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68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Resort, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
+1 808-885-6622
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Resort, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I would put CanoeHouse, Browns Beach House and Ulu Ocean Grill all in the same category competing for your business. The beachside dining is very romantic and the sunsets can be amazing. The entrées are in the mid $40 range, apps in the high teens...More

Thank LagunaGypsy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Probably not fair to rate quality of menu as we were a fairly large group. Location is very nice and service was very good.

Thank aprusoff
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have you ever been to a well-reviewed restaurant, had a well-prepared meal that was better than 90% of the planet has ever had in their lives, and yet remained untouched by the experience? That was CanoeHouse for me. The service was impeccable. The ambience is...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wrote this in a review of the Mauna Lani resort but it deserves to also standalone. I did a lot of research trying to find a suitable spot to eat a nice, sit-down meal on the Big Island for Thanksgiving and we decided that...More

1  Thank undathesea
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at the Chief's Table and had an absolutely wonderful meal with wine pairings. The service was superb and the food was magnificent. Be sure to make reservations well in advance.

Thank letsgotochina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fine dining at a beautiful venue. The menu was excellent and the presentation was perfect. Our server was very pleasant and took care of us well.

Thank speedybee12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether in the outdoor area or indoor (where it is open to the outside) it feels very private and romantic. They had an awesome singer with a variety of quiet and beautiful music. It is right on the ocean. The food was excellent and the...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Canoe House catered our private dinner on the beach following our wedding. The food was delicious -- we had the goat cheese appetizer, the ribs appetizer, salads, and the short ribs for dinner (I forget what my husband had for dinner). Our wedding cake...More

Thank fand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to The Mauna Lani for years and have avoided dining at the Canoe House because of the prices and the negative reviews on TripAdvisor. This year we decided we needed a special evening and reserved a table for sunset. All was...More

Thank JudgeA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was Great, pricey as you would expect. Mix drinks a bit over priced. Try to get in before sunset to see one of the best sunsets in Hawaii. Entertainment was also excellent.

Thank rettbergj
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Marg O
February 14, 2017|
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Response from SJHMesa | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's fairly laid back as far as dress is concerned. Even shorts are ok but I personally would have dress shorts and top and jacket.
July 5, 2016|
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Response from Kathi W | Reviewed this property |
They have a website with menu posted.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$35 - $50
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
6:00 AM - 5:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68-1400 Mauna Lani Dr, Mauna Lani Resort, Puako, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9726
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kohala Coast  >  Puako
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-6622
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