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Banjy's Paradise Bar & Grill

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American, Pizza & Pasta, Family Fare, Hawaiian
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68-1792 Melia Street, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5530
+1 808-883-3853
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Family Fun restaurant and Bar nestled at the foothills of Mauna Kea and...
Family Fun restaurant and Bar nestled at the foothills of Mauna Kea and tropically edged to beautiful Waikoloa Village Golf Course with spectacular views! Open 7 Days a week 11am-11pm. Happy Hour 7Daya A Weeks 4pm to 7pm with Thirsty Thursdays All Day and Hump Day Wednesdays 9pm - 11pm. Banjys is so good they built a village around them!
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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Go before they close!

Soft Shell Crab @ a Golf Course Restaurant?....yes!, this is a Golf Course Restaurant w/a surprising Specials Menu! I had the Deep-Fried Soft Shell Crab on a Bun/Cajun Style....was really good! But a friend who is a Golfer, said they may be closing July 1st!...so hurry in!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
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  • Scenic view
  • Families with children
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77 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Kamuela
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Soft Shell Crab @ a Golf Course Restaurant?....yes!, this is a Golf Course Restaurant w/a surprising Specials Menu! I had the Deep-Fried Soft Shell Crab on a Bun/Cajun Style....was really good! But a friend who is a Golfer, said they may be closing July 1st!...so hurry in!

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Banjy's was a great surprise. The looks and location were deceiving but the food was tasty and the beer was cold. Great place for a casual meal.

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Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Love the place..Stopped for a cold beer and food several times after a round of golf..as for prices..not bad for Hawaii. The food quality was very acceptable and the wait staff were great..

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Bloomington, Indiana
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This was the first restaurant we ate at when we arrived in Hawaii. I have to say it didn't disappoint. My husband and I had the nachos with pulled pork and they were delicious. The service was great too, and it was a very clean place. The view outside while you eat is beautiful. you have the mountains you are... More 

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Hilo, Hawaii, USA
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The music here was awful but the food was okay, a little over priced. You're better off going up the road to Pueo's to skip the loud and awful music.

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washington
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255 reviews 255 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

A 45 minute drive from Kona, we headed for Waikoloa. Away from the tourist traffic we found Banjy's Bar and Grill, located on a golf course. I had kalbi ribs, served with potato salad with a touch of dill and jasmine rice. My husband ordered a burger that was fitted to his taste. Huge burger and meat must have been... More 

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Waikoloa, Hawaii
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Went to banjys with friends visiting from Portland and was told to have a seat by the waitress. We sat and a few minutes later she took our drink order. After waiting a few minutes another hostess or server came up and asked if we snuck in. After I told her the waitress told us to have a seat, she... More 

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Eden
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We went on a Friday night when prime rib is available. After hearing from another couple that portions were huge, we elected to split a meal between us. We were glad we did as we still took home some stuff. the meal comes with both soup and salad. Soup was clam chowder which was probably the best I've ever had.... More 

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Waikoloa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Beer: Longboard on tap for $4 bucks on Happy Hour along w/ Stella. Other wise their beers are $6 bucks, and not worth it. Food: I usually grab a putters burger ( slightly smaller then the main burger) but it comes with fries for around 8 bucks. A side of fries is joke at around $6.50 so $1.50 more to... More 

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Davis, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Banjy's is a great place to have decent meal at great prices. My husband had fish & chips and I had teriyaki chicken. Each meal cost $13.95, and at happy hour we had Stella beer that was $4.00 a glass. The portions were large, the fish & chips included choice of garlic fries or fries with an aioli sauce. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 68-1792 Melia Street, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738-5530
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Waikoloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-883-3853

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Pizza & Pasta, Family Fare, Hawaiian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Families with children

Description

Family Fun restaurant and Bar nestled at the foothills of Mauna Kea and tropically edged to beautiful Waikoloa Village Golf Course with spectacular views! Open 7 Days a week 11am-11pm. Happy Hour 7Daya A Weeks 4pm to 7pm with Thirsty Thursdays All Day and Hump Day Wednesdays 9pm - 11pm. Banjys is so good they built a village around them!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?