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Kailua-Kona, HI

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Kanaka Kava: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Kanaka KavaSee Kanaka Kava Video ($$)
(266 ratings)

75-5803 Alii Dr Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(866) 327-1660
kanakakava.com
  • Hawaiian Ahi Poke
    authentic Hawaiian style; looks good
  • Pupu Platter
    sampler platter of Kalua pork, purple sweet potatoes, poke, poi, & their signature item squid luau (taro leaves w/ octopus, coconut milk, sweetener); looks good
4.5 out of 5
266 ratings
kava bar & Hawaiian food; local favorite
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  • Citrus Avocado Poke
    poke (seasoned raw tuna cubes), topped w/ avocado salsa, sesame citrus oil on fried wonton shell; looks good
  • Stuffed Chicken
    lightly dusted chicken breast stuffed w/ three cheese blend, rosemary & prosciutto; pan seared & finished w/ Kona coffee "Red Eye" gravy; served w/ mashed potatoes & fresh seasonal sauteed veggies; available for dinner only
4.0 out of 5
316 ratings
joint w/ island flair w/ a Southern attitude serving fresh flavors, local ingredients & menu items made from scratch
3
  • Big Island Pizza
    thin crust individual-sized pizza w/ slow roasted kalua pork, mozzarella, fresh pineapple, Hawaiian sweet chili sauce
  • Guava BBQ Ribs
    baby back pork ribs, house guava-lilikoi BBQ sauce, grilled pineapple slaw & brown rice or house-cut french fries; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1618 ratings
since 1994; offering ocean-side dining, wonderful views of Kailua Bay, spectacular sunsets & always "service with Aloha"; Other Recipes: Tropical Salsa
4
  • "The Heartbreaker"
    lau lau (Tender pork & Hawaiian salt wrapped in taro leaves & steamed for 5-6 hrs) that is dredged & deep-fried; served on fried rice & topped w/ gravy (usually topped w/ poached egg); "this is like next level lau lau" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Kanaka Poke Bowl
    kanaka (traditional Hawaiian poke) w/ white rice & 1 side dish of your choice: macaroni salad, sesame garlic edamame, ho'io salad, kimchee cucumber, lomi lomi salmon, spicy crab salad, or crab broccoli salad (Guy got the mac salad side); looks good
4.0 out of 5
555 ratings
eating establishment where majority of menu items are designed to be served in bowls; "UMEKE" is the Hawaiian word for "bowl"
Kailua-Kona, HI   (4 restaurants)    

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