The essence of “barefoot elegance,” Beach Tree restaurant in Kona has the feel of a Hawaiian beach house. Diners choose between al fresco beachside seating or an elegant covered dining room with 16-foot (5-metre) vaulted ceilings. An outdoor lounge sets the stage for perfect beachfront cocktails and nightly live entertainment.
|Every day||11:30 am – 3:00 pm|
|Limited lunch menu|
|Every day||3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
|Every day||5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
|Classic and contemporary Hawaiian music is played nightly from sunset until 8:00 pm. On select evenings, a hula dancer entertains.|
Featuring Italian and Mediterranean cuisine with Californian and tropical influences, Beach Tree offers specialty dishes such as house-made pappardelle with hamakua mushrooms and parmigiano crema, gnocchi with ox tail ragout and mascarpone with proscuitto pizza. The restaurant offers more than 60 wines by the glass, carafe or bottle. Cocktails feature tropical ingredients, fresh fruit and original combinations. Don't miss Freddy's Broken Flipper, which mixes gin, cucumber, lime and Indonesian lime leaf, or Tom's Pink Shirt, which combines guava liqueur, fresh Waimea strawberries and house-made sweet and sour made from agave nectar and fresh lime juice.
BAREFOOT BEACH DINNER
Leave your shoes behind and enjoy a spectacular meal set on the sand in front of Beach Tree. Hualalai's newest private dining option offers parties of 10 to 20 a customised, family-style menu of Hawaii Island's freshest ingredients, paired perfectly with wine. Call +1 (808) 325-8000 for reservations.
Offered nightly with advanced reservations, this four-course dinner includes all the Beach Tree favorites – antipasti and salad, pasta, a main course (beef and local fish) and dessert. Served family-style with each dish artfully presented, the Ohana experience is intended for any size table of 6 or more guests.
Californian with Italian influence
Oceanside, in the Beach Tree Crescent
Casual resort wear; footwear required