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Big City Diner

108 Hekili St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2848
+1 808-263-0377
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“loco moco” (14 reviews)
“fried rice” (12 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
108 Hekili St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2848
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Just enjoyed our #5 Weekly Specials Southwest Three Pepper Chicken Tortilla Salad & 1/2 Roasted Chicken with Herb Gravy. Great service, as always Jessie!

Thank sf g
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Lots of favorite local meals in a casual setting. Kimchee fried rice!! Loco Moco breakfast!! Indoor and outdoor seating and bar. Family friendly.

Thank tommytsurfs
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Large menu for 3 meals and a happy hour option. During my stay in Kailua I had breakfast and lunch. Both were good. Diner food with a local Hawaiian twist.

Thank Babs301
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

C-, D+ Asian chicken salad made with limp romaine. The cheese in the club sandwich was old and stiff

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Sunday in Kailua with a nice breeze sitting at the bar for brunch. Great staff and delicious food. Had the breakfast pancake sandwich. Too much food for me to finish. Had to send back the eggs Benedict but the second time it came back...More

Thank Marc_and_Kim_Z
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We came to Big City Diner and enjoyed fast, friendly service. The food was good - they have a large menu. If you go in expecting a diner experience, you won't be disappointed. It would be a great place to take kids while on vacation,...More

Thank Ashley D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We sat at the bar and had takeout after a drink and chip and salsa. The chips and salsa were ok but the ribs were amazing. Truly fall off the bone. Also had a cobb salad which was huge and delicious. They make a great...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We go here everytime I visit Kailua and have always found it to be friendly, easy to find, easy parking, good food and good prices. I usually have the FRESH CATCH of the day and portions are generous and all staff very friendly.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Right next to the highway with outside seating. Sat at the bar and I had a mushroom burger which was excellent with a tapped beer. I observed the servers and they all (except for mine) seem polite and fast. My waitress (I think...More

1  Thank tien b
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Tasty lunch of Guava BBQ Chicken and Fries. We are here recently in search of a place to watch a Warriors Playoff Game. My friend also recommended their milkshakes.

Thank GeoffChing88
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14 June 2016|
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know if you can bring your own wine ....we purchased our own drinks at the venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Hekili St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2848
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-263-0377
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