• KONA - KEAUHOU
    • Boston Basil's:  Italian/Pacific Rim.  When you are in the mood for fine Italian dining, stop by Boston Basil's in downtown Kona, a full service Italian restaurant.  11:00am - 9:15pm Daily
      (808) 326-7836  www.bostonbasils.com
    • Bite Me Fish Market & Bar:  Seafood.  Kailua-Kona's soon to be "not so secret" get-away. Go by for a bite and watch the fish get weighed in daily.  6:00am - 9:00pm Daily
      (808) 327-3474  www.bitemefishmarket.com
    • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.:  Seafood.  11:00am -10:00 pm Daily
      (808) 331-8442  www.bubbagump.com/locations/kona
    • The Fish Hopper Seafood & Steaks:  Steak & Seafood.  Experience the beauty of the Pacific Ocean at The Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks, overlooking Kailua Bay on the Big Island Hawaii. Enjoy fresh seafood from Hawaii and fresh seafood flown in weekly from California, plus their signature: Bucket of Fire and Volcano flaming drinks, all within walking distance to shops and historic sites.  7:30am - 9:30pm Daily
      (808) 326-2002  www.fishhopper.com/kona/index.htm  Open Table: www.opentable.com/fish-hopper-kailua-kona
    • Harbor House Bar & Grill:  Seafood.  Located at Honokohau Boat Harbor. Featuring hamburgers, fresh fish, and sandwiches. Known for "the coldest schooners" on island. If you're there around 4:00 p.m. you can see fishing charters come and weigh their catches of the day. Open till 7:00 p.m.
      (808) 326-4166
    • Huggo's:  Steak & Seafood.  Good food with a great view! Ask for a table at the water's edge or on the patio.
      (808) 329-1493  www.huggos.com
    • Island Lava Java Bistro:  Coffee Bar/Bistro.  Kona's #1 Coffee House and Restaurant. Voted the "Best Breakfast in Kona" by the readers of the West Hawaii Today. Freshly baked house made breads and desserts.  6:30am - 9:30pm Daily
      (808) 327-2161  www.islandlavajava.com  Open Table: www.opentable.com/island-lava-java-bistro
    • Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill:  Continental/Hawaiian.  A very pleasant place, with good, fresh food! Located in the Pottery Terrace on Kuakini Hwy. The owner graduated from the Culinary Institute of America, and the chef was at the Four Seasons for 9 years before working here. The fresh catch preparations are very good, the short ribs and salads with fresh fish are wonderful, too, but they offer a wide selection of foods to choose from. The menu changes often, and is a treat! Lunch 11:00am. - 2:00p.m, Monday thru Friday; Happy Hour with 1/2 price pupus from 3:00 - 5:00pm. Dinner 5:00 - 9:00 pm 7 nights a week. Reservations recommended for dinner.
      (808) 327-0209  www.jackiereys.com
    • Kenichi Pacific:  Sushi/Japanese.  Located in Keauhou Shopping Center, this small "Sushi & Fusion Cuisine" restaurant has top-notch food. Add friendly and attentive service and a classy decor, and you have one of the best places to eat in town. Open for lunch Tues. thru Fri., from 11:30am-1:30pm and dinner from 5-9:30pm, 7 nights a week. Outdoor seating is available. The restaurant has recently expanded into the space vacated next to them and created The Lounge at Kenichi, which is open from 5-10pm. Mon-Fri. From 4-6pm its Happy Hour, with 1/2 price house sake, $2.75 domestic beer and free pupus. For dining reservations.
