- Casual Dining
Kona Grill features American favorites with an international influence and award-winning sushi in a casually elegant atmosphere. Kona Grill owns and operates 31 restaurants, guided by a passion for quality food and personal service.
“Our restaurant collection is about as diverse as it gets and we’re looking forward to providing another great dining option here at Irvine Spectrum Center,” said Stacie Ellis, senior marketing director for Irvine Company Retail Properties. “Kona Grill will serve contemporary American cuisine with an impressive selection of sushi.”
Signature dishes include: Macadamia Nut Chicken with a pineapple-papaya marmalade, Miso-Sake Sea Bass and a passion fruit creme brulee. On the sushi side, there’s Salmon Wasabi Sashimi, with fresh wasabi root, pickled onions, cucumber salad with a yuzu ponzu, along with specialty rolls such as the Checkerboard Roll, with tuna, habanero tuna mix, yellowtail, avocado, asparagus and spicy motoyaki sauce.
The restaurant includes a large patio dining space, a custom-designed aquarium and an expansive bar. Kona Grill is located across from Yard House.