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Sushi Rock and Trio

55-3435 Akoni Pule Highway, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719
+1 808-889-5900
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (410 reviews)
“tenderloin” (31 reviews)
“ceviche” (19 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
55-3435 Akoni Pule Highway, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719
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Reviewed yesterday

The menu goes on for pages. Sushi is a big component, but we had other items. The food was amazing as was my margarita.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mheitner
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have worked in the food service industry for most of my adult life, and adopted a style of casual elegance. Food that delights the senses, but in an atmosphere where you feel like you are being served by people who could become friends, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OrcasIslandBob
alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Bob...your review left me nearly in tears.This is all so hard but a labor of love.Responses such as yours fuel me.I agree with everything including the warning about bad attitude and the advice of better sneakers.Younmade my day.Dont think for a minute I take you,your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Hawi, this is a fun, easy and maybe unexpected spot for some great sushi. The staff are friendly and the menu has quite a variety of Japanese inspired (with a twist) options to meet your needs. I preferred the sushi and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Janet F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quality sushi. I don't remember the exact name, but I believe that Shauntelle's Masterpiece will set your love of sushi to a new level.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mrprimoisthepanda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cool (red painted ceilings, baskets, wall hangings) Asian fusion restaurant on the far end of the boardwalk in Hawi has a lot to offer. All the servers were friendly and genuine and the owner went to extremes to keep us happy. We ordered the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NancyCapeAnn_MA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has lived on the Big Island over a year and just learned of this place. We went on a Saturday for a late lunch. My daughter and I love sushi but my wife doesn’t. My wife had plenty of unique and delicious non-sushi...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 940jodyw
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

If you love and appreciate sushi and fresh fish, Sushi Rock is an absolute MUST! This little restaurant is a GEM in the tiny town of Hawi on the Big Island and it is worth every penny! My partner and I are major sushi lovers....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mmeghanlee
alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2018

You have no idea how much joy I have waking up to your generous kind review.Although some might argue with putting me and sweet in the same sentence,I will humbly take the compliment.It is an absolute honor to work as hard as my amazing staff...More

Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

I have gone to lunch twice at Sushi Rock. The first time solo. I had miso soup, a sushi roll and a Kirin. I’ve had better sushi and soup, it was edible, but not worth an hour drive. The Kirin was served, out of a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank TexasStreetwalker
alohapeter, Owner at Sushi Rock and Trio, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2018

Wow....by the tone of your lengthy diatribe I sense that your attitude might not have been the friendliest In addition the “woes” you describe are just petty. Perhaps a mistake was made,perhaps a young trainee erred and had to redo you charge but gee..... Most...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Had a simple meal and found the food very good though quite pricey. Mind you good but it adds up all round.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Our dinner at Sushi Rock was great. We had ceviche to start. It was very yummy. Then we had miso soup. We split a roll with tenderloin on it. It was so good and a California Roll too. That was moist and yummy too. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JannOlynyk
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18 January 2019|
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Response from alohapeter | Property representative |
Phone only 808 889-5900
25 December 2018|
Response from xfil911 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure how anyone could not like the food at this place. The service is great and one just has to understand this is not downtown its in the back country area which is beautiful to see. So don't expect a perfect... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 20:00
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17:30 - 20:00
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17:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 20:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55-3435 Akoni Pule Highway, Hawi, Island of Hawaii, HI 96719
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hawi
  • Phone Number: +1 808-889-5900
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A 5 star casual experience expanding the horizons of sushi featuring locally grown and raised mostly organic products and ingredients.Plenty of offeings for non fish eaters,vegetarians and those needing gluten free dining.Owner operated ,friendly and welcoming.Amazing house made desserts,salads,sandwiches,broiled items and, of course,world famous sushi!
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