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Dining in Downtown Hilo

Enjoy all the Good Eats in this guide compliments of the Hilo Downtown Improvement Association

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The Hilo Downtown Improvement Association (DIA) is a 501 (c) 6 non-profit organization founded in 1962 to preserve and revitalize Hilo’s historic district.  The DIA serves as a collaborative, community voice working to promote, support, and sustain the history, culture, environment, and economy of the area.
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1. 100% Moxie

318 Kino’ole St. Suite #2
(808) 961-0057  •  Daily: 10am – 2am
Nightclub & Café  •  www.hilonightlife.com


2. Abundant Life Natural Foods

292 Kamehameha Ave.
(808) 935-7411
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri: 8:30am-7pm; Wed, Sat: 7am-7pm,
Sun: 10am-5pm  •  www.abundantlifenaturalfoods.com
Natural Foods Grocery, Sandwiches, Salads, Soups, Desserts

 

3. Bayfront Coffee, Kava & Tea Co.

116 Kamehameha Ave.
(808) 935-1155
Mon-Thurs: 10am – 9pm; Fri-Sat: 10am – 10pm
Lunch Items, Coffee, & Kava  •  www.bayfrontkava.com


4. Big Island Candies

585 Hinano St.
(808) 935-8890  •  Daily: 8:30am – 5pm
Local Candy & Cookie Factory
www.bigislandscandies.com

 

5. Café Pesto

308 Kamehameha Ave.
(808) 969-6640  •  Sun-Thur: 11am – 9pm; Fri-Sat: 11am – 10pm
Hawaii Regional Cuisine  •  www.cafepesto.com

 

6. Hilo Farmers Market

Corner of Kamehameha Ave. & Mamo St.
(808) 933-1000  •  Wed, Sat: 6am – 4pm;
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, & Sun: 7am – 4pm
Specialty Food and Fresh Produce
www.hilofarmersmarket.com

 

7. Hilo Seeds & Snacks

21 Waianuenue Ave.
(808) 935-7355  •  Mon-Fri: 9:30am – 5pm
Ethnic Market, Asian Preserved Fruit

 

8. Hilo Sharks Coffee

41 Waianuenue Ave.
(808) 935-8685  •  Mon-Sat: 7am – 6pm; Sun: 8am – 4pm
Coffee, Smoothies, Ice Cream  •  www.HiloSharksCoffee.com

 

9. Jay’s Cuisine

239 Keawe St.
(808) 969-6765  •  Mon-Sat: 10 am – 4 pm
Sammiches and Salads  •  www.jayscuisine.net


10. Koji’s Bento Corner Inc

52 Ponahawai Street
(808) 935-1417
Mon-Fri: 7am – 2pm; Sat: 9am – 2pm
Take Out Bentos, Local Style Plate Lunch

 

11. KTA Super Stores

321 Keawe St.
(808) 935-3751  •  Mon-Sat: 9am – 9pm; Sun: 7am – 7pm
Grocery, Deli, Fresh Local Produce, Liquor & Beer
www.ktasuperstores.com

 

12. Ma’ona Lunch Counter & Catering

330 Kamehameha Avenue
(808) 969-3936  •  Tues-Sat: 10am – 2pm
Plate Lunches, Best Burgers, Daily Fish Specials,

 

13. McDonald’s

284 Kino’ole St.
(808)  935-9092  •  Daily – 24 hours  •  www.mcdonalds.com
Quick-Service Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

 

14. Moonstruck Patisserie

15 Furneaux Lane
(808) 933-6868  •  Tues-Sat: 8am-4pm
Fine European Desserts, Coffee, Tea
www.moonstruckpatisserie.com

 

15. Subway

194 Kilauea Ave. Unit #3
(808) 935-9217  •  Daily: 6am – 9pm
Sandwiches, Salads, and Breakfast

 

16. Puff City

187 Kilauea Ave.
(808) 961-6964  •  Wed-Sat: 7am – 2pm
Lunch, Pastries, Cream Puffs

 

17. Reuben’s Mexican Restaurant

336 Kamehameha Ave.
(808) 961-2552  •  Mon-Thurs: 11am-9pm; Fri/Sat: 12pm-10pm;
Sun: 12pm-8pm  •  Mexican Food & Drinks, Full Bar

 

18. Surf Break Café

13 Haili St.
(808) 934-8844  •  Daily: 7:30am – 3pm  •  Espresso Café, Lunch

 

19. The Oasis Restaurant

211 Kilauea Ave.
(808) 990-1961  •  Tues-Sat: 10:30am – 4:30pm
Hilo-Style Middle Eastern

 

Find More Good Eats Here

Akmal Indian/Pakistani Food, -259 Haili St. New Chiang Mai Thai Cuisine, -110 Kalakaua St.

Bear’s Coffee, -106 Keawe St.                                     New Star Chinese Restaurant, -172 Kilauea Ave.

Big Island Ohana Café, -179 Kilauea Ave. Ocean Sushi Deli & Tempura Grill, -250 Keawe St.

Blane’s Drive-In, 217 Waianuenue Ave.                   Oi’s Thai Restaurant, -330 Kamehameha Ave.

Bueno Burrito, 190 Keawe St.                                  Pescatore Italian Restaurant, -235 Keawe St.

Cronies Bar & Grill, -11 Waianuenue Ave.                    Puka Puka Kitchen, -270 Kamehameha Ave.

E-Clair’s Bakery, -268 Waianuenue Ave.                Royal Siam Thai Restaurant, -70 Mamo St.

Full Moon Café, -51 Kalakaua St.                            Short’N’Sweet Bakery & Café, -374 Kino’ole St.

Hilo Bay Sugar Shack, -330 Kamehameha Ave.        Somsamai Style Restaurant, -18 Furneaux Lane

Hilo Town Tavern & Pizza, -168 Keawe St.

Hime Sushi Bar, -14 Furneaux Lane                  

Island Bake Shoppe and Filipino Restaurant, -54 Mamo St.

Jimmy’s Drive-In, -362 Kino’ole St.                           

Just Fabuloso, -174 Kamehameha Ave.                        

Kozmic Cones, -317 Waianuenue Ave.                               Sugar Coast Candy, -274 Kamehameha Ave.

L & L Drive In, -348 Kino’ole St.                                 Tina’s Garden Gourmet Café, -168 Kamehameha Ave.

Le Magic Pan, -64 Keawe St.                                           TNT Seafood Imports, -212 Kamehameha Ave.

Low’s International, 222 Keawe St.                              Wilson’s By the Bay, -224 Kamehameha Ave.

MaDheRon’s, 99 Keawe St.                                                Yen’s Café, -235 Waianuenue Ave.

Naung Mai Thai Kitchen, -86 Kilauea Ave.

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