Kona Grill - Oakbrook

4.3
2679 Reviews
$30 and under
Contemporary American
Welcome to Kona Grill in Oak Brook Promenade, conveniently located between the Oak Brook and Yorktown Center malls. We invite you to enjoy your local paradise after work or a day of shopping. Fresh, wild caught fish is flown in daily to craft award-winning sushi, while contemporary American entrees are prepared from scratch in-house. Be sure to try out our unrivaled happy hour. And don’t leave until you’ve tried one of the handcrafted cocktails, ice cold draft beer, or a glass of wine selected from the extensive drink menu. The restaurant’s diverse menu and contemporary ambience provide the perfect venue for special occasions like bridal showers, baby showers, birthday celebrations, business meetings, date night, or just any occasion really.

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Experiences

  • Kona Grill Date Night

    $39.00 per person

    Multiple dates available

    The search is over for the PERFECT DATE NIGHT! Make your reservation for DATE NIGHT at Kona Grill, offered every Sunday through Wednesday for $39 per person. This special menu features your choice of 1 of the 3 listed signature starters, Ribeye Meatballs or Lobster Toast or Ribeye Sliders. Followed by your choice of 2 of the 4 listed entrees, Sweet-Chili Glazed Salmon or Big Island Ribeye or Korean 5-Spiced Ribs or Assorted Sushi Board. Finishing your night off with Coffee Bread Pudding & a shot of Bailey’s. Add a bottle of Lunetta Prosecco, Chateau St. Michelle Chardonnay, or Two Vines Cabernet for $25.

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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Contactless payment available
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 2679 people are saying
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vipMichaelP
Chicago
306 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great meal - KG 🍔🍟 with sushi & salad, French dip and chips, and numerous diet Coke’s. Thank you for fantastic hospitality.
Cheers…

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for the 5 star rating! It's appreciated!

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vipYrral
Chicago
62 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Great food, great service, great music. Prices are getting quite high.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded a day ago

Thank you for the 5 star rating! It's appreciated!

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JanocquaH
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food5service3ambience4

Great food. Service could be better. Overall great restaurant

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to rate your visit. We truly appreciate it.

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vipLaura
Chicago
30 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Good food but the drinks and sushi rolls are a little pricey.
$13 for a Moscow Mule.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for the 5 star rating! It's appreciated!

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vipGabriela
Chicago
13 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall2food1service2ambience2

The food was over for the quality. Sushi had mostly rice, extremely small amount of fish. Hamburger bun was a double size of the tiny hamburger. I would not recommend unless you want to eat overpriced rice and hamburger bun.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 2 days ago

Dear Gabriela, Thank you for letting us know about your experience at Kona Grill. We are very sorry we did not meet your expectations and did not live up to our own high standards. To show our appreciation, I invite you to come back and give us one more try. Please ask for me so I can make certain you have the exceptional experience we strive to give. We hope you will give us another opportunity to serve you. Thank you again. Best regards, Angela H AGM

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Emptynesterlife
Chicago
6 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Surf and Turf did not dissappoint nor did the sea bass.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for the 5 star rating! It's appreciated!

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vipdine4fun
Chicago
36 reviews
Dined on January 17, 2022
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Everything okay as usual from dining in the patio to ordering from the Early Bird Special menu.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for your continued support dine4fun!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on January 16, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mike was amazing! Thank you so much for an amazing experience! We so appreciate him taking the extra care and attention with out table.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 18, 2022

Thank you very much for such a great review! We work hard to provide the freshest, made from scratch food served in the best environment possible. I am so happy to see that you were able to experience that in your last visit with us. I will make sure that I convey your recognition of Mikey today. I am sure that she will be happy to see your review.

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vipMichaelP
Chicago
307 reviews
Dined on January 16, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great brunch - flowing diet Coke’s w the chicken sandwich/ fries / and the colossal brownie dessert- Cheers

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 18, 2022

Thank you for the 5 star rating and great review! It's appreciated!

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vipYrral
Chicago
63 reviews
Dined on January 16, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Maria, my server, was very conscientious and tended to my every need. Always asked if I needed anything and brought whatever I needed very quickly. Cudos to her.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 18, 2022

Thank you very much for such a great review! We work hard to provide the freshest, made from scratch food served in the best environment possible. I am so happy to see that you were able to experience that in your last visit with us. I will make sure that I convey your recognition of Maria today. I am sure that she will be happy to see your review.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on January 15, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My husband and I took the kids out for sushi. My kids loved the bento box with the orange bear. I’ve never seen them eat all of their food so fast. My husband had the shrimp stir fry and I had the combo. Both were delicious and the portion sizes were perfect.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 16, 2022

Thank you for the 5 star rating and great review! It's appreciated!

