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All 33 Poipu Restaurants

Casa di Amici

2301 Nalo Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9779 (Koloa)
808 742 1555
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Ranked #22 of 33 Restaurants in Poipu
Price range: $20 - $25
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Eclectic
Neighborhood: Koloa
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Hoone
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Above average food, very salty and i LOVE salt-when I told the young waiter he literally gave me a nervous laugh and walked away?! Seafood didn't taste fresh. This place feels dated in taste and style.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

A little off the grid, but well worth locating. Food is tremendous and different from the excepted on the island. The best starter Calamari on the island, and we have tried it almost everywhere. We have frequented this restaurant over many years and have never been disappointed. Service is top notch.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

All of the food preparations were outstanding and this is the only place I plan to visit for a second time during the trip

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Birmingham, Michigan
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201 reviews 201 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

I suppose Casa di Amici is "Italian", but it is really one of the most unique restaurant menus I have ever seen. While there are a few classic Italian dishes, most dishes start with an Italian concept and then add flavors from other regions - Thai, Mexican, Chinese, etc. - and it works wonderfully. My wife and I shared an... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

A friend had recommended this restaurant so we gave it a try on our visit to Kauai. Again Open table reservations worked great and we were seated quickly in a corner table looking out over a hedge and neighbors house, the staff were friendly and service started out well. I had the Thai beef satay risotto, it looked and tasted... More 

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Mount Vernon, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

location is poor, tucked away in timeshare and condo land. No ambience. Dated decor, harsh lighting, strange seating arrangements, one over worked waiter. I had Caesar salad, expected a dinner sized portion and got a side plate portion. Nothing stellar, and the shrimp was undercooked. Very nice large fresh shrimp, which is a huge plus, and normally overlooked and rubbery....so... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Very good food off the beat and path. Found while out walking in the morning. So glad we went there. Crazy busy when we arrived but they were very attentive and the food was awesome. Would hsve gone back if not our last night

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Went here with friends who had dined previously and raved about it. It took a bit to find it but well worth the effort and the reviews were spot on. Knowledgeable and friendly service led by Randall as the owner, a great and unusual wine list and extensive menu. We all had starter and entree and all were delicious. Thoroughly... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We recently visited Kauai and this was our first dining experience at Casa di Amici. Everyone was very nice and the meals were great. We enjoyed a beautiful table on the patio with a view of the ocean (had to look over the home next door). A very unexpected surprise in a residential neighborhood. Thank you for a wonderful evening... More 

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East Berlin, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

One would expect that an Italian restaurant would have several options for guests that do not eat meat. Not the case at this spot. With some effort, we were able to manage a meal but not easily. While the salads were fresh and tasty and the home made bread was good, the only menu item without meat was the Fettucine... More 

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Additional Information about Casa di Amici

Address: 2301 Nalo Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9779
Phone Number: 808 742 1555
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu>  > Koloa
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: Eclectic

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