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Cafe 100

969 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4216
+1 808-935-8683
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“loco moco” (154 reviews)
“rice” (57 reviews)
“mac salad” (18 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Fast food, Diner, Hawaiian
969 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4216
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The "drive-in" is an Hawaiian tradition that must be experienced. Cafe 100 is the standard bearer. This is where you go to get a lot of food for as reasonable an amount of money as possible. It's always good, never great, but it won't break...More

Thank thegoatfarm
Reviewed 1 week ago

OK, Café 100 may not be for everyone but it is very popular with the locals and so reasonably priced. It is a unique and unusual blend of Hawaiian cultural flavors. Their specialty is their own creation called the Loco.

Thank rocTheWest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here during at noon in search of a quick, easy meal, that would be typical of Hawaii and not easily found at home. Ordered the basic loco moco and throughly enjoyed it. We hadn't tried it before, and it was good! What a basic,...More

Thank like2travelAtlanta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Korean Fried Chicken Plate ($7.80) is served with 1 scoop mac salad and 2 scoops rice. This KFC has a good flavor. The chicken is crispy on the outside and tender and juicy on the inside. The sauce on the outside has a nice balance...More

Thank OCFoodDiva
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice on our recent trip. We had loco moco of various kinds and everything was delicious. The environment is fast food, but the food is freshly prepared (it does take a few minutes unless you call ahead), and really tasty. Recommend for...More

Thank lovetotravel197
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My go to spot for couple favorites. Wednesday is the to die for tripe stew, to me the best on island. Thursday is the oxtail soup, yummy. Then any other day I have the Kilauea loco. They have so many varieties of loco moco and...More

Thank Purdigerl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the iconic Cafe 100 and had the loco moco which was invented there many years ago. The hamburger patty tasted homemade and so did the gravy. The portions are on the large side and cost was reasonable. There were also lots to f other...More

Thank AdventureBoundNow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to buy dinner for the family. Husband and son love the super loco moco. A loco moco is a bed of rice topped with a hamburger patty topped with your choice of eggs i.e. Scrambled covered with brown gravy. The super has spam and...More

Thank joslyn62
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Awesome food. Fast, cheap and we found the food to be of good quality, at least the ones we tried. We highly recommend if you are interested in trying a local plate lunch.

Thank dmlin
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Great loco moco. House made pineapple peach hand pie was great as well. Great plate lunch Hawaii style.

Thank Janis F
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:45 - 08:30
06:45 - 08:30
06:45 - 08:30
06:45 - 08:30
06:45 - 08:30
06:45 - 07:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 969 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4216
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-935-8683
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