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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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“pizza” (1,942 reviews)
“sampler” (244 reviews)
“salad” (413 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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74-5612 Pawai Pl, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1617
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Reviewed yesterday

The brewery tour was good but the food at their restaurant is excellent. Our group had pizza, fish tacos, and salads and they were all excellent.

Thank Beenthere216
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been there last three vacations on island and each time Little more frustrating. If you haven’t been there you should try it. But might wait for a while during peak times. Food is average for a brewery,service is ok but more of a Hard Rock...More

Thank Patrick P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived around 4:30 on Sunday and there was already an hour wait. We heard 4pm is a good time if you want to beat the crowd. There is a band from 5-8 on Sunday. We walked around the bar and got a high top...More

Thank Jim_F_Chicago
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you're a beer lover, a visit here is a great way to try some of their limited release brews. There's almost always a wait, so plan ahead for that. We sat outside and split a few appetizers - wings and some nachos. The food...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm not a beer drinker, but I hear that it's great. Went and had some of the fresh made guacamole and chips and pizza. It was very delicious, service was great. It was super busy but we didn't have to wait long to be served...More

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Obviously Kona brew beers are delicious even for non-beer drinkers! But the restaurant has the BEST pizza on the island! Great to go for a chill night with friends!!

Thank ninabeebuzzin
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place had some good pizza,not your run of the mill but nothing to fancy, they also have a great selection of beer. way better food they some of the stuff by the ocean.

Thank FogHat13
Reviewed 3 days ago

Delicious food and an amazing array of delicious beers to match! As a few other people have mentioned, crowds are an issue. Luckily we were eagle-eyed and seized a seat quite quickly, but can imagine that this may be difficult at times. We chose to...More

Thank Mark-Riverlife
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you’re a craft beer lover, hungry or like a clean, comfortable, tropical place to eat, drink and have fun this is it.

Thank Eli1157
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived at 5:30 pm and were told an hour wait and it was just that. Had the beer of the week - Lavaman a red ale which was quite good. Ordered the Captain Cook’s pizza and was very good and frankly better than I expected....More

Thank Dave J
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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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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, 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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