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Ultimate Burger

74-5450 Makala Blvd, Ste 112, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2725
+1 808-329-2326
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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74-5450 Makala Blvd, Ste 112, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2725
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've had burgers from restaurants all over the country. This is hands down the best hamburger I've ever had. I had the ultimate burger with caramelized onions. The beef was local Hawaiian and cooked medium rare. This burger beats Five Guys, In-N-Out, Habit Burger,Roam Artisan...More

Thank jdadio2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Service was amazing both Dani and Jasmine checked on me several times and Chancey cooked the ahi burger to perfection. I come here everyday and it's always an ultimate experience

Thank Philip G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great burger. What else is there to say? Kahuna is tasty, so are basically. Kid burger best for tiny appetites. Super friendly too. Try the lemonade to make the day.

Thank eliana23
Reviewed 6 days ago

I decided to try this place because of the reviews......well......YES......it is a very good place to get a great burger........i ordered a med-rare burger and it was done perfect.....very well seasoned and very juicy........yes it is messy.....get extra napkins.....a little small but still very filling.......the...More

Thank norman m
Reviewed 1 week ago

There's something special about 100% grass-fed Big Island beef. These burgers are delicious! Convenient location in Kona Commons.

Thank ExploreTheBigIsland
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was told that if your sandwich or burger starts falling apart and you need a fork and a knife to help you eat, that means the food is good. While my cheeseburger was definitely falling apart I was expecting a little more flavor, hence...More

Thank tanyujie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very very good burgers, busy but quick service. We drove from Waikoloa on the strength of reviews and we were not disappointed.

Thank DJM964
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't let the location fool you. It may be small and located in a plaza, but both the food and service are exceptional. I had the cheeseburger and fries with aioli. Delicious!

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made to order Ultimate cheeseburger made with Big Island beef. Quick and delicious. Ordered fries with aioli. Also quite good! Recommend!

Thank megngreg
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I got the ultimate cheeseburger with fries and I was actually surprised that such a small burger would pack a good amount of flavor. This place totes it is a grass fed burger joint and I would recommend trying it. The fresh lemonade was also...More

Thank Crystal F
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John D
9 June 2017|
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Response from Von S | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember for sure, but they might. I would call and see what they have to offer. I like a lettuce wrapped burger sometimes when I am cutting the carbs. Their salads looked great too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-5450 Makala Blvd, Ste 112, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2725
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-329-2326
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Ultimate Burger is a Locally Owned by Chef Makani, Big Island born and raised. Chef Makani created this "Quick-service" Burger restaurant catering to a broad spectrum of diners, including Vegetarian, Gluten-sensitive, and even Vegan guests. Ultimate Burger is known for being "with the times," serving Organic and local ingredients from the Big Island of Hawaii. Come taste the amazing fresh ground, grass fed Big Island Beef!!! Our music is not bad either! Ultimate burger features an open kitchen allowing guests to see the "magic" happen in the back of house. Priding themselves on teamwork, the UB crew is very quick and efficient, delivering freshly made Burgers cooked to order that are sure to delight, Don't forget to try the daily, freshly cut "Big Daddy Fries" served with Chef Makani's Citrus Aioli that's packed with flavor. From old fashioned to innovative Ultimate burger has it all.
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