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Big Island Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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STARCH, SALADS & SIDES
Small (7-10), Medium (15-20), Large (30-40), Jumbo (40-60)
Steamed Rice or Brown Rice
Small10
Medium15
Large24
Jumbo30
Fried Rice (Char Siu, Carrots, Onions, Green Onion)
Small25
Medium38
Large60
Jumbo80
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Small23
Medium36
Large55
Jumbo75
Roasted Red Potatoes
Small20
Medium32
Large50
Jumbo65
Caesar Salad
with Croutons, Cheese & Dressing
Small18
Medium28
Large45
Jumbo60
Tossed Green Salad
with Choice of 2 Dressings
Small18
Medium28
Large45
Jumbo60
Potato Macaroni Salad
Small23
Medium36
Large55
Jumbo75
Corn on the Cob
Small23
Medium36
Large55
Jumbo75
Fresh Fruit Salad
Small23
Medium36
Large55
Jumbo75
Shoyu Ahi Poke
Market Price
ENTREES
Baby Back Pork Ribs
with BBQ Sauce
Small43
Medium65
Large110
Jumbo150
Beef Stew
Small28
Medium43
Large75
Jumbo110
Beef Teriyaki
Small48
Medium80
Large135
Jumbo180
Chicken Katsu
with Katsu Sauce
Small28
Medium43
Large75
Jumbo110
Chop Steak
with Peppers and Onions
Small40
Medium58
Large100
Jumbo135
Coconut Shrimp
Per Piece2
Fresh Island Catch or Furikake Salmon
Market Price
Fried Chicken
54 Piece/Jumbo35
36 Piece/LG58
18 Piece/MD100
12 Piece/SM135
Hamburger Steak
with mushrooms, onions and gravy
Small35
Medium48
Large85
Jumbo115
Kalbi Short Ribs
Small48
Medium80
Large135
Jumbo180
DESSETS
Mudd Pie/ Big ice Cream Pie (Whole)
45
Whipped Cream Each Can4
Sweet Potato Haupia Cheese Cake (Whole)
45
Whipped Cream Each Can4
LOCAL FAVORITES - DINNER
Served with your choice of (2) Sides: White Rice, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Sauteed Vegetables, French Fries, Brown Rice, Potato Macaroni Salad, Tossed Green Salad
Chicken Katsu
Panko-breaded boneless chicken thighs fried crispy and served with katsu dipping sauce
11.95
Beef Teriyaki Steak
Sliced bottom sirloin marinated with our special recipe and broiled to perfection
12.95
Fried Shrimp
Nine pieces of butterfly breaded shrimp served with tarter sauce. Cocktail sauce available upon request
12.95
Teriyaki Chicken
Broiled boneless chicken thighs marinated in our house recipe
11.95
Hamburger Steak
Two hamburger patties broiled & topped with sauteed mushrooms, onions and homemade brown gravy
11.95
Roast Pork
Cooked local style with Hawaiian salt, cracked black pepper, sliced and topped with our homemade brown gravy
11.95
Chop Steak & Onions
Tender steak sliced and stir-fried with peppers, onions & our special sweet stir-fry sauce
12.95
Korean Chicken
Eight golden fried drummettes & wings tossed in our delicious Korean sauce
11.95
Kaula Pork & Cabbage
Shredded pork steamed with cabbage. A local favorite!
