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 »

Fabulous Review on BigIslandNow.com

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This month our friends at BigIslandNow.com did a fabulous write up on Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay and Kawaihae, so we wanted to share it!  Read More »

Closed for Thankgiving

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Just a friendly reminder, both our Hilo Bay and Kawaihae locations will be closed on Thursday, November 27th in observation of  the Thanksgiving holiday.  Read More »

Hiloʻs 14th Annual Black and White Night

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Itʻs that time of year again, Hilo! The 14th Annual Black & White Night is just around the corner and we want you to be ready for all the fun!

On November 7th, the historic Downtown Hilo area will be transformed in to what can only be described as a block party set in black and white! Read More »

CruiseExperts: Best Places to Eat in Hilo

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We were thrilled to see our mention in the recent CruiseExperts article titled, “Best Places to Eat in Hilo on a Cruise.” CruiseExperts is a travel site dedicated to helping cruise goers find the best cruises, food and traveling spots around the world!  Read More »

Downtown Hilo Block Party

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We wanted to keep you updated on whatʻs going on for the upcoming KWXX Hoʻolauleʻa happening on September 27, 2014!

We will be open for regular dinner hours and will have specials and our regular menu available. The only difference is there will be over 10,000 people around the downtown Hilo area and live music outside!

Parking will be limited but we encourage you to come early for a great seat!

Reservations can be made online or by phone at 808.969.6640!

Check back here for more information as we receive it!

 

Food and Wine Pairing a Success

Wine Tasting Cafe Pesto Hilo Bay

Downtown Hiloʻs First Friday Art Walk, which happens the first Friday of every month is always a success and it always brings out people from all over Hilo! Read More »

51st Annual Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo | April 20-26th

Cafe Pesto Merrie Monarch Festival

 

Once a year Hilo, Hawaii becomes the center of the hula universe during the week-long Merrie Monarch festival.  Featuring an internationally acclaimed hula competition, a crafts fair, an art show, hula performances, and a grand parade, it is a celebration like no other. This year’s Merrie Monarch Festival starts on April 20 with a hoʻolauleʻa (celebration) at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium.

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