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Rosa's Cantina - CLOSED

Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
19 May 2015
“Rosa's Cantina is "Morte"”
24 Mar 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed 20 May 2015

Rosa's Cantina is NO MORE! The other Mexican restaurant, Habaneros is not much better. This is not the place for authentic, good Mexican food.

Thank hhinparadise
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

I wanted fish tacos so I ran into Rosas. The service was great and the chips were good but the beans were pastey and the rice Blah. The fish tacos left much to be desired. More peppers and onions than fish! I would not return.

Thank mamafly
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Who knew we would have some of the best escargot at a Mexican restaurant. Food is very flavorful. Prices are alittle steep but your paying for the location.The restaurant can be a bit confused as they have a bar area that's kind of out in...More

Thank stvn13
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We had just one meal here, so this review is based on just that- but- it was good! YOu have to "hunt" a bit to find Rosa's-- it is upstairs and we walked right past it the first time. The food was very good. Service...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Our meal was excellent. It is upstairs, and has a lovely view of the ocean. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank Donnahawker
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Greasy food. I had the beef burrito and it was loaded with grease! The Spanish rice is just "meh" along with their refried beans. The chips and fresh salsa are good. That's about all I can say. I can get this kind of food in...More

Thank ColoTraveler_10
Reviewed 22 January 2015

Craving a little mexican food island style. The blackened mahi mahi fish tacos were the best I have ever had. Ocean downtown Kona mainstreet view was great for people watching.

Thank Gwen C
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Came at happy hour, stayed for dinner. Service was poor. The bartender finally served us, and the servers looked flustered. The food was not anything special, we had the fish tacos and beef enchiladas. I would look around at some place else if you want...More

1  Thank tk4683
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Their little posters and signs that tell you about daiy deals at the bottom of their stairs are a total lie. I planned to visit them for their saturday special of $3 Heinekens all day and when I got there and sat down and asked...More

1  Thank Van589
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

Such great food and service. Great tasting fish tacos with today's mahi mahi catch. Convenient location in Kona. Ask for the "scratch" margarita!

Thank bentonts
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alii Drive, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: 808-326-1198
This is a new restuarant. I went there last week while on vacation...it was fabulous Mexican food...would like to share it with others.
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