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The Eastside cafe - CLOSED

4-1380 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1607
+1 808-823-9500
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-1380 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1607
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Reviewed June 18, 2012

We walked in about 5 pm, on 5\30 there were 3 people at the bar, the rest of the place was empty. 2 people behind the bar. They saw us walk in and were talking for about 1 min. Then the bartender started washing dishes,...More

1  Thank nthemermaid
Reviewed June 18, 2012

Portions were miniscule. The flavor was ok but the amount of food you receive for a 30 dollar meal was almost laughable. Nothing stood out as exceptional: taste, service, live music or certainly value. Would not recommend. Simply not worth the price.

Thank Tjj9020
Reviewed June 15, 2012

Our meal and experience at The Eastside was superb! The blend of flavors and thought that went into every dish was amazing - beautiful presentations with fresh, local flavors. None of the nuances of flavors were lost in the combinations - this chef knows his...More

1  Thank Adi K
Reviewed June 11, 2012

Service was very slow, the restaurant was empty, only lots people sitting at the bar. It took at least 40 mins to get our food, after we had ordered. Wonder how long it would be on a busy night ?

Thank multivitamines
Reviewed May 30, 2012

Ate at the Eastside the night we arrived. Basically, a very good seafood restaurant offering fresh fish prepared well. My wife, daughter and I all had different fish and they were seasoned well and presented nicely with sides. For Kauai, not bad prices. The menu...More

Thank ben17a
Reviewed May 28, 2012

OUr food was great but took 2 hours because our server forgot about us. Literally everyone in our section came after us, and got their food and left before we got our food. We sat there starving and with empty drinks and he ignored us...More

Thank Mrsgriza
Reviewed May 19, 2012

The food was delicious and both the chicken and rib eye were huge portions. tangerine martini was so refreshing and tasty- a bit over priced at 9.00 though. They need to hire more staff as our waiter was clearly overwhelmed with how busy his station...More

Thank Bonnie V
Reviewed May 18, 2012

After reading the reviews on TA, I called to make reservations. However, when we arrived there was no problem obtaining a table. Service was fast and responsive. Cocktails were outstanding and pricing, compared to Southern California, was very reasonable. We started with the Calamari appetizer...More

Thank DrCarrie
Reviewed April 27, 2012

It depends if you are big on principal, when you are hungry and others ordering after you get your food before you, that can be fustrating. The food is worth the wait, we ordered the Huli Huli Chicken and it was delicious and a very...More

Thank MochiWait
Reviewed April 22, 2012

Great asian fusion like I hadn't had before, yum! Great atmosphere, including bar and live music. Busy but friendly and attentive staff.

1  Thank Mellogigi
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$3 - $45
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-1380 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1607
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-9500
  • E-mail
The Eastside , located in the heart of downtown Kapaa HI offers a unique Pacific Rim dinner menu featuring an exquisite selection of seafood entrees as well as steak, pork and chicken. Lunch/Dinner prices range from $10 to $40 per entrée and offers a full bar and nightly music.
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