Lately I’ve been spending a lot of time at the Kona Club, in the Piedmont neighborhood of Oakland, because it’s excellent. These people clearly care about the tiki.
The Kona Club is a good-sized bar completely tricked out in impeccable tiki furnishings and decor. The casual atmosphere is perfect for hanging out and downing lots of fruity drinks, which is what I do on a roughly biweekly basis.
The pool room:
The spacious back room:
The all-important back hallway to the restrooms:
Obviously the Kona Club has a lot of awesome tiki stuff, but this beauty is the queen of the collection:
SHE HAS MECHANICAL UNDULATING HIPS.
I cannot recommend the Kona Club enough for an afternoon of amiable tiki drinking. Try the Macadamia Nut Chi-Chi.