Best Big Island, HI Restaurants

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    10. Kilauea Lodge Restaurant

    Take a step back in time and experience Big Island living the way it was before modern resorts and development took over. Once a hotel and later a grocery, the building that houses this popular restaurant (which...

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    7. Coast Grille & Oyster Bar

    The signature restaurant of the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel is known far and wide for its superb Hawaiian and Pacific Rim cuisine. While serious diners charge forth in pursuit of fresh seafood (Kona-by-way-of-New...

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    4. Island Lava Java

    Coffee fans love the Big Island for many reasons, and this place is one of them. You'll find freshly brewed, 100% Kona coffee here, along with an assortment of sweets and sandwiches. A great place to people-watch,...

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    2. Hilo Bay Café

    Don't let appearances deceive you � there are no burgers and fries at this unassuming strip mall restaurant, but you will find dishes like stuffed chicken breast with bacon and pine nuts, and artichoke,...

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    1. Cafe Pesto

    Hilo Bay's Cafe Pesto enjoys quite a reputation for innovative pizzas, which range from traditional Italian varieties to recipes bearing Mediterranean or Pacific Rim touches. The restaurant gets packed at lunch;...

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About Big Island, HI Restaurants

The Big Island offers a vast array of places to eat. But here at 10 Best, we want you to not just fill your belly, but to absolutely enjoy and revel in each great bite. Our selection of the best Big Island restaurants illustrates the bounty that's available.  We know what's good, where it is, and what to order. Just about any desire of your taste buds can be met, from wallet-friendly sweet eateries like Hilo Homemade Ice Cream to more expensive places that promise a special night out - Roy's Waikoloa Bar and Grill and Kona Village Resort Luau for example.

Hawaii's largest island offers a range of eateries as broad as its terrain and beauty, and we're here to take care of you. Some neighborhoods and locations of accommodations are a little far from eateries, and some are right smack near places to eat - and we're here to to guide you to them all. Let your palate enjoy the diversity the Big Island has to offer, with a little help from your friends at 10 Best.


About Jade Eckardt

Raised on the Big Island of Hawaii, Jade has traveled the world and doesn't intend to stop, yet the Hawaiian Islands are still her favorite place. She spent seven years living on Oahu and exploring the island. A regular visitor to Kauai, Jade recently authored a full-length Kauai guide book. She is a writer and photographer, whose work has been published...  Read more »

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