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Kauai Pasta Kapaa

4-939 Kuhio Hwy, Ste B, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1583
+1 808-822-7447
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Ranked #32 of 103 restaurants in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: none (highway frontage)
Description: We are family owned, chef driven restaurant specializing in Italian comfort food while offering upscale contemporary daily specials. Our KP Lounge features handcrafted signature cocktails, a boutique wine selection, quality beers & unique tapas menu. We appeal to families, couples, visitors and locals alike. We can offer a private banquet dining room, or entire restaurant buy-out for special occasions or corporate events. We strongly recommend reservations, but gladly welcome walk-ins. We look forward to serving you!
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Whitehorse, Canada
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

The reviews here and elsewhere show a variety of reports, both positive and negative, and it would seem there might be a problem with consistency. Honestly, the rave reviews make me wonder if some people have ever had really good Italian food! Be that as it may, we did our reservations online for a group of 7 adults and 5... More

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We dined as a group of 6 on a Saturday. After being greater promptly, we waited about 10 minutes to be seated. Pretty amazing on a busy Saturday night! The waiter, Tyson, demonstrate extreme professionalism. Tyson was ready to discuss drink specials and menu highlights the moment we were seated. He brought our drinks and several loaves of house baked... More

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The only thing better than the food was the service! Very reasonable prices and good food. Don't even think of leaving without having cheesecake.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We tried this place for dinner, had the pesto fettuccine & chicken Parmesan. Service was good & refills on water & soda kept coming. The white cream sauce was very flavorful. Bread was extra delicious. It's kauai so Italian choices are limited, so it fit the bill.

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Hanalei, HI
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We frequent KP so we were shocked at how awful the service was the other day. It was lunch time and our waitress acted like we were annoying here just being there. She was so rude, no hint of a smile, no 'hello', it was unbelievable. She took our order and when the food came out we never saw her... More

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Olathe, Kansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The food was great, the portions huge! It's a little on the pricey side but good for a nice night out. Most of the ingredients are fresh and local. Nice wait staff and quick service.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

A local recommended this and it was one of the worst meals and service we've ever had. We sat below an AC unit and froze. The food was just bad. Can't explain it other than bad. The service was nonexistent and unpleasant. Avoid!!

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Camano Island, Washington
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Stopped by for lunch, was hungry for pasta, and that's quite a tall order for something gluten free! I had the house pasta, my husband had fettucine alfredo. He had beautiful homemade noodles, but said the dish was only "all right." I was thrilled to have meat sauce with lots of meat in it and I liked the Italian seasoning.... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Went based on a friend's recommendation and were a bit disappointed. The place is crazily organized and wanders through three different spaces connected. Said there was a bar but we had trouble locating it - all the way to the back, an unusual location. Meat balls and pasta sauce had a strange seasoning and odd taste. One person ordered the... More

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Lompoc, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

After two weeks in Kauai and eating their wonderful fish and seafood almost every day, my husband and I had a hankering for pizza. Other than a couple of chains, Kauai is not famous for their Italian food but relying on a local's suggestion we decided to try Kauai Pasta, and am I glad we did. The pizza is totally... More

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