Leslie’s Guidebook for Hilo

Leslie

Leslie’s Guidebook for Hilo

Food Scene
Delicious, variety of Local, American & Hawaiian foods. This place is always busy.
60
locals recommend
Hawaiian Style Cafe Hilo
681 Manono Street
60
locals recommend
Delicious, variety of Local, American & Hawaiian foods. This place is always busy.
So many local favorites. Local, American & Hawaiian food.
9
locals recommend
Kuhio Grille - Home Of The Famous 1lb Laulau
9
locals recommend
So many local favorites. Local, American & Hawaiian food.
Open 24 hours.
31
locals recommend
Ken's House of Pancakes
1730 Kamehameha Avenue
31
locals recommend
Open 24 hours.
Pancakes, breakfast all day, American food. Prince Kuhio Mall.
IHOP
111 E Puainako St
Pancakes, breakfast all day, American food. Prince Kuhio Mall.
Japanese cuisine.
27
locals recommend
Miyo's Restaurant
564 Hinano Street
27
locals recommend
Japanese cuisine.
Ramen made your way!
Tetsumen
697 Manono St
Ramen made your way!
Hawaii Volcanoes Restaurant.
51
locals recommend
Kilauea Lodge Restaurant
19-3948 Old Volcano Road
51
locals recommend
Hawaii Volcanoes Restaurant.
Fast food sushi.
Genki Sushi
111 E Puainako St
Fast food sushi.
American & Local foods. In the Prince Kuhio Mall.
Zippy's Hilo
111 East Puainako Street
American & Local foods. In the Prince Kuhio Mall.
Mexican food. In Prince Kuhio Mall.
Maui Tacos - Prince Kuhio
111 Puainako St
Mexican food. In Prince Kuhio Mall.
Italian Food. Hilo Town, Front Street.
63
locals recommend
Cafe Pesto - Hilo
308 Kamehameha Avenue
63
locals recommend
Italian Food. Hilo Town, Front Street.
18
locals recommend
Hilo Burger Joint
776 Kilauea Ave
18
locals recommend
Local & American food.
Don's Grill
485 Hinano St
Local & American food.
American & Local food. Fronting Hilo Seaside Hotel.
7
locals recommend
Coconut Grill
136 Banyan Way
7
locals recommend
American & Local food. Fronting Hilo Seaside Hotel.
Fast food Chinese food. Eat in or drive thru.
Panda Express
368 Makaala Street
Fast food Chinese food. Eat in or drive thru.
Order your Pizza combo online & drive-thru pickup when ready! Hilo town.
Little Caesars Pizza
125 Kekuanaoa Street
Order your Pizza combo online & drive-thru pickup when ready! Hilo town.
2 in Hilo town & 1 in Target.
Starbucks
381 Makaala Street
2 in Hilo town & 1 in Target.
Parks & Nature
Catch a rainbow. Scenic photo opportunity.
125
locals recommend
Rainbow Falls
125
locals recommend
Catch a rainbow. Scenic photo opportunity.
43
locals recommend
Imiloa Astronomy Center
600 Imiloa Place
43
locals recommend
Free! Donations welcome. There is an awesone covered jungle gym play area for the kids too.
31
locals recommend
Panaewa Rainforest Zoo
31
locals recommend
Free! Donations welcome. There is an awesone covered jungle gym play area for the kids too.
Japanese themed botanical gardens. Great scenic background for picture taking opportunities.
43
locals recommend
Liliʻuokalani Park and Gardens
189 Lihiwai St
43
locals recommend
Japanese themed botanical gardens. Great scenic background for picture taking opportunities.
Volcanoes
Mauna Loa
Volcanoes
Beautiful scenery. I do not recommend driving down the steep valley road. It is a one-lane road that can be dangerously treacherous.
43
locals recommend
Waipiʻo Valley Lookout
48-5546 Waipio Valley Road
43
locals recommend
Beautiful scenery. I do not recommend driving down the steep valley road. It is a one-lane road that can be dangerously treacherous.
Kona side. Experience and learn about the Hawaiian culture and how they lived.
134
locals recommend
Pu'uhonua O Hōnaunau National Historical Park
State Highway 160
134
locals recommend
Kona side. Experience and learn about the Hawaiian culture and how they lived.
Free! Walk across the bridge and get the feel of your own private island. No cars, traffic or crowds. Peace and serenity.
24
locals recommend
Coconut Island
24
locals recommend
Free! Walk across the bridge and get the feel of your own private island. No cars, traffic or crowds. Peace and serenity.
Within 8 miles
Hilo Bay
Within 8 miles
