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Kauai Pasta Lihue

3-3142 Kuhio Highway, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766
808 245-2227
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Ranked #5 of 91 restaurants in Lihue
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $25
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Lihue Location is open daily from 11am-9pm
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English first
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Really good pasta based meals accented with local flavors. They even have rice pasta for those looking to go gluten free.

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DFW, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It's been two years since we've visited Kauai, and Kauai Pasta. Took my family last night , five of us for dinner. Between us we had... Roasted Cauliflower Spinach salad Clams with linguini Greek Pasta Manicotti Absolutely EVERYTHING was GREAT! Freshly made dishes, locally sourced produce, friendly staff, and reasonable pricing for this type of Quality Food!! Still Wonderful, can't... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We took the advice of Ultimate Kaua'i Guide and tried out Kaua'i Pasta and we were not disappointed! We were kindly greeted and immediately seated at one of Christina's tables. She was delightful! The bartender was cheerful. I had the Egg Plant Parmesan and also fabulous, my glass of Donato Rosso. We tried a diverse variety of dishes at the... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

SO GOOD. SO GOOD. SO GOOD. Happened upon this gem of a restaurant and would probably fly back to Kauai just to eat there. Ok, if it weren't so far..... Anyway, my husband had the pesto chicken, and my daughters had the fettucine alfredo, and gnocchi with clams and shrimp. I had the manicotti. We all loved our dishes so... More

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Kapaa, Hawaii, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I Have lived on Kauai since the 90's and when I first got here I missed good Italian food. Kauai Pasta is great and has 2 locations on Island. I have had great service and delicious food every time and heartily recommend Kauai pasta to the hungry traveler. The only drawback might be the parking, if you don't mind you... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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103 reviews 103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We tried this restaurant as it was close to the Marriott Hotel in Lihue. We were plesantly surprised by the food and the service. We had the artichoke dip which was tasty along with the parm chicken and the Pomodore Chicken. Both were good choices and the amount of food was enough for us to have leftovers if we weren't... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We were recommended by a local and then found this review on tripadvisor. We followed the link to make a reservation not realizing that the reservation was for the Kapa'a location. The Lihue location looked charming and smelled wonderful but, we were sent to the other location. Okay. So we went to the other location and they said they didn't... More

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texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We arrived on Kauai from Kona. We were very hungry and found Kauai Pasta after reading the reasonable reviews on TA (we usually discount the obvious troll reviews). When we arrived there was a 15-20 minute wait. We were offered seating at the bar and although not drinkers we took it. Glad we did. Andy, the bartender, was wonderful! Our... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Traveling with two picky eaters, ages 7 and 8, finding a place where we can all get something we like is a challenge. We chose Kauai Pasta for the pasta aspect but were very pleasantly surprised by the other dinner options as well. There drinks are awesome, and we came back several times during our stay for the good food... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Ive had better from the frozen section at grocery store. You can really tell that the people who leave 4 & 5 star reviews havent experienced authentic italian.

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