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Fish Hopper Seafood and Steaks

75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601
+1 808-326-2002
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp trio” (31 reviews)
“clam chowder” (132 reviews)
“seafood” (184 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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75-5683 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1601
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Reviewed yesterday

Great view and the best breakfast we found. Had the shrimp omelet and it was great. Great location, right on Ali'i drive.

Thank Pat-Sixes-Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago

We purposely stopped in here for Happy Hour to get some appetizers and a beverage. Right on the bay (Alii Drive) in Kaila-Kona. Nice view of the bay depending on your seating. Important to note that Happy Hours only applies to the Bar/lounge not the...More

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the best ribs we have ever had! And that is just above and beyond the great service we received!

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was a little skeptical because the restaurant had a spectacular view of the harbor and I expected the food to be just okay- figuring that they got by with a great setting. Surprise!! The fish tacos were a 4 out of 5 (fish was...More

1  Thank Toni W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fairly typical breakfast but nice view of the bay. Staff was friendly and prices were comparable to other restaurants.

1  Thank N5110LTpauls
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great service, beautiful view from all seating. Definitely order the clam chowder it is awesome. We were advise to eat here by one for the shop keepers down the road. I can highly recommend.

1  Thank Rodney J
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our street-side table with a view of the bay was terrific! The service was attentive and prompt, our Open Table reservation was easily found, and the food tasty and delicious! Outdoors, the greeter was friendly both coming and going - the gift shop clerk the...More

1  Thank makeupartiste
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was in Hawaii last month with family for a vacation. Fish Hopper was listed in one of the many tour books or brochures. It was our fist meal on the island of Hawaii. The Poke nachos and ceviche were AWESOME. My brother-in-law LOVED his...More

1  Thank sweden01julie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we only stayed on the Kona side for about four days, we ate here three times.Their breakfats is delicious and filling, as the protions are large. Dinner was excellent as well. You can't get a bad seat in tis place but I highly reccomend...More

1  Thank SueAnn2288
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had one dinner and one breakfast at Fish Hopper. Dinner was overpriced and I wasn’t that crazy about the menu selections. Also, they seem to want to fix gimmicky drinks rather than just a good, solid cocktail, don’t go there looking for a craft...More

Thank Crbmtb
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Response from KELLY P | Reviewed this property |
We walked in with no reservation!
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16 December 2016|
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Response from Gordon T | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a road behind all the restaurant and shops. You can find parking in all the lots that feed the shopping. If one is full just go down the street a little. The downtown Kona area is very compact, so walking... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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
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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.
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