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Rebel Kitchen

79-7399 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7911
+1 808-322-0616
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“pepperoni” (14 reviews)
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
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79-7399 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7911
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to happen across this little gem in passing and had the best meal we've encountered in the Big Island! While everything was delicious, the real win here are the Parmesan pepperoni fries with homemade ketchup (this isn't that watery sugar laden...More

Thank MrsBurnell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this restaurant because it was conveniently located across from the Aloha Theater. They have a wide range of burgers, including a veggie burger which my friend had and liked. I wasn't in the mood for a burger so I ordered the jambalaya....More

Thank TedinHawaii
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Accidentally stopped there. Very happy we did. Lived to unique choices. Clean and casual. I had eggplant sandwich (lived the pesto bun). We stopped back on our return trip (to condo up north) and picked up dinner to go. Had Thai steak salad with peanut...More

Thank TxPetals72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by this place after searching for something nearby to where we were and the food was great. I tried the Jerk Chicken sandwich and I'm glad I did. It had a nice kick to it which I like. Great food, friendly staff, and...More

Thank Storm773
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poking around the area near Kona, we pulled over at RK for lunch. Super nice people, super tasty sandwiches. Nothing fancy, but very pleasant and easy on the wallet. Recommended.

Thank Yog-Sothoth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place! You can't go wrong ordering anything on their menu. We had the Ono, the Pulled Pork and the burger. All good. The fries are crispy. The beer on tap is delicious (one had a hint of ginger), and even the music...More

Thank Cecilia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is small restaurant which you normally would not stop at unless you had read the reviews first. But the food is great, the service is great and you get good value for your money. We had a Thai style coconut curry with fish, and...More

Thank Aspi E
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We made the short drive from Kona to the Rebel kitchen. Cute town with vintage shops...Very cute restaurant. Excellent excellent food. I had the jerk chicken sandwich on a rosemary bun.. it was loaded with fresh lettuce and tomato and avocado all in generous portions....More

Thank canada777-1207
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

No other word describes the amazing food. I had the bbq,pulled pork and it was out of this world as was the homemade ketchup and bbq sauce. A "do NOT miss" kind of place.

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Ate lunch here on the way from Volcano to Waikoloa Village. Great food and beer selections with outstanding service. Highly recommend!

Thank OSU_Fan1967
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 15
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79-7399 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7911
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kealakekua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-0616
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Family run restaurant serving ono grinds on the Big Island. Everything is made onsite using fresh and locally sourced ingredients. Open for lunch and dinner, also serve beer & wine which can be enjoyed in our awesome outdoor seating.