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Waipio Cookhouse - CLOSED

48 -5370 Honokaa Waipio Road, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727
+1 808-775-1443
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb burger” (15 reviews)
“fried banana” (3 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Barbecue, Hawaiian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
48 -5370 Honokaa Waipio Road, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Waipi'o Cookhouse had problems with an unscrupulous manager and were forced to close because of financial difficulties. They were a very popular eatery!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Naleilehua1069
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the website is still operational, locals say that the restaurant has been closed for several months due to insufficient business. Try Gramma's Kitchen in nearby Honokaa

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu & reviews convinced us to make the drive to the other side of the island. Even though the website & TA indicated they were open, the fence was closed with a sign “closed until further notice”. We were so bummed! I recommend calling...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jcaeiouys
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Fresh farm to table food with gorgeous views. Perfectly cooked brisket for me grilled eggplant for for vegan friend. On the way to Waipo but worth a trip of its own.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank DCAndrea
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We had a wonderful fish sandwich made using fresh-caught ono (moonfish) with coconut slaw, then our favorite dessert of our entire Hawaiian vacation- Bananas Lumpia with Tahitian vanilla ice cream, cinnamon and local honey. And with pleasant outdoor seating and a view. Outstanding!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Eugistic
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The food is nice and price is reasonable. Good to know they adopt a sustainable approach to serve their food fresh.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Lap Kuen Damon L
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Waipi'o Cookhouse Farm to Table is amazing plus the view. What Larry the owner does on that smoker is noting short of amazing. Chef Tiny is an amazing chef he comes out to touch tables to make sure everyone is enjoying there meal. The place...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We went for the scenery, and then found this Marvelous restaurant. Chef Tiny was handing out flyers and we decided to stop for lunch. We all had the Kalua Pork sandwich with rainbow slaw and french fries. The dressing on the pork was amazing, pineapple...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank 248phillips
Reviewed 10 September 2018

So excited to be finally sitting down to write this review. But where to start!!? Firstly, Larry - thank you!!! You made us feel so at home and our special day was that much more special because you were apart of it. The food was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Leilani G
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We stopped by after horseback riding tour. There was nobody there since we came in the late afternoon. Sweet & Spicy garlic Kauai shrimp plate was their special and it did not disappoint! My son had the chili and he loved it. They only have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kaismommy
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View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 -5370 Honokaa Waipio Road, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Honokaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-775-1443
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