Hula's Island Grill & Tiki Room

Restaurant and Cocktail Bar
622 Lighthouse Ave (at Hoffman Ave), Monterey, CA 93940, United States
Hours:
Open until 9:30 PM (Show more)
  • Mon
    • 4:00 PM–9:30 PM
  • Tue–Thu
    • 11:30 AM–9:30 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 11:30 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 4:00 PM–9:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Brunch, Dinner, Happy Hour
Drinks:
Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Wi-Fi:
No
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
8.4/10

Based on 155 votes

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  • happy hour
  • luau pork
  • pink bikini martini
  • spicy food
  • sweet potato fries
  • pot brownies
  • ahi tuna
  • fish
  • vegetarian food
  • sandwiches
  • Hula Pie
  • mac & cheese
  • cocktails
  • lively
  • great value
  • fried plantains
  • coconut shrimp
  • wine
  • cake
  • desserts
  • Lauren A.

    Amazing fish dishes and appetizers. Happy Hour is 6$ apps and drinks.

    Lauren Altman · April 6
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  • Libby L.

    Jalapeño bacon Mac n cheese is great of course but I really liked the coconut cake. Moist and with just enough sweetness

    Libby Lee-Egan · February 15
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  • Andrea C.

    Great tuna with wasabi sauce.

    Andrea Crociani · February 9
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  • Alan W.

    Everything we tried was delicious, have the edamame!!!

    Alan Wyse · January 23
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  • Bruno G.

    Pinapple, cocconut and meat

    Bruno Giel · January 23
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  • Quinton M.

    Seriously so slow...mediocre food, sadly only came because all the good Monterey seafood was too busy

    Quinton Ma · December 31, 2014
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  • Matt B.

    The food was very good and the staff was super friendly. Get the pot brownie for dessert!

    Matt Bernstein · December 27, 2014
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  • Astri K.

    Ceviche and sweet potato fries were amazing. Mango chicken Caesar salad were yummy too. Large size, so order with care.

    Astri K · December 19, 2014
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  • Amélie B.

    Delicious cocktail (tiki bar) and hawaii specialties! Hawaii atmosphere !

    Amélie Beerens · December 16, 2014
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  • jarred w.

    Cajun burger is good

    jarred wheeler · November 21, 2014
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  • Jill H.

    Jerk sauce was spicy and amazing with super fresh fish! Delicious Hawaii 5-0 cocktail too.

    Jill Harrison · October 17, 2014
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  • Maryellen

    Fun atmosphere and delicious food. Appetizers and fruity cocktails, a great way to unwind after work!

    Maryellen · September 21, 2014
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  • Rafael B.

    ótimo atendimento, comida muito saborosa, limonada da casa é uma ótima opção de bebida

    Rafael Borro · September 18, 2014
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  • Riccardo D.

    Be careful: spicy could be very spicy!

    Riccardo Daidone · August 30, 2014
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  • Brent C.

    Solid food, solid service. Fish tacos were good and hula pie dessert was awesome.

    Brent Cihonski · August 30, 2014
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  • Patrick F.

    Hawaiian ceviche, sweet potato fries, fried plantains, duke's luau pork...good eats. And a Zombie. Go happy hour!

    Patrick Fung · August 24, 2014
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  • Stuart M.

    Wine Wednesday means wine is 50% off

    Stuart Murdoch · July 31, 2014
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  • Natalie N.

    If you order the kid's mac & cheese, ask them to dump it out on a plate to cool. They serve it in a scalding hot crock it bakes in, which is barely safe for adults. We enjoyed a good meal, though.

    Natalie Noblitt · July 4, 2014
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  • Katie

    Seriously, the best service, best food- in Monterey. Hands down. EVERYTHING on the menu is THE BEST!!!!

    Katie · May 26, 2014
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  • Jeni

    Jalapeño Mac and cheese is Mac and cheese with just a little bit of kick.

    Jeni · May 25, 2014
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  • Sriram K.

