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Big Island Grill

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75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
+1 808-326-1153
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“loco moco” (184 reviews)
“chicken katsu” (70 reviews)
“roast pork” (42 reviews)
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American, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the teriaki chiken it was the same as chewing in rubber the fries were so greasy i could see trought them kinda disapointing even for the price

Thank Benoit B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Big Island Grill basically for a snack. We were going to a Luau that night and didn't want to fill up on a late lunch. The people there were very pleasant. We ordered a plate to share between the 3 of...More

Thank Daniela88F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local food. We tried the chicken teriyaki which was flavorful and tender. All dinners come with 1 - 2 sides. Make sure to try the delicious macaroni/potato salad and don't think about carb counting! This restaurant is very inexpensive too. We picked up box...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many great options, some dishes vary with the catch of the day. Great variety and many choices to design your own loco moco. In house creamy sesame dressing amazing! Would go back to try more options if time permitted. Great value, great service, and...More

Thank Coreen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good spot for breakfast. A bit dated but service is good, they keep your coffee cup filled and have good food. Reasonably priced as well.

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here for breakfast with my boyfriend before a day of adventures around Kona. He ordered the Loco Moco with hamburger and chicken katsu, and I ordered the omelette. The server was nice and friendly as well as quick to refill our coffee. The...More

Thank SammiDeRosa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch and was very happy we did. The food was great and the service was super. Stop here for some great Hawaian local food. You will not be disappointed.

Thank YumanLuvz2Vacation
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Kailua-Kona for work today. Haven't been here working all day for some time now. Had lunch at Big Island Grill with my co-worker. One of my favorites here is the slow roasted pork roast with gravy. But Monday's special is meatloaf & since...More

Thank HawaiiFoodlover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy place. Had to wait to be seated. We literally waited almost 15 minutes just for water. Service was very slow but the food was great.

Thank Teri L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were traveling with friends who come to Hawaii almost every year, and who have eaten at many restaurants in the area. We were all longing for some good, local fish and chips and were directed to this place. On a Thursday night, it was...More

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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.
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.
Scott G
11 February 2015|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
7.00 am to 11.00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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