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65-1227 Opelo Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8401
+1 808-885-6325
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (178 reviews)
“superfood salad” (15 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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65-1227 Opelo Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8401
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

My husband and I had an excellent lunch at Pau yesterday. It was recommended by a clerk in a local store. The waitstaff is warm, helpful and attentive. The food was fresh and delicious and generous portions. I like the fact that they support all...More

1  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

It is small but it is worth it. The Pizza is probably one of the best two or three on the Big Island.

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Menu was good, service was good, the food was good until a worm crawled off my plate onto the table. At this time I had eaten 1/2 of my sandwich and about 1/2 of my salad. I almost threw up, kind of gagging. I got...More

1  Thank alohasterlings
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We had the Classic Pizza and dessert Kona Coffee Ice cream. Very good food and good choice for lunch.

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

After touring the Parker Ranch Headquarters in Waimea HI, my wife and I were looking for a place to have lunch nearby. We checked Trip Advisor and selected Pau. It had a 4.25 rating and showed a moderate average price. The facility is modest, clean...More

2  Thank RANapier
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My friend suggested Pau for lunch after our hike Sunday afternoon. She told me about the slice and salad special. I was so pleasantly surprised by the quantity and flavors of my pizza and salad. I had the,sausage and she had the tomato feta and...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Great food, fresh and delicious. Gets very busy at lunchtime and online orders don't always get seen so best to call if ordering take out.

1  Thank konacaz
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We went here for lunch on recommendation by a local and were not disappointed. I had a combo fabulous healthy power salads made up with local ingredients and the kids had the" best burgers ever". Hubby had a lactose free sandwich and the dessert was...More

2  Thank holidaybabe69
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Tasty place with lots of locally sourced ingredients. They have creative pizza pies and salads. People talk about it like it's the best place on island. I think it's pretty solid, but not life changing. I go when it's convenient, but don't go out of...More

1  Thank Jbrown2700
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My wife and I ate at Pau recently during our stay on the Big Island of Hawai`i. We ordered a specialty hamburger which we split between the two of us. The burger was large, stuffed with various toppings, and delicious. The only drawback was that...More

1  Thank RCdeCruiser
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9 February 2016|
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Response from Kmosean | Reviewed this property |
They also prepare delicious soups and salads that would provide gluten free solutions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
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11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1227 Opelo Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8401
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-6325
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