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Kona Brewing Company Pub & Brewery

74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
+1 808-334-2739
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While in Kailua Kona, Hawaii, having a local beverage on a warm night seems like a must. The Kona Brewery has done a great job marketing their line of Hawaiian craft beers both on the islands and on the mainland. Their merch at the brewery...More

Thank boris1959
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend tour (book in advance advised) and staying for lunch is good idea as restaurant is very good and you can sample more beers!

Thank Martha L
Reviewed 2 days ago

In our month in Kona we went to Kona Brewing 3 times. It's a busy place at dinner expect to wait almost an hour for an outside table between 5pm and 8pm. The tables at the bar area inside are first come first served. Our...More

Thank WintersR4beaches
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pack em in pack em out. They just lookin to get tables dined, beerd, cleared and repeat. No eye contact no memory

Thank Wade W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Actually everything good. Pork sandwiches excellent compliment. Didn't do your but not necessary. Ordered a paddle and got samples I wanted.

Thank kda5
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lunch was wonderful. When you drive up, it doesn't look like much, but there are great garden tables as well as inside tables. There is no view, but it is a fun atmosphere. The food was tasty. The beers and wine were fantastic. And the...More

Thank anders59
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awesome!!!! Good service. Got in and out quick. Beer was great, lots to choose from. We got pizza, pork/rice, salad and beer. All were above par!

Thank brittany s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Mostly open seating under umbrellas with a nice cool breeze. We tried to get reservations for 5 days for 11 before they could get us in On the last day of our visit. Was it worth it? Idk, it was ok. It was a long...More

Thank wgechter
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Kona Brewing has the best beer selection of any place in Kona. There are many beers here that you will never get anywhere else. I can definitely recommend this to everyone.

Thank Deathoncall
Reviewed 4 days ago

Extremely helpful staff. We are contractors in the state of Florida. We absolutely love the beer this company provides and we are looking to expand our horizons and team up with an incredible company to pursue business in the future. I spoke to a sales...More

Thank Todd A
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15 June 2017|
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Response from EmilySLP | Reviewed this property |
I would! We showed up and there was only 1 ticket left. There are only 2 tours daily, at 10:30am & 3pm. The tour is $10 which includes the sampling of 4 beers, so it pays for itself.
Ann W
3 April 2017|
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Response from JeffSpain1998 | Reviewed this property |
yes! We had our 15 and 13 year old kids with us.
9 March 2017|
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Response from tom d | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-334-2739
The 2,000-square-foot outdoor lanai, surrounded by lush tropical vegetation and tiki torches, offers seating for 175 patrons. Customers also can enjoy a cool meal or beverage inside the air-conditioned bar area at one of several surrounding tables or at the koa U-shaped bar itself. Inside the bar area is the retail store, stocked with colorful T-shirts, hats, towels, coasters, mugs and much more.
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