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Foster's Kitchen

75-5805 Alii Dr, Suite DU, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1374
+1 808-326-1600
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“monkey bread” (20 reviews)
“cajun fries” (14 reviews)
“lava cake” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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75-5805 Alii Dr, Suite DU, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1374
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Foster's Kitchen
1. Fresh
"This is a 5 on any scale."
Jerry B
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2. Local
"Great food."
Richard G
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3. Scratch
" Everything is made from scratch with all fresh ingredients!"
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1 - 10 of 434 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Low key restaurant in a busy area that stands out with its use of fresh ingredients. The goat cheese bruschetta, although not looking entirely like the online version, was delicious. Tried the fish and chips- tender local fresh fish with a gentle coating of corn...More

Thank cpumph
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Kona has a bit of a Daytona Beach strip-vibe and some of the restaurants were just a little too rowdy and heavy on the blender-drinks and big-a@@ seafood plates vibe. Foster's sits above the strip on the second floor, and the walk upstairs is worth...More

Thank alongtrip80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Try the flat bread and the Chardonnay garlic calamari...wonderful..we had salads and tacos and burgers..great atmosphere and view Dragon fruit Rita and a lemongrass beer both worth trying.. the town itself is a little like Kihei or Lahaina but not as nice? Hotels are a...More

Thank drmader
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Sun set views. Plus the food is great. My wife and I shared the stuffed mushrooms and an order of ribs. We were here in April before the eruption started.

Thank Edward k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right across the street from the ocean, view is excellent. Restaurant is on second floor, elevator make it accessible for anyone handicapped. Service is excellent. Good is average in quality. Cost is moderate on lunch menu a little more at dinner.

Thank jh8102015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want the quintessential dinner in downtown Kona overlooking the bay Fosters is a reasonably priced place to have some great food and listen to some wonderful music. I had mahi mahi lightly battered with cornmeal and super flash-fried so that only the thin...More

Thank RangerRik54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were flipping through the TV channels and stopped on DDD as Guy F. Was featuring Foster’s Kitchen. Since we were on The Big Island, staying in Waikoloa, we found Foster’s during a trip into Kona. We stopped in Foster’s Kitchen for a quick lunch...More

Thank mikeadavis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner a few nights ago. Read all the great reviews and wanted to find out if they were true. Arrived for a late dinner around 9:00 and got a table right away. Ordered a couple of drinks, which took a while, but...More

Thank beneluigi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

FK was great. You really can’t beat an elevated view from the deck overlooking the crashing waves, and we haven’t even mentioned the food yet! My wife and I ate here for our first and last meal of our trip. I had the fish tacos...More

Thank hermilo1987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner for five with mixed results. An ahi salad was supposed to have the ahi medium but it was delivered much rarer. The chicken barbecue was just a breast with bbq sauce spread on it. Fish and chips and fish sandwich were okay. There...More

Thank heimlichrw
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Anna C
10 August 2018|
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Response from Jeffrey F | Property representative |
Yes we do. Please call (808) 326-1600. Mahalo 🤙
10 April 2018|
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Response from Jeffrey F | Property representative |
Yes we do. All items that can be prepared GF are marked on our menu with an icon. Mahalo
James W
26 August 2017|
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Response from Jeffrey F | Property representative |
Aloha James, mahalo for your interest in our place. Unfortunately we will not be open on Thanksgiving. We are very people oriented and want our staff to be able to spend time with their friends and families on this holiday... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5805 Alii Dr, Suite DU, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1374
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-1600
  • E-mail
Fresh from the land and sea around the big of Hawai'i, we offer locally sourced food for your enjoyment.
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