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The Hanalei Gourmet


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Caesar Dressing $8.95
1/2 Caesar $5.95
Roasted Garlic Caesar
romaine tossed with freshly grated parmesan, roasted garlic and croutons in our gourmet
Waioli Salad
chilled, grilled vegetable salad with artichoke hearts, red bell peppers, eggplant, baby corn and zucchini on garden greens with sonoma goat cheese and chef's mango vinaigrette
Mediterranean Salad
a mix of fresh greens accompanied by feta cheese, roasted red bell peppers, tomato wedges, sweet red onions and a country olive mix. served with our balsamic vinaigrette and foccacia bread
1/2 Waldorf $5.95
Hanalei Waldorf
our version of a traditional. fresh greens tossed with caramelized walnuts, fresh sliced apples, and gorgonzola crumbles with our own mango vinaigrette dressing.
Our Good 'ol Green
a variety of sliced, fresh vegetables and mixed greens with a choice of our gourmet dressings.
Grilled Fresh Fish $5.95
Ginger Chicken $4.95
Add To Any Salad Above:
Chicken Salad Boat
on the light side for dinner. our own "hawaiian style" macadamia nut chicken salad stuffed into a half of a fresh papaya or avocado
Add $2.0
Deli Fresh Dressings
creamy garlic, mango vinaigrette, balsamic vinaigrette, bleu cheese and 1000 island. bleu cheese crumbles or goat cheese
All Entrees Are Served With Our Chef's Accompaniment Of Vegetable Du Jour And Rice Or Potato.
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Fresh Catch
a daily selection of our fresh fish, charbroiled, blackened or sauteed. your server will describe our varieties
Pan Fried Crab Cakes
asian style cakes with red bell pepper, celery, red onion, ginger, garlic, lemon and spices. served with our chef's pineapple aioli sauce
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Beer Battered Fresh Fish & Chips
fresh fish, beer battered and deep fried. served with french fries, asian coleslaw and a soy wasabi sauce
Scallops Meuniere
sauteed giant sea scallops served over fresh french croutes with a lemon herbed, brown butter sauce
Charbroiled Rib Eye Steak
grilled to perfection. seasoned with hawaiian alae salt and fresh black pepper. served with a garlic mushroom saute.
Mac Nut Fried Chicken
fried chicken breaded with japanese style panko flakes and hawaiian macadamia nuts. served on a bed of cabbage with a guava lime sauce
Charbroiled Pork Loin
a 16 oz. of freshly grilled, center cut pork loin. seasoned with hawaiian alae salt, fresh black pepper and garlic. served with a spinach saute
Grilled Ginger Chicken
a healthy portion of ginger marinated grilled chicken served with a pineapple aioli sauce. 21.95 1/2 order
Pasta Du Jour
our chef's choice of hot pasta with a salad of mixed greens and foccacia bread. check our blackboard for today's selection
Greek Pasta
a saute of new zealand mussels, clams, greek olives, feta cheese, garlic, tomatoes, red onions, fresh herbs and white wine tossed with our linguini. served with a salad of mixed greens and foccacia bread
Shrimp Scampi
sauteed jumbo shrimp in a white wine butter sauce, tossed with linguini and herbs. served with a salad of mixed greens and foccacia bread. "a classic."
Gorgonzola Chicken
gorgonzola alfredo sauce tossed with grilled marinated chicken and linguini. served with a salad of mixed greens and foccacia bread.
Vegetable $16.95
Chicken $21.95
Shrimp $26.95
Udon Stir Fry
a bountiful vegetable stir fry served over fresh udon noodle, flavored with oyster sauce, ginger and garlic. served with a salad of mixed greens and foccacia bread
Add Cheese, Avocado Or Bacon $1.5
Big Tim's Burger
6 oz. of fresh, butcher ground chuck, hand formed and prepared to order with "the works" on a fresh toasted bun with french fries
Dewey's Gorgonzola Burger
gorgonzola cheese and caramelized onions added to big tim's burger and served on a fresh toasted bun with french fries
Moe's Ultimate Burger
big tim's burger with avocado, bacon and pepper jack cheese with "the works." serve it up on a fresh toasted bun with french fries and it's ultimate
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Fresh Island Fish Sandwich
a daily selection of charbroiled fresh fish served with a lemon caper and dill mayonnaise and "the works" on a fresh toasted bun with french fries.
Hanalei Moa Sandwich
ginger marinated chicken breast grilled and served with a pineapple aioli sauce on a fresh toasted bun with french fries and "the works
Garden Isle Burger
a delicious alternative to meat, a grilled garden burger with "the works" served on a fresh toasted bun with french fries
Asian Style Crab Cakes
asian style cakes with red bell pepper, celery, red onion, ginger, garlic, lemon and spices. served with our chef's pineapple aioli sauce
1/4 Lb $8.95
1/2 Lb $14.95
1 Lb $23.95
Shrimp "old Bay" Boil
unpeeled shrimp boiled in "old bay broth", served with melted garlic butter, cocktail sauce and french baguette.
Deep Fried Artichokes
whole artichoke hearts, beer tempura battered and fried golden brown. served with a creamy garlic dipping sauce
Smoked Hawaiian Seafood Sampler
lox style slices of local smoked fish. served with a chipotle aioli, fresh pineapple wedges and kilauea breadsticks. great with a pint of draught
Sauteed Mussels
an infusion of mussels, garlic, tomatoes, onions, fresh herbs and white wine. served with a french baguette
Jumbo Coconut Shrimp
jumbo shrimp, coconut crusted and deep fried to a golden brown. served with asian coleslaw and a sweet thai chili sauce
Artichoke Dip
a steaming hot blend of artichoke hearts, garlic, swiss, jack and parmesan cheeses served with slices of french baguette and breadsticks
Broiled Stuffed Mushrooms
fresh large buttons, stuffed with our house crab stuffing. basted with garlic butter and white wine, then broiled up hot.
Cappuccino Decadence Cake
4 Layer Chocolate Cake
Kauai Pie
Lemon Cooler Cake
Hot Brownie Ala Mode
Assorted Cheesecakes
Haagen Dazs Ice Cream Assorted Flavors
Gourmade Cookies
please ask your server for today's selection
Add $1.5
Desserts Served Ala Mode
$12 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews fish and chips salad burger artichoke dip sandwiches club sandwich swordfish french fries chicken mango bread tacos ono catch of the day great lunch casual atmosphere full bar
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Reviewed yesterday

