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Kona Grill

€€ - €€€American, , Sushi
5061 Westheimer Rd, #8040, Houston, TX 77056-5774
+1 713-877-9191
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Sushi, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
5061 Westheimer Rd, #8040, Houston, TX 77056-5774
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went on Friday evening with some friends for reverse happy hour and it was good. The shrimp was ok, not as I expected but the drinks had good flavor and taste. One thing I didn’t like was the time they close. They closed at 11...More

Thank dennisbc2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went twice for happy hour. Seating is a nightmare, food is below average and bartenders and waiters expect you to talk to them I guess. BOTH times we went we started on the cocktail tables no waiter ever comes to greet us (7-10) minutes. We...More

Reviewed 30 December 2017

Delicious oriental meal, great for families, coples, friends and business. Excellent cuisine and very nices desserts

Thank LuisMexic
Kona G, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Dear Luis, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feed back. We are glad to hear your dining experience and food were up to our standards. We look forward to serving you again. A.M. Chamell Griffin

Reviewed 13 November 2017

We were starving after a day of traveling and wanted something good and quick. Kona's happy hour was just the ticket. My husband loved the crab crunch roll. We also had calamari and lettuce wraps. Great food at a great price.More

Thank Tammy C
Wea O, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you so much for the positive feedback; we appreciate you stopping in! The chicken and shrimp lettuce wraps with crab crunch rolls are always notorious crowd pleasers, and we're glad to hear you enjoyed them! Can't wait to see you soon. Safe travels. Marina,...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I went there for the happy hour and i can honestly say they have one of the best happy hours i have ever been too

Thank Keith P
Wea O, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review about our Happy Hour. We think it is truly special too -- so much so, that we now offer it all day on Sunday and Monday. We hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Wea, G.M.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Whenever i come to Galleria and i want to stop for a quick bite. I come here. They have a great outdoor seating area,. Food is good, a lot of varieties and fresh

Thank mehryne
Wea O, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Mehryne, Thank you for visiting Kona Grill Galleria. It is always a pleasure to know that you enjoy our food and atmosphere. Don't for get to stop in on Thursday for our new Sushi and Sake night. Hope to see you soon. A.M. Chamell

Reviewed 23 September 2017

My husband & I enjoy the food at Kona but can't stand the noise that comes from the mall. We usually ask for a table as far from the mall as possible to try to avoid it. My other complaint is when I order the...More

Thank Aztxcat
Kona G, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your continued patronage to our restaurant. We will definitely coach our staff to be more accomadating for any of our guest needs/or request. We look forward to your next visit. Warm Regards, Juan Tovar, AGM

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Kona Grill is by far my favorite place for Happy Hour!!! Food or drinks there are many more options to choose from than other restaurants in the area.... The drinks are always strong and tasty!!! The food is always delicious and the atmosphere is pleasant!!!...More

Thank Michelle M
Wea O, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thanks so much Michelle, we love hearing from our loyal guests!! Don't forget our Happy Hour has gotten even better with all day Mondays as well! Be brave and come see us for that lunch time Sake Sangria! A.M. Allyson Marina

Reviewed 6 September 2017

I really like Kona. Try to stop by whenever I am at Galleria. I really like their dishes with an Asian flair - especially the tuna. I prefer sitting outside - inside is a little dark - but okay.More

Thank katrr2014
Wea O, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thanks Katrr2014 for the positive feedback, we love being your go to whenever you're in the Galleria! I have to say the Tuna Entree with the sweet chili sauce is absolutely one of my favorites and it pairs so nicely with our crisp 14 Hands...More

Reviewed 2 August 2017

I got there on the day of the menu change so i had to read everything. the sushi and the classic food are now divided into separate sides of the menu. The spicy shrimp roll was very good.

Thank Cynthia U
Kona G, Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear Cynthia, Thank you for taking the time out to provide us with your feed back. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed our sushi and the new menu layout. We can't wait to serve you again. See you soon! Chamell Griffin A.M.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5061 Westheimer Rd, #8040, Houston, TX 77056-5774
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Great Uptown
  • Neighbourhood: Great Uptown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-877-9191
  • E-mail
Kona Grill was built on Exceptional Experiences and meals that create memories. Our global menu features contemporary American favorites, award-winning sushi, and specialty cocktails — all made from scratch using only the freshest ingredients. While the places that inspire our cuisine may be far away, a welcoming place that offers inspiring food, ultimate hospitality, and diverse choices is right around the corner.
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