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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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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sizzling shrimp” (104 reviews)
“pupus” (109 reviews)
“burger” (255 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

We had a nice dinner at Lava Lava Beach Club. Right on the beach, where we took a walk afterwards. Food was good, came quickly, but a little on the pricey side. Service was great. A nice family place. I'd recommend it to anyone in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Al S
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

From the view (we sat in the lanai), to the food and the service this was a great dinner out. For a family of five it was a bit pricey but if you know in advance and are good with paying for what you get...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 477darcyb
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Each visit to the Island I give this Restaurant another chance. 6 times, and 6 times dissatisfied. Food is 1 star, Hostess 1 Star, and Server 2 Stars. Don't know what to say except there wont be a 7th. I guess the worst part is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Janice R
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us and taking the time to review our property. Your feedback and the feedback of all our customers is extremely important to us and we always want guest expectations to be met. We will be working with our staff to...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Lava lava located off the beach is a real cool restaurant that offers good food and beautiful sunset views. The burgers and the pineapple fried rice are good and plentiful. Didn’t have any drinks so can’t say how they make their mai tai but there...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BelindaLLee
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Right on the beach, I had the best Piña Colada on the island to date in my suit after a great swim! So nice to be able to walk off the beach and find wonderful food with outstanding vacation drinks that are made out of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank carrie g
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

5 person party without a reservation - got a high bar table within 15 minutes. Stunning place - good food, great service, by A bay beach. Saw a green sea turtle and stunning sunset. Gorgeous sunset.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bindiya K
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

On the beach with gorgeous surroundings. This is a popular spot that has something for everyone. If you are looking for special tropical beverages, this is the place. The food is eclectic: wonderful appetizers that may cover one's appetite if patron is not overly hungry....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank bigislanddave928
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Stopped into Lava Lava for happy hour before dinner at another restaurant. The drinks were excellent and the ambiance perfect for Hawaii. Service was great!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rosemary W
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is one of those places that prides itself on being secluded and hard to find. Their attitude toward reservations seems to be “so you want to make a reservation, good luck. Leave your number and we (won’t) call you back.” The views from the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 547phillipp
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us and for your feedback.

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This was a hopping spot; good drinks tables were on the beach. Good fun to dig your toes in the sand as well as a romantic place for our last sunset in Hawaii.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lmercier907
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Aloha, thank you for visiting us! Happy to hear you enjoyed yourself! Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

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Robbinsbs
November 30, 2018|
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Response from karlsL3847HC | Reviewed this property |
There were several families enjoying drinks and dinner at the restaurant during the sunset seating on our visit. Lava Lava accommodates families just fine, but I would not call it “kid friendly” per se’. It was primarily... More
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April 22, 2018|
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Response from Carole517 | Reviewed this property |
Actually, every night. But they have special guests, I believe on Friday’s.
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Lois S
April 9, 2018|
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Response from michiana5 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, 3:00 to 5:00, asI recall and it’s great!!!!! But get there early - it gets VERY busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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Description
Lava Lava Beach Club is brought to you by the same people who bring you Huggo's oceanfront restaurant in Kailua-Kona , On The Rocks, a casual beach bar in Kailua-Kona, Paradise Gourmet Catering, the Big Island leader in custom events and weddings and Grass Shack Parties & Rentals, the go-to source for all local style affordable parties.
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