Welcome to Monico's Taqueria! Monico's Taqueria is owned and operated by Monico and Kathleen offering authentic Mexican cuisine right here on Kauai. Dine inside, outside or get your food to go. We know that you will love our food. Stop by today and enjoy a wonderful Mexican dinner. Please browse through our entire menu listed below.
Monico's Taqueria has received the "Best of the Best" awards in 2011 and 2010 as "Best Mexican Restaurant" by MidWeek Kauai's Official People's Choice Awards.
Mexican Restaurants
808-822-4300
Dine In or To Go!
Lunch: 11am - 3pm
Dinner: 5pm - 9pm
Open Tuesday through Sunday
Closed Mondays
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Best of Kauia 2013
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Monico's Taqueria Menu

FISH TAQUITOS
Fresh Fish and cheese rolled in corn tortillas
then deep fried. Served with rice, beans,
guacamole and sour cream.


CHICKEN TAQUITOS
Corn tortillas filled with shredded chicken and
cheese then deep fried. Served with rice,
beans, sour cream & guacamole.


CHIMICHANGA
A rolled flour tortilla stuffed with your choice
of shredded chicken, steak or carnitas, that
is deep fried. Served with rice and beans,
guacamole and sour cream.


NACHOS
Fresh corn tortilla chips smothered with
cheese, beans and your choice of shredded
chicken, steak, carnitas or alpastor. Served
with sour cream, guacamole and pico de
gallo.


SEAFOOD NACHOS
Flour tortilla chips smothered with cheese,
beans, fish, scallops, shrimp, sour cream,
guacamole and pico de gallo.


VEGETARIAN NACHOS
Fresh corn tortilla chips smothered in
cheese, beans, fresh vegetables, sour
cream, guacamole and pico de gallo.


SEAFOOD BURRITO
Flour tortilla stuffed with fresh fish, scallops,
shrimp, sautéed mixed vegetables, rice,
beans covered with Monico's homemade
jalapeno crema (mild) and guacamole.


FISH BURRITO
Flour tortilla stuffed with fresh fish of the
day, rice and beans. Covered with Monico's
homemade jalapeno crema (mild) and gua-
camole.


BURRITO CON CARNE ASADA
Grande flour tortilla stuffed with chopped
steak, rice, beans and choice of Monico's
homemade green or red sauce with guaca-
mole.


BURRITO CON POLLO
Grande flour tortilla stuffed with shredded
chicken, rice, beans and choice of Monico's
homemade green or red sauce with guacamole
on top.


BURRITO AL PASTOR
Flour tortilla stuffed with rice, beans and
marinated pork, made the alpastor way.
Choice of Monico's green or red sauce with
guacamole on top.


CARNITAS BURRITO
Flour tortilla stuffed with rice, beans,
carnitas, choice of Monico's homemade
green or red sauce with guacamole on top.


VEGETARIAN BURRITO
Grande flour tortilla stuffed with sautéed
fresh vegetables, rice, beans, choice of
Monico's homemade green or red sauce with
guacamole on top. Vegan upon request.


ADULT BEAN AND CHEESE BURRITO
Flour tortilla filled with fresh beans, rice and
cheese. Choice of red or green sauce and
guacamole on top.


QUESADILLA
Flour tortilla filled with cheese and your
choice of chicken, steak, carnitas or al
pastor served with salsa fresca, guacamole,
sour cream, rice and beans.


VEGETARIAN QUESADILLA
Flour tortilla filled with cheese sautéed fresh
vegetables served with rice, beans, sour
cream, guacamole and salsa fresca.


GARLIC SHRIMP QUESADILLA
Flour tortilla filled with cheese and garlic
shrimp. Served with rice beans, sour cream,
guacamole and salsa fresca.


CHILE RELLENO
Genuine chile poblano stuffed with Monterey
cheese rolled in egg batter then deep fried.
Topped with ranchera sauce served with
rice, beans and tortilla.


PORK EN CHILE VERDE TRADICION
Fresh pieces of pork simmered in our
homemade tomatillo sauce. Served with rice,
beans and tortillas.


