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Paniolo Country Inn

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65-1214 Lindsey Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8438
+1 808-885-4377
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“fried chicken” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
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65-1214 Lindsey Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8438
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

When I use the phrase, "Local Greasy Spoon" to describe a place, I mean the kind of place Guy Fieri would feature on "Triple D" I think the "Paniolo" is that kind of place, the lightest buttermilk pancake I have ever enjoyed. Very reasonable, (...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

The food was good, but it was hard to keep the flies off of it. The restaurant itself needs a world-class cleaning, from the ceiling to the floor which, by the way, was littered with the food from other customers. My napkin stuck to the...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We have over the years eaten here a number of times, but Monday this week is the last time. We stopped for breakfast about 9 am and discovered fresh dog poop on the carpeted floor in the sun room. I pointed it out to waitress...More

1  Thank Laura S
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch wanting to support a local independent restaurant. Staff was friendly. Chicken sandwich was fresh and tasty, french fries not so much. It took a bit of a long time to get our food, but we were in no hurry. I liked...More

Thank Lladnar
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

If staying on Kohala, take the 15-20 min drive up the mountain to the charming town of Waimea and have a great breakfast at this quaint feeling small town country diner. The people are nice, the food portions are generous, the prices are cheap, the...More

1  Thank mprach024
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Hawaiian style was closed so we tried Paniolo. Good Mahi and burger. Excellent Margarita. Give the fried beans a miss. Beer is a bargain.

Reviewed 2 December 2017

the locals are drawn to this place. it's been in the community of Waimea for a long time. they have an extensive mixed menu serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. mostly american foods; some mexican dishes, pizza, hearty luncheon salads, pasta, and various main dish proteins....More

Thank Kauanoe C
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We go to Kamuela many winters for several weeks. The Paniola is our go-to place for breakfast and many dinners. It is unpretentious, friendly, and welcoming -- a welcome relief from somem of the options, including those down toward the coast.

Thank Nicholson W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Good basic restaurant. Not gourmet. Tasty. Great and quick service. Clean. Nice menu. Nothing fancy, but good food.

Thank Steve51766
Reviewed 22 October 2017

First, there is not a whole lot of places to grab breakfast in Waimea ... but Paniolo Country Inn was easy to find and to get in for a decent breakfast. The servers were really nice and they offered a good cup of Kona coffee...More

1  Thank treerod1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1214 Lindsey Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8438
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-4377
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