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Barefoot Beach Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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NOT YOUR TYPICAL SNACK BAR. Barefoot Beach Cafe is a casual cafe on Queen's Beach at the Diamond Head end of Waikiki, right at the surf spots known as "Publics." Breakfast served daily from 7am-2pm, lunch & dinner from 11am to 8:30pm. Featuring steak, fresh seafood, burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, salads and daily specials. Located in Kapiolani Park across from the Kapiolani Park Bandstand (look for the red umbrellas). Friendly service and great prices. Beach BBQ featuring live music every Friday & Saturday (5:30pm-8:30pm). Check the website for our entertainment calendar. We are also available for private parties and special events! Contact Sakara Blackwell for more information.
$6 - $15
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Cafe, Hawaiian, American, Grill
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant in an excellent location. Took a little bit to get our food but the place was packed. My wife had a slight issue with her chicken and they replaced the entire meal. We will definitely be back (hopefully when it's not as windy!!)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 777Goody
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my first evening in Waikiki I stumbled across the Barefoot Beach Cafe quite by accident and the decision to stop and eat was a good one. It is what it is - a beach cafe, but it’s a good one. Not only is the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff but service is slow, even when not crowded. Trays and loose items passed back thru the same window where you pick up your orders. Only one employee wearing gloves but when she had to handle leftovers, she immediately changed them We just...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GregY157
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went a few weeks ago, Staff very helpful when ordering - enjoyed the Hula show when waiting for food. Just got our dinner then all the lights went out - power went out to the whole park. Staff advised everyone that food will continue to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank seadev73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent breakfast foods! The eggs Benedict is between about $12 and $16 depending on what you get, but the plate is packed full two (yes two) eggs Benedict on thick toast with browned potatoes and a salad. It’s a huge meal and delicious! The pork...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank patrickbarrett1220
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stumbled across the Barefoot Beach Cafe when I was out walking one morning, and am so glad I did. The casual vibe and the beachfront location are great. Order your meal from the servery window and grab it and find a seat when they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kazlynp
Sakara B, Owner at Barefoot Beach Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you found us. Mahalo for the visit and great review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family went here for brunch after a long haul flight. We discovered it by chance and it was a wonderful discovery. My son had pancakes and I am sure he will be talking about it for years - the 4 stack was massive and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped into the Barefoot Beach Cafe on our adventure today. We tried one of the Pineapple Smoothies... All natural and absolutely delicious.. It was a little pricey at $12.99 for a pineapple. The experience was worth it. It’s very clean and updated, they have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 027mindyf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this gem of a place by fluke as it is off the main walking path and close to the beach. Looks like a regular beach cafe , but the food is reasonable and amazing. My salad and sword fish , which was grillled to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Evelin H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Breakfast was very tasty. Portions were a good size. The dishes were very well presented. It was a little confusing knowing where to put our dishes when we were finished (which turned out to be at the same window as we picked up our food).

Date of visit: January 2019
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January 27, 2018|
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Response from sudc1 | Reviewed this property |
they only take SOME credit cards, not all major credit cards.
July 17, 2017|
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Response from SakaraBlackwell | Property representative |
Aloha...due to Park & Recreation rules of no alcohol we are unable to serve :(
James M
November 12, 2016|
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Response from grantkidani | Reviewed this property |
yes, on street or at zoo
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