      (808) 322-6400  www.kenichihawaii.com  Open Table: www.opentable.com/kenichi-pacific
    • Kona Brewing Company:  Pizza/Pupus & Micro Brewery.  Not by the ocean, but a great choice for gourmet pizza and homemade brew. The menu offers sandwiches, calzones, and delicious, crispy-crusted pizzas. One of the specials offered is always a slice of pizza and a side salad, for when you're in the mood for a lighter meal. Deluxe root beer and sodas are available, as well. Ask about "special brews". Live music on Sundays from 5-8pm.  11:00am - 9:00pm Sun-Thu; 11:00am - 10:00pm Fri-Sat
      (808)334-2739  www.konabrewingco.com/our-pubs/kona-brewery-and-pub
    • Kona Inn:  Steak & Seafood.  This is a good place to take visitors right from the airport for a beautiful ocean side lunch or dinner. The antique ceiling fans over the large open dining area are very unique at this historic site. (They are hooked together and run by a cable system.)  5:00pm - 9:00pm Daily 
      (808) 329-4455  www.windandsearestaurants.com/konainn/home.htm
    • La Bourgogne:  French.  With just ten tables, it is tiny, which only enhances its French country-style, classic, private and romantic atmosphere. Other offerings include classic onion soup, fresh catch of the day (market price), and osso buco, a former special added to the menu by popular demand. Call for reservations.  6:00pm - 10:00pm Closed Sun - Mon
      (808) 329-6711
    • Original Thai:  Thai.  Traditional ingredients provide authentic flavors for Original Thai’s curries, pad thai, and other native Thai recipes. They also guarantee quality for Original Thai’s creative new dishes.  10:30am - 3:00pm and 5:00pm - 9:00pm Tues-Fri.  12:00pm-9:00pm Sat-Sun.  Closed Monday.
      (808) 329-3459  www.otckona.net/wordpress
    • Outback Steakhouse:  Steak/American.  4:30pm - 10:00pm Daily
      (808) 326-2555  www.outback.com/restaurant/locations/HI/Kailua-Kona/Coconut-Grove-Market-Place/index.aspx
    • Quinn’s Almost By The Sea:  Seafood.  Great fresh fish, fish & chips, sandwiches, salads and entrees.  11:00am - 10:45 pm Daily
      (808) 329-3822 
    • Sushi Shiono:  Sushi/Japanese.  Excellent sushi and Japanese cuisine.  One of the best sushi restaurants on the Big Island.  Fresh fish from all over the world, including lots of local Kona fish expertly prepared.  Great for families and couples.  11:30am - 9:30pm Daily
      (808) 326-1696  www.sushishiono.com
  • FOUR SEASONS/HUALALAI
    • Beach Tree:  California/Italian.  Trellised seating allows for al fresco dining, and outdoor lounge spaces set the stage for the perfect beachfront cocktail. Chef de Cuisine Nick Mastrascusa – formerly of 57 restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel New York – oversees a menu featuring California cuisine with Italian influences.  Lunch: 11:30am - 3:00pm Daily.  Limited lunch menu: 3:00pm - 5:30pm.  Dinner: 5:30pm - 8:30pm Nightly
      (808) 325-8000  www.fourseasons.com/hualalai/dining/beach_tree/
    • Hualalai Grille:  Pacific Rim.  Chefs transform fresh local ingredients into delectable dishes for the sports enthusiast and for families looking for casual dining.  Cocktails/bar menu and dinner: 3:00pm - 8:30pm Nightly
      (808) 325-8000  www.fourseasons.com/hualalai/dining/hualalai_grille/
    • Pahu i'a:  Pacific Rim.  The finest international and Pacific Fusion cuisine in a relaxed, elegant oceanfront setting. The new Lava Lounge offers live music Monday - Saturday.   A la carte breakfast: 6:30am –11:30am Daily.  Buffett breakfast: 7:00am – 10:30am Daily.  Dinner: 5:30 - 8:30pm Sun-Fri.  Surf, Sand & Stars BBQ: Saturday 5:30 - 8:00pm.
