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Kau Kau Depot - CLOSED

Pua Melia St, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
+1 808-728-3197
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
2 Jan 2014
“CLOSED (aka Dave's Plate and Coffee Shack)”
21 Oct 2013
““This is Dave's Plate and Coffee Shack””
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Hawaiian
Pua Melia St, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
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Reviewed 3 January 2014

This restaurant has GONE OUT OF BUSINESS. (It was also known as Dave's Plate and Coffee Shack, reviewed elsewhere on TripAdvisor).

5  Thank JetHawaii
Reviewed 22 October 2013

This restaurant is now named "Dave's Plate and Coffee Shack”, the name Kau Kau Depot is the old name. See the reviews under "Daves Plate and Coffee Shack” for current ratings. :)

Thank JetHawaii
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Everything is great. The price if brisket went up too much, so my very favorite brisket sandwich is no more. Not difficult picking another favorite.

Thank Dolsen9999
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Pete at Snorkle Bob's recommended this place as a local spot. The place is simple and clean. The owner was very friendly. We tried spam and egg sandwiches and the breakfast special--two eggs, bacon, potatoes and toast--$7

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 9 August 2013 via mobile

Korean katsu and loco moco are scrumptious! Friendly staff and good priced food, you'll leave feeling stuffed!

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 25 July 2013

As you are coming up the hill from the resorts, make a right instead of making the left into Waikoloa Village, and you'll find the Kau Kau on the right. The other writers have described the appearance. They have great breakfasts. If you don't like...More

Thank MrBretz
Reviewed 18 July 2013

It was close to our hotel (The Fairmont Orchid) and the food was great. Very simple menu with low prices for Hawaii. The owners are very nice and will shoot the breeze with you. They really made us feel at home. My wife asked for...More

Thank bushbulldog
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Go toThe Kau Kau Depot in Waikoloa Village for inexpensive, good, home style local food as an alternative to the pricey resorts on the Kohala coast. The owner, Malcolm, is likely the friendliest person on the island and exemplifies the "Aloha Spirit". He greets everyone,...More

Thank AquacatWaikoloa_HI
Reviewed 23 June 2013

We found this place late in our vacation but glad we did. They offer a variety of food and one of our favorites was the Village Breakfast. It comes with eggs to order, potatoes or rice ( recommend the potatoes with the onions and peppers)...More

1  Thank Tim J
Reviewed 5 June 2013

Let's face it: food in Hawaii is expensive for both locals and tourists. If you're staying at a resort hotel it can reach astronomical heights. There are a multitude of reasons for this, but the primary one is that about 95% of Hawaii's food comes...More

1  Thank WaikoloaFrank
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pua Melia St, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-728-3197
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