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Dani's Restaurant

American, Hawaiian, Japanese, Diner, Polynesian
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4201 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1381
5:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 5:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sat 5:00 am - 11:00 am
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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93 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always tasty local comfort food in Kauai. Nothing special about the place except for good and consistent food. Always a good breakfast stop.

Thank Steve T
Prescott, Arizona
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was so over rated in reviews. The only good part of breakfast was the Portuguese sausage. The rest was poor -coffee not hot, toast but not hash browns with eggs. Bland food, surly service in an unattractive noisy room. Quality was that of a high school cafeteria. Waste of money and time.

Thank Lisa D
Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think we were the only couple in the restaurant that wasn't Hawaiian. Well at least for the first 30 min lol What a great Authentic experience. The place looked like it hadn't been updated in 30 yrs. Great Food. Great People. Great Prices. Definitely return.

Thank TrezzR
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying at the Marriott resort and wanted to do a local breakfast and selected Dani's. It was very crowed which was a good sign. The restaurant was very clean and we were seated right away. The breakfast of eggs over easy, link sausage, and rice was fresh tasting and cooked just right! We added a single pancake which... More 

Thank John W
New York City, New York
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Must visit, especially if you're staying at Marriot Kauai beach club. Dani's is 5 minutes away and half the price. Great breakfast and good service. Place is very unassuming and a local place. The staff doesn't kiss your ##, they just serve you good food and coffee. Pancakes , waffles , omelette are all,excellent.

Thank charles s
Paris, France
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a place for local flavor of people, food and prices, Dani's is the place for you to try out.

Thank Stephen Y
Riverside, California
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1,518 reviews
836 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 330 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

There's nothing fancy about it, just simply consistent good affordable food, and I especially like the breakfast.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Citrus Heights
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Opens very early for breakfast, every thing on menu is very good. This may be the best value on the Island.

Thank Robert L
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is conveniently located in Lihue, with adequate parking. It was recommended by the car rental company that we used, as we were looking for a sit down location for breakfast. Our waitress was friendly and efficient. I ordered an omelet, which came with rice, hash browns, or toast, and a coffee. She brought me a carafe full of... More 

Thank David T
Honolulu, Hawaii
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Good local food and portions are adequate. Easy to find and service is good. If you're in a rush, you may want to dine somewhere else.

Thank travelwego808

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
American, Hawaiian, Japanese, Diner, Polynesian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
5:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 am - 1:00 pm
5:00 am - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4201 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1381
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: 808-245-4991

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?