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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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Closes in 6 min
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
69-1081 Ku'uali'i Place, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Casual food in the most relaxing setting possible. Sitting next to the beach watching the tide and the sea turtles rolling in. It was like something out of a postcard. The service was just OK but the food itself was excellent.

Thank tmoliver
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food and drinks, service very friendly and relaxed. If you're enjoying a day at the best beach on the island (A-Bay) don't miss an hour or two here at Lava Lava. Great salads and poke, delicious burgers and a kei-kei menu to keep the...More

Thank 6andersons1world
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good place with live Hawaiian artists playing music live. The key lime pie was the best I have ever had!

Thank Gisele G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best food, best atmosphere, severs are super nice, music 🎶 are excellent. The weekend wait time is about 1.5 hours. They had a big grass area with ping pong table that you can play while you are waiting for table. Highly recommended.

Thank WeAreFamily2002
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food is average and the drinks are a little overpriced, but it's hard to beat the location right on the beach. Sitting next to or even in the sand while eating was a fun experience.

Thank Karissa S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Overcrowded and poor service. Took a while to get served even when we asked for our server multiple times. They messed up our order and after waiting 45 minutes for our happy hour sliders, after reminding them twice, we were told that they could no...More

Thank B L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fun semi outdoor restaurant. We were told right off the bat that the food would be slow. It wasn't that bad. Drinks were pretty quick. Never got a water refill, but I also never asked. I used to be in the service industry, so might...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 6 days ago

I cannot say enough about this gem! We just happened to luck upon the Lava Lava Beach Club and frequented it several times over the course of a couple weeks. It's oceanfront where you can have the option of dining under an open-air, covered enviroment...More

Thank JO92373
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great spot to grab some food while enjoying the view. Service was great, view was beautiful and food was delicious.. What more could you want?!

Thank Livelife88
Reviewed 6 days ago

I really enjoyed our dinner here. It's a beautiful spot with character, yummy food and the night we were there they had live music too.

Thank Nefs2013
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6 September 2017|
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Response from begteb | Reviewed this property |
Would think a gift card could be used for either, but you might call them to be sure.
Kurt C
16 February 2017|
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Response from Shanel S | Property representative |
3-5 pm everyday.
29 January 2017|
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Response from Shanel S | Property representative |
Lunch is available 11-3. Happy hour menu has select food items only, from 3-5. Dinner menu is available from 5-9pm. Sundays they have brunch starting at 10am.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
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
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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 - 9:00 PM
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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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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