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Big Island Restaurants

Happy Valley Seafood Restaurant

  • 1263 Kilauea Ave. Map It
  • Hilo
  • Chinese

Updated 03/04/2015

Fodor's Review

Don't let the name fool you. Though Hilo's best Chinese restaurant does specialize in seafood (the salt-and-pepper prawns are fantastic), it also offers a wide range of other Cantonese treats, including a sizzling lamb platter, salt-and-pepper pork, Mongolian beef or chicken, and vegetarian specialties like garlic eggplant and crispy green beans. The food is decent, portions are large, and the price is right, but don't come here expecting any ambience—this is a funky and cheap Chinese restaurant, with a few random pieces of artwork tacked up here and there.

Restaurant Information


1263 Kilauea Ave., Suite 320, Hilo, Hawaii, 96720, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • No lunch Sun.

Updated 03/04/2015


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Mar 14, 2014

Best Chinese in Hilo

My husband being half-Chinese and his mother having been born in China, I feel I can confidently say this is by far the best Chinese we've had while living in Hilo. It tastes just as good as the amazing food we were used to eating while living in Southern California. It's not super cheap and everything is served family-style. If you're craving Chinese I highly suggest this place. Their house special fried rice, sauteed green beans with chicken, and

duck are among our favorites!

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