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Don the Beachcomber

$$ - $$$American, ,
75-5852 Alii Dr, Royal Kona Resort, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
+1 808-329-3111
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (38 reviews)
“pupus” (31 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75-5852 Alii Dr, Royal Kona Resort, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love this place! Right on the beach! They have flights of mojitos, mai tais, coladas, anything you’d want on a beach! Great food. I had the fish tacos that were great. Our table also had the coconut shrimp, poke and dip.. dog friendly... would recommend...More

Thank julielp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located inside the Royal Kona resort… Don the beachcomber offers great seafood ribs and beef with an outstanding view of the sea… The prices are very reasonable and the portions are very large… It is a great place to grab dinner and a mai tai...More

Thank CLEken
Reviewed yesterday

awesome view of the ocean and rocks. also a great place to watch the sunset from. we came here everynight of our trip :)

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’re staying at the hotel (Royal Kona Resort) and decided to have dinner here. The menu is ok, and the food was average, but definitely nothing special. The fish was tasty (opa) as was the poke. Despite my husband telling them it was my 50th...More

Thank pwncess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had been here previously. The food was good but menu did not meet the "resort" setting and was limited with rather basic selections. Service was adequate The appetizers we got were very good with reasonable portions. Overall did't quite meet our expectations.

Thank krbskinney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Breakfast at Don's is a very pleasant experience with ample food choices and an all you can eat menu. The location at waterside also enhances the meal. Though a bit pricey, it is worth the cost.

Thank ecmagilla
Reviewed July 8, 2018

The food at the buffet is rather standard fare; eggs, cereals, oatmeal, pastries, fresh fruit, oven baked bacon, sausage, corned beef hash, French oast, pancakes, even a small fresh salad bar. Most people should realize that buffets are more about value, quantity, and variety than...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice location right on the beach - the staff is incredible slow - the poke we had the fish didn’t taste right and it was warm - very unusual

Thank dennys34
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Good location, right on the ocean and perfect sunset views. They have the perfect mai tai, the nachos were good and service was good. We never had a real meal, just a appetizer.

Thank sage97
Reviewed June 26, 2018

The Mai Tai options are extensive at Don's and they don't disappoint. The food is pretty typical of bar food, but it's tasty. I suggest the Topless Mai Tai if you don't want to get smashed. It's a little lighter. Views are great at sunset...More

Thank steger1971
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Marcia R
May 6, 2016|
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Response from TNAllison | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a prime rib dinner, but I was there for breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5852 Alii Dr, Royal Kona Resort, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1310
    (Walua Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-329-3111
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Royal Kona Resort
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