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Plumeria Beach House

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
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  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Outdoor Dining with Views
1. Outdoor Dining with Views
"the ocean and palm trees make it a real treat to sit outside."
dianeclincoln
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2. Seafood Buffet
2. Seafood Buffet
"The selection of food was outstanding"
Hitoshi2013
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3. Lunch Spot
3. Lunch Spot
"very pleasant lunch with a great view. The servers were very attentive"
808James
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About
On the edge of the sands of The Kahala Hotel & Resort, the oceanside Plumeria Beach House is our open-air, all day dining restaurant. Reminiscent of a comfortable island home, with indoor and outdoor terraces, Plumeria Beach House is an ideal choice for casual dining, quiet meetings and cocktails at sunset.
PRICE RANGE
$30 - $60
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Hawaiian, American, Fusion
FEATURES
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Buffet, Live Music, Waterfront
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Reviewed March 22, 2020 via mobile

It was our first night at the Kahala resort after a long flight. Lots of choices from the menu my wife and daughter had the chicken with potatoes. My son in law and I had the seafood buffet. Shrimp, crab legs, oysters, tuna, salmon, sushi...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Manager at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2020

Aloha! We're thrilled to hear that your family enjoyed the beachside variety - excellent choice with the seafood buffet! We look forward to welcoming you back soon, mahalo!

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Reviewed January 27, 2020

Do you love seafood and prime rib? Of course you do! That's just one of the many reasons why we love the Plumeria Beach House. Located in Hawaii's most elegant hotel, (The Kahala Hotel), you can't get a better dining experience while being this close...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Marketing at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2020

Aloha, Wilfredo! We’re thrilled to hear that you love our oceanside dining experience - especially the prime rib! It is always a pleasure to host you, and we highly recommend the Wednesday Curry Lunch Buffet if you haven’t tried it yet. We look forward to...More

Reviewed March 22, 2020

We dined here for both lunch and dinner. The food for both meals were wonderful and the service was great. We recommend Plumeria!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Manager at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2020

Aloha! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your lunch and dinner, it was a pleasure to host you. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, mahalo!

Reviewed February 8, 2020

Hands down the Best Seafood Buffet On island! Super fresh sashimi and nigiri sushi coupled with prime rib and king crab, need I say more. Staff always attentive and courteous without being intrusive. The family enjoyed themselves. Well worth the drive. Thank you for an...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Marketing at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2020

Aloha! Thank you for sharing a review, it was a pleasure to host you and your family. We’re thrilled to hear that our seafood buffet is the best on the island! Excellent choices with the sashimi, prime rib and King crab - we also highly...More

Reviewed January 31, 2020

For starters the reception at Plumeria Beach House was very rude. The person who is at the reception table should be replaced and a more gracious hostess should be installed in her place. She made us wait unnecessarily for a table told us there were...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Marketing at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2020

Aloha, thank you for taking the time to share a review. We are disappointed to hear about your experience, as that is not the high standard we hold ourselves to. We sincerely apologize for the missed opportunity to provide exceptional service during your recent visit....More

Reviewed January 29, 2020

nice oceanside location. Service good. Eggs Benedict not very good due to poor Hollandise (tasted like canned) and overcooked eggs. High prices for what was received. It has been way better in years past.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Marketing at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2020

Aloha, thank you for sharing a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the oceanside views and good service, but we are disappointed about your Eggs Benedict. We have shared your feedback regarding the Hollandaise and overcooked eggs with our team. As we...More

Reviewed January 27, 2020 via mobile

The beautiful view doesn’t make up for sloppy attention to detail unfortunately. My eggs Benedict was served with the egg not even sitting on the top of the English muffin and the yolk was already slightly broken. The server noticed it and acknowledged that it...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Marketing at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded February 4, 2020

Aloha, Catherine! We appreciate you taking the time to share a review, it was a pleasure to host you. We’re happy to hear that you enjoyed the oceanside views and your son’s delicious pancakes, but we’re disappointed to hear about your experience with service and...More

Reviewed January 8, 2020

Three of us sat down and had a very pleasant lunch with a great view. The servers were very attentive and all the food was delicious.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Owner at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2020

Aloha! Mahalo for the review, it was a pleasure to host you. We're thrilled to hear that you enjoyed a very pleasant lunch and the spectacular oceanside views. We highly recommend the Curry Chicken Salad and Burgundy Braised Short Rib Loco Moco if you haven't...More

Reviewed January 4, 2020

This very upscale spot sits on the beach and next to several Koi Pools of fish. We shared the Asian Chicken Salad, fresh bread and a couple glasses of great Chardonnay. Aaron was a great bartender and waiter. Always there when needed and a great...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Owner at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2020

Aloha, John! Thank you for sharing a review. We’re so happy to hear that you enjoyed the excellent cuisine, great service and oceanside views. We also highly recommend the Curry Chicken Salad and King Crab-Lobster Salad Roll should we have the opportunity to host you...More

Reviewed November 23, 2019

We had our breakfast buffet at the Plumeria while at the Kahala. Great variety of food to choose from, including dessert, cold cuts, omelet station, breads, fruits and salad. The servers were attentive, friendly and professional. You have a beautiful view if you sit outdoors....More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Kahala_Resort_Hawaii, Manager at Plumeria Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2019

Aloha! We’re thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the buffet variety and views from our island home. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, mahalo!

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HuynyG
April 30, 2019|
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Response from Hisun | Reviewed this property |
By law, all beaches in Hawaii are owned by the state and open to the public. So yes, you can go to the beach there. The hotel may restrict use of towels, cabanas, lounge chairs, surfing equipment etc to their guests. But... More
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The Plumeria Beach House has its menus posted on their website for each day/night so you can take a look at their entire serving for that day that you're looking at. The Friday and Saturday night buffet is a special seafood... More
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Response from Robby S | Reviewed this property |
2015 h would be better as Honolulu traffic can be slow getting from Waimanalo to the Kahala Resort where the Plumeria Beach House is. Also depends on whether the wedding is on a weekday or a weekend, esp. because the route... More
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