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Monicos Taqueria

) #10 of 88 Restaurants in Kapaa ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Apt D, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
+1 808-822-4300
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (145 reviews)
“burrito” (69 reviews)
“taquitos” (12 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Apt D, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
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11 - 20 of 748 reviews

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Friends Ron and Jolene from Thousand Oaks said you have to try Monicos as their food is outstanding. So off the four of us went for dinner. They were so right. The carnitas burrito and fish tacos were prepared with a deft hand by the...More

Thank jeffreyb406
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This place was excellent and good margaritas, our waitress was awesome, we found out that she has been in Kauai for 8 months and it feels like home to her. We had the ceviche and it was A+ don't forget to ask for the spicer...More

Thank glo_ya81
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Best fajitas I've had! Care and extra flavors in everything, it seems. But, we had to wait, and it a little loud. Friendly help

Thank haircut11
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Monicos is a quaint little corner restaurant in wailua town. The food was authentic and the price was right! Best margarita I had my whole trip! Thanks Monicos!

Thank cherrypicker2
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Fish Tacos ares awesome. Chile Verde was delicious. Pina Colada and Margaritas finished off the meal. Highly recommended.

Thank Rosario C
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We researched where we wanted to go for dinner after a busy day of sightseeing. Our dinner was fabulous and certainly lives up to its high ratings. The service was great. My shrimp enchiladas were outstanding with large, delicious shrimp. The carnitas chimichanga was wonderful....More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We ordered takeout from Monicos and while the food was good we thought it was too high even for Kauai. Our bill for four meals was $72.00. There are no prices on the online menu so I'm not sure but if I divide the 72...More

Thank shiredawn
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

My sister and I tried Monicos because we had a terrible time at lava lava that morning and our cab driver recommended monicos. Absolutely delicious. I'm giving them four stars only because they are a little cheap. Like really charging extra for extra chips and...More

Thank Hadeel A
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Would not have expected great Mexican food or drinks on Kauai, but got both at Monico's. In fact, their Sierra Silver Margaritas may be the best we've ever had. And, we have been to Mexico many times. Small place, no scenery, but food, drinks, and...More

Thank Bborchert
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The staff here is very warm, friendly and welcoming! We ordered the steak quesidilla, the carnitas nachos, the chicken quesidilla and the fish burrito. The steak quesidilla was delicious. The steak was flavorful and not chewy. The carnitas was a little crispy and so good....More

Thank tinker2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Apt D, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-4300
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