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Number 3 Restaurant

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62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Drive, Island of Hawaii, HI
+1 808-882-5810
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Texas
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379 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The restaurant sits right on the Mauna Kea golf course. The scenery is beautiful, with the manicured lawns surrounded by huge trees and many varieties of birds. We thoroughly enjoyed watching the woodpeckers and cardinals as we waited for our meal. The menu includes sandwiches, salads and entrees and is the perfect lunchtime fare. I had the seafood sliders which... More 

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Thank Pam W
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I love Number 3. I have never been disappointed my meal. I decided to write a review and put some pictures of the new menu because the menu link is misleading and shows the menu from years ago which brings back flashbacks of some delicious food. The seafood sliders, calamari and poke was delicious. Service is always top notch and... More 

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Thank ARKBIGISLAND
Seabrook, Texas
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Nice location, right at the golf course. Clean and airy, contemporary style. Well mixed up menu, fish tacos and fish n chips were good. Friendly service.

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Thank Joxarn
Seattle, Washington
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295 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Come for a drink and food after your round of golf or just come for the food. The poke is pretty special. Nice presentation. We'll be back

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Thank Edmund1020
Newport Beach, California
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I think this is the best place to eat lunch while staying at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel. You might now have a beach view but the golf course and mountain view is pretty nice. The food is very good. I would recommend the Sea Food Sliders, very tasty. I did not order the burger but is sounded delious.

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Thank Kathy L
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148 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Just an average place to eat, nothing fancy or nothing to say wow to, the waitress gal was not very attentive at all, we never got a water refill. We had a turkey sandwich with fries it wasn't bad at all and was tasty. Drinks were not as expected a little to much mix in the drink and little to... More 

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Thank troy f
Southern california
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88 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

On our families yearly trek to the Big Island lunch at #3 is always in order. We really come for the popovers which are fluffy and delicious with salted butter. We also enjoy the food, particularly the fish tacos, the salads and the wrap. Cocktails are pretty good too!

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Thank Igetaroundconb
United States
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Great spot for a casual lunch with a cocktail or two. I always get the fish tacos! Restaurant is never really crowded and offers great views of the golf course. Very airy ambiance and great service. I wouldn't consider this a fine dining lunch experience however, still a pleasant spot for lunch.

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Thank Sir_Antone
Encinitas, California, United States
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370 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We stopped for lunch at the resort, however, the only places available were the poolside grill (extremely warm), and number 3 at the golf course. We ordered the caesar salad, fish tacos, and had a scoop of ice cream for dessert. Our server, Kui was very nice, but the food was just alright. Total for the 3 items came to... More 

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Thank Marti R
San Francisco, California
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97 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2013

An airy pleasant space, and average food- makes a change from formal dining, but that was about it. Good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62-100 Mauna Kea Beach Drive, Island of Hawaii, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast
  • Phone Number: +1 808-882-5810

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?