Magics Beach Grill

4.6
960 Reviews
$30 and under
Pacific Rim
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All of us at Magic's extend our heartfelt Aloha during this extraordinary time. We've created a safe space for you to nourish body and spirit, savor Kona's beauty, and toast each other with a cold beverage and fresh, vibrant, flavorful food.

Hours of Operation:
Grill: Mon-Sat 11:00a to 8:00p; Sunday Brunch 10:00a to 3:00p
Beach Shack: Every day 8:30a to 3:00p
Please call the restaurant to confirm your reservation at 808-662-4427. Mahalo!

We are closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Magics Beach Grill oceanfront restaurant creates a relaxed place full of vibrant dishes, refreshing cocktails and a welcoming atmosphere designed to fit naturally into the Kona way of life. We have sought out relationships with Hawaii's most cherished farmers, fishers and growers and we can't wait to

Support Magics Beach Grill during COVID-19

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
What 960 people are saying
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vipSteveV
Orange County
8 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall2food1service2ambience4

Great location but go for a drink not the food

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Angie our server was excellent. We got there at 4:30 so we could see the sunset and were there until 7. The wedge salad and ahi were terrific

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Jande
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great shelia was a terrific server

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vipFoodie
Columbus
24 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food3service4ambience3

The staff were pleasant and the service was good. However, we both had the fish taco dinner. It consisted of 2 flour tacos with two small pieces of dry fish and 2 small scoops of coconut rice. Not much food for $21 per plate!

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BradH
Hawaii
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good food friendly people

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EdwardN
Milwaukee
5 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our waiter Jason was great. Offered suggestions on drinks and meals. Food was excellent. Our apps were shrimp skillet, pork belly skillet and Brussel sprouts which all were great. My wife had the chowder and my son had the fish and chips and both loved them. I had the fish tacos and would recommend them to anyone.
Great location on the water. Waves were fantastic to watch as well as the individuals in surf and body boards.

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vipDerb
Seattle
34 reviews
Dined on January 12, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful view of huge surf at Magic! Good service. Enjoyed our meals. We'll go back!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 11, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved our waitress, Felicia . Good was very good. Right on ocean.

JM
JacquelineM
1 review
Dined on January 11, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always, good food, good service and great atmosphere. AND lots of Majic going on there!😁

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vipMartymaz
Hawaii
183 reviews
Dined on January 11, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The setting is iconic Hawaii, the service is friendly and intelligent and the food is a delicious casual local fare. Visiting? Great spot. Have guests visiting? Great spot. The two of us make this a regular lunch stop and the overall experience can’t be beat.

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Kurt50
1 review
Dined on January 10, 2022
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Mushroom pasta was fabulous. Wine a little limited but what was on it was good.

OT
OpenTable Diner
Anchorage
3 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing brunch!!! Amazing view! Great staff! We were kinda sad they did not offer a brunch menu but hey we still left full!

Would go back over and over again! Service on point! Everything

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OpenTable Diner
Hawaii
2 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The breadfruit wedges were very tasty and crispy, cooked to perfection!

The fish chowder was also very good and had perfect flavor

The creme brulet was excellent and good sized

The fried banana bread with Tahitian ice cream was a new treat we haven’t had yet and was very food, natural flavors came through

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DianeW
Hawaii
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I live in Kona and Magic’s Beach Grill is my favorite restaurant. The beach side tables provide an amazing view of all the keki trying to bodyboard & yellow tang fish in the ocean. Magic’s food is amazing and I love that the brunch menu changes from week to week. Dirty ulu fries is a must, they are “”broke da mout” ono!

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SteveG
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Magics Beach Gill for Sunday brunch never disappoints!
The menu is always new and the scenery is very nice.

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vipSarahH
Hawaii
7 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2022
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Fantastic location and views. Glad to see how busy things are...but with that comes, at times, slow service. Our pre-dinner cocktails arrived with the entree basically. Bar service has tended to be slow.The fish tacos and pork belly dish were both very delicious! Great place to dine with friends.

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Globetrotter
Nashville
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2022
Overall5food4service4ambience4

One of our favorite places in Kona. Despite being in a touristy location, the food is always great and the service warm. We love the incorporation of ulu (breadfruit) in the menu. Don’t miss it!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2022
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Perfect service and atmosphere as always. Our go to neighborhood restaurant when we’re in Hawaii.

