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1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
(808) 240-6456
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Ranked #4 of 33 Restaurants in Poipu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Hawaiian, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Ainako
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

We had to try Tidepools at the Hyatt per a friends recommendation. Without a doubt it is a restaurant you must add to your list. Being a Hyatt everything is "First Class". From the moment you enter the grounds you will feel ambiance captivate you. The open dining area overlooks a pool of Koi and waterfalls with an overview of... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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186 reviews 186 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Had two great dinners here during our stay. Both waiters gave great service and the menu is fun. Try the coffee rubbed prime rib or the ahi app. we enjoyed and it has a nice setting.

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Galena, Illinois
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

This is a gorgeous restaurant. and the food was fantastic. Perfect for a romantic dinner. The resturarant building is surrounded by a moat full of junping Koi. The Koi tend to jump at everything. I found that a little annoying.

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Fair Oaks, California
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119 reviews 119 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

The kids loved the ahi appetizer, I didn't care for the scallop as it was a bit bitter due to the polenta crust. The girls loved their steaks and my husband and I loved our dishes. I had special and my husband had halibut. Wait staff were very attentive and the table which was right by the koi pond was... More 

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Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

So very convenient, on grounds, by water. The coconut cake vied w/the view for our faves. Disliked? Nuthin!

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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129 reviews 129 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Just plain amazing. Twice. Located just off the beach at the Grand Hyatt, I guess they don't normally serve breakfast here due to construction on their usual breakfast spot. But I couldn't be more pleased. Sumptious buffet with omelette station, fresh juices and fruit, the only oatmeal on a buffet that was good, &etc. The service was outstanding, and they... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

We ate here while we were staying at the Hyatt on our honeymoon. The ambiance is lovely and our server was very friendly and helpful, but for $40 mains we were underwhelmed. The portions were HUGE (I guess that's good or bad depending on your perspective) but just not as good as I would expect at that price point.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

We stayed next door at the Point at Poipu but came here for a special dinner. This restaurant is located at the Hyatt in a separate building between the hotel and the beach. The setting here is amazing. The tables are quite private, with lots of space between them. The restaurant is located next to (& above) a beautiful Koi... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful place to have dinner. Mai Tai's are quite expensive but excellent. My salad and poke appetizers we're delicious and my husband raved about the fish entree.

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Sydney, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

beautiful surroundings - restaurant is situated directly above and in middle of enormous pond with Koi and swans. Ambience was relaxing and casual. Service was informative, engaging and attentive without being intrusive.

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Additional Information about Tidepools

Address: 1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756
Phone Number: (808) 240-6456
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse, Hawaiian, Contemporary

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