We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fat Kahuna's Beach Side Grille

8 Minutemen Cswy, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-2907
+1 321-783-6858
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coconut rice” (147 reviews)
“shark steak” (30 reviews)
“wedge salad” (29 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Seafood, Fusion, Hawaiian, French, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Minutemen Cswy, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-2907
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (1,944)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,885 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Went with a group of friends for dinner. The food is delicious. The waitress suggested that we could try two different shrimps if we couldn't make up our mind, called surf and surf. So two of us chose to try two different shrimp ( I...More

Thank mamacooks
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent Mahi mahi. Loved the coconut shrimp. The black bean and rice is top notch. The mango salsa was fresh and very tasteful. Wonderful experience, great service, and well worth the price. You gotta go here!

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place was so good! It’s a nice sit down rather than a beach bar. Sangria was great. The grilled vegetables and fried calamari were delicious apps. For entrees we had the coffee-encrusted salmon, macadamia-nut mahi, pineapple ahi tuna and the Hawaiian burger. All were...More

Thank alex b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful meal enhanced by terrific service, thanks to the delightful A-squared...Amanda and Andrea! Delicious calamari, coconut shrimp, coconut rice, and mahi, not to mention unique flavor-bomb sauces and excellent desserts (be sure to order the sampler. You're on holiday...go for it!). Thank you for a...More

1  Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We truly enjoyed our night out. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and the food and service are truly exceptional. We had onion rings which were amazing followed by a main course of pulled pork and Maimai. Everything was perfect. Do not let the small...More

Thank Rita J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went to this place for our anniversary, and this is the best anniversary celebration we've ever had. The food is great, the service is awesome, and the nuance is very intimate. Nothing I don't like so far. Everything people want from...More

Thank Lulu F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the most wonderful dining experiences (if not THE most wonderful) ever! Fat Kahuna's is a small, cozy place with a feel as if you are dining at a close friend or family member's home. The staff (Sharon, Emily and Nikki on...More

Thank TripAdFan100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sharon, Amanda and Drea were amazing and the food was beyond expectations. No msg used, and very fresh seafood. Highly recommend. But make reservations, because the whole place only fits about 30 people. We had a table of 15+ and they accommodated us very well...More

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful experience. Sharon our waitress was the best. Creative and memorable dishes. Would definitely recommend this restaurant,

Thank clark4446
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The better part of our experience was the staff, friendly, helpful & experienced. I ordered the blackened mahi mahi, which was over done, but my hubby ordered the macadamia nut encrusted mahi mahi & his was perfection! the trio sampler for dessert was plenty to...More

Thank Pepper4prez
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 hotels in Cocoa Beach
Sea Aire Motel
148 reviews
.36 km away
Ocean Landings Resort and Racquet Club
421 reviews
1.50 km away
La Quinta Inn Cocoa Beach
1,513 reviews
1.67 km away
International Palms Resort & Conference Center Cocoa Beach
410 reviews
1.76 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Fat Donkey Ice Cream and Fine Desserts
379 reviews
.21 km away
Oasis Shaved Ice
207 reviews
.15 km away
Coconuts On The Beach
1,456 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby Attractions
School Of Surf
252 reviews
.14 km away
Cocoa Beach Wellness Center
128 reviews
.47 km away
Nex Generation Surfing School
205 reviews
.12 km away
Secrets of Cocoa Beach
30 reviews
.16 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
24 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from EddieTea | Reviewed this property |
I should have added... i believe the mixed drinks are made with a malt liquor. like the fake margaritas you get at mexican restaurants that dont have a full liquor license.
4 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from 25lilith | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, I agree with others give them a call. They are very helpful.
Annette S
29 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SweetD_Hermosa | Reviewed this property |
My favorite is the Courtyard. Newly remodeled and the BEST staff in the area. I stay in Cocoa Beach up to a third of my year, I've seen them all.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Minutemen Cswy, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-2907
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Cocoa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 321-783-6858
  • E-mail
FAT KAHUNA'S RESTAURANT, AWARDED 2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE Recognised as a Top Performing Restaurant as Reviewed by Travelers on the World's Largest Travel Site Enjoy a beautiful Tropical atmosphere with Breezy outdoor seating and a gorgeous Ocean view. Indoor seating offers a cool, air-conditioned getaway, with soft background Hawaiian music and tasteful Island decor. Our wrap around bar and full screen television provide an entertaining twist with non-stop surf footage, friendly staff, and a taste of Aloha.... Straight from Hawaii. IMPORTANT** If Map Questing us please use following address: 2 Minutemen Causeway Cocoa Beach........ We are RIGHT NEXT DOOR literally 10 steps west of that address! Aloha
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing