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Kalapaki Joe's Poipu

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) #23 of 27 Restaurants in Poipu $$ - $$$ American, ,
1941 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI
+1 808-742-6366
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1941 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed May 26, 2014

Gave it three tries, the only ones attentive were the young boys bringing food out from the kitchen to our table. The only time we saw the waitress was when we placed our order and flagged her down for our bill. We live in Koloa,...More

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed May 24, 2014

stopped in for a quick inexpensive (for Hawaii) dinner. Just a sports bar type of place. It was ok food was average. Service a little slow. We were seated under a spotlight that attracted bugs though.

Thank C M
Reviewed May 20, 2014

Fun looking place full of televisions. Casual place, open air windows and great views all around. Young girls are the servers and they are mediocre at best as far as getting the order correct, refilling drinks, etc. Food was so so....not much to say about...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed May 20, 2014

This used to be a different restaurant so we were a little skeptical when they changed over. We were pleasantly surprised. The menu was big, the drinks good and there are lots of sports on TV. The open air setting looks out over lots of...More

Thank Samndjsdad
Reviewed May 18, 2014

Just got into town from the airport looking for a bar with several screens to watch our favorite NHL Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup Series. First bar in town and greeted with a smile as she directed us to the back area to join...More

Thank EnjoyLife4evr
Reviewed May 12, 2014

I am a huge NHL fan and the Stanley Cup playoffs were on and I was a little concerned I was not going to be able to find a bar with sound to watch the games. Low and behold, Kalapaki Joe's Poipu was there to...More

Thank Jeness B
Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

Since Kalapaki Joe's won't let us submit a review on their website, I will state on TripAdvisor! We had the most awful service available!! The food was awesome, atmosphere awesome, BUSBOY service awesome... But waitress service by Kimberly was excruciatingly ridiculous!! We were first timers...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed May 6, 2014

The food was good, good variety and great Happy Hour, Close to our resort in Poipu! Servers were very attentive and professional!!

Thank Connie H
Reviewed May 5, 2014

Okay, so many bars are now offering a wider range of choices, but this place has about two dozens choices for appetizers alone! We only sampled the fish tacos, but they were excellent. And everyone around us was saying great things about their food. Most...More

1  Thank Dcookfp
Reviewed May 2, 2014

Amazing beer and appy selection from 3-5. Great fish tacos and wings. For a tropical drink try the poipu sunset- my new fav, beating out even a Mai tai and piña colada!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1941 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu>  > Koloa
  • Neighborhood: Koloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-6366
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Very good, reasonably priced food and drinks. Good service. New location
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