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on January 15, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a couples date night. The four of us enjoyed the appetizers avocado rolls and pot stickers and entrees, Tuna, Steak, Burger. The service was friendly and efficient. The atmosphere was fun and the outdoor dining was actually indoor-like.
Looking forward to returning.

Thank you-

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded 2 days ago

Thank you for the 5 star rating! It's appreciated!

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kpink
Chicago
12 reviews
Dined on January 15, 2022
Overall1food1service4ambience4

Completely disappointing. We had asked for a different table initially and we were told that the other tables were reserved for people with reservations. We had a reservation!!! WTF?? Plenty of empty tables, but the restaurant chose to sit people
Very close together. Other than that the food wast good either. It was served luke warm from the kitchen and it was very bland. Very expensive for what you got. Overall a poor experience. We will not be going back.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 16, 2022

It's always hard to hear a guest didn't enjoy their visit with us. Please reach out to Julie Novak GM at 630.515.8395, so we may learn more details of your experience and earn back your trust.

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veteran
Chicago
8 reviews
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Menu choices were great as was our dinner. The DJ was great. I don’t think a Cosmo of the quality I was served should cost $15.00. Host staff is always polite.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 16, 2022

We thank you for the honest feedback and high star rating veteran.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
7 reviews
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The drinks and the food was excellent as usual. Our waiter and bartender provided superb service.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 16, 2022

Thank you for the 5 star rating and kind words! It's appreciated! We're looking forward to your next visit.

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vipMandy
Chicago
24 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The lettuce wraps, angry EDEMAME, Kona sliders and bama roll are so good. The happy hour menu is amazing! Enrique was very friendly server too!!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 13, 2022

Dear Mandy, Thank you very much for such a great review! We work hard to provide the freshest, made from scratch food served in the best environment possible. I am so happy to see that you were able to experience that in your last visit with us. I will make sure that I convey your recognition of Enrique today. I am sure that he will be happy to see your review.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had the Chili Sweet Salman and the Chilean Sea Bass. Both were quite good. We had Avocado egg rolls which was our first and tasted great. The drinks were quite good.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 11, 2022

We appreciate your review and 5 star rating. Thank you!

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vipYrral
Chicago
63 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience2

DJ music still has not improved. Mostly new age and rap. DJ also was not wearing a mask. Thought all employees were required to wear masks.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 11, 2022

Thank you for bringing this to our attention and for your continued support Yrral.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
63 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I’m always happy to dine here

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 8, 2022

Thank you for the kind words and 5 star rating!

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Goldylocks77
Chicago
9 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent sushi as usual! Took advantage of the happy hour pricing and then had their chili salmon which was outstanding! I usually have the macadamia nut chicken, another favorite! Love Kona Grill!!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 6, 2022

Thank you for the rave review Goldylocks77! We appreciate your support and 5 star rating!

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PaulS
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mason was a great server. Attentive, pointed out great menu items and specials.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 6, 2022

Thank you for the 5 star rating and review PaulS! And Mason appreciates the recognition too!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love the variety of food choices. From sushi, to steaks, to hamburger, to chicken. I had the filet and it was cooked perfectly. The wait staff is very attentive. They ask for reservations and tables are "socially distant".

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

We're pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit with us. Thank you for taking the time to share details and we appreciate the 5 stars!

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RebeccaH
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and service were excellent. Great ambience. I was not even disturbed by the tv's because they were out of the way of eye level. Our server had perfect timing and was very busy so I appreciated her effort! The rolls and ribeye and macadamia nut pie were all so delicious!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

Thank you for sharing the details of your visit with us RebeccaH! We appreciate the 5 star rating too!

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JimT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall3food2service4ambience4

We had fried calamari for starter. It was very chewy and over cooked. I had the prime rib medium rare which was more chewy than I expected my wife had the sushi and said it was very good I personally was very disappointed in the quality of my meal. Our waiter was awesome. Very friendly very attentive very professional

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

Thank you for your review and honest feedback JimT. Please reach out to Julie Novak GM at 630.515.8395, so we may earn back your trust.

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Was told that only tables were available but there was open booths during my visit. Calamari (appetizer) was not good and the alcoholic drink I ordered was disgusting. We never made it to a main dish, left and got some fantastic pizza!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

It's always disappointing to learn a guest did not enjoy their time with us. Please reach out to Julie Novak GM at 630.515.8395, so we can make this right.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Glad we reserved in advance because we were seated right away. Great variety on the menu. Drinks were delicious. Potstickers were cooked perfectly. My husband loved the salmon and I thought the rainbow roll was very good. Service was excellent, even the people clearing tables were were attentive and friendly. We will definitely be back!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

We appreciate your kind words, detailed review and 5 star rating! And we're looking forward to your next visit with us.

