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Mark's Place

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1610 Haleukana St Ste A, Puhi, Lihue, Kauai, HI
+1 808-245-2722
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Daughter researched and wanted to eat here. This place is located in Puhi in a industrial area. Lunch crowd flock to purchase lunch here. We ordered the Mark's special, it was good.

Thank BBM M
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195 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wanted to try this place a couple of years ago based on the TripAdvisor recommendations, but the lines at lunchtime were very long so we opted to eat elsewhere. They are located in an industrial complex. This time we arrived at 11 am and were promptly served. We had a combo plate of Korean chicken and Teriyaki Chicken. The portions... More 

1 Thank rjnjjwa
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended by one of our tour guides from the Kipu Ranch. I had the grilled Ahi salad, and it hit the spot. My one regret: not trying Butter Mochi.

1 Thank Erika B
Lewiston, Maine
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was hard to believe that this was a restaurant from the outside but food was very good and local. They were slightly busy and I am sure they get tired of travelers coming in and wanting to know what different items are but it was hard to figure out what would be best. Preparation is quick and there are... More 

1 Thank CindyS54
Lihue, Hawaii
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Mark has a unique menu that changes daily to offer something awesome, like local fish on a bed of local greens, stunning desserts, as well as the local favorites like beef stew, teriyaki chicken, etc. For the unique entrees, go early because they sell out fast. Popular with the locals as well as the tourists who ventured through Puhi to... More 

1 Thank PrincessPoi
Eagle, Mi
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

You won't just drive by the place by accident. But do put in your device to get here. You might not be able to find a parking spot without having to look around. You won't be able to sit inside. If you are there when it is busy it is hectic. But the food is good. The staff was friendly.... More 

1 Thank Justanhonestreview4U
Salt Lake City, Utah
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

My daughter wanted musubi before we left Kauai. The place we were planning on going hadn't opened yet, so I checked the reviews while we were waiting. The reviews were horrible, so we checked TripAdvisor to see where else we could find musubi. We went to this little, tiny place in the middle of nowhere. They are so small you... More 

2 Thank Tinkeresa
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44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

This place rocks... Had the mixed plate with Katsu, Teri beef, and stew... Man was it good! The place is tipi key in a small warehouse area (no view)... But the food is worth the trip.

1 Thank LeeFamUSA
The Dalles, Oregon
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

We stopped in here for lunch. Food is served as take-out but there are tables shaded by umbrellas on the lawn outside. Excellent and plentiful food; we had leftovers for lunch the next day. GPS may be necessary for finding this place. It's in an industrial part of town near Costco. We found it based on Tripadvisor recommendation.

1 Thank DianeA51
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

wonderful local joint, my title says it all, the korean chicken is ONO. the sesame seed crust is so good, we went here twice during our stay on beautiful Kauai. I also reccomend the teri chicken and hamburger steak. The special dessert was not great.

Thank Shauna S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Fast Food, Asian, Hawaiian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 Haleukana St Ste A, Puhi, Lihue, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-245-2722

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