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Hukilau Lanai

₹₹₹₹American, Seafood,
520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1452
+1 808-822-0600
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mixed grill” (216 reviews)
“tasting menu” (161 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1452
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m on the fence with this place. Four of us went to dinner here. I liked my lobster bisque but everything else was ok. Our waiter was GREAT so there’s that. I ordered the mixed grill and one fish was pretty good, one was ok...More

Thank Foddie-Traverler
Reviewed 4 days ago

My parents and I chose the restaurant after researching a restaurant with Gluten Free options for someone with Celiac. We were pleased that the restaurant had a separate and extensive Gluten Free menu. All of us had Prime Rib which offered a starter of bread...More

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had driven by the Hukilau Lanai several times while visiting Kauai and didn't know what a great establishment it was until someone told us if we wanted a great food experience we should try it. We did and were not disappointed. The service was...More

Thank DJMilner
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely one of the best places to eat on the island. We have been there many times and have always been impressed with the food and service. My wife has a food allergy, they are always on top of it. Don’t miss this place, a...More

Thank bolson2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

It seems as though Hawaiian music isn't played much in the restaurants we have visited on Kauai, so this was a nice treat. My mahi mahi was Ok and not prepared very imaginatively, but my husband raved about the mixed grill, thus the very good...More

Thank pamaladlarsen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wherever we were in Hawaii whether on the north shore or south side, when we asked for restaurant recommendation the first mentioned was Hukilau Lanai. It did not disappoint us! We did not have a reservation but were lucky to get a seat a the...More

Thank Debbie I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time I've been to HukiLau Lani, and I'll definitely go again-!GREAT service, good tropical cocktails, great wine list, fresh Island fare and overall a wonderful place for a special occasion

Thank KokoLoriSue g
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 2nd visit to Kauai and our 2nd time for dinner at the Hukilau Lani. The food and service are good and the atmosphere is friendly and romantic. It serves interesting fish and other dishes with a Hawaiian and American flare. They also...More

Thank Roy J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was excellent. Steak was delicious and hot and savory. Pasta was very good. Soup excellent. Service attentive but not overdone. Restaurant was clean and had excellent views over the resort. I would go back anytime.

Thank kimosabee_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I miss Kauai so so much and the best food experience we had was at the Hukilau Lanai. Service was great, our waiter gave us good recommendations. The food was just divine!!! Get the streak medallions, you will not regret it! The pieces were so...More

Thank Jamila P
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24 February 2018|
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Response from Phillip G | Reviewed this property |
They have an extensive wine and alcohol menu so one does not need to bring ones own wine. Most restaurants with alcohol license do not allow outside alcohol.
Robert Z
8 November 2017|
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Response from Skybound34 | Reviewed this property |
Hello - Here's what I read on their menu. Don't know proportions of each ingredient, but your cooking sense will take over and guide you. The dressing is probably critical to the overall taste, but I don't know the... More
16 October 2017|
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Response from Wayne J | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1452
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-0600
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