P O Box 53, Crater Rim Dr, Volcano Hawaii
This current lodge is across the street from the Volcano Art Center
. Built in 1941, it has 42 rooms, an imposing stone fireplace, the Ka Ohelo Dining Room and a snack bar. During the day, tour groups visit the restaurant and it can be busy.
But in the evenings when the crowds thin out, dinner can be a delightful experience. Fresh fish such as mahi florentine and prime rib beef are specialties, with desserts made from local mountain berries.
Banquets up to 150 diners can be arranged. The restaurant looks out on the Kilauea Crater in a mountain lodge setting. Reservations are advised.
Other Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries nearby:
(Kailua-Kona) Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. of Kailua-Kona
(Hilo) Cafe Pesto
(Kailua-Kona) Captain Bean's Cruises
(Kona) Cassandra's Greek Taverna
(Kailua Kona) Cornwell Estate Kona Coffee
(Keauhou) Daylight Donuts
10/21 Coming to The Volcano area
Annual Maui Steel Guitar Festival Maui HI April19-21 Featured performers will also conduct on-site school visits to various Maui schools to educate and and inform Maui's youth about the Hawaiian steel guitar. These visits, targeted specifically for students of these schools, includes both educational sessions and entertainment by the visiting performers.
Maui Classical Music Festival Maui HI May10 Over the years the Festival has received extensive coverage in national newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, the New York Times, the Hawaii newspapers, and travel and airline magazines. Feature articles written about the Festival have appeared in important musical publications such as Musical America, Chamber Music America, and American Record Guide.
Merrie Monarch Festival Hilo HI June7-9 Merrie Monarch Festival is a week-long cultural event held annually in Hilo on the island of Hawaii. Festivities start on Easter Sunday and culminate with the Hula competition events at the Edith Kanaka'ole Tennis Stadium - Miss Aloha Hula on Thursday, Hula Kahiko on Friday, and Hula 'Auana on Saturday.
Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival Maui HI June23 Various artists, food, crafts, Guitar exhibitor, and more.