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Bubba's

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5-5183 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
808 826 7839
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10:30 am - 8:00 pm
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stopped here after the beach one afternoon. It was in between lunch and dinner but there was still a line. That's always a good sign to us. Burgers and fries were good! Grass fed local beef is what we try to eat at home so this was a draw for us. We didn't mind the wait since they cook... More 

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Thank Qbscrapper
Calgary, Canada
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Average burger place with some nice picnic tables to eat at. Service was ok and so were the prices. Good tasting burgers and French fries.

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Thank Travelisfunyay
Hawaii
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77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had to wait 25 minutes to get a so-so burger (this was after placing our order). We waited in line for about 20 minutes just to place our order. Not impressed. Recommend going somewhere else for a burger.

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Thank BudDiver
Grafton, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Service is ok - but the food is great! I had the corn dog and fries. My husband had the double bubba burger. I already want to go back!

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Thank mhaehle
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Burgers taste good and include sautéed onions, but if you are used to add-ons such as avocados, or mushrooms, you are out of luck. That's a shame because Kauai has some of the best avocados I have ever tasted.

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azis4me
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Average hamburgers that are popular because of convienence, and also because there are so few restaurants in town. No tomatoes on your hamburger here. Just basic stuff. Only went once in the week I was there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great little takeout place. We usually grabbed a couple of burgers and onion rings to take home for the night. Definitely have the burgers as they serve them (no lettuce or tomatoes.) Ask for their bbq sauce - adds a nice zing to the burgers. Definitely worth a visit while in Kauai.

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Thank Mnessa12
Midlothian, Texas
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is an island icon, visit the one in Hanelei, it's the original. Great burgers. Sit outside at the picnic tables and people watch. We go every year after hiking the Kalalau trail. Can't beat it.

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Thank tgoldmann
Brunswick, Georgia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bought a burger with fries and milkshake. The burger tasted good though they didn't have tomatoes or lettuce. Fries were good but the milkshake was watery (like it was melted).

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Thank jwilkinson777
Palm Desert, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable local burger joint, pretty darn good burger. Service was quite slow, but what's your hurry anyway.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-5183 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei
  • Phone Number: 808 826 7839

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?