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Kalapaki Grill

3610 Rice Street, Kalapaki Beach, Lihue, Kauai, HI
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Ranked #24 of 89 restaurants in Lihue
Cuisines: American
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69% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Glen Rock, New Jersey
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The first time we ate here it was about 1pm - we walked over to the tables. The waitress gave us menus and let us know that the wait from the kitchen would be about 30 minutes. They were backed up because the serve the entire pool area. The waitress was great; she made sure our water was filled and... More

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bakersfield, CA.
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85 reviews 85 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Drinks were very good, even at happy hour! Sandwiches were tasty. No watered down drinks and it was a pleasant atmosphere.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

lovely view. go for happy hour and then walk the grounds down to the beach. Kids can run wild while you enjoy a beer and fish tacos. food not terribly good(lots of fried stuff) but happy hour's a good deal.

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Globe, Arizona
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69 reviews 69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stopped by the grill which is poolside at the Marriott, and the drinks and food were ok, I had a BLT wrapped roll and my companion had a hot dog with a side order of onion rings. Service was good, food was OK. I guess since we were on the Garden Island I'd expected something local and fresh, or even... More

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93 reviews 93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Since the beach at the Kauai Marriott is public, anyone can come and then eat at this grill. They will serve you food at the beach as well. This is a basic pool bar menu with lots of good Hawaiian cocktails, sandwiches and salads. The service is always great and the prices are average for the area.

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st. louis
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

huge portions, great salad, attentive, but not obtrusive servers, open air restaurant overlooking tennis courts.......

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Princeton, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Good food and drink options. A little pricey but it's in the resort, so that's expected. The service was great. The waitresses are very attentive pool side so you don't even need to go sit at the bar or tables around the bar. They come right to you as you are lounging by the pool. Can't beat that service!

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Napa, California
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163 reviews 163 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
287 helpful votes 287 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

For poolside food, it's pretty average food for what you get at most similar hotels. Burgers, fries...standard fare. What's missing are nachos.

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Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed at the Marriott for a week, so we had lunch here several times, and drinks most every day. While lunch was good food at a good price, the drinks were great! The Nuka Lei Lei is awesome, so don't miss it! Great service from the very attentive hotel staff, too.

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Nice ambience, good service, decent food, and ok prices. If we`d have been smart enough to check out the specials before visiting, our meal with fish tacos would have been cut in half by visiting the next day instead. They have some pretty good specials throughout the week. The regular prices are not expensive, but this can easily be a... More

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