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Kens House of Pancakes

40 locals recommend · Estimated price 1 out of 4 ·
About this place
Voted the Big Island’s best diner, Ken’s House of Pancakes in Hilo has been serving up Hawaii’s favorite breakfast platters since 1971. Open 24 hours a day with evening specials every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, Ken’s House of Pancakes is the perfect spot for weeknight dinne...
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Tips from locals

Victor
Victor
March 2, 2019
Are you pancake lover?
Kendra
Kendra
August 27, 2016
Favorite diner on the island. With their humongous menu and different daily specials, you might need to go here more than once. Lots of local and traditional options, open 24/7, with fair prices and quick service. Very popular among locals and visitors – a true fixture of Hilo. You can’t go wrong…
Mike & Bo
Mike & Bo
December 17, 2016
Local comfort food breakfast diner with Moco Locos, Omelets, and Macadamian Nut Pancakes and Ken's famous coconut, passion fruit, and Guava syrup assortment. They have everything here, but if you're hungry and looking for good breakfast this is the place. Typical american diner (Denny's, iHop)…
Taylor & Lehua
Taylor & Lehua
September 23, 2019
A trip to Hilo isn't completed if you have not stopped by our famous Ken's House of Pancake for breakfast. They have a huge selection of meals all of which are served 24 hours.....Yes you've heard right you can have breakfast, lunch and or dinner 24 hours a day.
Chris
Chris
March 10, 2016
A whole lot more than just pancakes! Ken's has an extensive menu of many Hawai'ian favorites as well as traditional mainland style food! Something for everyone!
Noelle
Noelle
February 22, 2016
Great for breakfast foods, local foods, mahi mahi sandwiches, pancakes, etc. Good sized portions and low prices. A Hilo favorite. Open late night also.
Valerie
Valerie
June 25, 2019
This place is historic! Local place that has served many celebrities. food is great.
Maricel
Maricel
January 5, 2020
Open 24 hours. A must when all other restaurants are closed.
A
A
April 30, 2019
10 min walk Diner. Hilo Icon. Leave the building and to the left, down Banyan Dr. Right on fork. 24hrs.
Glenn And Mary
Glenn And Mary
September 28, 2019
Kens House of Pancakes, big menu, consistently good diner food, only restaurant open 24/7. coconut and liliko'i syrup

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Location
1730 Kamehameha Avenue
Hilo, Hawaii 96720
Phone+1 808-935-8711
Serves the following meal typesBreakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, happy hour
Reservations
No
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor seating
No
Music
Yes
Menus
Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, happy hour
Dining options
No delivery
Parking
Yes
Restroom
Yes
Wheelchair accessible
Yes
ATM
Yes
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