Kailua-Kona, HI

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Broke Da Mouth GrindzSee Broke Da Mouth Grindz Video ($$)
(2367 ratings)

74-5565 Luhia St Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 327-1113
4.5 out of 5
2367 ratings
serving Filipino, Hawaiian, American cuisine w/ a twist
Kanaka KavaSee Kanaka Kava Video ($$)
(451 ratings)

75-5803 Alii Dr Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(866) 327-1660
  • 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
451 ratings
kava bar & Hawaiian food; local favorite
Privateer's Cove Restaurant [CLOSED] ($$)
(219 ratings)

75-170 Hualalai Rd Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 430-5550
4.5 out of 5
219 ratings
[CLOSED]; pirate-themed restaurant w/ international menu; also a non-profit & community center; "Restaurant Donates 100% of its profit beyond operating expense to fully fund a free community center right here in the building! We believe the only way to improve the world is to take an active part in shaping that change" (from its website)
Foster's Kitchen ($$)
(1110 ratings)

75-5805 Ali'i Dr Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 326-1600
  • 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
1110 ratings
joint w/ island flair w/ a Southern attitude serving fresh flavors, local ingredients & menu items made from scratch
Island Lava Java Kona ($$)
(2769 ratings)

75-5801 Ali'i Dr Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 327-2161
  • 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
2769 ratings
since 1994; offering ocean-side dining, wonderful views of Kailua Bay, spectacular sunsets & always "service with Aloha"; Other Recipes: Tropical Salsa
Original Thai Cuisine ($$)
(460 ratings)

75-5629 Kuakini Hwy Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 329-3459
  • SSS Duck
    whole duck season boiled, then battered & deep-fried; topped w/ SSS (spicey, sweet, sour) sauce; "I would fly from CA just to come have this at least twice a year...fantastic!"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Thai Pork Larb Wrap
    pork larb (seasoned ground pork) wrapped in tortilla; served w/ side of peanut sauce & fries
4.0 out of 5
460 ratings
family owned & operated serving casual Thai restaurant in a cozy atmosphere
Umeke's Fishmarket Bar & Grill ($$)
(2459 ratings)

74-5563 Kaiwi St Map It!
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
(808) 238-0571
  • "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
2459 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   (7 restaurants)    

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