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Monicos Taqueria

4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Apt D, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
+1 808-822-4300
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (139 reviews)
“burrito” (71 reviews)
“mole” (17 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Apt D, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
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1 - 10 of 778 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Authentic Mexican Cuisine well presented and tastes great. It has become one of a very few wonderful restaurants that we eat at. A very hard working family run business. They have all the normal Mexican fare and on the menu they have also Vegan and...More

Thank Kauaivel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food. Well worth the trip. Good variety. Staff is very good & friendly. Prices reasonable.Only negatives are that the air conditioning inside is on the cold side & sitting outside can be noisy as it's next to a main road, but the food made...More

Thank jackieszabo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here were super friendly and welcoming, the food was good and pretty reasonably priced, and the place was packed with people enjoying a nice night out. We would certainly recommend if you want dinner and drinks with friends!

Thank petey3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is awesome! We love good Mexican food, and this place delivers! We tried a good variety over the 5 times we visited and all were delicious! Our five year old even went and told the chefs how fantastic the food was- and he...More

Thank Allcontinentstrvlr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is truly a gem! Always our first stop and this trip was no exception! Tired after an 18 hour day getting here we had a few hours to kill before we could check in to our condo so we went straight here. The...More

1  Thank Brian N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a HUGE Mexican food fan so we were happy to find this place. The service was excellent and the food came nice and quick. I had the burrito and my hubby had the enchiladas. They were both quite filling and pretty flavourful. Not...More

1  Thank Candiantravelfan22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here before on other trips to Kauai. We opted for the chicken enchiladas With mole sauce. First the mole was great. The rice and beans were terrific. But, a enchilada is " not" a soft taco With chicken inside and sauce on top....More

Thank MarshallGulch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were trying to go to a different place for lunch, but found out it wasn’t open. We looked at a nearby shopping area for a restaurant and stumbled upon Monico’s Taqueria. I’m so glad we did! It was delicious, fast, and...More

Thank Betsy H
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Dined here for dinner. Go to Mariachis if you want an authentic mexican meal. It was $26 for seafood fajitas, a small scoop of rice and small container of beans. They also don't do dessert.

1  Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We enjoyed eating dinner at this restaurant. Fast, friendly service with a smile was appreciated. The food was very good.

Thank charlesf109
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17 October 2017|
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Response from IloveMonico | Property representative |
We're still open! We are closed all day Mondays and in between 3-5 . Lunch is 11 am 3pm and Dinner is 5pm-9pm. We are a small family run Restaurantand Occasionally take a Family day(Not very Often). Thank you for your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:15 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:15 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:15 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:15 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:15 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Apt D, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-4300
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