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Happy Talk Lounge

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Sat, 8/17
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2017, 2019 Winner

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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
American, Bar
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Jazz Bar
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Reviewed 2 days ago

ribs were excellent and music was o.k. my daughter was so looking forward to Hawaiian music. I know many are tired of it but we were not. It just adds ambience to the trip. View was nice. if the temps had been normal it would...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank lin45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Trip Advisor reviews are pretty accurate. Great views, cocktails ok, food is barely passable and expensive for what you get. Music is nice, but loud. Not much opportunity for “happy talk”! If you decide to go, go for Happy Hour.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ColleenP933
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this establishment with a party of 17 to celebrate my parents 50th wedding anniversary as well as our eldest daughter's graduation from University. My husband and I went in at 4pm the day prior to see if they could accommodate us. The hostess...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank nthunder2001
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked our first night here and had a lovely meal and great entertainment. Our waiter was super helpful and both our dinners were delicious.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jpschwk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at Hanalei Bay Resort and enjoyed chilling at the lounge listening to music and having yummy drinks.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Tricia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Princeville is amazing and made better by this gem. Lovely live entertainment. Great beer. Good pub grub.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank dtshattuck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Happy Talk is one of the best places in Kauai. Fantastic service, excellent food and the entertainment was so fun. Happy Talk provides all fantastic views of the mountains and the ocean. Highly recommended !! Prices were also quite reasonable for the quality of the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Billy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we chose this location for our last dinner in Kauai. The environment is upbeat and fun. Of course, the view is the best part. They had nice live music and they took requests. My party had fish tacos, beet salad, shrimp ceviche and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank nikkip209
Reviewed July 10, 2019

Recommended by our resort's shuttle driver - so glad we went. In another resort, there is free valet parking. Variety of cocktails, small plates or entree size plates. Live music, and an incredible view over a lush valley of the sunset. Excellent friendly service, too.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank VAbeachgirl
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

A great place to grab dinner and some beer. Above average pub food and the view is second to none. If you make an reservation, you can ask for a table bordering the resort with a view of the ocean. You may meet Happy Cat,...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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August 15, 2019|
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Response from rjay399 | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps that is the only way they can accommodate a larger group.
January 1, 2019|
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Response from TheMonte | Reviewed this property |
Beautiful sunset view, although the actual sunsetting on the ocean is obscured by the cliffs of the coast. Our evening though was incredibly beautiful none the less and would recommend going.
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.
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