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Harbor House

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74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Ste 12, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
+1 808-326-4166
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11:00 - 19:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard about this place having the coldest schooner beers on the island so we thought we would try it. Initial thoughts- good location with great views of the harbor marina. That's where the "good" ends. It's seat yourself so we grabbed the only empty table by the railing. We proceeded to sit for over 30 minutes while servers... More 

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Thank tommybhama
Sturgeon Bay
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Order the Poke and a Longboard Lager! This is where many locals go, especially the fisherman and boaters. The wait staff is great. If you go there for dinner, get ther early because they close at 7pm. It's a great place for lunch while you are getting supplies in Kailua Kona.

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Thank A617OKjonathank
Corvallis, Oregon
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123 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to get a lunch and watch the boats in the nearby small harbor. The food and drinks will not disappoint.

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Thank Robert W
Golden, Colorado
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Kailua-Kona part of the year. We go to Harbor House often for a casual dinner and watch the boats come in and out of the harbor. NO, it is not an upscale place. NO they do not serve hard liquor. NO, they do not try to be everything to everyone. But, if you are looking for some... More 

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Thank ReidRoberts
Concord, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is right on the marina, so there are lots of fishing and diving folks. It's a fun and noisy ambiance. The menu is not the best for vegetarians or vegans, but there are lots of tasty burgers and fried items. Lots of beer. One of the nice things about this place is that it is not very touristy,... More 

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Thank N_skier
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beers are cold, served in schooners, and the open air views of the harbor are almost as nice as the friendly wait staff. Standard fish and burgers fare, but if you've just gotten done with a morning dive or a day of fishing, you won't find a happier place, more full of kindred spirits!

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Thank Holokauahi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome food, great staff and Beer! Located right on the marina, your view is amazing. It's our favorite stop!

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Thank Kimberly A
Bend, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like to stop here after diving or coming back from boat excursions. It's crowded but you can usually find a table. Cannot recommend the shashimu it had a fishy taste. The Fish n chips were good. Poke had large pieces but not much flavor. Okay but don't go out of your way.

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Thank Chowa-Rides-Again
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty much everything was not that great. The best dishes were kimchi tako and fish and chips. They claim "vegetarian choices" - these are between garden burger and garden burger. Our vegetarian became gloomy after looking at the menu and his disposition didn't improve after the food has arrived. The wait was also not that short, which is surprising considering... More 

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Thank Anton G
San Francisco
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We never miss a chance to eat the fresh catch in a plate style or in a sandwich. (usually ahi or spear fish). They chill big glass schooners in a cooler so the local Kona Brewing Company beer served is really chilled and refreshing. The wait staff are super cute and effecient. The crowd is local and friendly. Plenty of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Hawaiian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-425 Kealakehe Pkwy, Ste 12, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2708
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-4166

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?