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Kalapaki Beach Hut

3474 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1711
+1 808-246-6330
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“taro fries” (66 reviews)
“loco moco” (85 reviews)
“burger” (290 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Fast Food, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
3474 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1711
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21 - 30 of 823 reviews

Reviewed May 25, 2017

Kalapaki Beach Hut was a great place for a quick bite to eat. From Breakfast Burritos, Burgers or Fish & Chips the food was plentyful and very good. We had the Fish and Chips. Five pieces of Ono and crispy fries (chips). Located South of...More

Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Marriott , so the kalapaki beach hut was a perfect morning walk for breakfast. We liked the food and local vibe so much that we went two or three times on our trip! The breakfast sandwiches are fantastic! There was often...More

Thank Tanya K
Reviewed May 13, 2017

No frills. You order at the counter and you can sit outside at tables or go upstairs and sit in an open air dining area that has ocean views. Had bacon and eggs for breakfast and burgers for lunch. Fries were good. They were out...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Everything you get here is SO GOOD. I enjoyed breakfast here on a few occasions and would definitely return if it were closer to where I lived! Yummy food.

1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Overall: The is one of my favorite burger joints on the island. It is no frills but some of the best food for lunch. Food: The burgers are all great. I had the mushroom burger and my wife had the Aloha burger; both fantastic. The...More

Thank GuinnessMalamute
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Once I found this place I kept coming back! The burgers were great and the fish and chips were really good. I found that the junior size was actually plenty for me as well Husband handled the full order no problem. Thought the prices were...More

Thank Arlene H
Reviewed April 29, 2017

1-fish and chips were delicious. 2-open air seating is fine, unless it's getting dark and bugs that are attracted to lights keep landing on your food. So don't go at dusk (unless your looking for extra protein from flying bugs) 3-like most island restaurants, they...More

Thank katie02868
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Counter service with some table seating, this local spot has great burgers, breakfast and its a place I will always visit when in Kauai. Some local options, and fresh terrific food!

Thank epohl57
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Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a quick burger to eat outside and enjoy the view, then this is the place!!! Loved the burgers!!!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed April 27, 2017

We thought this place hit the spot! We had eaten at Bubbas, Ono and Street burger but had the best overall experience here. This was a better burger clearly than Ono and Bubbas and better for our tastes than Street (and 1/2 the price). Sitting...More

Thank John B
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Questions & Answers
Irena T
February 23, 2017|
Response from Mike m | Reviewed this property |
There's parking in front of restaurant, off the street. Also a lot of parking is available across walks by bridge.
January 31, 2017|
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Response from SKG1Hawaii | Property representative |
Open 7a.m. -8 p.m. daily.
May 23, 2016|
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Response from RockyBijou | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are friendly to both dogs and cats!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3474 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1711
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-246-6330
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