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Angel
Hawaii
4 reviews
Dined on December 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Heather is a great server!!! The food was great and We loved beeing seated by the water.

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MicheleN
Salt Lake City
3 reviews
Dined on December 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The seafood chowder tasted homemade in the best possible way and might have been the best seafood chowder I have had. The umami aoli that came with ulu fries was out of this world. The house made specialty soda was delicious. I would definitely eat here again tomorrow.

OT
OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Was there during Magic hours and got discount on pupus. The dirty ulu and Brussels were both awesome, as was the farmers salad, which changes weekly. Our server Jason was attentive and delightful. Perfect meal experience.

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LynnaeR
Hawaii
1 review
Dined on December 27, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience3

We arrived on time for our 5:30 reservations and were seated within 10 minutes. The table we were given was not very well placed (back away from the railing, next to the wall, by the kitchen door) but it was on the patio which we had requested. Our Caesar salad was very tasty; our ono fish and chips were not (the fish was over cooked, fries were soggy and barely warm). Our draft beers were slightly flat (local Kona brewing IPA). We enjoyed the view of the busy beach and the pleasant breezes. Go for the ambiance, not for the food.

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vipMARIAP
Denver
13 reviews
Dined on December 26, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Lovely place! My fav Mai Tai in town for sure!

OT
OpenTable Diner
Hawaii
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was perfect. Waitress was really nice and polite. Sunset was amazing and really romantic. Food was delicious and service really fast. Price was ok. 5 stars from us :-)

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vipmargie
Chicago
9 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We dined here on Christmas Eve and enjoyed the location and sunset view so much!! Service was great and they offered some fun specials for Christmas Eve. Would definitely recommend and return when we visit Kona next time.

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StephS
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Made a reservation ahead of time for Christmas Eve. Staff was so friendly and service was fast. Beautiful oceanside views for k the table. Food was delicious!

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vipAdamH
San Francisco
9 reviews
Dined on December 22, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience5

Amazing location and great drinks. Food was good but service started out pretty poor- dinner arrived before appetizers and several orders were wrong. Our server was replaced, and everything went smoothly afterwards.

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MMCR
Denver
3 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Made our special night even better. Great service. Fresh food. The shrimp was my favorite, and the ahi nachos were a fantastic start! Can’t wait to return!!

MJ
vipMaddieJ
Chicago
51 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Such an amazing experience….hearing the waves crash while you have a delicious dinner and drinks was a not to be missed experience. Easy parking and a great view….

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The atmosphere and view are both excellent. Our food was very good. I recommend the fish tacos and fondue burger.

DB
DennisB
Hawaii
2 reviews
Dined on December 20, 2021
Overall3food1service5ambience5

The staff couldn’t be more helpful and attentive!!! Unfortunately the food was so so and my fish sandwich was actually cold not sure they heated it at all. Maigics has one of the best locations in Kona and the staff is hard working too bad the food didn’t match up with the staff

OT
OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent…Server Kelly is a pro‼️

OT
OpenTable Diner
Hawaii
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was fantastic.
He had a big party table in his section he balanced us a table for two and the party extremely well. Service was there when you needed it. Just in time like he knew when without us asking. Wicked Wahine is the bomb. The Dirty ulu fries, Pasta, flatbread and Ahi fish sandwich are always fantastic. Hats off to the entire staff. A beautiful night was made even better by you.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a table next to the ocean side/beach and it was lovely. The food was great and the waiter was attentive yet allowed us to take our time and enjoy.

CJ
CherylJ
Hawaii
2 reviews
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Recommended by our host whose absolutely loves the place and we weren't disappointed!
Server was informative and super helpful with menu suggestions and selections

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Lovely welcome and service right at reserved time. Excellent burger and maitai

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RonB
1 review
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Great food and nice atmosphere! We didn't have the best table and should have waited for a better one!

MB
vipMorrisB
New England
1 review
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful location. Good food. Friendly people. Highly recommended.

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Michelle
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall3food2service2ambience3

Hush puppies were burnt. Server brought the wrong meal for 2 out of 3 of us so the wait was exceptionally long while they went back to make the meals. Pasta was tasteless so had to add a bunch of salt and pepper. Super disappointed

JR
JoeR
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience3

Good was very good, disappointed in the table for a special occasion

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You can order delivery directly from Magics Beach Grill using the Order Online button. Magics Beach Grill also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (808) 662-4427.

Magics Beach Grill is rated 4.6 stars by 960 OpenTable diners.

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.