      (808) 325-8000  www.fourseasons.com/hualalai/dining/pahu_i_a/
  • HILTON WAIKOLOA VILLAGE
    • Imari:  Japanese/Teppanyaki & Sushi Bar.  Experience Imari... where the art of Japanese cooking is demonstrated in a variety of styles: Teppanyaki, where chefs expertly prepare your meal before you, Shabu-Shabu, a traditional Japanese dining experience served tableside, or enjoy avariety of fresh Japanese Sushi delicacies.  Call for Openings & Times
      (808) 886-1234 ext. 54  www.hiltonwaikoloavillage.com/dining/imari.cfm
    • Kamuela Provision Company:  Pacific Rim.  A breathtaking view provides the perfect atmosphere for dinner at this popular restaurant, offering creative island cuisine featuring fresh, locally grown ingredients as well as fresh fish, shellfish and steak entrees, served at the Kohala Coast's most dramatic setting overlooking the blue Pacific.  5:30pm – 9:300pm Nightly
      (808) 886-1234 ext. 54  www.hiltonwaikoloavillage.com/dining/kamuela_provision_company.cfm
    • Kirin Chinese Restaurant:  Chinese.  11:00am - 11:00pm Nightly
      (808) 886-1234 ext. 54  www.hiltonwaikoloavillage.com/dining/kirin_chinese_restaurant.cfm
  • KINGS' SHOPS & THE WAIKOLOA BEACH RESORT
    • Buzz's Sand Trap:  Steak & Seafood.  Welcome to casual fine dining.  Enjoy a Buzz's tradition of the salad bar wit6h a kiawe wood charcoal grilled steak in a serene, garden setting on the edge of the Beach golf course. Relax with the glorious Mauna Loa views while keeping cool in this fully air conditioned restaurant.  5:30pm - 9:00pm Nightly
      (808) 886-8797  www.buzzssandtrap.com
    • Merriman’s Market Café:  Mediterranean/Hawaiian Regional.  Merriman's servies the freshest local ingredients paired with the finest wines.  From the Wock-charred Ahi to Peter's Organic Caesar salad, the chefs and local farmers bring you the unique flavors of Hawaii.  Lunch: 11:30am - 3:30pm Daily.  Happy Hour: 3:30pm - 5:30pm Daily.  Dinner: 5:30pm - 9:00pm Daily.  Light Fare & Bar: 9:00pm - 9:30pm Daily.
      (808) 886-1700  www.merrimanshawaii.com/market_cafe.htm
    • Roy's Waikoloa Bar & Grill:  Pacific Rim.  Stupendous views the Big Island's volcanoes and lava fields. Roy Yamaguchi inventive award winning Pan-Asian cuisine is highly recommend by all.  5:30pm - 9:30pm Nightly
      (808) 886-4321  www.roysrestaurant.com/cuisine/
  • MAUNA LANI RESORT
    • Tommy Bahama's Tropical Cafe - Imagine the perfect escape where the only criteria are good food and drink in a relaxed, carefree environment.
      (808) 881-8686
      www.tommybahama.com
    • Dara's Authentic Thai Cuisine - Dara's Authentic Thai Cuisine offers exceptional and authentic Thai cuisine in a setting reminiscent of Thailand . The Thai recipes have been passed down through several generations of Dara's family. We also grow the majority of spices, three types of mint, three different chili peppers, lemon grass, Chinese parsley, papayas, limes, garlic, ginger, and other various vegetables and produce.
      (808) 885-1918
    • Mauna Lani Bay Hotel - Features the ocean front Canoe House, a weekend seafood buffet and Sunday brunch.
      Call for reservation (808) 885-6622
    • Bay Terrace - American Regional Cuisine Seafood Buffet on Friday and Saturday Nights, Sunday Brunch.
      Mauna Lani Bay Hotel (808) 885-6622
    • Canoe House - Pacific Rim Cuisine - Oceanfront Dining.
      Mauna Lani Bay Hotel (808) 885-6622
    • Gallery - Located at the Francis H. I'i Brown Golf Course Clubhouse, the open-air Gallery Restaurant overlooks the resort's spectacular golf courses and ocean beyond. The menu features superb American Regional Cuisine with distinctive Mediterranean twists. The menu features fresh fish favorites, creative pastas, and mouthwatering desserts. The Gallery Restaurant is open for dinner Tuesday - Saturday and open daily for lunch. Knickers Bar and Lounge is open daily for pupus and cocktails.
      Mauna Lani Bay Hotel (808) 885-6622
    • Honu Bar - Sophisticated Kohala Coast Nightspot
      Mauna Lani Bay Hotel (808) 885-6622
    • Ocean Grill - For a relaxed, oceanfront setting, there is no place better. The Ocean Grill offers a casual lunch menu, sunset cocktails and now light dinners, poolside. A relaxed, kids-friendly atmosphere, with the same spectacular ocean views made famous by the Canoe House restaurant.
      Mauna Lani Bay Hotel (808) 885-6622
    • The Fairmont Orchid at Mauna Lani - The Grill - upscale grilled fare, Brown's Beach House - Hawaii regional, California twist, The Orchid Court- family dining, four lounges.
      (808) 885-2000
    • Brown's Beach House Good value lunch. On the beach, so great views. Romantic evening dining if not too windy.
      The Fairmont Orchid (808) 885-2000
  • MAUNA KEA RESORT
    • Mauna Kea Beach Hotel - Offers 5 outlets from casual to the Batik's fine dining. Closed pending renovation.
