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Plantation Grill - CLOSED

61-3642 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae Harbor Area, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
+1 808-882-1200
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (26 reviews)
“spaetzle” (11 reviews)
“beet salad” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
61-3642 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae Harbor Area, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a small restaurant with a limited menu. What we ordered was very good! In Dec.we shared their poke and beet salad, both were delicious. Our entrees, mine fish were great! We split desserts of flourless chocolate cake and coconut sorbet. This week in...More

Thank NWfoodie50
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Went to the Grille this week, and found it was closing permanently the next day...no explanation.. Just thought it best to pass this along...Very sad...the best food in this area...

Thank Mary M
Reviewed March 28, 2017

We visited the restaurant for an early dinner at around 5:30, which was a lucky occasion as the restaurant offers Happy Hour between 5 and 6 pm, which they call Sunset hour ( for sure the case in January). We got to sit outside, watch...More

Thank TravelerFromStamford
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

We made reservations here based on TripAdvisor. Small restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. Local vibe. Fresh excellent food. We tried the fish tacos, shrimp macadamia and scallops plus a passion fruit cake. All excellent. If you are in the area don't miss it. Plus...More

Thank Me74126500
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Happy hour 5pm with delicious and inexpensive pupus. The service is friendly and you will not find a better price for good food in Hawaii.

Thank TravelMoma2boys
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We were looking for a place to have dinner and drove by the Plantation Grill and decided to try. We had no reservations but were accommodated with a smile. The food and service were very good. We enjoyed our dinner so much that before leaving,...More

1  Thank peaches09
Reviewed February 28, 2017

We stopped here for a light dinner one evening. Extremely friendly owner and staff which made the service great. Food was excellent!

Thank Bob J
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunset Hour. Very good pupus. Great $6 Maitais. Good service. Dinner menu looked great but we filled up on the Sunset Hour specials. No view but worth the visit.

Thank darell47
Reviewed February 24, 2017

We had dinner here one evening as it was close to the Hapuna Resort. We enjoyed our evening very much. We both had the fish special, Ahi, served seared, outstanding. Not much of a view; however if you're looking for a casual dinner, with good...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed February 21, 2017

This is an intimate place Hawaii style. If you are going there, it is a place for couples, friends to have that evening to just be able to talk and enjoy the ambience and the food to your hearts content. It is a must place...

Thank bigrunsaturday
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-3642 Kawaihae Rd, Kawaihae Harbor Area, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-9721
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kawaihae
  • Phone Number: +1 808-882-1200
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