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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

American Restaurant
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“Renowned island chef and restaurateur Peter Merriman created one of many upscale fine dining restaurants in Hawaii's thriving culinary scene. Locally sourced ingredients and flavors.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Worth the drive! It’s a beautiful drive up to Waimea and then you have this amazing spot to eat locally sourced, organic food, and great beer!! ”
  • 46 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Best breakfast and lunch place. Extra large fluffy pancakes. Must try the coconut syrup. Yum!”
  • 38 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“Stylish haunt with an inventive menu that merges global flavors, plus a beer garden & live music. Cute atmosphere with good food!”
  • 31 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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“This restaurant celebrates cooking from scratch with a focus on slow and low smoked brisket, pork, ribs and chicken. Pulled pork, fish tacos and chopped BBQ brisket are our favorites. Address: 64-957 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kamuela”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“They have great burgers, and veggie options too. Next to the food court in Waimea, which also has a decent mexican food shop, and other places to eat.”
  • 20 locals recommend
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“A staple restaurant in Waimea. Pizza, pasta, salads - dine in or take out. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Salad Place
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“Delicious and casual spot for breakfast and lunch located on the back side of the Parker Ranch Center. John, the owner, is a lovely Frenchman and his food reflects that. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“My favorite dish is the Pesto Pasta and I add the fish of the day to top it off. Caesar Salad is great!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“Noodle lover, this is the place! Small but delicious menu, totally what it advertises to be. Atmospheric despite being in the middle of shopping center. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Hawaiian Restaurant
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“On a hot day, there's nothing better than a refreshing shave ice to help cool you down. Don't miss this island treat!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Delivery
“Pizzas are East Coast thin crust... best, affordable pizza on the Big Island.”
  • 1 local recommends
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“The address for this restaurant is the sister store in Waimea. The Tres Mex I am describing is in the Waikoloa Highlands Shopping Center (address not listed). Very good take away Mexican Cuisine, open from 11-8. Closed on Sundays. Combo plates, specials and if you're really hungry, the Burrito Grande will bust your belly! This is my go to favorite when I'm in a hurry and very hungry!”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“A small family-owned Italian restaurant with pasta, pizza, and calzone dishes.”
  • 2 locals recommend
German Restaurant
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“Little hole in the wall lunch spot with amazing fish, falafel, pork, or steak wraps and sandwiches. ”
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends