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Lava Lava Beach Club

69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-769-5282
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We come to Lava Lava every year, because of the great views for sunsets. In the past, food was great and so was the service. We went on Saturday night and that wasn't the case. They no longer take reservations, but you can do call...More

Thank Martha777lv
Reviewed yesterday

Me and my wife went there while strolling along the beach from Hilton Waikoloa. This bar is rather hidden but offers sensational views and great cocktails. Most cocktails are on the sweet side but they are quite innovative and adventurous! Food is ok, we just...More

Thank The_Chiappone
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I recently visited Lava Lava Beach Club for dinner. The atmosphere, food and service was awesome! We waited about 45 minutes on a Friday night to be seated but the live music, views and games kept us busy. The Tipsy Tots were...More

Thank tiabowry
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Two visits, once at lunchtime and once at dinner. The location of this place is amazing and beautiful and breathtaking. The sunset is gorgeous and the ambience is fantastic. However, our two visits were very different from one another. Our lunchtime visit was fun, and...More

Thank Stefpayne
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Don't be misled by the name. Lava Lava Beach Club Restaurant is open to the public beachside restaurant and offers unobstructed view of pacific ocean. We had straight up burger and chicken taco with tropical fruit topping and they all tasted so good. Good wait...More

Thank D K
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed near by so walked over for dinner and to look at the sunset. Location is awesome. Right on the beach. But have a feeling since their location is great, they don't really have to serve good food. Average at best. So go there...More

Thank Jdub40
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are return guests- went here 3 times on our recent visit to waikoloa! Including our last night! Don't miss the poke, the pork BBQ sliders, the mai tais... Amazing view, great music, chill place for couples and families. Don't miss it if you're in...More

Thank TABtravelsChi
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have eaten here three times on three different trips and this is a must do. I think there are two restaurants in the Waikaloa area you need experience - this one is best at sunset - special and fun. Food is simple and very...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pretty nice public beach, beautiful water, one of the rare activities in Waikoloa that you don't have to pay for, and I mean only for using the beach.

Thank Rosi N
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family, 5 of us had just arrived from Honolulu and our room at Hilton was not ready yet. So we didn't know where to eat, we Google looking for food and there was something listed 30 miles away. Now you have to understand that...More

Thank Greg B
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Kurt C
15 February 2017|
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Response from Shanel S | Property representative |
3-5 pm everyday.
28 January 2017|
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Response from Shanel S | Property representative |
Lunch is available 11-3. Happy hour menu has select food items only, from 3-5. Dinner menu is available from 5-9pm. Sundays they have brunch starting at 10am.
1 November 2016|
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Response from fvm1 | Reviewed this property |
They probably do - or you can ask them. Tommy Bahama in mauna lani definately has a gluten free menu & the other great option is 'under the bodia tree' in mauna lani resort area too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-769-5282
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