We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601 (Alii Drive)
+1 808-326-2002
Website
Today
07:00 - 21:30
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

2,501 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 2,373: English reviews
Seattle, Washington
Level Contributor
70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came here for lunch several times, as our friends who live here said it was good. Nothing like having a local tell you where the good places are! They have great fish & specials every time we went there. Their desserts were to die for too! Everything on the menu looked good, and they had creative ways to present... More 

Helpful?
Thank NorthWestWind
Austin, Texas, United States
Level Contributor
27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have had dinner here on several occasions over time and find the quality and quantity of the meals exceptional. We used OpenTable to reserve our table. We were seated in the best seats in the house and within 5 minutes of our reservation. By using OpenTable we were given a free appetizer. Service and food are both superior to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ed G
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Yummy food! The biscuits n gravy w/ chicken parm is fantastic! Breakfast burrito also a favorite! Don't miss the perfectly prepared hollandaise either. So many great breakfast items. Wonderful service. Amazing view of Kailua Bay with good people watching too. Great happy hour specials at the bar as well. Even clean bathrooms, which are few and far between in this... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rebecca H
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to breakfast here the first day in Kona. This restaurant said they had the best breakfast in Kona. After eating there I'm hoping that's not true since I have five more days here. I had the Kalua pork omelette and my wife had the crab eggs Benedict. The omelette was supposed to be a three egg version but if... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bill B
Winnipeg, Canada
Level Contributor
173 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here on a whim. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. We had the poke nachos and for mains had the scallop risotto and the Parmesan crusted mahi mahi The food was very good but this is not a restaurant is you are on a budget

Helpful?
Thank Kelly K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate lunch here on our first day and dinner on our last night. The fresh catch, tuna & sanddaps we're excellent. The bar tender & waitstaff were helpful in making both our drink (they have a full bar with lots of specialty drinks) & dinner selections. We waited for a table on the ledge the second time but the... More 

Helpful?
Thank 0604sherry
Malmo, Sweden
Level Contributor
16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ended upp at this restaurant by chance the first day, we were given a free starter of calamari with 2 dipps. It was fantastic. After this we had some white fish on a bed of wasabi mash. wow. Next day I had a macadamia nut crusted fish and my partner had a seafood sallad. The food kept on amazing... More 

Helpful?
Thank SaraPerlerup
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this place. Have never had a bad meal here. Definitely a good fish chef. Super views of the bay too.

Helpful?
Thank Terry M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best meal we had on the island the entire trip. The smiles, and the thanks all just added to a great meal. Fabulous seafood. Thank you.

Helpful?
Thank S G
Seattle
Level Contributor
129 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were a little desperate to get a reservation for someplace to eat on Valentines Day. We got a reservation here. The Nacho poki appetizers were good. The fish entrees were overcooked, and we had to flag down a server, first to get us utensils and water, and then later on for a glass of wine and to clean off... More 

Helpful?
Thank seatravelerSeattle

Travellers who viewed Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks also viewed

Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
 
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
 
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii
 

Been to Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 35
Cuisine
American, Soups, Hawaiian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:30
Monday
07:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:30
Thursday
07:00 - 21:30
Friday
07:00 - 21:30
Saturday
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601
    (Alii Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-2002
Description
Fish Hopper - Kailua-Kona * Experience the beauty of the Pacific Ocean at The Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks, overlooking Kailua Bay on the Big Island Hawaii. Enjoy fresh Big Island and seafood flown in weekly from California. Our bar serves up signature Bucket of Fire and Volcano flaming drinks and is the perfect oceanfront location to gather with friends for Happy Hour. We are within walking distance to shops and historic sites. A landmark (formerly the Ocean View Inn) and a local favorite Kona restaurant since 1934. The Fish Hopper has been beautifully restored to expand upon its spectacular ocean views. We proudly serve seafood from sustainable sources, harvested by methods that do not harm the environment. Open daily from 730am-930pm.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Kelowna, Canada
2 months ago
Florence, Oregon
2 months ago

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?