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Best American Restaurants in Kailua-Kona


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A photo of Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Kailua-Kona
Booked 26 times today
Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar in Hawaii offers an unforgettable dining experience, with many reviewers recommending it for its fantastic American cuisine. Known for its fresh fish dishes and a delightful variety of options including Beyond Burger, pineapple burre Blanc sauce, and the pokestack appetizer, Papa Kona has earned the accolade of being 'one of our favorites in Kona.' Not only is the food noteworthy, but the restaurant's location by the ocean provides patrons with outstanding views and a charming ambiance, further enhanced by live music. The service is equally commendable, with guests complimenting the efficient and friendly staff. Overall, Papa Kona embodies the essence of good American cuisine, by providing high-quality food, excellent service, a stunning location, and a warm, welcoming atmosphere.
A photo of Island Lava Java Bistro restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Kailua-Kona
Booked 31 times today
Island Lava Java Bistro, located in Hawaii, is an impressive ambassador of contemporary American cuisine. With its top-rated dishes like eggs Benedict, Margherita pizza, macadamia nut and banana waffles, it offers a fantastic blend of traditional and modern American food. Notably mentioned are the generous food portions, quality ingredients, good value, and remarkable variety. Patrons particularly praise the restaurant's ocean view, friendly staff, and efficient service. The ahi poke bowl and guava BBQ ribs come highly recommended, as does breakfast. Reviews note the dining experience is further enhanced with live music, though it's noted to be a tad loud. The restaurant is also known for its stunning view, making it an ideal spot for enjoying sunsets. With its excellent customer service, and delicious food, Island Lava Java Bistro is indeed a unique culinary destination.
A photo of Huggo's on the Rocks restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Kailua-Kona
Serving lunch, sunset cocktails and pupus, and dinner daily, On the Rocks welcomes you day and night!The menus offers a vast array of refreshing tropical libations and innovative dishes all prepared with the freshest island ingredientsand made to perfection.Happy hour begins at 3PM, ending at 5PM daily, with a great selection of cocktails and pupus offered!Kau kau (eat), kick back and enjoy the toes-in-the sand ambiance at On the Rocks!
A photo of Kona Inn Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Kailua-Kona
Booked 9 times today
Kona Inn Restaurant, situated in Kona, is a celebrated establishment known for its exquisite American cuisine. Patrons regularly commend the restaurant for its variety and quality of dishes, especially the perfectly done calamari, excellent fresh fish, delicious ribs, and the signature Kona Mud Pie. The Ahi tuna stack, macadamia crusted Mahi, and grilled chicken breast with Hawaiian sauce also come highly recommended. Besides the food, the locale itself is praised for its beautiful ambiance and spectaular oceanic views, providing an ideal setting for viewing sunsets. The restaurant offers both impeccable service and good value for money, making it a must-visit destination in Kona.
A photo of Chefs & Table restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Kailua-Kona
Booked 3 times today
Are you looking for a unique dining experience? Look no further than Chefs and Table Kona's new pop-up space! Featuring a rotating lineup of local and visiting chefs, this space offers an exciting opportunity to try new cuisine and learn from top culinary experts. From multi-course dinners to seminars on cooking techniques and wine pairings. Join us for an unforgettable culinary journey, surrounded by like-minded food enthusiasts in a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere.
A photo of Wailele Cafe - OUTRIGGER Kona Resort restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Keauhou
Booked 2 times today
Wailele Cafe situated in the OUTRIGGER Kona Resort stands as one of the finest purveyors of American cuisine. Known for its impeccable service, the cafe extends a warm hospitality which has been acclaimed in numerous reviews, with one guest stating they experienced "hands down best service". The cafe bridges the gap between traditional and contemporary American cuisine, offering deliciously crafted dishes such as Shortribs, Grilled Ahi Tuna, and the crowd's favorite, Macadamia Nut Pie. Aside from the food, patrons also enjoy live music which adds to the overall dining experience. The cafe also caters to various dietary preferences, as testified by a customer who savored a "full course vegan meal". Capturing the essence of American dining with a twist, Wailele Cafe is an unmissable culinary destination.
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