Whether you're on the road, the beach, on top of a volcano, on a wave - hunger pangs will come calling mid day, and 10 Best is here to guide you to the best lunch spots on the Big Island. The Big Island is big, and with varied terrain, activities, and atmosphere's you'll definitely work up a midday appetite and need to fuel up to carry on the day. We all no how hard it can be to hunt out good places to eat with hefty portions, great service and wonderful food, and that's where we come in, to guide you to the right places at the right times.
When far inland exploring Volcanoes National Park, drop into the Kilauea Lodge Restaurant for a cozy, atmosphere with a brick fireplace. Not far from here is the Lava Rock Cafe where locals loyally eat big Hawaiian style portions. The home style eatery is friendly and casual.
When exploring the historic ocean side town of Hilo, Cafe Pesto is a not to miss local staple. Serving up Italian food with a modern twist, the classy eatery offers unique pizzas, salads, other foods and a full bar. Also calling Hilo home is the super modern Hilo Bay Cafe, where a dimply lit decor featuring strong colors and sleep furniture offers a menu of gourmet island style fare, and another full bar.
For a trans-Pacific culinary adventure, the Royal Siam Thai Restaurant in Hilo is the local favorite for Thai food. Of course, Roy's Waikoloa Bar and Grill is as wonderful as ever for a Pacific Rim themed meal of seafood and other Hawaiian dishes. So where ever you are, somewhere under the sea or between the mountains and the ocean, look to 10 Best for the top 10 Big Island lunch spots.