Top Picks for Dining Out on the Royal Coconut Coast
Here are more than a dozen top picks for restaurants on the the Royal Coconut Coast. All also offer take-out.
Brunch: Looking for great brunch spots this Easter? Check out the full array of delicious brunches at the Hilton Garden Inn Kauai at Wailua Bay, Lava Lava Beach Club, or Sam’s Oceanview. See links and phone numbers below.
The Bull Shed: 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. seven days a week, live entertainment in the evenings. 4-796 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, (808) 822-3791
Coconuts Fish Cafe: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week, 4-831 Kuhio Highway #420, Kapaa, (808) 320-3138
Crooked Surf and Mamoa Fish House: Located at the Sheraton Kauai Coconut Beach Resort. Crooked Surf is open noon to 9 p.m. for lunch, dinner, snacks and drinks, 808-320-3651. Moamoa Fish House is open daily 5 to 9 p.m. for dinner and drinks, 808-320-3653.
Haole Girl Island Sweets: Tuesday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., 934 B Kipuni Way, Kapaa, (808) 822-2253,
Hukilau Lanai: Tuesday through Sunday 5:30-8:30, live entertainment nightly, 520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, (808) 822-0600
Garden Grill and Mamahunes: Located at the Hilton Garden Inn Kauai at Wailua Bay. Garden Grill is open 6 to 10 a.m. daily for breakfast, Mamahunes is open noon to 9 p.m. daily for lunch, snacks, dinner and drinks, 808-823-6000
Johnnys Wingz N Tingz: Open Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday, live entertainment and karaoke in the evenings, 440 Aleka Place, Kapaa, (808) 320-3410
Lava Lava Beach Club: Open 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Breakfast 7 t0 10 a.m., Lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., light fare 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Happy Hour 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., dinner 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. live entertainment in the evenings , 420 Papaloa Rd, Kapaa (at the Kauai Shores Hotel), 808-241-LAVA (5282)
Lemongrass Grill: Open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m daily, Happy hour 4 to 6 p.m., 4-871 Kuhio Hwy. Kapaa, (808) 822-2288
Oasis On The Beach: Open 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, Happy Hour 3 to 5 p.m. 4-820 Kuhio Hwy Suite 1, Kapaa, 808-822-9332
Paniolo Santa Maria Style BBQ: Open 5-9 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, live music and dance floor nightly, 4-1345 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaʻa, 808-431-1668
Sam’s Oceanview Restaurant: Open 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday through Monday, closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Sunday brunch from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m, Happy Hour 4-6 p. Monday, Thursday and Friday, 4-1546 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, (808) 822-7887
Shivalik Indian Cuisine: 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5 to 9 p.m. 7 days a week, 4-771 Kuhio Highway Suite 109, Kapaa, (808) 821-2333
Papaya’s Natural Foods and Cafe: Dining outside 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays, 4-901 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, (808) 823-0190
Taps & Hops Eatery : Noon to 8 p.m. Thursday through Tuesday (closed on Wednesdays), 4-885 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, (808) 378-4199
Waipouli Delicatessan & Restaurant: Open Wednesday through Monday 8 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. plus 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, 4-771 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa (Waipouli Town Center), 808) 822-9311
Wahine Weenies: Open Monday through Friday 8:30 to 2:30 for curbside pick up, 4-1383 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaʻa, (808) 631-2237