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14 Oneawa St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2501
+1 808-261-0306
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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48 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed the welcoming corn chips and salsa on arrival while deciding from the extensive menu options. All were satisfied from the three year old to the fifty-plus! A good introduction to Mexican food that was delicious and filling. Try the pudding at the end - divine silky custard.

Thank kb_3095
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
130 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

My husband and I went there just because the restaurant that we wanted to go to wasn't open yet. Around 4:00 not many are open. The place was totally empty, and we sat and ordered right away. The service was fast since there were no other customers, but the food was just okay. I think that they used a microwave... More 

Thank Golfwithcats
Kailua, Hawaii
Level Contributor
16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The thing about Hawaii is that there aren't really any good Mexican places here. I've eaten here several times and have never been blown away. It's just ok, maybe not even. The first time I went I ordered the chicken quesadilla, the chicken was dry and tasted like it was old and had just been heated up. I did recently... More 

Thank marishap122016
Smithville, Texas
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Authentic, friendly, quick service in downtown Kailua! We simply found it on the GPS, easy to find, but not easy to park. There is a public parking garage behind the restaurant on the next street! We had ceviche tacos, very nice, split an order & there was plenty! We're from Texas & we were really surprised to find such authentic... More 

Thank Hover-lover
L'Ile-Perrot, Canada
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

The place was clean and the staff was friendly and able to accomodate an infant and to provide a fussy mom with food to meet his needs. The salsa did not impress, but the tacos and fahitas were tasty and hot.

Thank David K
Kailua, Hawaii
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Waitress was rolling eyes when asking questions about menu which was NOT clear as to what was being offered. When coke tasted like diet, which was NOT wanted, she pushed back about it saying it was NOT diet, and we had to ask for another one, which tasted as it should. Served a FILTHY coffee cup with black grease on... More 

Thank peter w
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I wish there was a designation of 3.5 out of 5. This really isn't just "average", but I have to leave room in my reviews for that WOW factor. Los Garcia's doesn't have it, at least not on my day. But it is very decent and worthy of return visits for sure. Los Garcia's leaves you adequately satisfied with an... More 

Thank Todd S
Level Contributor
47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

it's a stretch to call this a Mexican restaurant. Salsa is canned, not fresh, pretty tasteless entrees, with yucky rice. Their refried beans are ok.

Thank EastoEden
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
708 reviews
433 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 370 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Stopped here for lunch yesterday after beaching at Lanikai. Parking sucks. Service was not the friendliest. However, food was very good. We split an order of nachos with shredded beef and a side of refried beans. Both were very tasty! The complimentary chips (good and crispy) and salsa (rather blah chipotle-based) were a good accompaniment for the refries. Didn't drink... More 

Thank travelmeisteren
Kaneohe, Hawaii
Level Contributor
42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Nice family style Mexican restaurant. Good food at decent prices (unlike some other Mexican places in town). Service is always good and friendly. Food always arrive hot and ready to eat.

Thank Patrick L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Oneawa St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2501
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-261-0306

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?