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68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
+1 808-881-7911
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Expensive spot with great views, food is good but not great - music on certain nights - restaurant needs to be updated.

Thank Explore796204
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for my birthday and it was amazing. The setting is definitely the best part and we saw an amazing sunset while we were there. The restaurant is basically just off the beach so you could go down and take photos. It's a little...More

Thank rebeccasushma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Canoe House is the fanciest of the 3 restaurants at Mauna Lani. Reservations are recommended. The Ono and Ahi dishes were wonderful. The wait staff was attentive and pleasant.

Thank IssMDMom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Canoe House had always been my go to special occasion place on the island but I had stopped going after a few experiences where after multiple chef changed, the prices were too high and the portions too small and a sense the place had become...More

Thank Dak94402
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were celebrating a special occasion and we were not disappointed! The Canoe House has great ocean views from most tables. The dress code is Hawaii casual. The food was amazing. Expensive but worth it. When we sat down they brought out fresh Hawaiian rolls...very...More

Thank Miatagirl10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes it just turns out to be perfect. . . My wife and I are Vegans almost 7 years now. I made reservations for her birthday (this week) at CanoeHouse - one of the best restaurants on the Kona / Kohala coast on our Big...More

Thank Frank Paco G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning sunset. Delish food, very accommodating to one our group's needs due to allergies. I started with the canoehouse pupu platter, then had Hilo sweet corn bisque (really good) and for the entree had the forbidden risotto (so very good.) Way too much food-...More

Thank txhorsesis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner of local fish to celebrate 25 years of marriage and split a complimentary dessert of our choice. Outstanding food and service. Place emptied out for the amazing sunset so be sure to book your table in time.

Thank Robb R
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Setting, service, food, music and drinks all too notch. Musician was fantastic. Servers were true professionals, fun, prompt (unusually so for Hawaii) is and accommodating. Food quality as good as it gets. Drinks strong delicious. Cannot come up with a suggested improvement.

Thank second_login
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Always a great dinner and can't beat the sunsets. We eat here every time we are on the big island. Enjoy the food and the atmosphere.

Thank Marie G
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14 February 2017|
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Response from SJHMesa | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's fairly laid back as far as dress is concerned. Even shorts are ok but I personally would have dress shorts and top and jacket.
5 July 2016|
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Response from Kathi W | Reviewed this property |
They have a website with menu posted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$65
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 05:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Puako
  • Phone Number: +1 808-881-7911
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