Popular Kauaʻi Restaurants
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Opakapaka Grill & Bar
Farm-to-table, fish and meat, served steps away from the beach, next to the Hanalei Colony Resort. Serving lunch and dinner.
Tapas, excellent lunch and dinner.
The Dolphin – Restaurant, Fish Market & Sushi
Known for the freshest cuts in seafood; one can enjoy a peaceful riverside lunch on umbrella shaded tables, outstanding dinner fare in a nostalgic tropical setting or just hang out in the stylish, world class sushi lounge.
The Hanalei Gourmet
Enjoy savory sandwiches, burgers, salads, or fresh fish tacos in a casual pub atmosphere, live music.
Hanalei Wake up Café
This is where the surfers go to get fueled up for a day on the waves. In fact, breakfast is all they serve in this tiny eatery that truly defines "hole in the wall."
Kalypso Bar & Grill
On the way to Hanalei Bay, great food, selection and specials, large flat screens for sports fans.
Serving an eclectic menu from American classics, seafood, local Hawaiʻian specialties, to a full sushi bar.
Vegetarian and fresh island-caught fish, highly recommended as a romantic or quiet setting in the former Hanalei Museum. Across from Hanalei Dolphin.
"The Nui" A very popular spot in Hanalei, friendly "local" bar and restaurant with nightly live Music and a Wednesday night lūʻau.
Serving fresh fish tacos daily, nothing beats a warm, fresh taco or burrito during a leisurely lunch on Kauaʻi's North Shore.
Hanalei Food Truck Court
Various food trucks in one location, serving a variety of cuisines at economical prices. Located next to the Hanalei Liquor Store.
Excellent selection of fresh authentic Mexican food. Features daily lunch/dinner specials and fresh fruit drink specials. Dine in the food court area or take out.
Hideaways Pizza Pub
A modern Italian restaurant, offering a variety of fresh-made contemporary and traditional dishes, including pizzas, pastas, and salads. At Pali Ke Kua resort.
An outdoor dining venue with a set, five-course dinner menu based on weekly and seasonal availability. BYOB
Chinese and Thai specialties, conveniently located in the Princeville shopping center. Dine in the food court area or take out.
Nanea Restaurant & Bar
Located on the first floor of The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas clubhouse. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday Brunch. Enjoy the casual dining atmosphere with an array of selections.
Modern Italian cuisine expertly prepared from fresh, local ingredients served in a large, open dining room. House-made pasta, salads, meat dishes, pizzas, and full bar.
Sip fresh squeezed drinks and sample island cuisine sourced by local farmers.
Princeville Resort Restaurants
- Makana Terrace
Overlooks Hanalei Bay and Bali Hai. Offers the finest Hawaiʻian grown produce.
- Nalu Kai Bar & Grill
Here you will also enjoy breathtaking views of Hanalei Bay in the shade of the gazebos or in the privacy of the dining cabanas. Mediterranean Influence.
- Kauaʻi Grill
Offers sweeping views of Hanalei Bay & Mt. Makana ("Bali Hai"). You may enjoy a wide selection of both domestic and international grill favorites.
European, pacific rim, fusion menu in an open air Hawaiʻian plantation garden setting.
Kīlauea Bakery & Pau Hana Pizza
Fresh pastries, bagels, breads, coffee/espresso, specialty pizzas, soups, sandwiches, salads, informal indoor and outdoor dining and takeout. Opens 6:30 AM
Kīlauea Fish Market & Deli
Fresh fish, plate lunches, informal outdoor dining.
Art Café Hemingway
Open for breakfast/brunch. Serves real Italian Espresso, crepes, omelets, Greek yogurt with fruit, oatmeal, etc.
Modern farm to table cousine using the freshest ingredients. French, Japanese, and Pacific Rim influences.
Offers the best authentic Mexican food and bar on the island!
This restaurant has street view seating available. Their menu has a variety of choices from salads to wraps to fajitas. There is a full bar. The portions are large, so come hungry!
Ono Family Restaurant
This is a favorite among locals that is open for breakfast and lunch. Excellent omelets. Be sure to try the pancakes with Portuguese sausage and homemade syrup!
Duane's Ono-Char Burger
Burgers and shakes.
Kalalea Juice Hale
Juice bar, açai bowls, smoothies. Locally sourced and organic ingredients.
On the sand at the Kauaʻi Marriott Resort, Kalapaki Beach.
No-frills, counter-serve space for saimin (a classic Hawaiʻian noodle soup) and lilikoi chiffon pie.
Tip Top Café & Bakery
Breakfast and lunch. An island mainstay for over 100 years, renowned for their banana pancakes and oxtail soup.
Poʻipū / Kōloa
Beach House Restaurant
Open for lunch & dinner. Enjoy spectacular ocean & sunset views. Local fruits, vegetables, fish and beef make for a delicious Pacific Rim food experience.
Brennecke's Beach Broiler
Cocktails, salads, burgers and more!
Open for Dinner. Great Hawaiʻian ambiance. Enjoy delectable seafood entrees and a gluten free menu. Features a dining room and a bamboo bar.
Living Foods Market & Cafe
Open from 8am to 8pm. The café offers sandwiches, wood-fired pizza, panini, crepes and fish tacos.
Merriman's Fish House
Open for dinner. Experience warm Hawaiian hospitality in an elegant plantation style setting.
Located in the Koʻa Kea resort. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Offers a diverse menu of fresh seafood & produce by acclaimed Executive Chef and Kauaʻi native Noelani Planas.
Open for dinner and Sunday brunch. Modern Mexican grill & margarita bar.