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Pono Express

Open Now: 5:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 5:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Great lunch!

Very good Poke and Hawaiian lunch plates.Had the Kahlua pork and Lau Lau.One of the best Lau Lau... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
San Fernando
Used to Much Better!

We live 6 months on island, and definitely think the quality of Pono's food has declined. Not sure... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Susan F
Whittier, California
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible23%
8 Aug 2018
“Great lunch!”
1 Jun 2018
“Used to Much Better!”
Offering prearranged airport ground transportation on Kauai. Prearranged Lihue Airport transportation to any destination on Kauai. Pay online or by phone. Only Guaranteed Prepaid reservation on Kauai. All transportation include a pickup from your...more
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Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-9705
+1 808-651-4779
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Very good Poke and Hawaiian lunch plates.Had the Kahlua pork and Lau Lau.One of the best Lau Lau. And great prices. Enjoyed the Apple Manju.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We live 6 months on island, and definitely think the quality of Pono's food has declined. Not sure why, but we hope it picks up soon.

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Beware this company is hopeless for transfer to airport We pre-booked and paid for this before leaving Australia. As requested we tried to ring to confirm pick up 24 hours before our plane left. Despite us ringing over a dozen times, There was NO ANSWER...More

1  Thank Kerri C
PonoTaxi, Owner at Pono Express, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Aloha Kerri C, I have looked through our reservations and PayPal - we don't see any reservations under your name. As for our call center - we are staffed. I believe this is a fraudulent review.

Reviewed 24 December 2016

DO NOT USE PONO EXPRESS WHILE ON KAUAI!! THEY ARE HIGHLY UNRELIABLE. On December 22, 2016 I had ordered a taxi from Pono to take me to Lihue airport to catch a flight to Honolulu for surgery the following day. I confirmed the taxi the...More

PonoTaxi, Owner at Pono Express, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2016

Aloha, I truely apologize about this mix-up. I had spoken to the driver and he had stated that he had gone through the procedure of knocking on the doors of our customers, especially our medical clients as yourself. He had stated that he had knocked...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016

I preface this by saying I grew up on the island, and make it a point to go here for ono (tasty) local food at the Pono Express. Get there early as some items that may run out, if you are a local, you known...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2015

We made reservation to pick us up from airport to hotel. Steve was waiting for us in nice minivan. Friendly, knowledgeable. We also had tour with company and it was incredible. Next our vacation in Kauai Call Pono again.

2  Thank rina7387
Reviewed 4 July 2015

all my kids wanted to do was a tour of movie locations. I booked the movie location tour with Pono Taxi online after arranging over the phone. When we got to Kauai they couldn't find our (already paid for in full) reservation. After arguing with...More

3  Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 19 February 2015

We needed transportation from the Kauai airport to the Princeville area where we were staying. I was a bit leary, since some reviews weren't too positive. Nolan picked us up at the Kauai airport on time—he was there waiting for us when we got our...More

2  Thank SantaBarbaraCaLizzie
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I remembered to book everything except our rental car. They wanted too much to rent a car at the airport. We got in Rhaya's cab and she was going to take us to our hotel. Since it was too far away we had her pull...More

2  Thank Shiela W
Reviewed 27 August 2013

We needed a taxi to Kalalau Trail from Lihue (Kauai) Airport. I called an hour in advance for a taxi at high noon. The dispatcher told me that there was no problem. 12:05 rolled around and the taxi arrived as promised. A clean cab and...More

2  Thank LipiBagum
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5 August 2016|
Response from PonoTaxi | Property representative |
Aloha - we charge $90 each way to Princeville. You can easily book us online for round trips as you are staying in Lihue it would be Lihue Airport to Princeville arrival and departure - just state in notes or call... More
Mary L
3 August 2015|
Response from PonoTaxi | Property representative |
Aloha A We are a transportation company, not any particular resort or hotel. All of our vehicles are a brand new 2015 fleet.