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Kona Grill - Denver

#415 of 2,574 Restaurants in Denver
$$ - $$$, Sushi,
3000 E 1st Ave, Ste. #184, Denver, CO 80206-5638
+1 720-974-1300
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi rolls” (10 reviews)
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Bar, Sushi, Contemporary, American, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3000 E 1st Ave, Ste. #184, Denver, CO 80206-5638
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Kona Grill is a nice place to eat with access from the street with valet parking or access from Cherry Creek mall. Nice large place with great atmosphere. We sat at the bar and had appetizers and sushi with drinks. Food was very good and...More

Thank Kris D
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Kona Grill is the best place for happy hour...especially on Wednesday when it is half price on bottler of wine!!!

Thank bscavuzzo
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Of course when it comes to food, you have to be your OWN critic because we all have different preferences!!! Back story: Date night for the wife and I so we start out at the bar to get some happy hour drinks where Ethan (our...More

Thank Diz007
Paul M, Manager at Kona Grill - Denver, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016

Thank you so much for all the kind words about our restaurant. We appreciate that you took the time out of your day to write such a nice review. The next time you come in I'd love to buy you an appetizer; Please just ask...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016

The food is so so, but it is a restaurant in the Cherry Creek mall so it makes it super easy to grab a quick bite and keep shopping. I ordered the soft shell crab sushi and the crab was cooked in some dark sauce...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I've been here many times in the past but caught up with an old friend last night. We did our usual, sushi rolls and a saki bomb. The food is good and the setting is nice. Sit outside if you can. My wife had a...More

Thank Lucas S
Paul M, General Manager at Kona Grill - Denver, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Good Morning, I'm reaching out to thank you for writing such a nice review. Also, I want to amend for your wife's watered down Mojito. Please come in with your wife so we can make the perfect mojito and earn your trust. Have a great...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Food is very average at this restaurant. I have been twice and even though the menu and the food they're offering looks good, the final product just doesn't deliver. I don't know if it's the ingredients, or lack of know how on how to implement...More

Thank SkyLineExpress
Paul M, General Manager at Kona Grill - Denver, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time out your busy day to offer us some valuable feedback. Comments like yours are what help us to improve as we move forward. I apologize that haven't found anything on the menu that really delivered for you....More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

Go elsewhere for food. Chose a chef's entree - a spicy tuna sashimi with cucumber salad. Well, the cucumber salad was about two bites and the six compact (meaning small) slices of spicy tuna was nothing to brag about. How can any restaurant serve such...More

Thank Tag1990Ken
Paul M, General Manager at Kona Grill - Denver, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2016

Good Morning, I'm reaching out to thank you for taking the time to write a review of our restaurant. I apologize that we didn't guide you to the right food option. I'm confident that we can find something on the menu that you'll enjoy. I...More

Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Date night went great up until kona grill.. $30 over cooked filet sat on the edge of the table for 10 min as a manager walked by it twice, sat a table away from the employee social dining table, and we received our first water...More

Thank Jthlampert
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Was excited arriving at the Kona Grill for lunch with the family. We were greeted and taken to a booth table right away. Very nice waiter came immediately to provide menus and welcome us. Many great choices for lunch so easy decisions for the family....More

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Came across this restaurant while shopping at Cherry Creek mall. It was a refreshing surprise. Their menu is Asian fusion. I recommend the snowfish dish that comes with ratatouille and fried rice. Although there's a full bar, but it is also family friendly. The atmosphere...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3000 E 1st Ave, Ste. #184, Denver, CO 80206-5638
    (1st Ave & Fillmore St)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver>  > Cherry Creek
  • Neighbourhood: Cherry Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 720-974-1300
Kona Grill was built on Exceptional Experiences and meals that create memories. Our global menu features contemporary American favorites, award-winning sushi, and specialty cocktails — all made from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. While the places that inspire our cuisine may be far away, a welcoming place that offers inspiring food, ultimate hospitality, and diverse choices is right around the corner.
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