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Happy Talk Lounge

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5380 Honoiki Rd, Halalei Bay Resort, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722-5109
+1 808-431-4084
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“coconut shrimp” (29 reviews)
“pork sliders” (16 reviews)
“burger” (41 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5380 Honoiki Rd, Halalei Bay Resort, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722-5109
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Reviewed yesterday

Hidden away near the end of Honoiki Road in Princeville, Kauai you will find this popular restaurant to be one of the best places in Kauai. They boast the coldest beer to be found (28 degrees F) have 16 beers on tap from which to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were recommended a meal here by our resort down the road that didn’t have a restaurant. Good range of local dishes - excellent poke and coconut shrimp. Not so keen on the entertainment though! Very loud singing with a weird range of ukulele, electric...More

Thank 4xWandering_Kiwis
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the Happy Talk Lounge at the Hanalei Bay Resort for a late lunch early dinner after a day of swimming in Hanalei Bay. Majestic views are a must see. We were not staying at this resort but at a sister resort. However...More

Thank Jacques G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located at the Hanalei Bay Resort with stunning views and a great atmosphere. Our sever was spot on and the food was excellent. If your near Hanalei Bay and looking for a good happy hour I would recommend Happy Talk.

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on the property of the HBR in Princeville, this slightly upscale bar lounge has a spectacular view of the Hanalei Bay. The drinks are good and priced about average for a resort. The food was a little flavorless and not up to the plate...More

Thank dbairdsd
Reviewed 1 week ago

As an owner at HBR for many years, I liked having a bar back on the premises...the food is mostly okay ...and I don't drink at bars so didn't try the drinks. The place has not been a good neighbor and there are continuing issues...More

Thank rumi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a reservation for 15 people and they said that we would have to sit in different places. The main dining room was set for 2 couples per table. Should have been no trouble to put some table together to accommodate us. That was...More

Thank rootsaert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of 6 had dinner here last night. We booked a table online through this trip advisor app for 7:15 after reading reviews about the amazing views, especially at sunset, and it did not disappoint, the view of Hanalei Bay was incredible! We did...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to dinner after sunset, so we didn't get the full effect of sitting in the lounge or dining room and seeing the garden area. It did look cool at night with the torches lit but probably better in the am or late pm....More

Thank Brian Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun place we found on our last day on the island! The views are to die for and the food is great! The bar is busy but it makes for a fun island environment! We will return!

Thank Alisha P
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April 20, 2018|
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Response from Janea26 | Reviewed this property |
I might add that I pray they and the other businesses on Kauai survive the latest flooding. There are great places to eat in Hanalei where National tv coverage looks devastating.
Amy P
June 1, 2017|
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Response from Michael Denis M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I saw a youngster having fun around the pond at the edge of the seating area. He was having a great time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Scenic view, Romantic, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5380 Honoiki Rd, Halalei Bay Resort, Princeville, Kauai, HI 96722-5109
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Princeville
  • Phone Number: +1 808-431-4084
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