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Big Island Grill

) #12 of 201 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona $ American, ,
75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
+1 808-326-1153
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“loco moco” (200 reviews)
“chicken katsu” (66 reviews)
“roast pork” (41 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
75-5702 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1717
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1 - 10 of 1,068 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First came here 8 years ago and are here multiple times that week. Have come here every time we come to this island but service and food had been going down hill. Even the lighting and interior was getting dated and old. Was pleasantly surprised...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is my third time to the big island and I discovered this local gem on my last visit 2 years ago! Breakfast is soooo good, and prices are reasonable. The service is good and freindly but it can get busy. It is good food...More

Thank ltlchristine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for a lunch. Prices were reasonable. Everyone liked their dishes (fish & chips, cheeseburger, teriyaki chicken, chicken katsu). Overall, a very good place.

Thank joewilk1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to try loco moco! They serve it all day long. We ate here once for breakfast and once for lunch. My husband had it both times! I tried the chicken salad sandwich and the veggie omelette with hash browns. Enjoyed both meals.

Thank principali
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place that the locals go for good food. I had the best beef teriyaki that I have ever had here. The sauce is really to die for. Just cut it with a fork, no knife needed. Get it with come rice to...More

Thank Mcfire1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When asked about picking a place for 8 of us to eat, the quick consensus among those that live in West Hawaii was Big Island Grill. Eaten at Big Island Grill before but certainly confirmed by others that it is a great place for local...More

1  Thank myinhilo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Big Island Grill is our go to place when we visit the Big Island. The quality of the food and the friendly staff always makes this place our first stop when we arrive. The portions are large and the food is tasty. This is...More

Thank wpg121695
Reviewed 1 week ago

Headed in right before lunch. Food was plenty and was very tasty. Menu options were really good and loco-everything.

Thank ZURHOLL
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate there twice for breakfast and it was wonderful both times. 4 of us ate 3 breakfast items and still had a little leftover.

Thank jimp472017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for some lunch after a tough morning watching turtles. They greeter wasn't too clear on what gluten is, but they do have several items that you can get gluten-free. Our waitress was wonderful and we had drinks quickly. I got the loco minus...More

Thank Bob A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Kevin A
Do you automatically add a gratuity for large parties?
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
How much does it cost?
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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Scott G
What hours do you serve breakfast?
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 12:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
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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