Valentineʻs Day Treats at Cafe Pesto Hilo

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We are always looking for great locally sourced foods for our menus and this yearʻs Valentineʻs Day menu is FULL of them! Chef Casey has been working hard to prepare this special menu JUST for you! With our theme of “Island Love” weʻre sure youʻll be able to find something for that special someone in your life!  Read More »

Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay is OPEN!

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Cafe Pesto Hilo bay has opened its doors back up for business!

Our team has been putting out specials DAILY once again and they’re out of this world! Read More »

UPDATE: Hilo Bay Location OPEN as of 12/17/15

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We wanted to let you know that our Hilo location we will be closing temporarily for kitchen renovations starting Monday, November 16, 2015 and re-opening in Mid-December!

We hope that youʻre able to get your Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay fix in ASAP or visit our Kawaihae location during renovations! Read More »

Wine Pairing at Cafe Pesto on September 29th

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Join us for a wine pairing event on September 29th at 6:00PM at our Hilo Bay Location! Our executive chef, Chef Casey Halpern has expertly prepared this 5 course menu that is sure to please!  Jump in to an “ENDLESS SUMMER” as Chef takes you through a menu filled with the islandʻs freshest ingredients!

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20th Annual Taste of the Hawaiian Range |Cafe Pesto – Hilo

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On Friday, October 9th, Cafe Pestoʻs culinary team will be joining over 30 Hawaii chefs from all islands at the 20th Annual Taste of the Hawaiian Range event at the Hilton Waikoloa Village.

The “tastes” use 100 percent pasture-raised beef, pork, lamb, goat, mutton and wild boar—plus fresh island fruit and vegetables. Attendees graze at culinary stations while visiting vendor booths to meet the farmers and ranchers who grow our food. Read More »

Winner OpenTable Dinerʻs Choice |Cafe Pesto Kawaihae

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We’re thrilled that you, our Café Pesto diners, have voted our Kawaihae location onto the 2015 OpenTable Diner’s Choice List. Read More »

Better Burger Project with Chef Casey Halpern and Chef Moses Tavares

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Cafe Pesto Hilo Bayʻs Chef Casey Halpern and Cafe Pesto Kawaihaeʻs Chef Moses “Moki” Tavares are participating in a Month long competition called the Better Burger Project put on by the James Beard Foundation and we need your help! Read More »

USAToday 10Best: 10 Best Restaurants Near the Hilo and Kona Cruise Ports

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Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay was thrilled to land the #1 spot in USAToday 10Best: 10 Best Restaurants Near the Hilo and Kona Cruise Ports!

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Celebrate Your Love with Cafe Pesto

Valentines Day 2015 Hilo Bay Cafe Pesto

This year, we want to invite you down for a special Valentineʻs Day Menu for you and yours! Read More »

Recipe: Island Seafood Risotto

Recipe Island Seafood Risotto Cafe Pesto

We really enjoy this recipe and wanted to share it with you. Our Island Seafood Risotto is a house speciality and is available on our menu daily! Read More »