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Reuben's Mexican Food

336 Kamehameha Ave, Ste A, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2949
+1 808-961-2552
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“reubens” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
336 Kamehameha Ave, Ste A, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2949
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Someone told me if I wanted to eat Mexican food to try this place so we did! Not all Mexican restaurants have good Mexican food but this place was pretty good. I ordered the chips & salsa to start and the cheese enchilada with steak...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonably good food with reasonable prices. We had the lengua tacos and beef enchiladas. I did not like the lilikoi margarita though, it tasted too much like orange juice. Service was good.

Thank Aimee R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wanted to go to another restaurant that was much too crowded, so we walked to this restaurant instead. I ended up having the crab enchiladas which were really good! The service was a little slower than what we were used to, but it turned...More

Thank smcrawford38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No surprises here. You get what you expect, Mexican food at a reasonable price. Margaritas and beer are good and cold. Reuben is always very friendly!

Thank 1mrmase
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The restaurant could accommodate a teenager with allergies and provide the rest of us with a tasty meal. We eat a lot of Mexican dishes and found this restaurant to very authentic even though a bit different than the ones back home. We arrived at...More

Thank opelikatravels
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Service was wonderful & very friendly. Food was excellent! Flavors had a different mexican oregano twist taste, (I think) We used 2 own a Mexican restaurant n we were very impressed with both the red & green enchilada sauces n the salsa itself!

Thank 637iraisr
Reviewed 8 July 2017

There are two well-known Mexican restaurants in downtown Hilo, Reuben's and Lucy's. I've been to both several times. Here are my observations: The portions are bigger at Lucy's. The service is better at Reuben's (but you have to tip since you are served by a...More

1  Thank Huckleberry_Finn_808
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Other than waiting a while for our food we had an excellent large plate meal here. My friends are vegetarians and they found all they could eat and I had the soft and crunchy tacos and they were great. I'm from Austin so I've had...More

Thank frankochief
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Huge portions good service and apparently killer margaritas. Place wa busy with locals so we figured it had to be good. Not disappointed.

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I remember when this Mexican restaurant opened in Hilo. It was a big deal as "exotic" dining was not an option in Hilo. Of course it was just an ordinary Mexican restaurant, but it did offer a different choice. Hasn't changed much, glad it's still...More

Thank Miriahm D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Kamehameha Ave, Ste A, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2949
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-961-2552
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