We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Roy's Waikoloa Bar & Grill

Reserve a Table
Thu., 03-21

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Location and contact

US$14 - US$35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Reviews (2,101)
Filter reviews
2,022 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chocolate souffle butterfish meatloaf butter fish short ribs prix fixe scallops spring rolls duck seafood edamame mahi mahi salad potatoes the big island our waiter an appetizer
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 2,022 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Not inexpensive but worth the visit in every aspect that anyone could want. Warm and inviting atmosphere, great service and the food is excellent.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank drdinnj
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Incredible food!!! A must do. Polite staff and wonderful atmosphere. It’s a little pricy but wonderful.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 182anthonyl
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was great however, the service was exceptionally slow. It was our first night on the island and we were very hungry. The food was very good however, our server didn't refill drinks and our food took over an hour.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank RLurie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten at Roy’s a few times now , while in Hawaii, one in Honolulu and a few on the Big Island. This last time we had to catch and early fight... we couldn’t resist the dinner special between 5-6pm. An appetizer, choice between...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DJcatpatterson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Underwhelmed. While our food tasted great, it was not hot at all... barely warm. We commented to our server who promptly sent over the manager. She was quite pleasant and comped us dessert and appropriately discounted our bill. Server, bartender and hostess were very friendly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank V2746ODthomasm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only been there once quite awhile ago. Wanted to go back several times after that but they were closed for remodeling. We didn't get there this last time but will go again in May 2019.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BullMtn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been dining at Roy’s since 1989 and have eaten in multiple Roy’s as far away as Florida. This location we waited a half an hour to get seated even though we had a reservation. They seated us at a table below the air...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DoctorDeb226
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have enjoyed the Roy's in Orlando and Tampa, Florida and thought this location was not nearly as good. I expected better in Hawaii. The place was very busy and the food was just ok for the price. As a write this review only a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GSchrader
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice restaurant but very busy. Staff very nice and give good information about the menu. Food was nice and smaller plates available.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank libby990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is in a shopping center, so parking is easy. It has lovely lakeside views, so a lunch visit becomes special. We had a lovely dinner there. Fortunately we shared the bacon caesar brussels sprouts; the portion was enormous. The fish three ways was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 509rutht
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 49 nearby hotels
Kohala Coast Collection
1 review
.05 km away
Marriott’s Waikoloa Ocean Club
82 reviews
.35 km away
Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
3,259 reviews
.36 km away
Kohala Suites by Hilton Grand Vacations
1,328 reviews
.86 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,043 nearby restaurants
Island Gourmet Markets
651 reviews
.27 km away
Sunset Luau at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott
259 reviews
.44 km away
290 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,173 nearby attractions
Dolphin Quest
2,249 reviews
1.06 km away
687 reviews
.31 km away
Waikoloa Petroglyph Preserve
157 reviews
1.06 km away
Genesis Gallery
79 reviews
1.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
May 25, 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from skippyfrompace | Reviewed this property |
not sure
Tony Z
February 8, 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from Jan J | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see bathing suits and cover ups, but it was very casual.
November 11, 2015|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from grammysharon | Reviewed this property |
Must have made a mistake with one star....we had a delightful evening at the restaurant. It was easy to park and the shopping center had entertainment after dinner. I think we might have had an early bird dinner and the... More
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing