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L & L Hawaiian Barbeque

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Barbecue, Hawaiian
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75-5595 Palani Rd Ste A6, Lanihau Shopping Ctr., Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3136
(808) 331-8886
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5:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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    Very good
  • 18
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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Not much in the way of ambiance but seemed busy and well-liked by locals. We enjoyed our "burgers" which included a hamburger and lettuce between two noodle patties. The noodles were cooked on a grill it seems and used instead of a bun. Pretty tasty and unique. About $6.00 each though so not... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
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Phoenix, Arizona
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San Diego, California
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The food was simple and delicious and one dinner was more than enough for two women to eat. We will definitely go back again as it was very enjoyable clean and comfortable.

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Warrenton, Missouri
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We ate here on our last night because my father in law wanted Hawaiian BBQ. The portions are huge but the food was less than great. I got the pork and shrimp combo. The shrimp was delicious but the pork was awful - it was mostly fat. When I showed it to the employees they did nothing. My husband got... More 

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London, Canada
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171 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This eatery is in a plaza. It is all very fast food. There are lots of choices but none of them very healthy. Staff is Chinese. Use as a last resort.

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Ann Arbor
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81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

First thing that came into mind was Dinners, Drive In's and Dives. Extensive menu that is ready in less than five minutes. Food is very good and the portions are Hugh. I ate here several times and everything from Breakfast to Last night was delicious.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Not much in the way of ambiance but seemed busy and well-liked by locals. We enjoyed our "burgers" which included a hamburger and lettuce between two noodle patties. The noodles were cooked on a grill it seems and used instead of a bun. Pretty tasty and unique. About $6.00 each though so not really cheap. Anyway, we thought it was... More 

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Green River, WY
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

I'm never disappointed with L & L here - we just wanted some quick local flavor and we got it. Big portions and good to the last bite...and better than the mainland L & Ls.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I've been to a few L&L's now and I have liked them all. The portions are amazingly large and the prices are very reasonable. There is a wide variety on the menu but the ultimate to me is the Ramen burger that can be 'modified' to a Barbeque Chicken Ramen Burger. It's filling on it's own or as a combination.... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

sausage, eggs, and rice. pounds of it for only five bucks. it's seriously a lot of food for so cheap. chicken katsu is super ono, too. if you want something lighter, you can go with the veggie bowl and get brown rice instead of white rice. the big veggie chunks are always steamed perfectly.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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78 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We first found this chain in Las Vegas and ate there first. Then we flew to the Big Island and found 2 more locations in Kona! We ate at the one in Kona and it was exactly as good as the one in Vegas! Love the macaroni salad too!!! YUM!!!

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

There is an L&L in the Keauhou shopping center, across from Honokohau marina and another one in Waimea near Burger King. Breakfast, lunch and dinner is served and everything is great! The menu consists of a local lunch plates and also specials of the day. They advertise catering which is something to keep in mind. The food is good so... More 

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Additional Information about L & L Hawaiian Barbeque

Address: 75-5595 Palani Rd Ste A6, Lanihau Shopping Ctr., Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3136
Phone Number: (808) 331-8886
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue, Hawaiian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 75-5595 Palani Rd Ste A6, Lanihau Shopping Ctr., Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3136
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: (808) 331-8886

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Hawaiian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 9:30 pm

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