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Foster's Kitchen

75-5805 Alii Dr, Suite DU, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1374
+1 808-326-1600
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75-5805 Alii Dr, Suite DU, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1374
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Foster's Kitchen
1. Fresh
"This is a 5 on any scale."
Jerry B
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2. Local
"Great food."
Richard G
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3. Scratch
" Everything is made from scratch with all fresh ingredients!"
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1 - 10 of 422 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We were at Foster's in April and had an absolutely horrible experience, We provided a review. If we have a poor experience we will not go back for a minimum of 90 days. So with our 90 days up (yes we are locals, not tourists),...More

Thank Iceman907
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Kona has a bit of a Daytona Beach strip-vibe and some of the restaurants were just a little too rowdy and heavy on the blender-drinks and big-a@@ seafood plates vibe. Foster's sits above the strip on the second floor, and the walk upstairs is worth...More

Thank alongtrip80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate fish tacos. Enough for 2 people. Cajun blackened fish. Would highly recommend. Great beer and mixed drink choices. Also recommend lava cake. Good place for couples and families. Live music.

1  Thank Docmark320
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner at Foster’s on our last night on Hawaii. It had been recommended & met every expectation. Perfect location upstairs with view over the ocean with the sunset. Our server, Shantelle, was friendly, efficient, and made great recommendations. We enjoyed our evening with...More

Thank LovetoTravel614
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hostesses were horrible and not very inviting. Seemed almost confused when we told her we would stay at the bar. Bartender was very friendly. Nice atmosphere. View to the beach was nice. I really liked seeing the manager walking around and engaging with the guests....More

Thank Cutler B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's over sad to leave Kona but the time had come again for our "last supper". We found Foster's Kitchen to be tasty, fresh to table, and presentation wonderful. Live entertainment, beautiful views of the bay being on the second floor. Great service. We will...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice staff - good fresh southern style food - nice gumbo - hot lavacake - 2$ off for appetizer and Alkohol between 2-5 pm

Thank dennys34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fosters sources a lot of their food locally and much of it is organic so when you eat here you're also supporting local farmers. The wait staff is very welcoming and attentive. The food is fantastic from salads to burgers to steak to lava cake,...More

Thank dnakng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were four of us who enjoyed visiting Foster's. We did have a reservation and were seated immediately in a great spot with a view of the sunset. The server was excellent and attentive. Wine/beer list was good and choices were appropriate. My wife had...More

Thank jackfrost0904
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a solid meal in Kona, I would recommend Foster’s Kitchen. Very good food, great service and an excellent view. Lot’s of gluten-free options.

Thank Peroni16
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Questions & Answers
11 April 2018|
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Response from Jeffrey F | Property representative |
Yes we do. All items that can be prepared GF are marked on our menu with an icon. Mahalo
James W
26 August 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey F | Property representative |
Aloha James, mahalo for your interest in our place. Unfortunately we will not be open on Thanksgiving. We are very people oriented and want our staff to be able to spend time with their friends and families on this holiday... More
5 February 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey F | Property representative |
We have been working on our webpage. It should be live this week at fosterskitchen . com. Mahalo for your interest in us and have a wonderful day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5805 Alii Dr, Suite DU, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1374
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-1600
  • E-mail
Fresh from the land and sea around the big of Hawai'i, we offer locally sourced food for your enjoyment.
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