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Big City Diner

108 Hekili St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2848
+1 808-263-0377
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (12 reviews)
“loco moco” (12 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
108 Hekili St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2848
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We had a wonderful experience. Because this restaurant is so popular for breakfast, we arrived at about 10:00AM . We had a short 15 to 20 minute wait. My wife ordered the excellent cinnamon bread Frech toast: fabulous. I took a taste, and I agree....More

Thank William J
Reviewed 18 March 2018

My sons wanted hamburgers for lunch so we stopped in to check them out here. What a delicious surprise! My burger came with a lot of crispy fried purple onions on top! I think it was called a "paniolo burger". It had bacon, cheese and...More

Thank strudel2018
Reviewed 5 March 2018

BCD is one of those reliable places where you can drop in at any time and be fed competently, plentifully and...well...adequately. We went in early one evening and encountered (a) a bar that had no limes (fortunately they're next door to Foodland), (b) a so-so...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Got the breakfast wrap with home fries. The breakfast wrap was very large I could only eat half. My wife had the meat with gravy dish which was very tasty service was quick and friendly. price is very reasonable for Where We Are almost half...More

Thank Joe-Lenda
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We spent christmas here, stayed at bellows, and always hang out in kailua, my folks lived there, and have friends in that area. My folks loved Big city diner, so do we, its a tradition. However this time, customer service was not what it used...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 9 December 2017

I used to stop at a Big City on every visit to Oahu. This was my first visit to the Kailua restaurant. I had breakfast and though it labeled as the Big Breakfast it really wasn't that big. Service was fine and the ambiance is...More

Thank highdesertbadger
Reviewed 11 November 2017

A sumptuous breakfast 🥞 for our dear friend and fellow senior citizen club member who was moving to the mainland for good. A lot of food choices and they have a special menu for the week but I ordered Bacon and cheddar cheese 🧀 omelette...More

Thank Teri E
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The food was ... diner food, nothing exceptional. That would have been fine considering we were at a diner. But the service was atrocious and downright rude. In addition, our order was wrong. Our waitress made us feel like we were inconveniencing her. Won't be...More

Thank Jen K
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Just enjoyed our #5 Weekly Specials Southwest Three Pepper Chicken Tortilla Salad & 1/2 Roasted Chicken with Herb Gravy. Great service, as always Jessie!

Thank sf g
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Lots of favorite local meals in a casual setting. Kimchee fried rice!! Loco Moco breakfast!! Indoor and outdoor seating and bar. Family friendly.

Thank tommytsurfs
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't know if you can bring your own wine ....we purchased our own drinks at the venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Hekili St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2848
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-263-0377
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