Love the food here! The artichoke hearts are amazing! Everything we ordered was delicious. We ate here twice and we definitely return next visit!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wildsongs
Reviewed 2 days ago

We eat here every time we are on Kauai. The food is delicious and the service is fast but always friendly. We had the good fortune to be here for St Patrick’s Day and they make easily the best corned beef I have ever had...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cruziegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is always good quality and the prices are quite reasonable. Folks often miss this because it is located in the old Hanalei school, but it is certainly worth a visit.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 01dFo1ks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten at HG several times over the years. I particularly enjoying eating outside on the 'covered walkway' in front. Very, very casual, but we have always had good food & good service. On this visit we had swordfish fish & chips & a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Sophie_Linn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined at the Hanalei Gourmet many times over the years, usually for lunch. Our last visit was in January. It was not terribly busy that day, but service was prompt and the food was excellent. I had their special which was a fresh...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kimocat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We come here every year, at least once or twice. Not sure that we will return this trip. The service was just borderline ok-bad. The restaurant was not crowded so no good reason for the slow service. It was 7:30 PM, so not too early...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HeyCath2602
Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

This is a quaint restaurant in the small town of Hanalei. It is casual dining. We had coconut shrimp, pearl and eat shrimp, burger, and pasta of the day. All we delicious. Server was nice and efficient. Nice lunch or dinner spot.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank debbutcher
Reviewed January 29, 2019

Located in the Old Hanalei school this Cafe is very casual and usually pretty crowded but Service was prompt . We had fresh you peel shrimp and the artichoke dip which was good. Good for casual lunch.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank leeMorrisIllinois
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

Lisa is fabulous she went above and beyond to make us feel welcome and right at home. She took care of our every need and always delivered a smile and a thank you. The Ribeye steak was huge and yummy. My daughter got the brownie...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jeneval2019
Reviewed January 25, 2019

Our third try to get a quick bite on a Wed afternoon around 3 pm. After failing to get service at two other places (Tiki Iniki and North Side Grill) I was almost amazed that a server came right to our table and took our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Response from 2JimD | Reviewed this property |
I didn't do taco night, but have had their fish tacos, awesome.
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