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Kona Grill - Carmel

$$ - $$$American, Sushi,
14395 Clay Terrace Blvd, Carmel, IN 46032-3613
+1 317-566-1400
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (76 reviews)
“butter cake” (3 reviews)
“sea bass” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Sushi, Contemporary, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
14395 Clay Terrace Blvd, Carmel, IN 46032-3613
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant with all family members ranging from retired grandparents to two-year old grandson. The ambience was very conducive. We had baby meals, shrimp tempura, Kalavati, sushi rolls, macadamia nut chicken, pork tenderloin, shrimp lemon penne, etc. with wonderful choice of Sangria. The...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for the great review. We are glad you and your family enjoyed dining at our establishment. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you dessert. Always delighted to serve, Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for our anniversary and cannot say enough good things. We had sushi as an appetizer and it was so fresh and delicious. Next our entrees were amazing - I had flank steak and wow. We also had eel sauce and it was incredible....More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. It was a pleasure meeting. Make sure you ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you an appetizer. Thanks again, Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager Kona Grill

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It has been long time since I visited Carmel, so while driving north I decided it’s time to visit Kona this time. Couple guys in my group never been at Kona so it was good for them to try. Since I know the concept as...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great feedback Sarmad. We are glad Becky took great care of you and your friends. I will share this review with Becky and my staff. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I visit this restaurant fairly regularly. They offer happy hour specials in the bar, for drinks and appetizers. It's got a great atmosphere, cool decor, and a very nice patio area. The food is very good, and they have a wide selection. I usually order...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review Mari. We are glad you have a great time dining at our establishment. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you dessert. Thanks again, Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager Kona...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

A work friend and I dined at Kona on an unseasonably warm October afternoon. When we walked in there was no wait and we requested an outdoor table and we were quickly seated. Our waitress promptly greeted us and gave us the lunch menu. We...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2017

Thanks for the great review. We are glad you are your work friend had a great time dining at our establishment. We do apologize about the honey ginger carrots and avocado egg rolls. Next time you do not like an item please ask to speak...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Love the atmosphere, staff is friendly and service is great. Food is fantastic. There is a sushi bar if you like that. Macadamia crusted chicken salad with honey mustard is to die for!

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

We are glad you had a great time dining at our establishment Cindy. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you dessert. Thanks, Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager Kona Grill

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I loveee Kona Grill, their food is so good! My mom and I used to come and when they had specials on their appetizers, we would order 3 or 4 of them and split them for our meal and they were delicious! The lettuce wraps...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thanks for the great review. We are glad you enjoy dining at our establishment. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you dessert. Thanks again! Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager Kona Grill

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I have enjoyed eating at the Kona Grill for the last 15 years and the food is superb as is the service and the atmosphere! It is a bar type restaurant without seating for small children but the quiet ambience versus loud noisy restaurants is...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Thanks for the great feedback. We are glad you enjoy dining at our establishment. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you dessert. Thanks again, Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager Kona Grill

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I eat at Kona a couple of times a month. The bar has a great atmosphere and the food is great as well. Happy hour has a wide variety drinks and appetizers. Ask for Josh. Best waiter ever!! Remembers our favorite drinks...More

Thank gschaeffer
Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017

Thanks for the great review. Josh is pretty awesome. I'll pass along your comments. Please ask for me on your next visit to Kona Grill. I would love to buy you dessert. Thanks again, Christian J. Kilgard Assistant General Manager Kona Grill

Reviewed 31 August 2017

On a business lunch, 4 of us came here. We had good service with an attentive server who had a great personality. We were in and out in an hour. We all ordered sushi rolls and I tried a roll with my favorite fish, sea...More

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Christian K, Manager at Kona Grill - Carmel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Kim, My name is Christian Kilgard. I'm the Assistant General Manager at Kona Grill in Carmel, IN. I'm glad you and your co-workers had a great time at our establishment. I apologize that you did not care for the Yamada roll. We would have gladly...More

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Robert S
31 January 2016|
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Response from CRMays | Reviewed this property |
7pm. I was told one night when we rushed there to get there before 6pm to order happy hour. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Sushi, Contemporary, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14395 Clay Terrace Blvd, Carmel, IN 46032-3613
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hamilton County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 317-566-1400
Description
Kona Grill was built on Exceptional Experiences and meals that create memories. Our global menu features contemporary American favorites, award-winning sushi, and specialty cocktails — all made from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. While the places that inspire our cuisine may be far away, a welcoming place that offers inspiring food, ultimate hospitality, and diverse choices is right around the corner.
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