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Bueno Burrito - CLOSED

301 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2905
+1 808-930-6565
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“wet burrito” (7 reviews)
“cilantro rice” (4 reviews)
“tacos” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mexican, Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
301 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2905
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11 - 20 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 13 January 2016

An excellent lunch stop. It looks a bit dive-y but the pork/sweet potato burrito with coconut cilantro rice (Hula burrito) was amazing. Exceptionally tasty and fresh.

Thank RanchoLimbo
Reviewed 4 January 2016

My husband and I were visiting our son and his girlfriend in Hilo when they brought us to this restaurant for dinner. I must admit, we were taken aback by its "hole-in-the -wall" appearance; it was a beautiful night, so we chose to sit outside...More

Thank WVTeacher20
Reviewed 2 December 2015

From first glance of this place you might be inclined to find a place more visually appealing, it would be a great mistake to pass this place up. It's a very small place with a few and I mean few as in three little tables....More

Thank Stingdude
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Walked by this place many times but this time we stopped. The food was incredibly flavored with a delicious combination of spices. Plenty of vegetarian options. I had the vegetarian quesadilla-best ever, friends had the vegan version which was just as awesome and the vegetarian...More

Thank Matnikstym V
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Was craving burritos one day, and wanted to check out a local place. Went in and was greeted by the friendliest gentleman. He suggested getting the "wet burrito", I'm not one to question someones suggestion, especially when they are as adamant as he was about...More

Thank Redschool
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

OMG---so delicious! Had a fun lunch, too, courtesy of engagement w/the owner! Only let down is the plastic cutlery, for such a filling & hearty meal!

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This is a tiny restaurant in Hilo downtown whith delicious local and Mexican style foods ,chef Jorge is in the best disposition to prepare your food at your own taste.

Thank Marco R
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Great food and great staff! Always fresh and delicious. Health-conscious menu, great prices. Very clean.

Thank Wansen
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

After having read reviews, my husband and I decided to try Bueno Burrito since there are few options for Mexican food. The restaurant is small and has no ambiance. It is somewhat clean/tidy but looked like it could use some more attention. The menu is...More

1  Thank Nicci G
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Jorge serves up a tasty, fat burrito on the cheap in this tiny (two tables inside, two out) taqueria.

Thank Cecily D
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2905
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-930-6565
Hilo Style Mexican Food
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