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Lava Lava Beach Club

69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-769-5282
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Right on the beach with baggo games to play while you are waiting. Alex our waitress was wonderful. Had her twice. My 2 vegetarians were happy with the menu along with my meat eaters. Good beer selection. Go before sunset so you can enjoy the...More

Thank joshua916
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were delighted to find out that this restaurant is related to Huggos in Kona. The menus are a bit different, but the mai tais were the same recipe! We had lunch here and enjoyed the fresh fish sandwiches, fish tacos, and the kids loved...More

Thank msjj30
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place was in walking distance from our hotel and was recommended to me for happy hour. I would give it 2 based on food and service combined. Gave it an extra star for location and view of the sunset! I would recommend coming here...More

Thank Kelley529
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited for my mom's birthday. Our group had people ranging from 78- 8. We all had a great time. We enjoyed great food with our feet right in the sand. Everyone was friendly and welcoming! Loved it!

Thank nickrys
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There are plenty of other places that let you sit close to the ocean with better food. My burger was over-cooked and overpriced. The dessert was delicious. I also loved how they gave us our checks in board books. But you're mostly paying a premium...More

Thank awkwardbookworm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice place close to beach. Fun vibe. A little pricey for food but neat place and I think it makes for a good lunch spot.

Thank Mark2travel4me
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We live Lava Lava. We first ate here when we renewed our wedding vows on A-bay five years ago. Lava Lava has become a must each time we come to the Island. The food and atmosphere are amazing. There is also live entertainment. Recommend planning...More

Thank JenniferNordell
Reviewed 5 days ago

I thought of this place as the quintessential place to eat in Hawaii...what is not to love? Food...check, View...check, Music...check Service...check and DIRECTLY on the beach. We loved it so much we went there twice in the week we were there.

Thank Mcgovernw
Reviewed 5 days ago

You come here for the ambiance....right in the beach, lots of seating, lots of people. The food isn't terrible but it's not anything over the top either. Mostly, you want to come here because the view is amazing. Add to that the service is excellent,...More

Thank SoCalFamily3
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed the music and the hula dancer, Ranae. She was great with the young girls and women, showing them how to hula.

Thank Christine D
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Kurt C
16 February 2017|
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Response from Shanel S | Property representative |
3-5 pm everyday.
29 January 2017|
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Response from Shanel S | Property representative |
Lunch is available 11-3. Happy hour menu has select food items only, from 3-5. Dinner menu is available from 5-9pm. Sundays they have brunch starting at 10am.
2 November 2016|
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Response from fvm1 | Reviewed this property |
They probably do - or you can ask them. Tommy Bahama in mauna lani definately has a gluten free menu & the other great option is 'under the bodia tree' in mauna lani resort area too.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 34
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-769-5282
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Lava Lava Beach Club is brought to you by the same people who bring you Huggo's oceanfront restaurant in Kailua-Kona , On The Rocks, a casual beach bar in Kailua-Kona, Paradise Gourmet Catering, the Big Island leader in custom events and weddings and Grass Shack Parties & Rentals, the go-to source for all local style affordable parties.
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