A wonderful alternative to the resorts…
the best of Hawaii’s hidden treasures” claim food critics and locals alike. The menu features fresh local seafood, exotic pizzas, colorful eclectic salads and Asian inspired pastas and risottos.
The harbor settings, rich in Hawai’ian history, provide a backdrop of authenticity and charm to the award-winning restaurant. Visit the stone temple Heiau of Kawaihae harbor to view the ancient shark deities on their sunset vigils.
Kawaihae Harbor Menu
We are a smoke-free restaurant.
Open daily from 11:00AM to 9:00PM.
All menu items are available for take out.
Cafe Pesto Recipes
Make and enjoy Cafe Pesto
signature dishes at home.
Map & Directions
Cafe Pesto has two locations
on the Big Island of Hawaii.
Our West Hawaii location is
in Kawaihae by the harbor.