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“Good healthy food” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Verde Restaurant

Verde Restaurant
4-1105 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-821-1400
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Ranked #8 of 114 Restaurants in Kapaa
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $12
Cuisines: Mexican, Hawaiian
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Takeout
Description: Local fave spot.
WA
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Good healthy food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013 via mobile

A small, hole-in-the-wall restaurant with reasonable prices for Kauai. The ahi tostada was wonderful. Be aware that the fish is nearly raw, so if you want it cooked more, you will have to ask for that.

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Prince George, Canada
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Excellent Mexican Food and a Great Value!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

This restaurant is a must visit if you are staying at any of the resorts nearby. It is easy to miss as it is located in a strip mall and is somewhat small but you won't be disappointed by the food. Happy Hour is from 3 pm - 5 pm and I believe it was $4.00 margharitas which were very tasty with the salt rim and all. The food was amazing both in taste and size. All three of us had different meals and we each could not finish and had to bring it back to the resort for the next day.

Highly recommended!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Maine
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280 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
“Tiny Restaurant, Order At Counter...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

This little place serves excellent food. One orders at the counter. No ambiance here..just good food!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Salem, Oregon
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“so good!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Great find! Simple, basic restaurant with top notch food and great service! The guys working there a friendly, fun and know their food! This could be just any old Mexican food restaurant but it is not! Unique twist - Ahi Tuna Tostado for example - and really, really good! My determining factor is always "would I go back?". And this was a resounding YES. Enjoy!

  • Visited February 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Santa Barbara, California
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great food!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Go on a Monday...it is $3 Margaritas!!
The beef (short ribs) is tender and shredded. It taste good on anything. The green salsa and red are excellent! (I was surprise being from the LA area). Big Portions so you might want to split if you dont have a microwave in your hotel room.

Visited February 2013
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