    The best edamames I have ever had. Vege meals were amazing too. Highly recommended!

    Sriram Krishnan · May 19, 2014
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  • Ian C.

    Poke was very good. Cubano pork and Luau pork were under seasoned. Don't be afraid of salt!

    Ian C · April 27, 2014
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  • Marianna C.

    The dressing of the blackened ahi cesar salad is awsome

    Marianna Carrera · April 26, 2014
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  • Lenny

    Check out the great vegetarian menu. Tofu many ways.

    Lenny · April 11, 2014
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  • Talisha H.

    Seared Ahi Tuna wontons are great! The Mai Tai is good too.

    Talisha Hill · April 1, 2014
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  • Todd T.

    Have to try the Zombie!!!

    Todd Tyler · March 25, 2014
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  • Rodney

    Macadamia nut encrusted fish with mango, papaya salsa is simply the best!

    Rodney · February 11, 2014
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  • Sergey M.

    Pot brownie is sooo great and large.

    Sergey Mkhitaryan · February 9, 2014
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  • Karen H.

    The fish soup and crab curry are insanely delicious!

    Karen Havens · January 1, 2014
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  • Jaden F.

    Tuesday is happy hour all day!

    Jaden Felix · November 27, 2013
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  • Egor A.

    Great, so tasty. Amazong Hulas burger.

    Egor A · November 9, 2013
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  • Neal U.

    Servers weren't the friendliest but the happy hour food & drink specials are amazing.

    Neal Ungerleider · September 30, 2013
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  • Michael M.

    A Tiki room with service and quality food.

    Michael Murphy · September 20, 2013
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  • Justin W.

    Not a trashy tiki bar. Ceviche and pork sandwich yummy.

    Justin W · August 30, 2013
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  • Shauna W.

    Tropical Itch is my favorite!

    Shauna Wise · August 20, 2013
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  • Mike O.

    Get there before 6pm for a great happy hour drink and appetizer menu! All $5!

    Mike O. · August 13, 2013
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  • Lazy S.

    Amazing vegan options

    Lazy Smurf · August 13, 2013
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  • Claudia T.

    So apparently @LoveHulas charges you a dollar extra for ordering a drink on the rocks! WTF?!?? So lame! Never again!

    Claudia Tibbs · August 2, 2013
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  • Krista P.

    Get the fish tacos and the scorpion bowl!

    Krista Pagano · July 19, 2013
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  • Daniela O.

    I went to this place once, but we have found out that Military are not welcome. My tip: avoid this place. And she YELLED at a customer.

    Daniela Obregón · July 4, 2013
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  • Philipp D.

    The Blackened Ahi Steak Sandwich will change your life.

    Philipp Dorowski · June 11, 2013
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  • Kymm N.

    Check in on yelp wed half price bottle of wine.

    Kymm N. · March 31, 2013
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  • lanamaniac

    The Hawaii fish soup is tasty but is actually quite spicy so sensitive bellies beware! The plantains are yummy tho.

    lanamaniac · March 17, 2013
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  • Frank

    The owners of this place are awesome and the shrimp ceviche is the perfect mix of spicy and savory.

    Frank · March 3, 2013
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  • Nic M.

    Just get the fish tacos; don't even bother looking at the menu.

    Nic Miranda · February 24, 2013
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  • Yves V.

    Great food, great drinks, great service!

    Yves Van Goethem · February 21, 2013
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  • mike g.

    A cant miss menu, I am hooked on the pork plates.

    mike giovannelli · February 14, 2013
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  • Jon C.

    Go on a Tuesday when appetizers are $5 all night and try the spicy edamame and the wasabi mashed potatoes. Amazing!

    Jon Collins · February 13, 2013
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  • Dimitris S.

    Incredible "lilikoi Pie".... OMG!!!!!!

    Dimitris Sarantopoulos · February 7, 2013
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  • Petr P.

    Just awesome veggie burger with great bun.

    Petr Pinkas · January 2, 2013
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