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Best bars in Kauai

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“Their ahi carpaccio is incredible...the ambience is soooo Hawaii! They serve lunch and dinner and have live music nights....and also luaus one night a week. ”
39 locals recommend
Lounge
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“This is our FAVORITE place to watch the sunset over Hanalei Bay. Get there about an hour and a half before sundown to enjoy an incredible view with your drinks and food. ”
20 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Fancier eats with small tapas-size dishes...but really yummy, eclectic tastes and great cocktails...upscale and classy ambience. ”
42 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Not one to miss! Go directly before sunset to enjoy the beautiful scenery and…a large flock of parrots that fly to the palm trees surrounding the restaurant. Early risers can also watch the parrots leave at dawn. You do not have to eat at the restaurant. Just need to be in the vicinity. It is a bit pricey but the food, view, parrots and service make it worthwhile. ”
29 locals recommend
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“On property restaurant which is fantastic. Great food and drinks, barefoot bar but fancy enough for a nice dinner too. ”
13 locals recommend
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“The quintessential beachfront diner. Overlook the beach from the second story, and make sure to try the pupu platter.”
18 locals recommend
Tiki Bar
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“Tiki Aniki is a moderate walk or short drive away in Princeville center. Great place to enjoy live music and drinks in a casual setting. This is a local favorite and you can stroll over to Piazza for dinner afterwards. ”
11 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Has live music and dancing! Great place if you want to have a chill time with friends. Great appetizers and food. ”
23 locals recommend
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“Perfect place to watch sunset over your favorite drink and tasty food. Go straight out to the patio right outside the bar to watch the sun go down. Free valet parking at the hotel.”
7 locals recommend
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“The original Kauai Mexican restaurant! Everything is delicious, my favorite are the fish taquitos though. Same as all my other recommandations the fish is super fresh, never fishy! They serve great cocktails too!”
10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great fresh fish and totally awesome drinks. Very friendly service and nice clean establishment. Don't miss this one! Prices reasonable too. You won't be disappointed!”
14 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Casual easygoing friendly Hanalei restaurant with great bar seating and lovely staff!! Yummy creamy garlic dressing and others for salads...great sandwiches, burgers, fish taco nights on Mon & Thurs, delicious fried artichoke appetizer and crab cakes, special each night, live local music sometimes, too. ”
16 locals recommend
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“Great vibe, intimate setting and yummy food and wine! It's just a short drive to Kilauea. Reservations are accepted and recommended. ”
10 locals recommend
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“Casual dining, Great food-Good variety-Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options-good prices and big portions, some organic. Open air, 2nd floor, and overlooks downtown Kapaa. ”
14 locals recommend
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“Great food and bar with live entertainment on certain nights. Don't miss this one.”
7 locals recommend
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“Who doesn't love good pasta? This place is a little pricey but it worth the extra money.”
10 locals recommend