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Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill

75-5995 Kuakini Hwy, Ste 1, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-327-0209
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Ranked #6 of 235 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $35
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Battle Ground, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

We had a long day with travel delays and just wanted a nice meal. We selected Jackie Ray's due to the abundance of positive reviews and nice variety of menus options. We were able to be seated immediately at the bar versus waiting 15 minutes for a table. I had the "Catch Of The Day" and my spouse had a... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

My husband and I are regulars at Jackie Rey's and we always recommend it to anyone- local or tourist. We love the local feel, the super fresh food, and the inviting atmosphere. Everything we have eaten here has been amazing. We highly recommend the Fresh Fish specials, BBQ ribs, the Ahi Tartare, and the brownie for 2! Definitely one of... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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142 reviews 142 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

The restaurant itself is a large open room with a bar at one side. It's family friendly and a bit noisy. We've eaten here twice because the food is just so darn good. There is a choice of delicious preparations for the fresh seafood, but other items on the menu sound pretty appealing. The wine list is small but good... More 

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Johnstown, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Great presentation. Great flavors. My wife had chicken tacos. In many place this would be a second rate choice. She loved them! The aioli sauce was flavored perfectly making them unique and delicious. I had the 12 oz pork chop. Barely done but flavored with just the right amount of salty and a slight sweetness in the sauce. The steamed... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

We didn't make a reservation, so we knew it might be busy, but we chose to eat at the bar rather than wait for a table. Though it was a little squishy, we got excellent service and enjoyed our meals. The presentation was lovely and overall we had a good time. It wasn't necessarily anything extra special for me, but... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Being a resident of Kailua Kona, I enjoy eating out at a good restaurant and Jackie Rey's offers it all. Awesome food, great choices, not over priced. Staff is very attentive. I highly recommend this wonderful restaurant to everyone looking for great food and wonderful atmosphere.

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Portland, Oregon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Reasonably priced seafood and meat grill, up the hill a ways from downtown, gotta drive there. Good family atmosphere, unpretentious mix of tourists and locals

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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134 reviews 134 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Jackie Rey's consistently offers up great food & outstanding service! It's always busy, so call ahead for a reservation. We went this week to celebrate my 61st Birthday and Jackie Rey's didn't disappoint! We started with the Hawaiian Margarita's - fantastic! For a starter, try the Kalua Pork Spring Rolls with the sweet chili sauce! Really yummy! For the mains,... More 

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Sonora, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

When we visit the Big Island each year, we always make time to visit Jackie Rey's place. They have incredible eye-catching food combinations for each dish. The fish is always fresh caught and grilled to perfection. The Kahlua pork is to die for. Lots of color is used, such as the purple-blue pureed sweet potato and fresh flowers on select... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The locals rave about this restaurant, which has been here 'forever'. If you are a foodie, definitely drop in here. - Well, don't drop in; make a reservation. It's been discovered and even on a Wednesday night, the evening we went, it can be full. We ate at the bar, not having thought ahead, so you might try that if... More 

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Additional Information about Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill

Address: 75-5995 Kuakini Hwy, Ste 1, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: +1 808-327-0209
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 35
Cuisine: American

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