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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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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent time! Food very good, and atmosphere and service can't be beat. Have been there many times, and we'll continue to return!

Thank Greg C
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Perfect location by the beach, delicious food and friendly staff. Highly recommend ! Just what a restaurant should be about.

Thank ExperiencedOz
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 12 January 2018

With a nice beach location, we tried this restaurant for a late lunch. There was a good sized crowd but service was quick and efficient. We tried a variety of dishes starting with the fritto misto and beer battered Maui onion rings, then ordered the...More

Thank michael_smith56
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Great location Got a table right in front of water Need to call to reserve table at1700 seated at 1830 Only hiccup meals didn’t come out altogether otherwise great Don’t miss it

Thank nick1263
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our experience at Lava Lava Beach Club on Kauai so ventured to the Lava Lava Beach Club near Waikoloa on Big Island with the same expectation. Unfortunately....we were disappointed. It seemed that once the wait person found out we were Australian, he lost interest...More

1  Thank Howtha
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us and for your honest feedback, as our guest's overall experience is always a top priority for us and we are always striving to improve our customer service and food quality. We hope to see you again in the...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

The food seems okay... the bar is really crowded and super noisy but what you'd expect for a beach bar..... the service was pretty good.... the waiter explain the menu and kept checking on us to make sure we were okay... there is a huge...More

1  Thank Aj M
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the honest feedback as we are always striving to improve. Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great restaurant right on the beach in Waikoloa. Good for lunch or dinner and dress is casual. No reservations accepted so arrive early or expect a wait for a proper table. Usually have live music in the afternoon and evening. Food is very good with...More

Thank dar0898
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 11 January 2018

I love this place, great location and atmosphere, wonderful sunsets and people watching....and the food service is wonderful and prompt! My biggest complaint is this "Tap ahead waitlist" thing....ok- so either you take reservations or you DON'T! I called at 2:30 in the afternoon and...More

Thank Karen L
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the honest feedback as we are always striving to improve. Please come back and see us again soon. Mahalo!

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous happy hour! Excellent cocktails and wine available for happy hour. Wonderful sunset view with a fantastic 6$ Mai Tai. Great wait staff all of the servers we had were excellent! Live music and great location, views spectacular! Go for happy hour and sunset!

Thank stevej0dy
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great outdoor seating (does have covered areas) right on the beach. Great for sunset viewing. Great food. Fresh fish options delicious. Casual, relaxed dining. Great daily happy hour but menu is separate from lunch and dinner. Dinner menu starts at 5. No reservations but "call...More

Thank Live to vaca B
Shanel S, Guest Relations Manager at Lava Lava Beach Club, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Aloha, and thank you for visiting us! We appreciate the feedback. Please come see us again soon!

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Heidi F
23 April 2018|
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Response from Carole517 | Reviewed this property |
Actually, every night. But they have special guests, I believe on Friday’s.
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Lois S
10 April 2018|
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Response from maitaimike2015 | Reviewed this property |
Lois S, Yes, it is only from 3:00-5:00 pm. They have a "Happy Hour" specific menu on their website-click on sip & savor, then select it from the drop down. Most of the dozen or so Pupus (appetizers) listed on it, are... More
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Debbie C
31 December 2017|
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Response from xilouie | Reviewed this property |
I will be back every 3 months!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 34
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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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Description
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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