Cafe Pesto at the 2018 Taste of the Hawaiian Range

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On Saturday, September 29th, Cafe Pestoʻs culinary team will be joining over 30 Hawaii chefs from all islands at the 22nd Annual Taste of the Hawaiian Range event at the Mana Christian ‘Ohana (Old Kahilu Town Hall) and the adjacent YMCA Minuke Ole Park in Waimea. Read More »

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10 Best Pasta Places in Hawaii

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We were recently featured in an article by Best Things Hawaii – 10 Best Pasta Places in Hawaii”! Check out what they had to say:  Read More »

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Brunch in Hilo at Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay

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Aloha Kakahiaka!

Chef Casey and the staff at Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay welcome you to join us for brunch! We’re NOW open Tuesday through Sunday from 8:00am – 11:00am for brunch – made from locally sourced ingredients that are SURE to be a hit!

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Cafe Pesto Kawaihae Location Closed

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It is said that all good things must come to an end – and so it is with us…

After 30 years, we closed our doors permanently on Saturday, 3/31/2018.

Mahalo for your many years of patronage!

But most of all – Thanks for the memories!

We invite you to visit our Hilo location which is  open for Brunch, Lunch & Dinner.

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Cafe Pesto Hilo – Best Fine Dining, Pizza & Italian on the East Side!

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Weʻre happy to announce we received the top award from the Hawaii Tribune Heraldʻs “Best of East Hawaii 2017″ for Best Fine Dining, Best Pizza & Best Italian on the East side of the Big Island! Read More »

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Order Online with Eat24

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Cafe Pesto – Hilo Bay has recently joined Yelp’s new online ordering app called, Eat24. It allows you to  make orders online and come in to pick them up!

We are open daily from 10:30AM and orders can be made all day – even PRE-ORDERS!  Read More »

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Cinco De Mayo – Tequila Pairing

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Cinco De Mayo (May 5th!) is on a Friday this year and we thought it would be great to celebrate with a Tequila Pairing event from 6:00PM – 8:00PM! We’re going to be pairing Don Cheyo Teqila with foods from the region of Puebla Mexico!

This is a limited seating event so we encourage you to sign up ASAP (Tickets will be capped at 30)! Read More »

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Pop-UP Hawaiian Restaurant

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In celebration of the 2017 Merrie Monarch Hula Festival, Executive Chef Casey Halpern is preparing some of Hawaiiʻs favorites in the breeze-way of the historic S. Hata Building on Friday, April 21st, 2017 from 11AM – PAU! Itʻs a pop-up style restaurant weʻre calling “Ka Piko” – offering take-out Hawaiian food in the Downtown Hilo area!  Read More »

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2017 Valentineʻs Day Menu at Cafe Pesto Hilo

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Join us for a special Valentineʻs Day menu at Cafe Pesto in historic Downtown Hilo on Tuesday, February 14th! We are serving a special 4 course menu with an appetizer, two entrees and a dessert!

Chef Casey has been working hard to prepare this special menu just for you! Our theme this year is “Be My Valentine <3″ and we hope you LOVE it!  Read More »

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Chef Casey at The Traveling Plate Hawaii Island

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Join Executive Chef Casey Halpern for the Easter Seals Hawaii event – The Traveling Plate – Hawaiʻi Island – Hilo on August 21st from (4:30-5:30 VIP) 5:30-8:00PM! Read More »

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