dining experience, stay at the resorts and tourist traps down in town; Teshima's is old-style, laidback and local.

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