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Blue Dragon Coastal Cuisine & Musiquarium

61-3616 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
+1 808-882-7771
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (36 reviews)
“dance floor” (45 reviews)
“live music” (91 reviews)
Seafood, Hawaiian, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
61-3616 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We go here every trip to Hawaii. They have live music, the food and cocktails are wonderful and artfully prepared. There is no roof on this building so the open air makes it very enjoyable and unique.

Thank wildelk
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

It's a wonderful food, outdoor music and dancing venue. It closed up this winter stating some required repairs were going to done...but there hasn't been any sign of construction activity at the site. Call and make contact before you head there. It's not open... no...More

2  Thank NWfoodie50
Reviewed 28 February 2017

A fun place to go but don't expect fine dining. Fun bands and dancing, so it is great for a group. Check out their website for a list of bands and the type of music that will be played each night. An older crowd.

Thank Kicksychick
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We have enjoyed the food here several times during our previous 3 visits to the Big Island with our friends, mostly because we stay in Hapuna, and the restaurant is close. The atmosphere is very fun, with open air seating and excellent live music. The...More

Thank mrswalkley
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have enjoyed this place a couple of times while vacationing in Hawaii. It is a bit of a drive from the hotel district, but it's worth it. No fancy upscale stuffiness here. No parade of fashion. Just tasty menu options, creative drinks or just...More

Thank vinotour
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The Blue Dragoon in Kawaihae on the Big Island is one of our favorites. Sorry to report they are closed at this time (2/10/17) and have been since late 2016. .According to their Facebook post on 11/23/16 “The Blue Dragon is still undergoing repairs and...More

1  Thank d c
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Again the food here does not disappoint. Dragon wonton soup and spring rolls with green tea. I am always excited about eating here as the Thai and khmer food is great. Next time I am having the z dragon bowl.

Thank Gerald P
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant 3 times already and I must say it's one of my favourites. I ordered the tacos and they were great! The live music really set the mood and me and my wife got up to dance. Very good service...More

1  Thank Dave P
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This wonderful place is a local's favorite. Dance under the stars while enjoying good food and good company. Quality entertainment, delicious, moderately priced food, and island breezes under the stars...what more could you wish?

Thank FairJulia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Easy to make reservations online. On their website you can see their entertainment schedule. We requested seats close to dance floor, but next time we requested table a little further back (that way people aren't dancing close to your table). Food was great. People of...More

Thank sarahwinter_11
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Nina R
14 February 2016|
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About 45 minutes; no heavy traffic on a Sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 36
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-3616 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
    (Hwy 19)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kawaihae
  • Phone Number: +1 808-882-7771
  • E-mail
Recently voted Best Dining Atmosphere, Family Entertainment, Bartender, Live Music and Night Spot by West Hawaii Today. Our fresh, festive food features global, coastal flavors and offers the freshest of ingredients, from locally caught fish to produce from our own organic farm. We proudly offer vegetarian, vegan, and/or gluten free options as well as locally raised meat and the freshest of seafood! Our young and talented chef team sincerely loves to create the most amazing dishes with the finest local and seasonal products available. We feature live music nightly (when we are open for dinner Thursdays through Sundays) and offer the best talent and a wide array of musical styles. If the music moves you, get up and dance right under the stars as our dining area has no roof!
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