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Da Crack

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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
As featured in Best Food in Kauai
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2827 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-8553
18087429505
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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West Hartford, United States
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Solid burritos. When people say hole in wall they mean it, it's just a counter to order and then eat in car (we drove to shops down street and at at tables outside). Food was very good, wasabi sour cream was unique too, but otherwise typical solid Mexican food joint.

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Thank Joseph M
Kalaheo, Hawaii
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This the hole in the wall you are looking for. Serving burritos, tacos & bowls fast & delicious. I crave the Chipotle Shrimp Bowl. The shrimp are ALWAYS cooked perfect, a ton of flavor. Open daily from 11-8 (Sundays they close at 4) it is a great spot for lunch or a dinner to take to sunset at the beach.

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Brooklyn
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was great food at a reasonable price. It is positioned in sort of a crack in the wall between two other businesses. Our kids liked the fact that it was next door to an Organic Market, also. The kids liked it so well, they drove back (probably 45 minutes round trip) for their last meal before boarding the plane... More 

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Wellington, Florida
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited Da Crack based on reviews we read on trip advisor. They were right. It's all take out, and that was great since we were headed to the beach. Don't miss it if you visit Poipu Bay!

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Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After spending the day at Poipu beach, we were looking for a late lunch at a non restaurant setting (we were still in beachwear). We happened upon this restaurant. You step up to the order window, build your own burrito, quesadilla, taco. Ingredients are fresh, the meal is made to order, and the wait for food was just over 5... More 

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Kenton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a must stop and have a fantastic burrito. We had the steak, pork and veggie burritos. They were so good that we had them 3 different times during a 5 day stay! Highly recommend this restaurant

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Madison, WI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure why this place is rated #1. Quite average at best. $8 nachos that were literally chips on a paper plate with some shredded cheese thrown on top. The cheese wasn't even melted. Burritos were decent but not anything amazing.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sent my wife out to pick up a couple burritos and nachos. Wait was over 30 minutes and food was mediocre. The chain Tijuana Flats blows this joint out of the water. Good thing it was reasonably priced for the island. Very average, but would still recommend due to the lack of good dining in Kauai (minus 2 or 3... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing takeaway mexican. Fresh, made to order-great value. No where to sit- just a window that takes your order. There are a couple of wooden benches along the parking lot- no tables though. Worth it- burritos, taco bowls, quesadillas, all built to your specifications. You won't be disappointed.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For some fantastic and inexpensive Mexican food while on the south shore of Kauai, you MUST check out this little "hole in the wall". It's all food to go...and it's good. Grab a burrito for lunch and walk down to the beach for an incredible view while your mouth explodes with flavor. Trust me on this!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $13
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2827 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-8553
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: 18087429505
Description
Aloha! We are a local owned family business. We offer Mexican style dishes with a Hawaiian twist. We serve fresh, locally caught fish, Shrimp, Beef, Chicken, Pork, Vegan, Vegetarian and gluten free Items. We only use fresh ingredients and everything is made in house. We also only use Hawaiian sea salt. We DO NOT use any MSG, Lard or trans fatty oils or Hydrogenated oils. Everything is prepared with a health conscious approach. Thank you for taking the time to view my establishment! Mahalo!

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