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Kon Tiki

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Hawaiian, Polynesian
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4625 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711-3527
+1 520-323-7193
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10:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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nc
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped by for the historical tiki relevance that we read about in a book. We stayed because the people we met and the wait staff and the "dishwasher"/owner were very nice. We tried one of their featured drinks in a tiki glass. Very sweet and something I wouldn't normally drink but it was good. We tried the monkey on... More 

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Thank tmhjunk
Tucson, Arizona
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168 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love this place. The service is friendly, the drinks are what you would expect from a Polynesian themed restaurant (does anyone ever eat a meal here? LOL!) and the service super friendly. The seating is comfortable and the atmosphere relaxed.

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Thank Ira S
Baltimore, Maryland
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Outdated, mildew-like odor, filthy decor, okay service, overpriced and overcooked food. I would definitely not recommend this restaurant, nor would I return.

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Thank MrsH1106
Cartagena, Colombia
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

I when with my husband it took one hour and 45 minutes to get our food. I think is a drinking place not for dinner and them the food was cool.

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Thank Zoe233
Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

First I have been to Kon Tiki once & me and my boyfriend were not wowed by this place, both of us agreed it was "eh". I recently went with a group of friends to here and wanted to have a nice night drinking and having fun so WE DRANK. Thats what people do. Anyways, I understand I got drunk... More 

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Thank Onlywhatihaveseen1
Vail, Arizona
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

My son wanted to go here for dinner so we thought we would give it a try. It looks like just what you would expect. The interior is a south seas mock up that is in obvious need of updating. We thought we would try the place for dinner and that was a mistake. It took us almost an hour... More 

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1 Thank Ken S
Petaluma, California
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

I was really excited to try this place. The decor is really awesome inside and outside and I enjoyed the vibe. However, we were told to seat ourselves and we did. 15 minutes went by and no one came over to take our drink orders. We found a waitress walking around and asked if we could be at any table... More 

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1 Thank Heather J
New Mexico
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

This was my second time to this place.It was a Monday night at 8 pm. I feel like this might be the place to eat and drink on the weekend. The business was dead. 4 people in the establishment not including My husband and myself or the staff. We were hungry and wanted a full menu, which we looked at... More 

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Thank themoongoddess
San Antonio, TX
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74 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

Had high hopes after reading about this place and the decor was great. Complete tiki vibe until the bartender opened her mouth. I asked about happy hour and the response I got was typical dive bar, "Dollar off Bud, Bud Light... " None of the Tiki drinks were on the HH menu. I asked for a recommendation off of the... More 

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Thank Octoboy
Tucson, Arizona
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99 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

I took a group of 35 for a Sunday Happy Hour meetup. What a great visual place. So different. The staff was fun and friendly. We were treated very well and the management appreciated such a large group. We had so much fun laughing and visiting. We were both inside and on the patio. We all want to go back... More 

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Thank drtim

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Hawaiian, Polynesian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4625 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711-3527
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-323-7193

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?