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Ulu Ocean Grill and Sushi Lounge

72-100 Kaupulehu Dr # 0, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5610
+1 808-325-8333
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
72-100 Kaupulehu Dr # 0, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5610
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Reviewed yesterday

The restaurants setting is perfect. It has a great "feel." You can see the ocean and well lit rocks on the shore even at night. We were there for the sunset and that was nice too. I have no complaints about the physical setting or...More

Thank mtsod
Reviewed yesterday

There are people with more allergies to be considered other than gluten and nuts. For example, citrus fruit, berries, seeds, etc.

Thank susiefeld5656
Reviewed 1 week ago

Carefully composed meals, above the typical hawaiian fare. Quite expensive, waitstaff clearly encouraged to upsell.

Thank drsusan2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We go here for a light meal before our red eyes from the Kona Airport. The food is good, service great, and the view unbelievable. And, for all that, the prices aren't that bad. It takes us less than ten minutes to get to the...More

1  Thank spanishpeeks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, outside seating At sea level. The food was good menu had sushi, sashimi and Hawaiian dishes. Service is as okay, I expect much more from the four seasons. Was much more impressed with KPC at Hilton. Cocktail menu was more fun than Beach...More

Thank Rosanne925
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has to be the best restaurant here because the setting is absolutely divine. Sitting listening to the ocean looking out over the most beautiful view imaginable would take some beating. But add to that fantastic staff and superb food. This is a winner of...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Iconic Hawaii setting. Impeccable service and inspired food. Pricey but so enjoyable. A detail I loved was the water changed the white napkins to black because I was wearing a black dress so I would not get white lint on me. He changed my husbands...More

Thank Anita K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lot has been written already about Ulu so let me just add my name to the list of devoted fans. Of course Four Seasons hotels typically come close to perfection, but Ulu achieves a rare balance between Hawiian friendliness and perfectly precise professional service....More

Thank wineandtravellover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ulu is a fantastic restaurant located directly on the ocean at the Four Seasons. The food is delicious with a good variety for those who do and do not enjoy sushi. We had wonderful sushi rolls, pork sliders, NY prime steak and local sweet corn....More

Thank DreamaG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We absolutely loved the Oceanfront Harvest dinner here. Props to Cat, our chef! This was a dining experience unlike anything we'd ever had - watching the chef assemble your meal table side was a real treat, the service was top notch, and learning that the...More

Thank Sarah W
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8 October 2017|
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Response from Skruggs | Reviewed this property |
They have previously done a buffet for Thanksgiving. Email them and ask for this year's menu
Kris M
11 January 2017|
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Response from cmariec | Reviewed this property |
kinda fancy, but not totally. he may feel a little out of place if he wears runners/flip flops, but it's Hawaii!
2 September 2016|
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Response from Thomas V | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is valet parking in the front and you walk thru the resort to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72-100 Kaupulehu Dr # 0, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5610 (Formerly 'Ulu Ocean Grill and Sushi Lounge)
    (Queen Ka'ahumanu Hwy)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-325-8333
‘ULU Ocean Grill & Sushi Lounge is the breathtaking new oceanfront fish and seafood restaurant at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai, where Executive Chef James Babian’s acclaimed “R.S.A. - Regional, Seasonal and Artisanal” cuisine is served in Hawaii’s most beautiful setting - alongside the surf and under the stars. The restaurant showcases a stylish blend of Hawaiian architecture and modern flair - a lively, informal setting where guests are inspired, surprised and delighted by the Hawaii’s beauty and the flavors of the Pacific, through an innovative menu with playful tableside presentation. Cuisine is prepared oven roasted, flame grilled and wok fired, while an extensive wine list, with a special selection of boutique wines is presented via iPad. The modern sushi lounge and ocean view bar feature the Island's freshest sushi, as well as craft cocktails, sake and Japanese beers. Casual, friendly and knowledgeable servers guide guests through a social dining experience not to be forgotten.
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