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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

American Restaurant
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“Great place to relax with your toes in the sand while enjoying happy hour and views!”
  • 88 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Huggos is a local favorite and a place our visitors love to dine and have a few cocktails while enjoying some live local music and a beautiful ocean front view. Best time is of course sunset.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Beach Bar
“The ideal destination for your worry-free dream Hawaii Island dining experience. With breathtaking ocean views, Lava Lava Beach club is the place for island inspired cuisine, creative cocktails and toes in the sand ambiance. Recommend for lunch, dinner, and cocktails on the beach.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Café
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“Island Lava Java is an excellent choice for waterfront dining and coffee. Their happy hour consists of drink specials and pupu (appetizers) specials! Their lilikoi (passion fruit) cocktails are especially tasty!”
  • 75 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Grab the large sampler platter and enjoy all the favorites with your group!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Jackie Rey's is a fantastic spot for some foodie dishes served up with spotless presentation. Their mashed purple sweet potatoes are my favorite. They also have a great happy hour!”
  • 56 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“WOW! The views are unbeatable for your breakfast and coffee (unless your eating breakfast on our balcony)! There is limited parking and they are always packed so be ready for a wait but its worth it!”
  • 57 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“It will blow your poke mind... they do lunch and run out of the best stuff early”
  • 36 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“I teach yoga here Monday and Tuesday mornings at 8:30 but there are classes Monday thru Friday and the view is amazing (so Is the food ) ”
  • 51 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Magical night time setting for this restaurant situated in Holualoa. Call to make sure they will be open and make reservations.”
  • 52 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Splasher's Grill is a family friendly restaurant that offers diners breathtaking views of Kailua Kona Bay and a delicious, affordable menu. Recommend for breakfast and lunch.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Hawaiian Restaurant
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“Hawaiian Heritage Cuisine. Fresh, locally-grown vegetables and fruits, Big Island cattle and out-of-this-world fresh seafood combine in Sam’s creative dishes.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Bar
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“Like football? This is a great spot to start your day with a mimosa or bloody mary while catching your favorite team on one of the many t.v.s! The view of the bay is an excellent backdrop to the games!”
  • 30 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“A classic spot for happy hour and some fine dining! Their Mai Tai's will get you nice and relaxed!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“My favorite restaurant for fine dining in Kona. The waitstaff is always knowledgeable and friendly, food is always amazing and the views are incredible. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Nightly live jazz and music makes this spot a must do! Upstairs and by the water, it's a great place to unwind from your adventures!”
  • 29 locals recommend