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Kauna'oa Bar & Grill - CLOSED

62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
+1 808-882-7222
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jun 2015
“excellent”
7 May 2015
“Two visits during our stay”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 23 June 2015

The view was beautiful and the food outstanding. Staff was amazing and really helpful. Indoor or outdoor seating, could use better path lighting at night.

Thank WiakoloaWahine8
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2015

Thank you for dining with us! Although Kaunaoa Bar & Grill is now closed we hope you'll visit and experience the new Copper Bar which will open mid-December and reinvigorate the hotel's beautiful Promenade area.

Reviewed 8 May 2015

Friendly and hospitable service. Ask for Ryan or Lauren. The pizzas, drinks and desserts are outstanding.

Thank latindrummer2112
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2015

Aloha and thank you for enjoying Kauna'oa Bar & Grill during your stay. Guests are now enjoying much of the Kauna'oa menu - and more - along with beautiful ocean views from our Copper Terrace. We hope you'll return soon and experience the Copper Terrace.

Reviewed 3 May 2015

This restaurant has lots of pluses. It has a gorgeous view and is a perfect place to watch the sunset. We even saw whales from our seats. The entertainment was really enjoyable with a musician and hula dancer. The service was also prompt and friendly....More

Thank GBHeron49
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2015

We are glad you enjoyed the ambiance of Kauna'oa Bar & Grill and thank you for sharing your comments. Aloha.

Reviewed 9 April 2015

If you eat here you have to go at sunset and sit outside. It is the best view of the sunset we have ever seen. The food here is okay. What you are paying for is the atmosphere and view. We had the pizza and...More

Thank jordy96
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2015

Aloha and thank you for enjoying Kauna'oa Bar & Grill....we hope you'll return for the views again soon.

Reviewed 17 March 2015

Overpriced option at the hotel. Food is ok, but the price is a problem. Only casual dinner option at Mauna Kea when beach restuarant is closed.

1  Thank demetgolf
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2015

Thank you for visiting Kauna'oa Bar & Grille. We apologize that you felt the menu options were overpriced and will share your comments with the appropriate team leaders.

Reviewed 13 February 2015

Had dinner and enjoyed the pizza and Caesar salad very much! Server was very nice and I would come back.

Thank Lovetogolf71
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2015

Thank you for dining with us! We're glad you enjoyed your experience and hope you'll come back for more pizza very soon!

Reviewed 24 September 2014

Kauna'oa Bar and Grill is a great place for some games like pool, darts and to watch a sports game on television and enjoy some bar food!! Sushi is out of this world!!

Thank mjgovednik
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2014

Thank you for visiting Kauna'oa Bar & Grill and posting your positive experience. We hope you'll return often. Mahalo.

Reviewed 19 August 2014 via mobile

We had been to Manta, restaurant (more formal, fancy) at the hotel, and, was delighted to have another option with our kids. The drinks were great, the sushi was exceptional, and the flat bread pizzas ( Kalia pork and chicken pest) were delicious. My favorite,...More

Thank Kim C
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2014

We are glad you've discovered Kauna'oa Bar & Grill! Thank you for your comments and we hope you'll return soon for some more delicious sushi and flatbreads....and so much more. Mahalo.

Reviewed 8 August 2014

Spent the day on the Mauna Kea's spectacular beach with a friend who is a club member, then stayed on to have burgers at the Kauna'oa Bar & Grill. They aren't even worth a mention. I'd be really bummed to stay at that great hotel...More

Thank VousAllez
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2014

We pride ourselves on all aspects of our guest's experiences and receive numerous accolades in that regard. We apologize that you did not care for your meal but hope you enjoyed your day at the beach nonetheless. Mahalo.

Reviewed 23 June 2014

This is a bar and is much less formal than the Manta. Had a very similar menu to the beach restaurant but was still good.

Thank YeahYeah2000
MaunaKeaResort, Manager at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2014

You're exactly right...this is a "good casual option" and was created so guests would have a completely different dinner experience than Hau Tree or Manta. We thank you for joining us at Kauna'oa Bar & Grill and hope to see you here again very soon.

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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Dr, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9706
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-882-7222
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