11.95
Mixed Plate
Choose any two items above
13.95
DAILY DINNER SPECIALS
Ask your server for today's fresh catch
Monday: Meatloaf with Gravy
Our homemade meatloaf meatloaf topped with rich brown gravy & served with rice, homemade garlic mashed potatoes or French freis & potato macaroni salad or sauteed vegetables
11.95
Tuesday: Spaghetti
Marinara meat sauce served on a bed of pasta topped with parmesan cheese & served with fresh garlic bread
12.95
Wednesday: Sweet & Sour Spareribs
Bone-in spareribs simmered in our house recipe with pineapple chunks & served with rice and potato macaroni salad
10.95
Thursday: Oxtail Soup
Served with rice & potato macaroni salad
13.95
Friday: Hawaiian Plate
Homemade Hawaiian-style steamed laulau made with beef, pork and fish wrapped in luau leaves (taro leaves), served with lomi lomi salmon, poi, rice & potato macaroni salad
12.95
Friday & Saturday: Prime Rib
A 12oz. slice slow-roasted & cooked to order, served with au jus dipping sauce & creamy horseradish, served with your choice of rice, homemade garlic mashed pototoes or French fries, sauteed vegetables & tossed green salad
23.95
DINNER ENTREES
Served with your choice of (1): Rice, Brown Rice, Garlic Mashed Potatoes or French Fries Includes sauteed vegetables & tossed green salad
Fresh Island Catch
A half-pound portion of our fresh catch served broiled or sauteed with garlic, butter and capers. Half order- market price
Market Price
Fish & Chips
Fresh local fish breaded to order & fried crispy in our tempura batter
16.95
Surf & Turf
Top sirloin steak paired with four pieces of fried or grilled shrimp
25.95
Rib-Eye Steak
A tender 12oz. rib eye steak seasoned and broiled to perfection
23.95
Top Sirloin Steak
A 10oz. top sirloin broiled to order and topped w/ sauteed onions and mushrooms
19.95
Baby Back Ribs
Tender baby back pork ribs broiled and glazed with BBQ sauce
20.95
Half Order12.95
Chicken Picatta
Two tender chicken breast filets sauteed with lemon, butter, capers, garlic and white wine
17.95
Pork Chops
Two 6 oz. pork chops grilled and topped with mushrooms & onions
17.95
Half Order11.95
Kalbi Short Ribs
Broiled bone-in short ribs marinated in our house recipe
16.95
Fried Chicken
A three piece combination of thigh, drumstick and breast
13.95
PASTA
Served with a tossed green salad and fresh garlic bread
Alfredo Linguini
with mushrooms, spinach & tomatoes in a parmesan cream sauce
Shrimp21.95
Chicken19.95
Vegetable19.95
Shrimp Scampi Linguini
Sauteed with garlic, white wine, butter and sprinkled with grated parmesan cheese
21.95
DINNER SIDES
Rice
2
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
2.95
French Fries
2.95
Potato Macaroni Salad
2.95
Tossed Salad
4.95
Salad Dressings
Ranch, Papaya Seed, Creamy Sesame or Italian
SALADS
B.I.G. Salad Special
Two fresh island fish filets broiled and served on fresh greens topped with Hawaiian purple sweet potatoes, tomatoes, cucumbers, crispy won ton strips and drizzled with our house creamy sesame dressing
Market Price
B.I.G. Salad Special - One Filet
Two fresh island fish filets broiled and served on fresh greens topped with Hawaiian purple sweet potatoes, tomatoes, cucumbers, crispy won ton strips and drizzled with our house creamy sesame dressing
Market Price
Caesar Salad
Fresh crisp romaine lettuce tossed with Caesar dressing, croutons, grated parmesan cheese and topped with tomatoes
9.95
Small Caesar6.95
Grilled Chicken Breast Caeser
12.95
Grilled Shrimp Caesar
13.95
Chicken Salad Stuffed Papaya
Diced chicken breast, celery and onions mixed with mayo and stuffed into a fresh half papaya
9.95
Coconut Shrimp Salad
Skewered shrimp rolled in panko and coconut flakes, fried until golden brown & served on fresh greens drizzled with sweet chill sauce and creamy sesame dressing
13.95
Chef Salad
Fresh greens topped with roasted beef, ham, Swiss cheese, cheddar cheese, purple sweet potatoes, tomatoes & cucumbers. Served with your choice of ranch, papaya seed, creamy sesame, or Italian dressing
12.95
Chicken Katsu Salad
Crispy chicken katsu served on fresh greens topped with Hawaiian purple sweet potatoes, tomatoes, cucumbers & our house creamy sesame dressing
12.95
Oriental Chicken Salad
Sliced teriyaki chicken served on a bed of fresh greens with tomatoes, cucumbers, purple sweet potatoes, diced macadamia nuts, crispy won ton strips & drizzled with our house creamy sesame dressing
12.95
SANDWICHES
Served with your choice of (1): French Fries, Pineapple Coleslaw or Potato Macaroni Salad
Fresh Catch Sandwich
A half-pound portion of our fresh island catch broiled and served on a toasted bun with lettuce, tomato & a side of tarter sauce
Market Price
B.I.G. Burger
Two juicy 4oz. hamburger patties topped with American or Swiss cheese served with lettuce & tomato
9.95
Add Bacon, Mushrooms, or Onions1.25
Add Bacon, Mushrooms, or Onions Two or three items2.25
French Dip
Sliced roasted beef topped with Swiss cheese and sauteed onions served on a French roll with a side of au jus dipping sauce
