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Ulu Ocean Grill and Sushi Lounge

72-100 Kaupulehu Dr # 0, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5610
+1 808-325-8333
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (79 reviews)
“lobster” (42 reviews)
“mongolian beef” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
72-100 Kaupulehu Dr # 0, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5610
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most incredible culinary experiences of my life. The restaurant itself is absolutely beautiful. The ultimate romantic and relaxing atmosphere. We went to the bar for a pre dinner drink, Doug was wonderful! Super friendly but relaxed so you didn't feel annoyed by...More

Thank astricy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to eat ever, also Beachtree Is really really good!! Great dinners Wonderful for lunch 5 stars

Thank E2876QGryanc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful evening, food and wine at Ulu Ocean Grill. The setting was awesome, on a beautiful beach with superb ocean and sunset views. The friendly and accommodating hostesses made sure we were seated at our favorite table. The wine and beverage selection...More

Thank bjh04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a surprise dinner for my boyfriend for our anniversary while visiting Kona. This restaurant was AMAZING. The service was top notch and the food was equally amazing. There is a parking lot for those not staying in the hotel as well as signs...More

Thank SammiDeRosa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to dinner at Ulu on our first night at the Four Seasons Hualalai. We made reservations for the weekly farm to table 5 course dinner. It was an awesome way to kick off a great week. All of the food was fresh and...More

Thank JoelRC535
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was skeptical of the hype around Ulu but wow our expectations were surpassed. Poke -lobster tails - pad Thai- absolute perfection in flavor and presentation. Service great. And the hotel lights up the ocean so your view is amazing even at night. Private romantic setting...More

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is one of the many restaurants in the hotel. Serves breakfast and other meals. Prices are high but quality is in keeping with the Four Seasons standard.

Thank Weimin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a VERY windy night. However, they put up a sail to help block the wind & it worked fabulously. The table we were at had poor lighting & it was difficult to read the menu. We looked up & saw that a...More

Thank sunnyinstgeorge
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

You can't get a better view and the food and service is wonderful. We started with the grilled octopus. It was unlike any I've had before infused with local flavors. We had the lobster tails for the main course. The chef prepared them to perfection...More

Thank Nandi L
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Reserved early for a sunset table. Free valet parking and a nice walk thru the Four Seasons property down to this beachfront restaurant.. We lucked out with a direct open front table with Nicolas Cage dining at the table next to us. Started our meal...More

Thank BayDad
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8 October 2017|
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Response from Skruggs | Reviewed this property |
They have previously done a buffet for Thanksgiving. Email them and ask for this year's menu
Kris M
11 January 2017|
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Response from cmariec | Reviewed this property |
kinda fancy, but not totally. he may feel a little out of place if he wears runners/flip flops, but it's Hawaii!
2 September 2016|
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Response from Thomas V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is valet parking in the front and you walk thru the resort to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72-100 Kaupulehu Dr # 0, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5610 (Formerly 'Ulu Ocean Grill and Sushi Lounge)
    (Queen Ka'ahumanu Hwy)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-325-8333
‘ULU Ocean Grill & Sushi Lounge is the breathtaking new oceanfront fish and seafood restaurant at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, where Executive Chef James Babian’s acclaimed “R.S.A. - Regional, Seasonal and Artisanal” cuisine is served in Hawaii’s most beautiful setting - alongside the surf and under the stars. The restaurant showcases a stylish blend of Hawaiian architecture and modern flair - a lively, informal setting where guests are inspired, surprised and delighted by the Hawaii’s beauty and the flavors of the Pacific, through an innovative menu with playful tableside presentation. Cuisine is prepared oven roasted, flame grilled and wok fired, while an extensive wine list, with a special selection of boutique wines is presented via iPad. The modern sushi lounge and ocean view bar feature the Island's freshest sushi, as well as craft cocktails, sake and Japanese beers. Casual, friendly and knowledgeable servers guide guests through a social dining experience not to be forgotten.
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