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“Great value- consistently great food!”
Review of Big Island Grill

Big Island Grill
Ranked #16 of 298 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Takeout
Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

Huge portions- friendly, local service. The Teri beef is the best you'll find in Kona. Salads are huge and very filling as a meal. I highly suggest saving room for dessert and getting their BIG island pie- coconut haupia ice cream cake with all sorts of yummy things on it. Great family restaurant!

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Reviewed July 26, 2013

Big Island Grill is more like a family restaurant. Saw many locals and tourists as well. Friendly efficient waitress who gave suggestions as to which meat for the loco moco. Chickent Katsu which was excellent. The loco moco sounds weird but it really was good. Rice, meat , gravy with fried eggs on top.My husband had a regular breakfast and he said it was very good. Good price as well.

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Reviewed July 26, 2013

So you want local flavor while staying on the big island. Hands down - your best bet is the Big Island Grill. Per a recommendation, my wife and I ordered the Chicken Katsu and the Beef Teriyaki Steak. Both were EXCELLENT.

Decor? Well, it's a very casual atmosphere. I would say the dining room atmosphere is......well........hey, did I mention how good the food is? Bottom line - if ambiance is important to you, then you won't be happy. Dining room basically consists of tables and chairs. But don't let that keep you away - try this place. Reasonably priced and our server was quite friendly.

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Reviewed July 24, 2013

Best Loco Moco....Had several different meat choices - not just hamburger patty, but spam, roast pork, Portuguese sausage and corned beef hash. The keikis took pancakes - and along with some coconut syrup - it was delicious. Some tried the saimin - noodle soup with won tons, cha-siu, eggs...the best.

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Reviewed July 22, 2013

Great place for local food. We come to Big Island at least once a year and we always eat there.I said almost, because we frequently get a take out and go down to one of the hidden secluded beaches close. to the airport. These places are maintained by the National Park Service with grills, picnic tables and rest rooms and they are just beautiful. To get there you have to ask for direction at the information desk of the park service because the road is hidden to the beach.Having a take out from Big Island Grill and a cold beer is almost heaven.(alcohol is permitted in the park, but no glass containers)

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