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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sizzling shrimp” (92 reviews)
“pupus” (96 reviews)
“burger” (227 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
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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4,421 - 4,430 of 4,861 reviews

Reviewed October 4, 2013

We had driven up from Kona to snorkel, but found the water too rough that afternoon, but the beach is absolutely beautiful. As most restaurants close early on the island, and it would take an hour to return to our condo, we decided we should...More

Thank maggymolly
Reviewed October 1, 2013

If you are staying on the Kona side of the Big Island in the Waikoloa area or within driving distance, then this is a great alternative to the hotel restaurants and bars. We ate here 5 times when staying at the adjacent Marriott Waikoloa. Location:...More

Thank ColdCorona
Reviewed October 1, 2013

My wife and I stayed on the big island for a week but were only around for one sunset with our busy schedule. We chose the Lava Lava Beach Club Restaurant from the TA reviews. What an awesome experience and setting. We got there about...More

1  Thank CLRD4TO
Reviewed October 1, 2013

this was the only restaurant we went to twice on our 2 week long honeymoon. That is how much we enjoyed the live music and yummy food.

Thank Emily8484
Reviewed September 30, 2013

It's on the beach with nice outdoor seating. Nice entertainment but the menu was limited. Our waiter was spacy and rushed.

Thank BratNorv
Reviewed September 30, 2013

Dining on the sand at Anaeho'omalu Bay. The prettiest restaurant location, (maybe) in the state! The scene is surreal. We visited for lunch. Fish taco. (2), ($17.00) was served with a soft taco , but skimpy. Good taste, seemingly fresh, but one usually gets yesterday's...More

Thank bill s
Reviewed September 29, 2013

We had dinner here. We had a great view of the ocean while we ate. The service was great and the staff was friendly. We really enjoyed the food.

Thank Ladyjayne2013
Reviewed September 29, 2013

I highly recommend making it to Lava Lava Beach Club for drinks at sunset. Very relaxed atmosphere. Sat in comfortable chairs on the sand you could turn to watch the sunset. Service, though not the speediest, was very cordial and pleasant. Drinks were delicious! My...More

Thank AAAB46
Reviewed September 27, 2013

This was a fun place, great for daytime snacks running into superb sunsets for dinner and drinks, on and off the beach

Thank Cherrill G H
Reviewed September 26, 2013

I loved this restaurant. The food was amazing (go for the Ahi Nacho's) and the servers were great. The girl on the main counter came across a bit snippy and stuck up which isn't a great first impression. However this was quickly taken away after...More

Thank Vanessa D
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Heidi F
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.
Lois S
April 9, 2018|
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Response from maitaimike2015 | Reviewed this property |
Lois S, Yes, it is only from 3:00-5:00 pm. They have a "Happy Hour" specific menu on their website-click on sip & savor, then select it from the drop down. Most of the dozen or so Pupus (appetizers) listed on it, are... More
Debbie C
December 30, 2017|
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Response from xilouie | Reviewed this property |
I will be back every 3 months!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
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
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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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