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Chubby's Diner

75-5591 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3631
+1 808-329-2960
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mac salad” (4 reviews)
“loco moco” (6 reviews)
“pot roast” (2 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:45 PMAll hours
American, Hawaiian, Diner
75-5591 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3631
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Reviews (49)
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and stopped for lunch. Lunch was awesome. Enjoyed burgers and garlic fries. Staff was friendly, place was clean and quick. Cheapest meal so far on the big island

Thank Jjforjoann
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

On holidays we stopped into this location which wasn't the easiest to find but I remembered it was in a bowling alley so we were successful! Highly recommended! We got take out so that we could eat on our deck at the condo. The location...More

Thank Wrldtraveller7
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Most places in Kona close down pretty early. So, when we arrived in Kona at 8:30pm, it was slim pickings for finding a place to eat. Fortunately, we came across Chubby's. It was located in a bowling alley and packed with locals. Most food I...More

Thank Onefastdoc
Reviewed 20 May 2017

If you are alone or with your family and friends this is a good place to go to . It has a large variety of food at a good price and good portions. Besides the food you can go for bowling or different games all...More

Thank norman m
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Go here if you're looking for what the locals really eat. You will stand out if you look like a tourist but won't feel uncomfortable.

Thank Kathy O
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Chubby's is inside the bowling alley so it's kind of hard to find. Order at the counter and your food will be brought to your table. Breakfast all day features eggs, waffles, pancakes, loco moco that is a LOT of very tasty food. The quality...More

Thank theonewhogetsaway
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We wanted something to eat around 9:40 at night. Other fast food places had no appeal. I'd read about Chubby's so we went for late-night burgers and fries. It was good! I think we were the only non-locals in there but everyone was friendly and...More

1  Thank Silly B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We always get the Korean chicken plate. Comes with two sides, rice and mac salad. Good price for lots of food. Good service too.

1  Thank krg999
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

A great place to hand out and eating for lunch and dinner. Chubby's have a good OX soup, pork with cabbage and fried liver beef. People was very nice 👍 👍👍

Thank JPDallasTX
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Hidden gem inside a bowling alley! We really enjoyed the pick 3 platter and chicken wings after a long day at the summit. We choose the short ribs, beef teriyaki and fried shrimp with white rice. My favorite was the short ribs and chicken wings,...More

Thank SimplyBee86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Hawaiian, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
9:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5591 Palani Rd, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3631
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-329-2960
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