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Bistro: A small restaurant serving moderately priced meals in a modest setting.At the Bistro our goal is to serve fresh,local,and great tasting food, while trying to minimize our environmental impact. Please enjoy yourself in our modest bistro,and be assured that we put faith in taking time to enjoy food,drink,and life.
PRICE RANGE
$3 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Hawaiian
FEATURES
Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Private Dining, Live Music
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I love this place! My family and I always feel so welcomed and taken care of, and the food is delicious every time. We are beyond grateful that the Bistro is listening to health professionals and protecting the community. This restaurant is an amazing example...to all businesses working during covid :) Thank you!!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed August 27, 2020 via mobile

We have frequented the Bistro for years and went there for dinner last night. It keeps getting better all the time. Best place to dine in Kilauea. Hands down.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed April 13, 2020

Nice place and food, we came back 3 times during our stay in kawai, expecially the meat was cooked very well!

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2020

Treat yourself to some delicious fine dining in Kilauea! The succulent braised beef and polenta were divine. The Guava Rita is the perfect island cocktail.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed February 29, 2020 via mobile

After visiting the lighthouse we stopped by this restaurant for lunch. It was good. I got a beet salad I really liked, with lilikoi dressing. My husband got a Kauai beef burger which he also liked. Our server was very good, she was very attentive....Our table sat against a wooden railing. It was a covered area but completely open so we could feel the breeze. It was a nice way to enjoy our lunch.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 23, 2020 via mobile

We stopped fo lunch and were seated promptly. I ordered ordered one of the special items and substituted sweet potatoe fries. When our order came the regular fries were on the plate. They remedied the situation promptly. The food was delicious and the staff was...courteous.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 21, 2020

The Bistro was recommended by the host of our Airbnb in Kilauea. After our first meal it was easy to return on two subsequent nights. The "small plates" on the menu are substantial, the salads fresh, the beer cold, the service great, the setting pleasant,...the prices amenable...and the restaurant always busy (a good sign).More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 14, 2020

We ate last night at the Bistro and had a wonderful dinner. Jordan was our waitress and although new she did a great job. All the appetizers and dinners were very good. Live music and just a fun vibe. Try it if you are in...the North Shore of the island.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 8, 2020 via mobile

Food was outstanding !!! And also the best service on the island. Very friendly staff and a real island vibe

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 7, 2020

Our first night out in Kauai. The Bistro was a good choice. We went early (6PM) got seated immediately. I was offered samples of their beers on tap. We ordered, and my first of 2 appetizers, Sausage w/pickled veggies, was a meal!My second, Seafood Gumbo...over creamy was picked at and the rest taken home. My wife’s Scallop Special was okay, and my son (48) had grilled Ahi Tuna, which was good.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Maybaby52
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Response from Monte D | Reviewed this property |
I highly recommend that you call them directly. Their telephone number is 808-828-0480.
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