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You Make The Roll

75-5725 Alii Dr Ste D101, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1772
+1 808-326-1322
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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75-5725 Alii Dr Ste D101, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1772
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the best sushi for the best value hands down. You just usually have to wait 1 hour for it and their open and close times are all over the place. If you can be flexible and give it a shot you won't be...More

Thank Cthans
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Super cheap and fresh. I love this place and eat there about once a week. Always good. Japanese American. You don’t actually make the roll just pick what’s in it.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed the sushi rolls very much. Ordered the Island roll, as well as the California roll. You will not be disappointed in any selection you make. I would highly recommend this place! Very small place and you either need to eat...More

Thank Norman P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This tiny sushi spot has been on our list for years. It is take-away only, with a few tables and chairs outside. It is always busy. Best to go by and place your order, do other errands in town, then pick-up. Generous portions, and a...More

Thank newmediasoup2
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I lived in Kailua Kona for a year back in 2003 and this was one of my favourite spots to grab lunch. The lines were long even back then and for good reason. So visiting the Big Island with my family this year one of...More

Thank SofiaLeRed619
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 10:55 am and were the 12th in line. We placed our order and were told it would be an hour. We strolled along the ocean and did a little shopping. They had it ready on the nose upon our return. Well worth...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Owner operated sushi bar with creative and traditional sushi meals. Everything on the menu is delicious, yet they are happy to let you "make the roll".

Thank chrisandelva
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We came around 3:30 and they had an hour wait... this is a grab and go place so don't expect a lot of hoopla. Just give your order and take it to enjoy! Portions are enormous for the price, and several very unique rolls. There...More

Thank Travelling_Bubbies
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Right on Ali’i Drive (ask the locals about Hayashi Sushi, because it’s a little hidden), and it’s actually called Hayashi’s You Make The Roll. It’s perfect after a day at the beach when the whole pack is super hungry. Extremely affordable and the portions are...More

Thank NotABeachGirl
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped by around 130pm, the place was so busy we needed to wait for 30 mins for our order. Well worth it. Not much seating, so plan to take it back home or to the beach to enjoy.

Thank daffofils
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5725 Alii Dr Ste D101, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1772
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-1322
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