A Little About Us

Voted by readers of West Hawaii Today; “First Place Best Of Hawaii Breakfast 2013, 2015 & 2016.” We bake in house all our, breads, biscuits, buns, & deserts Breakfast is served until 2:00 PM each day. We have an extensive breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu; friendly staff that provide heartfelt hospitality, large portions, reasonable prices.

Our History

Established in 2008. The staff at Bongo Ben's Cafe & Grill are proud to offer great food, big portions, low prices, all with great aloha service. We bake all our breads, biscuits, buns and desserts fresh each day. We purchase Ahi tuna, Mahi Mahi and Ono from local fishermen.  If you enjoy our breakfast, you'll love our lunch and dinners! And check out great happy hour drink and food specials 2-6 daily.


Bongo Ben's Island Cafe offers family dining overlooking beautiful Kailua Bay. Enjoy back door free parking, free Wi-Fi, a warm greeting, fast and friendly servers, down-home recipes, and reasonable prices. Choose from over 50 entrees including our homemade breads, local fresh fish cut daily, Hawaiian pulled pork, 1/2 lb. burgers, jumbo shrimp, Ono fish n chips, pork chops, certified Angus beef steaks, huge salads, and amazing pastas. Try our scrumptious homemade desserts. Famous for breakfast served 6:30am - 2pm, including $5.00 Bloody Mary's, Mimosas, and Irish coffees, also home of the $5 Mai Tai. Great drink specials daily, with 14 beers on tap and full bar. Happy Hour drink and food specials 2-6.