      (808) 822-5801
      •  Manta & Pavilion Wine Bar - Overlooking Kauna'oa Bay, guests experience the perfect way to begin their day. For breakfast, order from an extensive a la carte menu or choose from a lavish buffet selection. The dinner menu offers fine American and Pacific Island cuisine. On Friday nights, a special "China Moon" buffet is featured complete with an authentic and greatly entertaining Lion Dance. Don't forget to visit with the Manta Rays after dinner. Dress: Casual Resort Attire (AM) Evening Resort Wear (PM)
      •  Hau Tree - Salads, sandwiches, sushi and sweets are the fare of the Hau Tree beachside restaurant. The Gazebo Bar is the perfect spot to meditate on the nation's "Best Beach" and sample a "Fredrico" or two as the sun sets in the West.
      • 19th Hole - The Mauna Kea Golf Clubhouse has an eclectic menu of Asian noodle dishes, Philly Steak, Club, Mahimahi or "Wrap" sandwiches and even old-fashioned sundaes for the golfer and non-golfer alike. Dress: Casual Resort Attire
      • Clambake - Dive into the best seafood buffet on the Kohala Coast, featuring all the Keahole Maine lobster, sashimi, shrimp, crab, oysters, mussels and clams you can eat, plus Prime Ribs of Beef and a lavish dessert bar. Located at the Hau Tree, on the beach at Kauna'oa Bay. Dress: Casual Resort Attire. Saturday night only.
      • Lu'au - Witness the opening of the imu pit as the pig is is unearthed from its underground oven. Savour a feast of traditional and regional Hawaiian foods, while Kumu Hula Nani Lim and her award-winning hula troupe enchant you with their authentic renditions of ancient and modern Hawaiian songs and dances.
      • The Copper Terrace - A Mauna Kea tradition - In the day, relax here and enjoy spectacular ocean views of Kauna'oa Bay and the Kohala coastline. Near day's end, return here to sip on Mai Tais before dinner as you watch the glorious sunset and be lulled by the soothing sounds of the Hawaiian Blend trio. Dress: Casual Resort Attire.
  • CENTRAL KOHALA
    • HAPUNA BEACH PRINCE HOTEL
      offers 6 outlets from casual to Japanese and American, seafood.
      (808) 880-1111
      • Ocean Terrace
        A casual open-air restaurant open for breakfast offers one of the nicest, most thoughtful mixes of healthy, creative items along with familiar favorites. Featuring a daily breakfast buffet and an extensive a la carte menu.
      • Coast Grille
        The hotel's signature restaurant features an Oyster Bar and the freshest Pacific Rim cuisine in anindoor or outdoor setting. A specialty is New England lobster, raised in cold pure deep- ocean waters at an aquaculture facility just down the road.
      • Arnie's
        Light spa luncheons and hearty American fare are served at Arnie's Restaurant in the clubhouse.
      • Beach Bar
        A snack bar by the pool featuring lunch and earlyafternoon snacks. At sunset, guests enjoy their favorite cocktail while watching the sun slip into the horizon.
      • Reef Lounge
        Spectacular ocean views of the Hapuna Beach and the Kohala coastline from the centrally located lounge. Another great spot to watch the sunset, enjoy tropical drinks to the sounds of nightly musical entertainment.
  • NORTH KOHALA
    • Daniel Thiebaut Restaurant - Serves French Asian cuisine every night of the week. Five separate dining rooms allow for private parties, dinner functions and meetings.
      Reservations (808) 887-2200
      Website www.danielthiebaut.com
    • Merriman's Restaurant - Perhaps the finest Pacific Rim Cuisine on the islands. Dinners are inventive, delicious and more expensive. Good wine selection. Great service.
      Reservations (808) 885-6822
    • Cafe Pesto - Award winning, creative, island food. "Hawaii Top Restaurants - Zagats wonderful" - Food & Wine Magazine.
      S. Kohala. (808) 882-1071
      Website www.cafepesto.com
    • Bamboo - Old Hawaii at its best. Fresh island style cuisine, lunch, dinner, live music & aloha.
      (808) 889-5555
  • LUAUS
    • The Fairmont Orchid Resort In Hawaii at (808) 885-2000
      Hilton Waikoloa Village Hotel at (808) 886-1234
      Kona Village Resort at (808) 325-5555
      Mauna Kea Beach Hotel at (808) 882-7222 x160

 

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