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Black Rock Cafe

15-2872 Pahoa Village Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778-7720
+1 808-965-1177
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good27%
  • Average33%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (2 reviews)
“hash browns” (4 reviews)
“pork adobo” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar
15-2872 Pahoa Village Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778-7720
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We were told to sit anywhere so we did and we waited...and waited. We were about to leave when she showed up with menus and water so we ordered. The food was mediocre at best. Hubs had the admiral platter and I had the fish...More

Thank Beverloop
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Service was friendly and portions were good. Nothing real fancy but simple good food. Lots of locals here

Thank BHLovesTravel
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch with my family including a 3 & a 5 year old. Good food, great service and good value. Big thanks to our server who works 12 to 4. I did not get your name.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Black Rock. Food was good,not fancy buy good. Price was reasonable. Near the volcano.

Thank Dickwee
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The Black Rock cafe is a beautiful country diner. The staff and food are excellent. We stayed just across the street at an AirBnB and treated ourselves to a big breakfast here for a day of adventuring. The food is great (there are tons of...More

Thank Andy E
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

My experience here gave the impression this restaurant is more for the locals than passers by. The menu offers several ethnic flavors and the food was average once it arrived. However, understaffed and half full at lunch, our waiter seemed very overwhelmed. I watched as...More

Thank Sealdwt a
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on the way back from our sunrise Lava viewing tour - great hearty breakfast and nice service. Good value. Basic place but warm welcome and very friendly locals.

Thank Baxie
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

There was nothing remarkable about this cafe except that it was convenient. Food was good and plentiful.

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Have been going to Black Rock for years. Low cost coffee shop with convenient parking. One of their greatest points is that they use locally raised grass fed beef. Very few places can claim that here. The food is reasonably good and the wait staff...More

Thank Harlan H
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Our first night here, we were exhausted. We stopped in at the Black Rock, and had one of the best prime rib dinners. And reasonably priced. Oh, you have to try the steak fries with something...yummmmm.

Thank June P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15-2872 Pahoa Village Rd, Pahoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96778-7720
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Pahoa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-965-1177
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