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Popular Kauaʻi Restaurants

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Hāʻena

Opakapaka Grill & Bar
808.378.4425
Farm-to-table, fish and meat, served steps away from the beach, next to the Hanalei Colony Resort. Serving lunch and dinner.

Hanalei

Bar Acuda
808.826.7081
Tapas, excellent lunch and dinner.

The Dolphin – Restaurant, Fish Market & Sushi
808.826.6113
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
808.826.2524
Enjoy savory sandwiches, burgers, salads, or fresh fish tacos in a casual pub atmosphere, live music.

Hanalei Wake up Café
808.826.5551
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
808.826.9700
On the way to Hanalei Bay, great food, selection and specials, large flat screens for sports fans.

Northside Grill
808.826.9701
Serving an eclectic menu from American classics, seafood, local Hawaiʻian specialties, to a full sushi bar.

Postcards Café
808.826.1191
Vegetarian and fresh island-caught fish, highly recommended as a romantic or quiet setting in the former Hanalei Museum. Across from Hanalei Dolphin.

Tahiti Nui
808.826.6277
"The Nui" A very popular spot in Hanalei, friendly "local" bar and restaurant with nightly live Music and a Wednesday night lūʻau.

Tropical Taco
808.827.8226
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.

Princeville

Federico's
808.826.7177
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
808.378.4187
A modern Italian restaurant, offering a variety of fresh-made contemporary and traditional dishes, including pizzas, pastas, and salads. At Pali Ke Kua resort.

Kauaʻi Ono
808.634.3244
An outdoor dining venue with a set, five-course dinner menu based on weekly and seasonal availability. BYOB

Lotus Garden
808.826.9999
Chinese and Thai specialties, conveniently located in the Princeville shopping center. Dine in the food court area or take out.

Nanea Restaurant & Bar
808.827.8808
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.

Piazza
808.431.4325
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.

Tiki Iniki
808.431.4242
Sip fresh squeezed drinks and sample island cuisine sourced by local farmers.

Princeville Resort Restaurants
808.826.9644

  • 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.

Kīlauea

The Bistro
808.828.0480
European, pacific rim, fusion menu in an open air Hawaiʻian plantation garden setting.

Kīlauea Bakery & Pau Hana Pizza
808.828.2020
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
808.828.6244
Fresh fish, plate lunches, informal outdoor dining.

Kapaʻa

Art Café Hemingway
808.822.2250
Open for breakfast/brunch. Serves real Italian Espresso, crepes, omelets, Greek yogurt with fruit, oatmeal, etc.

JO2
808.212.1627
Modern farm to table cousine using the freshest ingredients. French, Japanese, and Pacific Rim influences.

Monico's Taqueria
808.822.4300
Offers the best authentic Mexican food and bar on the island!

Olympic Café
808.822.5825
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
808.822.1710
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!

Anahola

Duane's Ono-Char Burger
808.822.9181
Burgers and shakes.

Kalalea Juice Hale
808.346.0074
Juice bar, açai bowls, smoothies. Locally sourced and organic ingredients.

Lihuʻe

Duke's Kauaʻi
808.246.9599
On the sand at the Kauaʻi Marriott Resort, Kalapaki Beach.

Hamura Saimin
808.245.3271
No-frills, counter-serve space for saimin (a classic Hawaiʻian noodle soup) and lilikoi chiffon pie.

Tip Top Café & Bakery
808.245.2333
Breakfast and lunch. An island mainstay for over 100 years, renowned for their banana pancakes and oxtail soup.

Poʻipū / Kōloa

Beach House Restaurant
808.742.1424
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
808.742.7588
Cocktails, salads, burgers and more!

Keoki's Paradise
808.742.7534
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
808.742.2323
Open from 8am to 8pm. The café offers sandwiches, wood-fired pizza, panini, crepes and fish tacos.

Merriman's Fish House
808.742.8385
Open for dinner. Experience warm Hawaiian hospitality in an elegant plantation style setting.

Red Salt
808.828.8888
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.

Tortilla Republic
808.742.8884
Open for dinner and Sunday brunch. Modern Mexican grill & margarita bar.