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Jolene's Kau Kau Korner - CLOSED

45-3625 Mamane St, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727-6913
+1 808-775-9498
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good23%
  • Average40%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
15 Mar 2013
“Korean Chicken”
28 Jan 2013
“Authentic Hawaiian Eats After A Visit To Waipio Valley”
Restaurant Hours Closed
45-3625 Mamane St, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727-6913
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Reviewed 16 March 2013

Great little spot. Dirty, delicious, and friendly. The Korean chicken was amazing, as was the Korean beef. Want some two scoop rice? This is the spot to do it in Honoka'a.

Thank DerekL992
Reviewed 29 January 2013

After our wagon tour in Waipio Valley we stopped in at Jolene's, just a short drive from the nearby valley on our drive home, where we were greeted by Jolene herself. Our food was freshly prepared and served with a smile in a "small town...More

5  Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Small cafe in town where the owner (Jolene) greets you, waits on you, and serves up some really good food. I'd definitely return here for a meal.

Thank Norm F
Reviewed 28 September 2012

Title says it all. "Real" Hawaiian food was OK. Service was desultory at best. Ladies did not appreciate the rest room.

Thank readspeak
Reviewed 24 September 2012

After out horseback ride we asked for a recommendation for a local lunch and were told Jolene’s in town. Place is nothing to look at, plastic patio furniture, but we decide the specials looked pretty good so we give it a try. We got a...More

Thank onemoretime
Reviewed 10 July 2012

We almost didn't go to Jolene's, but I saw it in the Frommer's guide after we passed it and we decided to give it a try. It does look a little cluttered, worn and dingy, but we were the only tourists in the place and...More

Thank PVH65
Reviewed 18 May 2012

Stopped for Lunch. Table cloth was old and stained with ground in dirt. The decor was over done with tons of fake flowers, some of which looked like they had not been cleaned in a long time. I had a ham and cheese sandwich that...More

Thank flymeaway44
Reviewed 15 April 2012

the service was terrible, but the food was really good. the lady was nasty when she served and as soon as you got your food, she dispersed till you said you have to pay then she shows up. the food is well priced.

Thank sarah k
Reviewed 13 December 2011

Had lunch here. The decor was unappealing as was the food.

Thank MWS-TO
Reviewed 15 July 2011

We read about this place in the blue book and decided to try for lunch on our way from Puna to Kona. The odor of urine was so overpowering as we walked in te door that I could not bear to order food. Not sure...More

Thank Denvergirl80238
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
10:30 - 15:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45-3625 Mamane St, Honokaa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96727-6913
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Honokaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-775-9498
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