Nightlife

Brewery in Hilo

Hawaiʻi Nui Brewing

This microbrewery has a small tasting room where you can sample excellent craft beer, including brews originated by Mehena Brewing, Hilo's first microbrewer, which it took over in 2009. Mehana's Mauna Kea Pale Ale i…
Teahouse in Hilo

Perfect Harmony Tea Room

Discover a peaceful tea room hidden in the back of an ethnic clothing boutique. Done in deep colors and Asian motifs, the atmospheric space offers ample seating and a good selection of teas. Prices seem high, but ea…
Sports Bar in Hilo

Coqui's Hideaway Sports Bar

With nondescript furnishings and unpretentious staff, Coqui's is the the quintessential untrendy small-town bar. Game rooms offer pool tables, shuffle boards and darts. Karaoke and live music on designated nights; d…
Lounge in Hilo

Wai‘oli Lounge & Cafe

This lounge is mainstream but has good evening entertainment. Try Lito Arkangel's happy hour on Thursday (5:30pm to 8pm) or hear local favorite Darlene Ahuna on Friday (7pm to 9pm). During the day, the space is brig…
Bar in Hilo

Bayfront Kava Bar

If you're curious about kava (ʻawa in Hawaiian), try a cup at this minimalist bar. Friendly bar staff serve freshly brewed, locally grown kava root in coconut shells. Get ready for tingling taste buds and a calm buz…
Bar in Hilo

Hilo Town Tavern

This super-casual, untrendy tavern has indoor and outdoor stages, a pool hall, lively music and a mixed crowd of locals and tourists. It's among the only spots for local-style bar food, cold beer and nightlife past …