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Kona Grill

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A contemporary mix of American classics and sushi set on the incredible waterside of the beautiful Dubai Creek, Kona Grill is a fully-licensed restaurant and bar with something for everyone.
PRICE RANGE
$12 - $49
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks, Breakfast
CUISINES
American, Sushi, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Delivery
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice setting right on the promenade along the creek, with a great view from the upstairs terrace. Lots of variety in the menu and the prices are reasonable. The food was very good, it arrived very quickly with decent portion sizes. Also serves alcohol.More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Pink_Passport
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Good evening Pink, Thank you for your lovely review of Kona Grill. I agree with you on the view, it's great! I'm glad you found our prices reasonable, I think our all-night happy hours from 4pm daily are a real bargain. Please come and say...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kona Grill is my go-to place every time I visit Dubai. The location is fabulous just fronting the marina along Dubai Creek at the Al-Seef by Meraas area. This restaurant has continued to provide me consistently excellent meals. My all-time favorites in this restaurant are...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TennVee
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning TennVee, Thank you for your wonderful review of Kona Grill. It's a pleasure to read your kind words and it's wonderful to hear that our team have become your friends, they're a lovely lot! Getting your recommendation is a great compliment. Please come...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got a recommendation for Kona Grill from a friend. We were visiting the Old Souk and we then had a lovely boat ride on one of the ferries which we hired for a trip up the Creek before being dropped at Al Seef. We went...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Leinster, Thank you for your lovely review of Kona Grill. It's really nice to hear that we were recommended by word of mouth, very satisfying. I always love to hear that the staff are friendly, they're a great bunch! I've passed your kind...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us spent a wonderful New Years Eve at Kona bar and grill. The food, drinks and atmosphere were wonderful. John and his team were brilliant. We go there regularly, great service and views of thecreek.More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mabellamb
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Mabellamb, Thank you for your great review of Kona Grill. The team & I had a wonderful time on New Years Eve, I think it was my favourite shift in my time here. Though it'll take a while to get all the glitter...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty food, enough portion if compare with the price! But worth it. Friendly staff with good view around. Comfort place. Recommended!!! Awesome 🤗More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Sonita1293
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Sonita, Thank you for your great review of Kona Grill. I LOVE to read that you'd recommend us, that's a great compliment! Thanks for saying we're awesome, we think you are awesome too! Please come and say hello on your next visit. Best...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant menu is bit confusing if it is American / South American or Asian However anything you order from the menu is very well prepared served and for sure tasty. The staff is so attentive to all the details. Will be back for sureMore

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank semaana
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning Semaana, Thank you for your great review of Kona Grill. I'm glad you found our food tasty and our staff attentive, that's really pleasing to hear. I'm sorry you found our menu a little confusing, we like to think our mix of American...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for a venue with amazing food, great ambience, creek view & superb service, this is the place to go. Despite the restaurant being far from our apartment, we only go here for their amazing and fresh sashimi and torched beef sushi.More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Blushingdada
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon Blushingdada. Thank you for your kind review of Kona Grill and your continued support. It's a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed our signature flaming fillet sushi again. I hope you took a video, it's a good one for social media! Please come...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food portions were huge and delicious, the prawns in the prawn pasta were especially good. Definitely go here if you are visiting Al Seef

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank reebecca150
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon Reebecca, Thank you for your lovely review of Kona Grill. I'm glad you enjoyed our food and found the portions generous and it's awesome to see your recommendation! Please come and say hello on your next visit. Best regards, GM Jon

Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed an evening meal on the roof terrace, good views of the creek and lovely staff. Very pleased to see a good range of vegetarian dishes on the menu (sadly not always the case currently in some places close by) and our choices did...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Good evening Richard, Thank you for your lovely review of Kona Grill! I'm glad you enjoyed our vegetarian menu, I think it's really important we cater to every taste. It's awesome to read that you would 'definitely' recommend us, I can't ask for anything more!...More

Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We sat upstairs one evening where you get great views across the creek and they have a license to serve alcohol (no license downstairs). I had the very delicious Korean chicken to start with followed by an almost as tasty Pad Thai for main. Service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TravelsWithMyHP
Jonathan G, General Manager at Kona Grill, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Good morning Traveller, Thank you for your wonderful review of Kona Grill. I love to read reviews that mention the team are 'friendly', I'm really proud of them and they're a lovely lot. It's great to know that you enjoyed the food too and knowing...More

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