Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Hilo Bay Cafe

123 Lihiwai St. (Banyan Dr.) Send to Phone
808-935-4939 | Menu
It’s all about local, organic ingredients used in contemporary, creative dishes.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch Mon.-Sat., Dinner nightly
Features

* Click here for rating key

Hilo Bay Cafe Restaurant Review

: It’s not easy to characterize this healthy-gourmet bistro, an offshoot of Hilo's Island Natural Market health-food store. Where else might you find shrimp and grits on the same menu as praline-macadamia nut crusted scallops? Items include pita bread stuffed with chicken salads, or ahi poke appetizers, poached shrimp and asparagus salad, and vegetarian selections such as potpie and sweet potato flax burger. There’s a sushi bar, too. The inexpensive and diverse menu showcases an abundance of organically grown, local produce. The meats are of the free-range, antibiotic-free variety. And while the wine list may not be pages long, the choices offered are selected with care and sensitivity.

User Ratings & Reviews for Hilo Bay Cafe
 



RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.