Kauai offers a variety of dining choices and cuisine for visitors ranging from small town restaurants serving local favorites to fine dining experiences available at the islands upscale resorts.
Authentic Hawaiian cuisine is made from the freshest of ingredients including fresh fish like mahi mahi, ono, and opakapaka, along with vegetables and local fruits like pineapples and coconuts. Sugar cane is grown throughout the island to produce sweet delicacies such as passion fruit preserves and mango jam. To experience authentic Hawaiian cuisine in an authentic Hawaiian setting, celebrate your visit to Kauai by attending a traditional luau. Here you'll be entertained with hula dancers, fire dancers, and music as you enjoy delicious foods like poi, Kalua roast pork, ono mahi mahi, and chicken adobo.
For a scrumptious Hawaiian dessert treat, be sure to try ice cream in flavors like Macadamia Nut and Passion Fruit, coconut cream filled éclairs, or authentic Hawaiian shave ice like Island Punch and Blue Coconut.
5-5070 Kuhio Highway
A roadside local style lunch wagon serving up healthy Hawaiian food with a modern twist... read more
5380 Honoiki Road
(in the Hanalei Bay Resort)
Traditional and nouveau Pacific Rim... read more
2253 Poipu Road
In Kiahuna Plantation Resort
2956 Kress Street
2440 Hoonani Rd.
2100 Hoone Road
Across from Poipu Beach Park
5300 Ka Haku Road
Ching Young Village
1485 Kuhio Highway
4-1387 Kuhio Highway
4361 Kuhio Hwy
Across from Kinipopo Shopping Village
5520 Ka Haku Rd
Would you like a view with that Kona coffee?...
5520 Ka Haku Rd
Would you like a view with that?... read more
5-5134 Kuhio Highway
In the Kapaa Shopping Center (next to Kapaa's Big Save Market)
Weekly luau, live music, local cuisine... read more
5520 Ka Haku Road