Hawi & Around restaurants

Top Choice Hawaii Regional in Hawi & Around

Bamboo

Always-packed Bamboo offers interesting takes on old standbys, such as mahimahi on focaccia with shredded papaya. It shares space with a gallery and gift shop, making you feel like you’re eating in a general store –…
Top Choice Sushi in Hawi & Around

Sushi Rock

This ever-popular sushi bar is famous all over the island for its fusion tropical rolls, which might include papaya, mac nuts, Fuji apple or goat cheese. Some work better than others, but we always leave satisfied. …
Fusion in Hawi & Around

Trio

Trio specializes in three-course, creative Hawaiian fusion cuisine. The menu has a lot of variation; on one night you might mix Indonesian chicken with Waimea beef sliders finished with some vegetarian poke. For a t…
Cafe in Kapaʻau

Gill's Lanai

With its umbrella-shaded patio and tiny kitchen, this avocado-colored roadside cafe offers a beach vibe and unfairly good food, given Kapaʻau's small size. Favorites include fish tacos, fish and chips, savory sandwi…
Hawaiian in Kapaʻau

King's View Cafe

The King's View has quickly become a community fixture in North Kohala, offering hot subs, creative pizzas (rosemary garlic anyone?), omelets, burgers and plate meals at competitive prices, especially when compared …
Vegetarian in Hawi & Around

Sweet Potato Kitchen

This cozy kitchen serves heaping plates of vegetarian and vegan fare, from congee (rice porridge) cooked with black rice, garlic and local greens to a 'BeetSteak' patty burger that's as hearty as any Waimea steer. D…
Thai in Kapaʻau

Chaba

If you're in need of a Thai food fix in North Kohala, this roadside stall with outdoor bench seating is pretty much your only option. It's a good one as well – it may not be five star Bangkok dining, but the usual p…
Cafe in Hawi & Around

Kohala Coffee Mill

A comfy place to hang out and treat yourself to muffins, fresh-brewed Kona coffee and heavenly Tropical Dreams ice cream. For breakfast, the souffléd eggs with cheese, onion, tomato, pesto and/or bacon is a winner. …
Cafe in Kapaʻau

Nambu Courtyard

Pleasantly low-key, this owner-run cafe can be mixed with the service – sometimes it feels warm and friendly, sometimes you feel like you've interrupted the owner's day. Nambu serves freshly made salads and sandwich…
Hawaiian in Kapaʻau

CSC Cafe

There's a lot of focus on organic, healthy, gluten-free, name-your-food-trend dining in the Hawi and Kapaʻau area. Not at CSC – this place is all about straight-up, big Hawaiian portions served local style – plate l…