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Ba-Le Kona Sandwich & Vietnamese Food

Palaini Rd., Kona Coast Shopping Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
+1 808-327-1212
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapioca” (10 reviews)
“banh mi” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Palaini Rd., Kona Coast Shopping Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

not at all impressed with its presentation and taste (eventhough it was $6 higher than what i usually paid for my pho but it's not fair to critic on this because i didn't visit any other similar restaurant in the area). Ordered shedded chicken pho...oh...More

Thank lansung
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I love to grab a quick sandwich at this little spot near the KTA. Time and time again I find myself ordering the spicy lemongrass chicken sandwich. The flavor medley with the highlights of the pickled dikon on the toasted french roll can't be beat!...More

Thank AlohaHawaii808
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Stopped by here to get some chicken soup for DH when he had the flu in Hawaii. I was originally looking for pho, but then I saw Chicken Saimin, so went with that. Since he was feeling puny, I was happy that they offered a...More

Thank galleygirlBoston
Reviewed 31 January 2018

It is not an authentic Vietnamese food. The sweet desert, $3.50, were blank and the bread were stale. Compared to other restaurants in the same area, it is over price and looks dirty.

Thank scouthonorSanDiego
Reviewed 25 November 2017

If you are looking for good food at a reasonable price this is a good place to visit.....it is a little difficult to see the location ......but.......when you drive into the shopping center go LEFT it is NEXT TO KTA......not fancy but friendly and fast...More

Thank norman m
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Ba-Le is our go-to place for a quick meal, we love the spicy lemongrass chicken sandwich on a french roll. They bake hteyre own bread and the croissants and the baguettes are fresh and of a super high level of quality. This place is a...More

Thank atwood2017
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Whenever we want soup for dinner, this is our destination. They have great Pha and Pho. Definitely a locals choice.

Thank Dann L
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

While we were in Kona we got takeout here twice since I was in love with the lemongrass tofu sandwich. When I first unwrapped it, I thought whoa that's a ton of onion, but it was a great pickled vegetable instead! The bread was also...More

Thank BobsyW
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Due to its location close to the Kona International Airport, I've dropped by several times on my way in and out for business. Food is tasty and service is quick for the price point. They have a variety of Vietnamese sandwiches, spring rolls, egg rolls,...More

Thank truffles808
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I first had the Ba Le Chicken sandwich on a croissant a few years back in Maui. I loved it so much, that I ate four of them in just a week's visit. To my surprise, while visiting the big island, I saw Ba Le...More

Thank Staffing_Man
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palaini Rd., Kona Coast Shopping Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-327-1212
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