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Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks

75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601
+1 808-326-2002
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food and lower prices at lunch. Macadamia crusted mahi is great with purple mashed potatoes. Mango papaya salsa is wonderful. Calamari for an appetizer excellent really liked read cocktail sauce. View of the bay is great.

Thank acrafton1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our serveur was kyle, the service was fantastic the food was great, the serveur knew his menu and he informed us of everything he even knew with a fact about his fish and mercury for pregnant women. fantastic place a must go to!

Thank Benoit B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fish Hopper is a great place to eat. The food is the best. You can't beat the staff they are friendly and helpful. The GM, Joel is outstanding. He makes sure everything is right. I can't say enough about this restaurant and it's staff. My...More

Thank paulsI269GJ
Reviewed 6 days ago

Best coconut macadamia French toast yummy great great service from Kathaleen and Margaret would return to see their friendly smle😃

Thank Phyllis F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Short but sweet. We love this place. Great food, service and location, the whole package. It was the no-brainer choice for our big dinner splurge (wedding anniversary) in Kailua Kona and did not disappoint. A shout-out in particular to our waiter, Franklin, who helped make...More

Thank sfox
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had great fish n chips although a little disappointed with the service. Restaurant was busy though.

Thank mfrenchy31
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had lunch at the eatery. We had a great view of the ocean. We were greeted warmly and seated promptly. We had the half shelf oysters; average quality. The ahi dish was fresh and tastey. The salad with ahi was average....More

Thank miguel b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We reserved early, which got us a table in the very front (good people watching) and split a salad, subbing goat cheese for the mozzarella, and the fish trio. Delicious! The waiter was attentive and the manager came by to make certain we enjoyed our...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this place on a recommendation. Delicious food. Owesome cocktails. Highly recommended. We went there wednesday 8th Nov 2017.

Thank grant3110
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food but more like $$$ vs/ $$ as advertised. Visited the night of Kona Coffee Lantern Parade celebration, small parade right in front with us. Fun to see the kids involved. Downtown Kailua-Kona has many fine eateries, Fish Hopper among the best!

Thank Steven R
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Response from KELLY P | Reviewed this property |
We walked in with no reservation!
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15 December 2016|
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Response from Gordon T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a road behind all the restaurant and shops. You can find parking in all the lots that feed the shopping. If one is full just go down the street a little. The downtown Kona area is very compact, so walking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601
    (Alii Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-2002
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Fish Hopper - Kailua-Kona * Experience the beauty of the Pacific Ocean at The Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks, overlooking Kailua Bay on the Big Island Hawaii. Enjoy fresh Big Island and seafood flown in weekly from California. Our bar serves up signature Bucket of Fire and Volcano flaming drinks and is the perfect oceanfront location to gather with friends for Happy Hour. We are within walking distance to shops and historic sites. A landmark (formerly the Ocean View Inn) and a local favorite Kona restaurant since 1934. The Fish Hopper has been beautifully restored to expand upon its spectacular ocean views. We proudly serve seafood from sustainable sources, harvested by methods that do not harm the environment. Open daily from 730am-930pm.
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