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Address: 3940 Hanapepe Rd, Hanapepe, Kauai, HI 96716

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Great taro chips

We always make it a point to stop here in Hanapepe for taro chips. We wanted to take pictures but were afraid to ask if it was okay. He looked interesting frying up the chips... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2016
Monte D
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Campbell, California
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Rohnert Park, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Went by three times on a Saturday and you could hear music or tv inside but there was a closed sign. No hours listed or anything to let you know when they would be open. Stopped by 3 different times on a Saturday with no luck - was very disappointed.

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Campbell, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We always make it a point to stop here in Hanapepe for taro chips. We wanted to take pictures but were afraid to ask if it was okay. He looked interesting frying up the chips. Maybe we will ask next time. Good product.

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Thank Monte D
Toronto, Canada
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

We drove by this place and we would have kept going if we weren't warned that the building looked run down. The taro chips were great. You just have to get past the look at the place.

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Thank DetDuke
Salem, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

Do not judge a book by it's cover..in this case a building by its product. You know you are at the right place by the smell of the oil that hits you as you exit your car. Once inside do not expect to be greeted. Buy your chips and leave. They are light, crispy and amazing. Not the least bit... More 

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Thank mkr46
San Jose, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

We got a bag of Taro chips and Okinawan Sweet Potato chips. Both were lightly salted w/ garlic salt. The Taro chips were light & airy and better than the Sweet Potato chips (they had a denser/heavier taste). The chips are pricey ($4.50 for a 3.5oz bag), but the Taro chips are worth it. The old guy manning the front... More 

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Thank TravelTea
San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

Hole in the wall, with a strange little man cooking chips in bid vats. Delicious! Worth looking for and finding.

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Thank daveb393
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38 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

Tiny little shack. Don't blink or you will miss it. Great chips ate whole bag. Sweet potato chips awesome. We got there just before closing and no more Taro chips.

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Thank agrami
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

Tried all their chips and all were the best! I wish I knew it at first so we can buy the whole box and bring it home, a must see and try at Hanapepe

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Thank Imee A
Tuscaloosa
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

Just a small, old shack with great chips and a peculiar little old dude! Wouldn't call it a "must stop" but it is in a quaint little town and is rich with culture.

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Cupertino, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

The guy who served us was glum and brusque. But his dour demeanor did not deter us. We came for the chips, not to be coddled. The lee hing mui flavored sweet potato chips were delicious and addictive. But the plain taro chips and the plain sweet potato chips were just so-so.

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