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CarlosB
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Mason our server was amazing, very good recommendations he made!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

We're pleased to hear you enjoyed Mason's service! Thank you for the kind words and 5 star rating. Mason will appreciate the recognition too!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 27, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Upon entering the restaurant, the service immediately attended to our needs and helped us. Food was extremely well prepared and filling!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

Thank you for the wonderful review and kind words! It's appreciated!

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vipdine4fun
Chicago
36 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Kona grill great as usual. Always go there especially when our daughter comes to visit us.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 30, 2021

We appreciate your continued support and 5 star rating dine4fun!

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vipelizabeth2651
Chicago
34 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service is amazing. Happy Hour selection, prices, and times/hours are very generous!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

Thank you for the 5 star rating and positive review elizabeth2651! It's appreciated!

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vipSteveC
Chicago
7 reviews
Dined on December 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great. Perfect place and great atmosphere

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on January 4, 2022

Thank you for the 5 star rating and kind words SteveC! It's appreciated!

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vipFoodymiss
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall3food3service1ambience3

We had a 5:15 pm dinner reservation and didn’t receive our food until 1:30 later! Ridiculous and not acceptable. It was Christmas Day and many customers were waiting a long time for their food too. The reason is because the kitchen was spending more time preparing meals for carry out than for the customers in the restaurant. Our waiter was great, but management’s priorities are a serious problem.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

We appreciate your honest feedback. Please know that we did our absolute best to take care of all the guests who chose Kona on Christmas. Please reach out to Julie Novak 630.515.8395, so we may earn back your trust.

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vipJamesL
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall3food5service5ambience3

Had to wait an hour and 1/2 for our entrees which was just sushi. Not sure what the problem was but every table was waiting quite awhile for their food

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

We appreciate your honest feedback. Please know that we did our absolute best to take care of all the guests who chose Kona on Christmas. Please reach out to Julie Novak 630.515.8395, so we may earn back your trust.

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RachelC
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience2

We booked a party of 4 on Christmas at 4pm. We were seated fairly quickly and greeted promptly as well. Specialty cocktails were just okay. The table really enjoyed the avocado egg rolls appetizer. My filet was over cooked and not very tender. My mom said the prime rib was good and my dad said the same about his ribeye. Cheeseburger for my daughter was definitely not worth $21. Overall the service was great but I don’t feel the quality of food/drinks was what it should be for the price.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

We appreciate your honest feedback and thank you for rating your visit RachelC.

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Nick
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall4food5service3ambience3

Very short staffed. Food took a while. Food was good but expensive.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

Thank you for the high star rating and honest feedback Nick. It's appreciated.

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opheliab
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience3

Open fo Xmas. Went for a 2 pm reservation. Food arrived at 3:30. Very nice waitress but very understaffed. Food arrived cold. Afraid to think how lonf dessert and coffee would have taken. We just ate and left. Never had a bad experience here before. Manager explained that understaffed in kitchen and on floor. Considering this is an expensive restaurant and people want value for their $, felt it was truly a no win situation for everyone.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

We appreciate your honest feedback. Please know that we did our absolute best to take care of all those who chose Kona on Christmas. Please reach out to Julie Novak 630.515.8395, so we may earn back your trust.

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vipThreeElls
Chicago
25 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Christmas!

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

Thank you for the 5 star rating ThreeElls! It's appreciated!

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vipTeriB
Tampa
15 reviews
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall1food3service1ambience1

Expectations exceeded restaurant's commitment to cleaning and service. Smelled like a combo of a long ago spilled dirty martini and old grease. After waiting 20 minutes for any service, we left. Glorified dirty bar.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

Kona Grill is fully committed to providing a clean, safe environment for our guests. Our restaurant is detailed daily, in addition to the specialty covid cleaners that treat our facility. If willing, please reach out to Julie Novak GM at 630.515.8395, so we may invite you back.

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ErinL
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

The food was excellent albeit a bit pricey on the butter cake dessert ($15 small cake).
It was Christmas so servers understaffed but excellent otherwise.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

Thank you for dining with us, rating your experience and providing your honest feedback ErinL. It's appreciated.

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IrmaC
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a great experience, the food was delicious, we had good service and the host was accommodating and friendly we asked for a different table and he gave it to us. Enjoyed the music too good mix.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook
Responded on December 29, 2021

We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit with us IrmaC! Thank you for the kind words and 5 star rating!

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You can order delivery directly from Kona Grill - Oakbrook using the Order Online button. Kona Grill - Oakbrook also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (630) 515-8395.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook is rated 4.3 stars by 2679 OpenTable diners.

Kona Grill - Oakbrook does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.konagrill.com/more/gift-cards.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.