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Big Island Grill

75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
+1 808-326-1153
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“loco moco” (183 reviews)
“chicken katsu” (72 reviews)
“roast pork” (49 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
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CUISINES
American, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
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Reviewed yesterday

Great comfort food with great service! Lots of local favorites with daily specials.Large portions cooked well. We always return several times when on the big island.

Thank wongdo
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to this restaurant specifically for their Loco Moco based on the reviews we read. Did not disappoint! Highly recommend!

Thank nmueller12
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is so much to say about this local, Hawaiian restaurant that is always packed with customers. I have been visiting the Big Island of Hawaii for many years and have always enjoyed this restaurant. I am always amazed at the consistency of the food...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good Hawaiian style food but often there is a wait to get in. The fish and chips are a great meal. They hire many locals and the service is great.

Thank dotnorris1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food. Friendly waitstaff. Family atmosphere. Good portions. Moderate prices. Good A/C. Just a darn nice dependable place to go for a meal! We love it, eat here several times a month. When we start asking "where shall we go?" we pick B.I.G. 98% of...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good value for breakfast. Great coffee. Wanted to visit for lunch or dinner as both menus looked good. Large portions so a big breakfast could be split if desired. Two of my children split the combos and both had enough to eat. Try it.

Thank markbF4840CV
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had passed this restaurant several times during our month-long stay on the Big Island, never realizing that it was a little gem right under our noses. The night before my husband's sister and brother-in-law were departing (to head back to the main land), we...More

Thank eakunze
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great dinner here. Be prepared to wait a bit. It is a busy place. The short ribs were very tasty and the pineapple coleslaw is good.

Thank Lofalot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose Big Island Grill based on reviews. We we're very disappointed and could only eat half our meal be since it was so awful to us. The Loco Moco plate with grilled hamburger and gravy - we swore tasted like a Banquet dinner meals...More

Thank TucsonDaug
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food was great and so was the service. I got the 2 meat combo with the teriyaki steak and the pulled pork, and it was more than enough..one meat would have been enough. my wife had the french dip and that was great also

Thank surgtech01930
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chandler458
17 January 2018|
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Response from HawaiiFoodlover | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take American Express & most other major credit cards.
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Kevin A
25 December 2016|
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Response from Chowa-Rides-Again | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Parties of 6 or more have a 17% gratuity added. But you can always ask or ask to see your itemized bill. We did.
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Zachary L
25 August 2016|
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Response from JKL1104 | Reviewed this property |
Very reasonable prices and huge portions. The kids menu is also really fairly priced with big servings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-1153
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