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“Fresh fish tacos - tasty, tasty!”

Kohala Burger and Taco
Ranked #2 of 11 Restaurants in Kawaihae
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $15
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Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Located just a short distance from the glorious white sand beaches of the Kohala Coast, Kohala Burger and Taco is an affordable and friendly spot with a feel good, nostalgic flair. We serve 100% local grass fed beef and fresh, sustainably caught fish in burgers and tasty tacos. Daily specials, Milk Shakes and kids meals, too! Stop in for an Authentic Dole Pineapple Whip! This tasty Soft Serve Treat was once only available at Disney Parks and at the Dole Plantation on Oahu. KBAT has got it!
Atlanta, Georgia
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24 reviews
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“Fresh fish tacos - tasty, tasty!”
Reviewed May 29, 2013

We had the Ono fish tacos. YUMMY! My son had a grilled cheese with almost burnt bread and ate the entire sandwich. he declared the fries were the best he ever had. I admit that they were the best I ever had! :-). No view but who cares. Local dining at it's best. Would definitely go back.

  • Visited May 2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good Food”
Reviewed May 13, 2013

We ate here twice. First time I had the Turkado special, very good. The second time I had the Kohala burger, which was probably the best hamburger I had while in Hawaii. My husband had the fish tacos. Fast, friendly service, although the sitting area is small! They need a few more drinks on their menu selection.

  • Visited May 2013
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Waikoloa, Hawaii
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“Delicious”
Reviewed May 12, 2013

The staff was friendly and the food was delicious and fresh. Will return and try a different combination, as the mushroom burger was absolutely delicious.

Visited March 2013
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great tasting hula hamburger”
Reviewed May 8, 2013 via mobile

Stopped in Kawaihae. Found a little tiny place upstairs at the kawaihae shopping center, yellow building two story. The food was very good, service was good and friendly. Price, for Hawaii fair. If you want fancy this is not for you. It's little, but it has character.

  • Visited May 2013
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Waimea, Hawaii, United States
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“Delicious Food, Fast and Friendly Service”
Reviewed April 21, 2013

If you find your self in North Kohala this is a must stop for lunch or a mid day snack. Clean and extremely friendly service, I stop in several times a month and always enjoy a delicious meal and the milk shakes are the best!

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Larry M
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