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Scandinavian Shave Ice

75-5699 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3112
+1 808-326-2522
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“flavor choices” (15 reviews)
“mango” (24 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
75-5699 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3112
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

This is the best shaved ice ever! We went here 5 times in a week! We usually just got shaved ice with coconut cream on top. It is so good and they do such finely shaved ice. They really pack it in the cup. Worth...More

Thank dee s
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Very well done shaved ice with high quality fruit juices and your favorite Ice cream in the middle. Unlike other shaved ice places they create a nest of ice at the bottom before placing the ice cream In the middle Also offer cream or condensed...More

Thank RangerRik54
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We went in the evening - they were crowded but so nice and the shave ice was so fine and perfect! They were also open much later than some of the other places nearby that also serve shave ice which was really nice - we...More

Thank LJDM2013
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This is the best. I've tried almost all of them and this is just better. I asked one of the employees why it was so much better and he said that it was in the details. Scandinavian Shave Ice makes sure to keep the blad...More

Thank Fred M
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I honestly don’t understand why this place was so packed when there’s a truly amazing place right around the corner at the Courtyard Marriott. Ululani’s was closed and we took the risk of trying something merging different. While standing in line we noticed that the...More

Thank Ksulia
Reviewed 24 June 2018

my husband and I shared one shaved ice as it seems like we had been indulging too much everywhere we went. Refreshing stop!

Thank krispascoe
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Just fantastic. So many flavors. The ice is super soft. I had pineapple & cherry with coconut cream topping. Yum!

Thank fullerchristinew
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Nicely done shaved ice....for some reason always tastes great when on the islands.... We enjoyed ours from their outside pop up during "famer's market" day.

Thank Marty M
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We visited this shop SEVERAL times while in Kona. Each time had a different combo flavor of shave ice and was never disappointed. Enjoyed it outside sitting on the lava rock ledge while watching the surf crash against the wall across Ali’i Drive. Great memory!

Thank Cokibeer
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The most amazing part was THEY HAVE DOLE SOFT SERVE! They will put it inside your shave ice! Incredible! So I got vanilla and passion fruit syrups and it was perfect! Go check it out!

Thank pcbwedcation8509
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5699 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3112
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-2522
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