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Roy's Waikoloa Bar & Grill

Certificate of Excellence
American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian
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250 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Wiakoloa Beach Resort, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-886-4321
17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Kansas City, Missouri
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345 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I ate here on a Saturday night when the restaurant was busy. She had the scallops and I had the beef ribs. As usual both were excellent along with the soufflé we split. Great visit to Roy's and a nice setting.

Thank NebraskaFan71
Modesto, California
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106 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Awesome service and excellent food. You never go wrong at Roy's for surf or turf. Your greeted with a bowl of warm edemame before you order drinks or food, and it's delicious appetizer itself. The food portions are more than ample and can be shared. Definitely a must do on any trip to Kailua-Kona.

Thank Pat C
Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a Thursday night reservation, changed it online to Wed but they didn't show a booking for us, thankfully we were with friends who let us crash their romantic dinner reservation and the team seemed annoyed to change the booking to 4 but they did make it happen for us. Their prix fix menu was delicious with an assorted... More 

Thank Neen J
Morgan Hill, California
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79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Mac nut snapper was good. Service was spot on. Chocolate lava cake was yummy, a Roys classic. Location is not ocean view, but fine.

Thank Webby1640
New Orleans, Louisiana
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745 reviews
410 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is probably one of the best restaurants on the resort. We had dinner here and everything was amazing. The appetizers were great as were the main courses. The dessert was also amazing. The service was superb. The place is extremely expensive but you get your money's worth

Thank RahulMD
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a lovely dinner at this restaurant, samplers were fantastic way to sample different foods. Steak an fish were good.

Thank Tom K
Los Angeles, California
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I am a big fan of Roy's. This is not a typical Roy's. This is the worst Roy's of the ones I have visited. Unlike all other Roy's the ambience is cold and dated. The lighting is uninspiring. This was my third and last time. I have a garlic allergy. When we told the waiter that he became visibly uncomfortable.... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you're staying in the Waikoloa Resort, this is the best place for dinner IMHO. We choose the prix fixe, a three-course meal with wine pairings. Absolutely divine! Great ambience, professional service, great plate presentations, and most importantly--delicious food. You won't be disappointed.

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Victoria, Texas
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

What started out to be a quick meal at the end of a long day out on the island turned out to be an exquisite dinner with a great wine choice. The seafood stew and the butterfish were excellent! Preparation and presentation were masterful. From appetizer to dessert, this restaurant was a top choice for us.

Thank Jan J
Las Vegas, Nevada
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150 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for elegance and refinement, you need a different restaurant. You may need a different island. However, Roy's continues to serve substantial portions of well made food and fresh fish. It's packed on a Saturday night, so book a table on their website in advance. This is a good place to have a big noisy dinner with lots... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Waikoloa Beach Dr, Wiakoloa Beach Resort, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-886-4321

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?