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“Will be back!”

Pancho & Lefty's Cantina
Ranked #80 of 296 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Reviewed July 14, 2014

Amazing service and food. Waitress was very accommodating and friendly with out many request. Can't wait to come back.

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Thank Julia R
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Reviewed July 10, 2014

Food took for ever and it wasn't even busy
Service. Extremely slow,
No flavour, drinks were yuk
Would not recommend

Thank CzO62
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Reviewed June 30, 2014

Pancho and Lefty's has great Mexican food at reasonable prices. They have an excellent location on the bay (I think you could even see the "Ironman Triathalon" from their restaurant if you were there at the right time). They have great service; their menu is extensive; they cater to children; and their prices are reasonable;

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Thank BWB1234567
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Reviewed June 26, 2014

The restaurant is a wonderful open-air, second story establishment in the shopping district along Ali'i Drive on Kailua Bay. We were seated at a table where we had an excellent view of the bay and the street below. Our server greeted us promptly and was personable throughout our meal. We were happy to learn that soda refills and chips and hot sauce were free (unlike most of the other restaurants in Hawaii). The chips were crispy and fresh and the salsa was tasty. The menu was surprisingly varied and reasonably priced. I highly recommend the Taco Platter for 4. It is basically chicken, beef, and pork fajitas without the fajitas price. The food had excellent flavor and we had to work to finish it all. Happy Hour margaritas were delicious.

One thing to note, and this isn't anything Pancho and Lefty's has control over, the only parking available around the restaurant area was paid parking. It is a bit ridiculous to have to shell out that much money to park just to have dinner. We will definitely be back to eat, we will just try to find a cheaper place to park.

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Thank Fostertraveler
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Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for tasty Mexican food on The Big Island, head here! We had speedy service and delicious food. The portions were generous. The fish fajitas were tasty and fresh! We had a great view. The service was excellent!!

Thank Donna V
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