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“Great Place for a Reasonably Priced Meal”
Review of Big Island Grill

Big Island Grill
Ranked #16 of 293 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Takeout
Reviewed 5 July 2014

This place was recommended to us for a casual dining experience that was good and wasn't too expensive. I had the teriyaki chicken and my guest had a chicken salad, and both were quite good, and not too expensive. The meal, including tax and tip came out to about $35. I'd happily return to this restaurant.

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Thank mrliterature
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Generous portions of authentic cuisine! Friendly staff in a place packed with locals. Menu has a great variety and it's probably best described as a fabulous Hawaiian Diner. Prices are reasonable and the quality is great. Desserts are huge and hard to finish with such big portions, so plan on sharing!

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Thank travelG74
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Reviewed 1 July 2014

This restaurant looks like it is in a building that used to be a McDonalds and there’s no view of the ocean but don’t let that scare you. This is not a place we would have probably gone to eat but a friend had recommended it so we tried it and were glad that we did. In fact, we ate there twice. The food is really good, reasonably priced, and they give you large portions.

Thank IllinoisMillerGirl
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Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

Well if your looking for high quality Zagat rated food(which it stated on the door). Turn around. Run don't walk. The only good thing was the papaya. The food came out in sections and most of the fruit was inedible in the fruit bowl. the eggs came out at the very end. There is not even fresh cream for the coffee. The bathroom is out of order and you have to go outside to use a port-o-pottie. Trying to get to check was quite and experience as well.

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Reviewed 18 June 2014

Happened to stop in as it always looked busy. We were not disappointed in anything. The amount of food was huge and delicious. Prices were so reasonable we went back 2 more times. If you get dessert don't get anything else because it's so much. Yes it was a glorified diner and one of the best places we found in Kona.

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Thank Wooferine
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