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La Cucaracha Mexican Bar & Grill

2446 Koa Ave, diagonally across from Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3243
+1 808-924-3366
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible26%
3 weeks ago
29 Aug 2017
“Mexican without spice”
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2446 Koa Ave, diagonally across from Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3243
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good mexican food and beer but expect to pay hawaii prices for everything. More than twice the usual cost for a typical mexican restaurant in my town. Great service though.

Thank Clint M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for tea Tuesday night. We had a lovely waitress who couldn't do enough for us but the food was very disappointing 😝. Jalapenos breaded and cheese filled were mildly ok without the thick coating of crumbs. I make them myself stuffing the...More

Thank melstevo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside was very appealing and we were hungry for Mexican. We should have known better than to chose Mexican in Hawaii. Oh well, live and learn. We ordered a quesadilla with proprietary and our friends ordered a fajita plate. The quesadilla with sour cream...More

Thank gloria w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I wish we would have gone somewhere else but somewhat we ended up here before doing the research. Hefty prices, very average food and pre-billed service charge with the option to give additional tip... was the first and only time while being in Hawai when...More

Thank Markus_Ldn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Please don't go to this place! Our waitress was horrible! Added a service charge of 17.95 to our check we were only a party of four! Should have been 2 checks but she couldn't even do that right! The food was mediocre at best! Nice...More

Thank Anniegrams
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This would have to be the worst customer service we experienced on our recent 2 week vacatian in Hawaii. Our waitress was extremely rude & was not at all welcoming. The food wasn't that great either, bland & overpriced for what it was. Do yourself...More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Lacking the spirit of Mexican food , expensive , average food, horrible Pepsi and charged extras for everything k

Thank vimmes
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We tried la Cucaracha Mexican food . Food was SO TERRIBLE. There was no flavour in the food and menu was very expensive. And top this they will charge service charge 15% for Party of 4 and expect you pay tip on top of everything....More

Thank A Karim B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Service was prompt and acceptable. Price somewhat more than warranted. The food would have been well improved by the addition of a bit, even a hint, of chili. We even tried their "signature tacos" and they were missing spice altogether.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The food was terrible, beans and meat were very salty that we were not able to eat any of it. Just paid and walked out. Wouldn't recommend this place if you are looking for Mexican food. The price of the meal is high for the...More

1  Thank hymehill
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2446 Koa Ave, diagonally across from Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-3243
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
  • Neighbourhood: Waikiki
  • Phone Number: +1 808-924-3366
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