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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%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp trio” (35 reviews)
“clam chowder” (134 reviews)
“seafood” (194 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
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 yesterday via mobile

The staff was friendly and the atmosphere a little more formal than we normally do. However, we were celebrating our son’s first Worlds Ironman! I had the shrimp trio, and it was fabulous, with delicious veggies and mashed potatoes. We also had the fish trio...More

Thank janetjordan
Reviewed yesterday

We had breakfast at the Fish Hopper for the start of the Ironman Competition. It is a fun place to see the start of the race and breakfast was good.

Thank eaglecadd
Reviewed yesterday

Six of us had dinner here and we all liked our meals. Everyone, except me, liked their drinks. I was disappointed in my drink order and was very happy when they replaced it with another drink -- the toasted coconut coloda -- which was excellent....More

Thank TBSuz
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate here every day in the week before the Ironman World Championships. Food great and staff couldn't be more friendly and helpful. Fantastic views of the pier area. Highly recommended.

Thank Tyezer
Reviewed 3 days ago

I think the breakfast is the best at the Fish Hopper! I have only eaten breakfast there , I would imagine all meals are yummy. Great service and friendly, they know how to be Aloha for sure. Views are amazing also...

Thank gailnryan7
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get the last "window" seat although there are no Windows!! Beautiful waterfront view. Wait staff was very good. Food was Good, but the cost to portion size ratio was a bit off for us. Hubby got the fish trio which...More

Thank StuckOnTheFarm
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great fish for dinner, within earshot of the waves We visited Hawaii for our summer vacation in 2018 - the Big Island, Oahu and Kauai. We stayed at the Courtyard Marriott King Kamehameha Kona Beach Hotel and dined at several of the local restaurants while...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here for his birthday recently. The atmosphere is nice, it was a very hot humid night and the hostess kept trying to seat us in a booth despite me asking for something near a window so we could get at...More

Thank DonnaRrn
Reviewed 5 days ago

When with our friends from Kona and really enjoyed the variety and good food We were right on the main road and looked out at the ocean. June & I went there on evening for happy hour. Good food again and darn good beer.

Thank peters739
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have lived here on the big island for 6 years. Always a good place to see the action on Ali drive. The breakfast are always good.

Thank sophialani8
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Response from KELLY P | Reviewed this property |
We walked in with no reservation!
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December 15, 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
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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