Please check their website before visiting for daily alerts, hours of operation and fees.
316
locals recommend
Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park
316
locals recommend
Please check their website before visiting for daily alerts, hours of operation and fees.
You may see a resting Honu (sea turtle) or two. Please do not touch or disturb them. Give them their space, and let them rest.
59
locals recommend
Carlsmith Beach Park
1815 Kalanianaole Avenue
59
locals recommend
You may see a resting Honu (sea turtle) or two. Please do not touch or disturb them. Give them their space, and let them rest.
Mauna Kea State Park - Halepōhaku Area
75 Aupuni St
31
locals recommend
Panaewa Rainforest Zoo
31
locals recommend
Arts & Culture
31
locals recommend
Lyman Museum & Mission House
276 Haili Street
31
locals recommend
Sightseeing
18
locals recommend
Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station
18
locals recommend
Shopping
Hilo Shopping Center
66 Kekuanaoa St
13
locals recommend
Walmart
325 Makaala St
13
locals recommend
IHOP, Maui Tacos, Zippys, Macy’s, TJ Maxx, Old Navy, movie theatres and various eateries and stores
28
locals recommend
Prince Kuhio Plaza
111 E East Puainako Street
28
locals recommend
IHOP, Maui Tacos, Zippys, Macy’s, TJ Maxx, Old Navy, movie theatres and various eateries and stores
Ross Dress for Less
307 E Makaala Street
12
locals recommend
Target
391 Makaala St
12
locals recommend
Essentials
29
locals recommend
Safeway
29
locals recommend
Lots of local foods, snacks, omiyage, bakery items & etc
40
locals recommend
Hilo KTA Super Stores
50 East Puainako Street
40
locals recommend
Lots of local foods, snacks, omiyage, bakery items & etc
Hawaii grown fruits, vegetables and cut flowers!
126
locals recommend
Hilo Farmers Market
Mamo St & Kamehameha Ave
126
locals recommend
Hawaii grown fruits, vegetables and cut flowers!
Longs Drugs
111 E Puainako St
The Vitamin Shoppe
303 Makaala Street
If you want/need to dispose of your own garbage during the week. https://www.hawaiizerowaste.org/facilities-2/
Hilo Transfer station
If you want/need to dispose of your own garbage during the week. https://www.hawaiizerowaste.org/facilities-2/
Food scene
Chocolate dipped shortbread cookies, candies, ice cream, snacks & so much more! Sometimes they will give out free samples. Watch the employees making the various confections thru the glass window. Airline ready packaging.
36
locals recommend
Big Island Candies
585 Hinano Street
36
locals recommend
Chocolate dipped shortbread cookies, candies, ice cream, snacks & so much more! Sometimes they will give out free samples. Watch the employees making the various confections thru the glass window. Airline ready packaging.
Loco moco and plate lunches
18
locals recommend
Cafe 100
969 Kilauea Avenue
18
locals recommend
Loco moco and plate lunches
Fresh whole strawberry and azuki bean mochi and various manju and mochi selections.
20
locals recommend
Two Ladies Kitchen
274 Kilauea Avenue
20
locals recommend
Fresh whole strawberry and azuki bean mochi and various manju and mochi selections.
Bradda Pops, seeds, candies, football team stickers, apparel gadgets and small gifts & toys!
J & R's Lollipops & Things
681 Manono Street
Bradda Pops, seeds, candies, football team stickers, apparel gadgets and small gifts & toys!
Hilo’s Sonic-like DRIVE-THRU where you can order various plate lunches. Tasty Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner options. Salmon or Fried Akule & Teriyaki beef combo, Beef or Curry Stew, hamburger steak, chili dogs, or french fries just to name a few. Several ice cream options including shakes, cones, sundaes and banana split too.
Kozmic Cones
317 Waianuenue Avenue
Hilo’s Sonic-like DRIVE-THRU where you can order various plate lunches. Tasty Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner options. Salmon or Fried Akule & Teriyaki beef combo, Beef or Curry Stew, hamburger steak, chili dogs, or french fries just to name a few. Several ice cream options including shakes, cones, sundaes and banana split too.