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75-5491 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-9651
+1 808-322-3903
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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241 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for a bite. Not very good. Seasoning was too sweet, chips were not crispy, service was not friendly.

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Thank MZHI
Concord, California
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch here as it seemed the only place in Holualoa that was open for lunch. We ate there 4 years before and it has not changed. Simple menu, not expensive, not fancy, but good.

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Elmwood Park, New Jersey
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205 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Although this place is not fancy, food and service are great. If you are in the area, visiting local boutiques, and don't mind the picnic style tables, I recommend you give it a try.

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Thank FANNYJACQUELINE
Tacoma, Washington, USA
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95 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

This location is actually a walkup window, take out establishment. They do have two picnic tables, but the location can't really be considered conducive to dining. The food is of excellent quality & flavor, but Is fairly pricy... Even by Hawaiian standards. In all fairness, it's a great spot to grab a walk around lunch or takeout meal.

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Thank CAD99
Holualoa, Hawaii
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 January 2016

This small kitchen serve great Mexican food ! Me and my family like to stop there after school with the kids. Make sure they are open before you go.

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Thank jean1964
Poulsbo, Washington
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Just to illustrate that both Mexican nationals and food is extending to the outer limits of the US, tiny Mi Taqeria Potosina has arrived in the very small village of Holualoa above Kailua-Kona. Fairly standard Mexican fare but fresh and well seasoned--also not lathered with cheese as is so typical with many mainland Mexican restaurants. Liberal cilantro sprinkled over the... More 

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Grimsby, Ontario CANADA
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Our guide book suggested a visit to this tiny village to visit the famous coffee farms for which Kona is famous. Unfortunately there weren't any to be found, just several small art galleries. We were hungry and found this small Mexican eatery next to the village theater. Two Hispanic ladies cook all the food themselves and you eat it at... More 

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1 Thank Dr Andy S L
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2015

this is the only affordable place to eat in this quaint little village. the chile relleno is very good, as are the steak tacos. their homemade red and green sauces are a great addition to anything you order.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2014

On the Mamalahoa Highway above Kona right in the center of Holualoa and in the same building as the Old Theater and next to the post office. The menu selection is limited but the Mexican food authentic, fresh and fantastic. Well worth the visit for lunch while visiting the areas coffee plantations. The picture on Trip Advisor is not a... More 

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Thank Ian F
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2013

This is authentic Mexican food in Hawaii. For years we talked about how we couldn't find it while here. It's arrived. Love the asada tacos.

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  • Address: 75-5491 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-9651
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Holualoa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-3903

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?