Top 10 Diners' Choice Winners


Lava Lava Beach Club

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Hawaii Regional Cuisine | Kailua-Kona

A great location for sunset. Food was excellent and prices were reasonable. We spent our last evening on Hawaii enjoying the live music.

Merriman's – Waimea – Big Island

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Hawaii Regional Cuisine | Kamuela

Merriman's is a must for anyone who wants to experience true Farm to Table food. Wonderful.

Kamuela Provision Co.

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Steak | Waikoloa

Romantic outdoor setting, great food and service, a bit expensive but was a very memorable evening.

Roy's Waikoloa Bar & Grill

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Eurasian | Waikoloa

We had a great time at Roy's. It has fresh everything. I had the nearly raw seared Ahi. I won't order that at very many places. At this location, it is perfect. My wife had the salmon that was also cooked to perfection. All in all we loved our visit

Hilo Bay Cafe

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Fusion / Eclectic | Hilo

Just go here. You will be glad you did. I dream of their fish tacos.

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Kohala Coast

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Steakhouse | Kohala Coast

Service was wonderful, as was the wine. Steaks always delicious in an elegant setting.

'Ulu Ocean Grill and Sushi Lounge

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Hawaiian | Kaupulehu

The food was incredible - some of the most unique and tantalizing flavor combinations. The service was phenomenal, too! We would not want to miss a meal during sunset at Ulu any time we are on the Big Island.


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Seafood | Kailua-Kona

We sat outside and watched the sunset. The food was delicious and drinks perfect. Great spot for this. The wait staff was very attentive and he had good recommendations for food and drink.


Tommy Bahama Restaurant & Bar - Mauna Lani, Big Island

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Hawaii Regional Cuisine | Kamuela

Brought our kids and watched the sunset from their patio. Our server, David, was helpful and attentive while letting us take our time and enjoy the night as a family. Great options for the kids and our meals were superb. The Macadamia crusted snapper, crab stuffed shrimp and duo of dips were especially good.

Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar - WAIKOLOA, Hawaii

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Contemporary Asian | Waikoloa

We arrived a bit late so had to make our drinks and food selection really quickly. Service was fast and the server was really friendly and helpful. Overall a great experience for the entire family.