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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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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pepperoni rolls” (52 reviews)
“salad” (437 reviews)
Open Now
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 5 weeks ago

We visited Kona Brew on our final day of our trip- much to our disappointment because we would have loved to go back! My husband did the brewery tour (I stayed back with our 3 kids). He had a great time learning about the beer...More

Thank Velazquezs
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The first place I went to once we landed on the big island. Did lunch and the tour. Pam our guide was great. The Growler shack was awesome, I made several stops there for refills during my visit.

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had good service and the food is excellent. They have a beer selection the can match any palate. If you aren’t sure which one you might like, try a sampler. They would be just about perfect if they would seat guests right away and...More

Thank Rexine
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch. We enjoyed the terriyaki chicken sandwich...let's just say it was big, delicious and pure yum! With an ice cold beer on the side. Our other meal was the prime rib dip and it was very good too! Atmosphere was cool and...More

Thank Darcy H
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Residing within 10 minutes walking-distance from the KONA BREWERY.. I wish I could spend more time there; but...……….. its too busy being packed with tourists. Unless you got the time waiting for a table inside/outside, by all means- DON'T MISS IT spending your time... The...More

Thank Karl L
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Good food, good price, great beer, vibrant atmosphere. The beers they carry their typical beers plus a few that they rotate. Service is quick. Make reservations if possible. My friend and I sat at the bar which is self-seating. I went August 9 2018. The...More

Thank W181624
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Wow!! We stopped in to try the beer and were blown away by the food! We sat outside; although the day was hot, it was sufficiently shaded and was very comfortable. The staff was helpful and knowledgeable about the beer and food. We did 3...More

Thank alisbona9378
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner and found the staff to be great, service was perfect and the food was amazing.

Thank Orangetablet
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Great beer, awesome vibe. Can get really busy. Unable to pre book so get in early and have a beer whilst you wait for a table. Pizzas are amazing! Great location and free parking. Growlers available to go so you can take your favourite beer...More

Thank Marie1vdb
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch with drinks after a brewery tour. Food great, server great, will return. Most of the staff of the restaurants we have visited have been wonderful and seem to enjoy their work, what a relief from the mainland.

Thank Judy G
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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 L | 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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
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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