10.95
Grilled Ham and Cheese
Thin sliced ham topped with melted Swiss cheese served on your choice of wheat, white or rye bread
9.95
Hot Roast Pork Sandwich
Tender roast pork served open faced on white bread & topped with our homemade brown gravy
10.95
Chicken Salad Sandwich
Diced chicken breast mixed with celery, onions, and mayo served on your choice of wheat, white, rye, or French roll
9.95
BLT Sandwich
Served on your choice of toasted wheat, white, rye, or French roll
9.95
Veggie Sandwich
Lettuce, tomato, cucumbers and sprouts with your choice of Cheddar, American or Swiss cheese. Served on toasted wheat, white or rye bread
8.95
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Diner, Polynesian, Hawaiian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came on a sunday morning before our flight, I imagine this is peak times for brunch places like this. We went in and there were two groups ahead of us on their waitlist so it wasn’t as bad as we expected. We were seated...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Thereanav
Reviewed yesterday

We went there for breakfast and ended up walking out when after 15 minutes they served others seated after us and the waitress started serving a table of 8 seated after us.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Dan B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was ok, but service was not. Waited 15 minutes to be seated with plenty of open tables. Much better places in kona with much better service.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank kdsims0410
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried this place on advise from several locals. WOW, what a meal! We had the French toast with eggs and spam, and a Saiman bowl. My wife’s French toast didn’t even need syrup it was crispy on the outside and the Portuguese sweet bread it...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank mixmasterg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch at B.I.G. Island Grill and really enjoyed the food and the friendly service in the casual atmosphere alongside locals. Big Island Grill offers a variety of local dishes as well as classical items like burgers. steaks, chicken and more. We had chicken, Kaulua...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank EagleFlyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super casual, old school, semi diner type space. I got the Super Loco Moco, which was insanely huge and provided leftovers for the next day. It was awesome. If you don’t want leftovers, I would suggest ordering the normal size, though it’s very hard to...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ms_meilian
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic mix of island style and traditional comfort foods. Guaranteed to not leave hungry. Be sure to save some room for pie!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank asddds1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We husband and I ate here nearly every day when on our recent vacation. The staff were super friendly, the food was amazing with huge portions and the price was excellent!! We were told about this place by a local when we were discussing how...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank debrao405
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beef teriyaki dish with mashed potatoes is quite amazing for the price although I didn’t care too much for the zucchini veg mix on the side. But i think the highlight for this restaurant is the massive mudpie!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kimahmar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a surprise find. Though the locals were well acquainted!! :) The price is definitely right here, so was the service and it was a pretty standard but well executed breakfast. Lots of options and some really good local favourite varieties of loco moco....More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Sunsequitur
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JodieWolf
August 28, 2019|
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Response from ItsMona | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn’t. We had a larger party, and they tried to rush us. We had barely finished eating and they asked us to leave. They said they wanted our tables to seat others and told us to leave and go to the beach!
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travelwise7
March 28, 2019|
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Response from katatonic4u | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they are expensive at all. Plates average around $8-10
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chandler458
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take American Express & most other major credit cards.
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