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Cafe' Ono

19-3834 Old Volcano Road., Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
+1 808-985-8979
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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19-3834 Old Volcano Road., Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the vegetable soup of the day and the chicken salad. Both were freshly prepared, tasty and served in a reasonable time. We had their ice cream for desert. We sat inside because there was some rain around, but there is also a large...More

Thank ColoradoLongJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here as part of an all day tour about volcanos and tastes of Hawai‘i. The gallery shop has local art of all types, jewelry, and all kinds of great gifts from Hi but NOT the typical T-shirt, coffee, chocolate grind. Ira and his...More

Thank Traci B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a marvelous place: much more than just a cafe! You can eat delicious food in a Zen like setting. The food is natural & some of it is grown on location. Either before or after wander through the garden. It is full of...More

Thank trvl4plzr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though it was raining and somewhat cool, my husband and I enjoyed a late lunch of pizza and drinks. For a casual yet above the ordinary, this place should be visited.

Thank cainm01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service and delicious food! Can highly recommend the ribs! The atmosphere is upbeat, and unique.

Thank Colleen J
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely stroll through the tents and rooms full of art and then sat down inside for a deliciously creative and colorful meal. So many flavors! The goddess dressing on my salad was so divine, I wished I could buy it in a bottle!...More

Thank PotatoFiend
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Our family enjoyed a healthy and flavorful lunch at Cafe Ono. As I am gluten sensitive, I was delighted to find so many options for my meal. My miso soup with mixed mushrooms was followed by a delicious Mexican Casserole, while husband and son enjoyed...More

Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Romantic little cafe and gift shop near the coffee plantations and volcanoes park. An eclectic mix of Asian inspired decor surrounds the pond and makes for a wonderful backdrop to enjoy lunch. The food was a little pricey but it was homemade and very good....More

Thank H T
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I think there were about 8 of us one beautiful afternoon for lunch. I'm not sure, but there may have only been one woman working there and it seemed pretty busy. We live nearby and wanted to try a local place with friends visiting from...More

1  Thank graceisenough
Ira O, Manager at Cafe' Ono, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for thinking of us, I am sorry that your experience at Cafe Ono was not the best it could be. This was unusual day for us, we were short-staffed and very busy. I have spoken with the kitchen staff to make sure that...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We had pizza for lunch at Café Ono. It is a very pleasant restaurant and a good place to eat while visiting the National Park.

Thank brendascreen
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6 April 2016|
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Response from Theseds | Reviewed this property |
I re-read my review and it don't mention pizza so I'm at a loss to answer.
Ira O
5 November 2015|
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Response from Ira O | Property representative |
I am sorry, I must have clicked on the wrong review. I get so confused with Tripadvisor sometimes I don't know where to click. It must have been for the one above yours. Thank you for visiting us and hope you come again soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$15
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-3834 Old Volcano Road., Volcano, Island of Hawaii, HI 96785
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Volcano
  • Phone Number: +1 808-985-8979
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Café Ono is a vibrant, ecologically sound, dining experience in an old Hawaiian garden estate. We feature: •Hearty soups•Fresh organic salads•Savory sandwiches•High tea•Gourmet desserts•Locally grown coffee & teaCatering is available. We can also host your meetings and special events.Come by for a delicious meal or pick up a picnic lunch to go!Lunch 11:00 am–3:00 pmCoffee · Tea · Desserts 10:00 am–4:00 pm
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