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Hanalei Taro & Juice Company

Certificate of Excellence
Fast Food, Hawaiian, Polynesian
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5-5070 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Katy, Texas
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105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped by because of our love for fruit drinks. Not typical, orange, or apple. But the love of tropical fruits. Their guava and taro (Yes, we know, taro is not a fruit). We got the Guava drink and it was amazing. It was not too heavy or overly sugared. Refreshing at the very least. Need to stop by, especially... More 

Thank TGuan863
Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch with Kauai Photo Tours. Got the Pulled Pork Plate. Delicious. Came with the macaroni salad, poi and a salmon lau. Delicious. Be sure to put the chili water on the pork. Be generous. So good.

Thank 2073nitty
Chesterfield, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried a mango smoothie with Taro. It is served from a lunch wagon but has a covered seating area. There are a few food items on the menu but we only had smoothies.

Thank ARC06
Kapaa, Hawaii
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This place makes the best laulau plate. The laulau is perfectly salted, lomi slamon is great and I love the twist on there mac salad, it has bacon and small taro chunks. My kid's love it and its priced right. (this is a lunch wagon, cash only)

Thank nalani808
Bend, Oregon
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

This was a great little stop recommended by "Kauai by Stephanie" and it was delicious! My daughter got one of the creamiest taro blend smoothies I've ever tasted and I had the tacos. The tacos were flavorful and actually way more food than I expected. One would have been plenty for a light meal. One word of caution–give that Hawaiian... More 

Thank StudioAbsolute
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

I purchased poi from the truck, put it into a freezer bag, with ice packs and brought it back to New York City with me! I was already turned on because of its nutritional value. But after researching poi, I am stuck on it!

Thank Geraldine G
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This food truck is located on the right as you enter Hanalei. Try the LauLau and the Kalua pork bowl with poi and lomilomii salmon and you'll be eating as the ancient Hawaiians did. If you're lucky enough to be there on a day when they have kulolo, a sweet bread pudding- like desert, go for it! It's the real... More 

Thank Gail D
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106 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Fantastic, authentic local food, large servings and great value for money. This was the nicest meal we had during our 2 weeks in Hawaii! Such a great place to sit and eat too- there are amazing views of the mountains from the tables beside the food truck. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Natalie H
San Jose, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Want a delicious plate lunch? This is it. Great local food. Be prepared to sit outside (there is some covered seating but it's a food truck). Try the kalua pork or the lau lau (tasty meat wrapped in taro leaves) and, of course, the poi.

Thank Stuart M
Columbus, Ohio
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77 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Get here early, the locals love this place and the lau lau may be gone early. Everything we've tried was excellent and the servers were always smiling. Definitely a must try.

Thank eatwell2live

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Fast Food, Hawaiian, Polynesian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-5070 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei
  • Phone Number: (808)826-1059

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?