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Kono's on the Green

1345 Piilani Highway, Elleair Maui Golf Club, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
808 633 4220
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Ranked #38 of 137 Restaurants in Kihei
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $15 - $39
Cuisines: Seafood
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Lipoa
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85 reviews from our community

83% Recommend
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We have been going to Kono's since it first opened and have always liked it. However the service has gotten so bad that we sat in the bar area for 5 minutes and no one even acknowledged us. We just wanted a few cocktails and pupus and decided to go somewhere else. We really enjoyed our drinks and dinner at... More

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Maui, HI
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

They offer an "All you can eat" breakfast buffet for $10.00. Thought I would give it a try. Very disappointed. The selection included scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, two styles of rice, corn beef hash and some sauces. All of the food tasted very bland. They were all barely warm and dry. Definitely not worth the $10.00. It does not include... More

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Maui, Hawaii
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is a hidden treasure. At the Elleair Golf Course in Kihei, the outdoor lanai is comfortable with a beautiful sunset view. Caterpillar sushi unbelievably good. We also had the roasted beet salad with feta cheese and appetizers of lamb pops and furikake calamari. Reasonably priced and live music on weekends plus half price pupus at happy hour. Our... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Good food and service right at the golf course. We enjoyed pulled pork torta and ham & turkey torta right at the golf course then played a fabulous game. The restaurant looks out over the valley and course and is a pleasant design. We highly recommend Kono's.

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Ajax, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My wife and I were looking for a great restaurant and Kono's did not disappoint. The restaurant is located on a golf course and is elegant yet relaxed with great ambiance. My wife and I started with our tropical drinks which were amazing. We then ordered the caprese and the smoked salmon appetizers. Both were absolutely mouthwatering. We thought it... More

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New York
Top Contributor
145 reviews 145 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The Mai Tais were not great. For the price how about adding some alcohol? And the shrimp appetizer was just blah. I would not go back.

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Kihei, Hawaii
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

After a long morning at the Grand Wailea spa, my friend & I were ready for lunch & some time outside! I figured lunch on a golf course would be perfect, and Kono's on the Green was the perfect choice! What we didn't know is that arriving at 2 was the perfect time! We were able to order off the... More

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Collingwood, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Okay, so I planned a romantic dinner and when we got there the menu was off the menu.... there was a fixed menu. The every day menu looked awesome and the fixed menu was okay. The view was great over looking the tee off from #1 and the green on #9. The server was great and we had a good... More

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Halifax, Canada
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Had a nice lunch for 4 at the club house following our morning round. Great food and prices were VERY reasonable!

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Maui, HI, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

I like Kono's on green. It provides an open space to relax and enjoy the Maui sunset while having your favorite cocktail and pupu's Kono the owner always's has a smile even while busy and working hard. Amy, You can't miss her; she's the tall beautiful blonde with a great smile and attitude. The Pupu's are truly testy, and the... More

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