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Dessert & drinks

We stopped by on our way back to our room (Royal Kona) for some desserts and drinks. Being known... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Harlingen, Texas
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Great bar to chill out

This bar offers awesome cocktails and has excellent and very friendly service . Besides the Mai... read more

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Arun N
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75-5852 Alii Dr, Royal Kona Resort, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
+1 808-329-3111
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I go to Don's every month to see Henry Kapono perform. It's always crowded because he has a big following. Last night I waited an hour and a half before I asked a waitress if she could take my order, and she was RUDE about...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bar offers awesome cocktails and has excellent and very friendly service . Besides the Mai Tais which are legendary do try out the Pina Colada, Lava Flow and other great cocktails on offer . The bar is located right on the waterfront and one...More

Thank Arun N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My buddy and I came here for happy hour during the last week of August 2018. The $6 Mai Tai's were tasty, I had 2. My friend had a Mai Tai and a $6 Pina Colada which he liked better - cool and creamy. Non...More

Thank motoman206
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great views of ocean; but service and staff suck! We had the coconut prawns were dee-lishhhh; come to find out they com from Don the BeachComber ... drinks on the other hand HORRIBLE! Super watered down and the staff are rude and not friendly! Their...More

Thank Dora K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here once during our honeymoon last week, and drank at the bar several times, as we were staying at the hotel. We didn't interact too much with the wait staff, as the bar was ALWAYS busy, but had a few...More

Thank RPierce0891
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don’s Mai Tai bar at the Royal Kona Resort is fabulous! The staff is very friendly, the food is great, and the Mai Tais are unsurpassed! Whenever we are in Kona, we always make sure we stop at Don’s.

Thank Roger E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading the reviews, I wanted to go and try their drinks. It wasn't really busy when we were there, so we were able to get a table right on the water and enjoyed the sunset with our drinks. Great drinks and appetizers. I would...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Great sunset views. We shared the mahi-mahi sandwich and the Hawaiian dip. great tasting. And the Pina colada's were good as well.

Thank Edward k
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We went there for dinner. It was insanely delicious, the staff was very friendly and helpful and the Mai Tais unbeatable in price. The location is great, you sit directly at the sea. Absolutely recommendable!

Thank Stefan G
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by on our way back to our room (Royal Kona) for some desserts and drinks. Being known for their Mai Tai’s, we both had the classic and got just what we needed. The selection of Mai Tai’s is huge, not to mention other...More

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Anthony P
May 12, 2015|
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Response from Al B | Reviewed this property |
Bar closes early. Laverne's restaurant (across the street) is open late.
Shell m
January 14, 2015|
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Response from Susan D | Reviewed this property |
There were several people sitting solo at this bar. I found the bartenders to be very nice & friendly. A great place to watch the sunset & relax.