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68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Resort, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
+1 808-885-6622
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (14 reviews)
“squash soup” (12 reviews)
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68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Resort, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of those wonderful restaurants you go to, fall in love with, and want to go back. In our case, we couldn't extend our vacation. Having a glass of wine (nice to have the option of a half carafe on the wine menu;...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined under the stars at the CanoeHouse on our final night on the Big Island and it was a superb way to end our trip. The food and cocktails were next level delicious and the service was attentive. Make sure you are seated prior...More

Thank livinginwonderland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Canoehouse, a beautiful place to enjoy a special evening! The sunset, the waves, the ocean breeze, the delicious food and superb entertainment make this place an experience and epicurean delight, regardless of the occasion. The service was attentive without being obtrusive. The menu was...More

Thank Archie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner with views of the waves crashing on the beach. Attentive service. Music playing in the background and a few cocktails. While the steaks were fantastic, I highly recommend the asian style rib appetizer, which was delicious! A few nice options for the kids travelling...More

Thank mitchv2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best Mai Tais! Can't beat the location and sunsets. Relaxed easy feeling. The menu had changed so we were disappointed in the menu but what we ordered was good enough.

Thank PattieFree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Canoe House... location is perfect, service is friendly, food is fresh, creative and delicious! I had the fresh beet salad and Ahi for dinner and it was perfection. My husband had the tomato "poke" and Ono for dinner which was very tasty....More

Thank Piter92604
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband set up a reservation for us at the Canoe House, to spend a special night for our 40th Anniversary Celebration. We arrived and they had a special table all ready for us. We started out with wine, as we watched the sun go...More

Thank gldnpupper27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here twice both times excellent The setting is very romantic out in the open Live music attentive service All the food we had was very good My only criticism is the price Dinner for four with two drinking wine 350$ I suppose you...More

Thank tonyr058
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for a romantic setting with a fantastic location and view then this is a great choice. This restaurant located at the Mauna Lani hotel is almost right on the beach and you enter from the beach walkway. This is an open...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful outdoor setting and friendly service. Unfortunately, we were not overly impressed with the food. We ordered the Pupu Platter for starters, which was very good - and both the Ono and Ahi as mains. Although both fish plates were beautifully presented, they were very...More

Thank KG_Travel_Bug
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Marg O
15 February 2017|
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Response from SJHMesa | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's fairly laid back as far as dress is concerned. Even shorts are ok but I personally would have dress shorts and top and jacket.
6 July 2016|
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Response from Kathi W | Reviewed this property |
They have a website with menu posted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 35 - USD 50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Resort, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Puako
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-6622
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