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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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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 yesterday

Lava Lava offers perfect beach setting for casual eats at sunset. A lively crowd adds to the fun. Parking for restaurant guests isn't difficult.

Thank GeoGeek2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

went for happy hour and went to get changed and came back to a 1.5 hour wait, the hostesses and host remembered us and found us a table right away considering it was our last night, it was much appreciated. whether you sit on the...More

Thank Feddie O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate here upon our arrival on the big Island. My burger was overcooked but my husband‘s fish tacos were delicious. Super expensive resort prices – which is par for the course amazing location though. What a view!

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the beach ambiance of this place, by far its best feature. The bar and restaurant both were perfectly set up for beach-front open air enjoyment. The food was not the best I had during my time on the island, but wasn't anything to complain...More

Thank From5280ToZero
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sitting on the beach with you toes in the sand is hard not to love. The food reminds you you are in Hawaii. Kailua pork, ahi poke, fresh fish and mai tai’s. Ended up there several times this vacation.

Thank Doug L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic drinks: Mai Tai’s and Limeaid, bartenders are fun and great, setting is on the beach- perfect!!

Thank 896diane
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great place! They don't take reservations but thats a good thing, you show up put your name on the list and head for a walk down the beach. After enjoying the view you can enjoy a great meal. And then see the sunset!...More

Thank Rmac1164
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is perfect for families. Right on the ocean, great food, great Hawaiian atmosphere and a nice grassy area with play things to keep kids and adults busy while waiting for a table. The place was so good we ended up eating three meals...More

Thank K B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is casual but classy. The mai tais are amazing! We shared fish tacos and a fish sandwich, both with ahi tuna. Staff was very friendly and took good care of us. It is right on the beach and you can put your coverup...More

Thank MapleLeaf14
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great fun and lunch was very good, Close to the ocean. Great service. Bought the hat and looking forward to visiting again soon.

Thank bschallert
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Debbie C
31 December 2017|
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Response from xilouie | Reviewed this property |
I will be back every 3 months!
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.
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
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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