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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Bill Fish Bar

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
75-5660 Palani Rd, Courtyard by Marriott, King Kamehameha Hotel, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
+1 808-329-2911
Website
Today
05:30 - 10:30
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 05:30 - 10:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 59: English reviews
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This tends to get a bit busy however staff kept up and always made sure drinks , food whatever you needed was right there

Helpful?
Thank Germangirl33
Syracuse, New York, United States
Level Contributor
307 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

After a rough day at the beach, I settled back at the King Kamehameha with a trip to the Bill Fish Bar, had a couple of chi-chis and was ready for dinner. I had the fish tacos and my wife ordered the Ramen noodle dish with pork char sui. Both were very tasty. The Bill Fish Bar is adjacent to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Warren F
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
2,452 reviews
747 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 463 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Bill Fish is the pool bar and grill at the Courtyard Marriott in Kona and like the hotel the decor is a little tired.The food was quite good and the service friendly but with a little attention this could be made into a far more interesting restaurant.

Helpful?
Thank Oldjack
So. Cal
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We tried most of the menu and had no complaints about anything that we ordered. If you have kids, the pizza, nachos, and fish tacos are the best value.

Helpful?
Thank chilly62
Anaheim, California
Level Contributor
28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

I loved having cocktails while hanging out by the pool. So relaxing every evening. It was never too crowded, and the weather was great.

Helpful?
Thank ryansbadkitty13
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Level Contributor
144 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

The drinks are all good, and locals as well as tourists belly up to this bar. The "King Kam" Hotel is centrally located and has a large parking lot which you will pay to use. However, as the locals know and tourists with cars soon find out, parking cab be tough to come by during high season and summer

Helpful?
Thank LasVegasTravelers
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

I ate here on my second night at the Marriott Hotel and really enjoyed it. The bar is right off the pool so it can be a bit noisy, but I was able to sit and read a magazine and didn't find it too disruptive. I had two strawberry/mango/banana daquirris, which were delicious, and a pepperoni pizza which was good... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tara B
Buffalo, New York
Level Contributor
170 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We had some salads on our last evening in Kona. Sitting by the pool and private beach was relaxing. The service was fine if not a bit relaxed. Overall, it was good way to end our stay.

Helpful?
Thank flyer303_12
norman, ok
Level Contributor
110 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

We stayed at the King Kam and went to the pool/bar and it was a madhouse. The bar and tables were all full. So we sat at the pool (where they were also serving customers). After waiting about 10 minutes and having multiple servers walk right by us an ignore us, my husband went to the bar to try to... More 

Helpful?
Thank scubadiverh
Stockholm, Sweden
Level Contributor
54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

Eat at the main restaurant, Honu's on the Beach, or go in to town. Poor value, mediocre food, depressing atmosphere.

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer M

Travellers who viewed Bill Fish Bar also viewed

 
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
 
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
 

Been to Bill Fish Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Japanese, Seafood, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View
Open Hours
Sunday
05:30 - 10:30
Monday
05:30 - 10:30
Tuesday
05:30 - 10:30
Wednesday
05:30 - 10:30
Thursday
05:30 - 10:30
Friday
05:30 - 10:30
Saturday
05:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5660 Palani Rd, Courtyard by Marriott, King Kamehameha Hotel, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3612
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-329-2911
Description
Fresh Catch Specials Daily, Farm -to-Table Menu, Local Big Island Ingredients!
Sushi Sunday-Thursday
Dinner Buffet Friday and Saturday
Breakfast Buffet Everyday, Plus Menu!

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bill Fish Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?