There are many wonderful restaurants in the South Kohala area. A few of our favorites are:

Sansei Seafood Restaurant at Waikoloa Beach Resort. Located at the family friendly Queens’ Marketplace, this restaurant is popular with the locals as well as visitors alike. Creative and delicious sushi rolls keep you going back for more.

Tommy Bahamas Restaurant at The Shops at Mauna Lani. Great food, good times.

Ruth Chris Steakhouse at The Shops at Mauna Lani. Great steaks.

Macaroni Grill at the Waikoloa Beach Resort Queens Shops. Enjoy fresh italian food at this family friendly restaurant. Make sure you make reservations as this restaurant is consistently busy on any given night.

Mai Grille at the Waikoloa Kings Course Clubhouse. Enjoy fresh local ingredients by Chef Allen Hess. Open for brunch on Sundays.

Hawaiian Style Cafe located 20 minutes north in the little town of Waimea otherwise known as Kamuela. You’ll find generous size portion at a reasonable price. Try their Loco Moco. A local dish made of rice, a hamburger patty with an egg and brown gravy. You’ll want to take a nap after you eat this one!