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(808) 959-3766

To our valued customers:

After an incredible 57 years of serving Hawaii,
we will be closing our doors on November 30, 2017.

Thank you all for the support & the aloha you've shown us.
We hope to see you again for one last meal. Thank you!

Chinese restaurant dish in Hilo, HI

For Chinese restaurants, we're the best in Hilo, HI

Eat-in, take-out, or catering for events

In business since 1960, and one of the oldest and most longstanding Chinese restaurants in Hilo, nothing beats the authentic flavors, freshly cooked treats, and relaxing dining experience at Kow's Restaurant. Our chefs are trained and experienced in cooking a complete selection of your favorite Chinese dishes, including noodles, stir-fries, and dumplings.   We serve traditional Chinese food with a local Hawaiian flavor to it.  

When it comes to Chinese restaurants, Kow's Restaurant is your local Chinese restaurant in Hilo, HI, offering amazing food and even better service. We offer the convenience of carry-out or a comfortable place to enjoy an evening out. We also offer catering and banquet facilities for your parties and events. 

If you're craving something different for dinner that the whole family will enjoy, visit Kow's Restaurant in Hilo today.

Our menu

Kow's Restaurant is Hilo's favorite Chinese restaurant, with a complete selection of mouth-watering dishes for you to enjoy. Call today and enjoy:

   • Stir-fried meat, seafood, and vegetables
   • Delicious home-made noodles
   • A great selection of dumplings  

    Whatever your favorite Chinese food selections may be, our team of experienced chefs will provide complete satisfaction. Take a look at our menu or drop in for a great lunch or dinner out tonight. Come see us to discover that when it comes to Chinese restaurants, we're Hilo's favorite!

    About us

    Family owned and operated since 1960. Head chef Kam S. (Grandma) Kow has been cranking out all that delicious chop suey personally for over 50 years! Grandma’s hand has been preparing and serving the great dishes and recipes Hilo has come to love and gather around.  We still use Grandma's time tested recipe today.

    We have roasting and fish steaming services if you would like us to prepare your catch. We also offer catering and banquet facilities for your parties and events, and are open to fundraisers for your non-profit organization.

    Call us in Hilo today to make a reservation for lunch or dinner, to make a pick-up order, or excellent catering and banquet services. When it comes to Chinese buffet restaurants, you'll discover why Kow's Restaurant is the best!

    Contact information

    87 W Kawailani St
    Hilo, HI 96720

    (808) 959-3766

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    Hours of operation

    Mon 3:30pm-8:30pm
    Tues-Thursday 10am-8:30pm
    Fri-Sat 10am-9:30pm
    Sun 10am-8:30pm
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