ENCHILADAS VERDE
Not just one but two chicken or cheese
enchiladas in tomatillo sauce, served with
rice, beans and sour cream.


CHICKEN MOLE ENCHILADAS
Two chicken enchiladas in a homemade mole
sauce, served with rice and beans.


SHRIMP ENCHILADAS
Two shrimp enchiladas in our homemade red
sauce served with rice and beans.


SEAFOOD ENCHILADAS
Two enchiladas stuffed with scallops, shrimp
and fresh fish in our red sauce, served with
rice and beans.


VEGETARIAN ENCHILADAS
Two enchiladas stuffed with sautéed mixed
vegetables in our red sauce, served with rice
and beans.


CAMARONES AL DIABLA
Shrimp sautéed in olive oil finished with a
chipotle sauce, served with rice, beans and
tortillas. (spicy)


CAMARONES AL MOJO DE AJO
Garlic shrimp plates served with rice, beans
and tortillas.


CARNITAS PLATES
Fresh piece of carnitas served with rice,
beans and tortillas.


CHICKEN FAJITAS
Sizzling chicken made with zucchini, bell
peppers, onions, tomatoes and house sea-
soning. Served with rice, beans and tortillas.


STEAK FAJITAS
Sizzling chopped steak made with zucchini,
bell peppers, onions, tomatoes and house
seasoning. Served with rice, beans and torti-
llas.


SEAFOOD FAJITAS
Sizziling scallops, shrimp, fresh fish sautéed
with bell peppers, onions and tomatoes.
Served with rice, beans and tortillas.


TOSTADAS DE POLLO
Two chicken tostadas with beans and the
makings of lettuce, guacamole, salsa fresca
topped of with fresh cheese.


FISH TOSTADAS
Two tostadas with fresh fish and beans and
the makings of lettuce, guacamole and salsa
fresca topped off with fresh cheese.


TACOS DORADOS
Two crispy tacos made with choice of
carnitas, steak or shredded chicken. Served
with guacamole, salsa fresca, shredded
cabbage, rice and beans.


FISH TACOS
Two soft shell tacos made with sautéed fresh
local catch of the day topped with salsa
fresca, shredded cabbage and our jalapeno
crema (mild) served with rice and beans.


TACO TACO
Two authentic soft shell tacos with choice of
shredded chicke, carne asada, carnitas or al
pastor topped with salsa fresca. Served with
rice and beans.


SEAFOOD TACO TACO
Two authentic soft shell tacos with fresh fish,
shrimp and scallops topped with salsa
fresca, shredded cabbage and our
homemade jalapeno crema (mild). Served
with rice and beans.


FISH FLAUTAS
Fresh fish and cheese rolled in a flour tortilla
then deep fried. Served with rice, beans,
sour cream and guacamole.


CHICKEN FLAUTAS
Flour tortillas filled with shredded chicken
and cheese then deep fried. Served with rice,
bean, sour cream and guacamole.


TORTAS
Fresh baked bread with beans, guacamole,
jalapenos, with your choice of carnitas, al
pastor, chicken or steak, served with papas
fritas (French fries)


PEPPER JACK BURGER
Grilled onions, tomatoes & lettuce.


LOCAL FISH SANDWICH
Grilled onions, tomatoes & lettuce.


BONELESS CHICKEN BREAST SANDWICH
Marinated in chipotle, grilled onions,
tomatoes & lettuce.


OPEN FACED SHRIMP QUESADILLA
Chipotle, spiced shrimp with diced tomatoes.


GARLIC SHRIMP SALAD
Kalani farm fresh greens, tomatoes, bell
peppers, cucumbers and garlic shrimp.
Choice of ranch, ceasar, balsamic vinegar or
lilikoi dressing. Also available virgin olive oil.


FISH SALAD
Kalani farm fresh greens, tomatoes, bell
peppers & cucumber. Choice of ranch, ceasar,
lilikoi, balsamic vinegar & virgin olive oil.


MONICO'S CHICKEN SALAD
Fresh greens, romaine lettuce, tomatoes,
cucumber, boneless chicken breast marinated
with spicy chipotle.