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Kona Brewing Company Pub & Brewery

74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
+1 808-334-2739
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (2,104 reviews)
“pepperoni rolls” (54 reviews)
“salad” (436 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
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Reviewed yesterday

Try the Lemongrass Luau or Koko Brown if they're available! The kitchen at the brewery has pretty good and not overpriced food, and they give a quick tour of the compact brewery with sample flights at the end. Great Kona activity when you're done at...More

Thank Mitch V
Reviewed yesterday

Yes, it is a brewery with a bunch of remarkable ales and beers, but do not miss some of their pizzas and other specialties. Outdoor venue. This is a place that is usually crowded with locals as well as tourists, but it is worth the...More

Thank bigislanddave928
Reviewed 2 days ago

We got one of the pizzas and it was delicious. The other items our group got were okay, not the best but still good. The beer was pretty good although they did lack a bit of variety. I loved how the beer actually tasted like...More

Thank Lucy A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can't visit Kona & not go to this brewery. Great food available onsite with all their beers available to sample. Tours available also of the brewery for those that want a closer look. Firerock ale is my favourite. Great friendly staff made this an...More

Thank Astrid909
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love this place! The beer is good, the food is amazing, and the service is friendly. Definitely recommend this as a great place to eat! The haupia pie is soooo good!

Thank April H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to enjoy some really good micro brews! Many beer on tap and the menu has something for everyone. The burgers were wonderful!

Thank VictorGab
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited this place to pick up some souvenirs. This place was so busy, not sure if they were under staffed or just poor management skills. Their service suffered for it with mix ups and communication skills. I’m just talking about buying from their souvenirs,...More

Thank BrownSkid
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went there a sunday night, it was full because of a group singing outside; they were really excellent. However, the whole experience was « blah ». Service was horrible : we sat at the bar in front of 2 busy and « blasé » barmaids who never looked...More

Thank Viviane H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Love this place!! I wish they had them on the mainland!! The food is so good! I love the pizza and the salads. They offer so many beers you can't buy. Sadly my favorite is only available in Kona. It is a great atmosphere and...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had some tasty beer here. Food is pretty good, but on this day their ovens were broken so only pizza was available.

Thank Kat N
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Questions & Answers
18 June 2018|
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Response from Mark T | Reviewed this property |
You can buy bottles, growlers, and growler refills. Check out their Visit page
23 May 2018|
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Response from Sheri J | Reviewed this property |
The brewery is not far at all. Maybe a 10 minute walk. Well worth the walk
16 May 2018|
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Response from JavaMyst | Reviewed this property |
Yes ... All their Hawaii brewed beers are domestic beers of course! Now if you meant “do they sell US mainland watery beers?” I’d have to pass on answering this question as I never enquired as I wanted to “enjoy” some good... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-334-2739
The 2,000-square-foot outdoor lanai, surrounded by lush tropical vegetation and tiki torches, offers seating for 175 patrons. Customers also can enjoy a cool meal or beverage inside the air-conditioned bar area at one of several surrounding tables or at the koa U-shaped bar itself. Inside the bar area is the retail store, stocked with colorful T-shirts, hats, towels, coasters, mugs and much more.
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