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Hee Fat General Store

4-1354 Kuhio Hwy, Ste 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1669
+1 808-823-6169
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4-1354 Kuhio Hwy, Ste 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1669
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The shaved ice here is huge. We ordered the regular size to share, we’d had lunch only an hour before, so that was a mistake, even though we shared. The fruit flavors are delicious so experiment! You can choose either vanilla or Mac nut ice...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife & I had read a review of this store in a Kauai guide. The author was very supportive of their shaved ice offering. He recommended the Rainbow version, that includes vanilla ice cream. Oh my gosh, it was delicious. We saw a full...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 3 days ago

The shaved ice was fantastic. Request te real flavors with ice cream in the bottom. We went back twice.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was so much better than I thought it would be. We got the macadamia nut ice cream and the real fruit flavors. I thought it would be cloyingly sweet but it was not. It was so smooth and fruity tasting. Yum. Loved it. We...More

Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried several places on the island, because to be fair, you must try them all! They all ended up being special to us for their own unique qualities. Hee Fat is special because they have a real fruit option. And it is delicious!! A must...More

1  Thank leahb908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went in for some acclaimed shave ice.It did not disappoint us, other than more syrup...as the inside part needed more. Lots of trinket stuff.

Thank Dennis Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our guide book has this and another Kapa'a shave ice vendor recommended. We went to the first one down the street in a trailer, but they have limited flavors, and specifically state 'one size, one flavor' then charge $8 for the one size plus an...More

Thank Kip F
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Hee Fat is a really cool store with lots of goodies and some of the best shave ice I've had in a long time. They have normal syrups as well as real fruit syrups. Got myself the real fruit syrup with guava and liliko'i, vanilla...More

Thank Renee P
Reviewed 5 October 2017

5 Stars for Sure! After a nice dinner upstairs at the Olympic Cafe, I wanted a refreshing Shave Ice and didn't have to go far. I went into what looked like a basic Hawaiian store, and in the back was what I was looking for....More

Thank jkendo
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Want incredible shave ice? Go here. WAY better than any other place around. Get some of the "natural" syrups and even try a scoop of ice cream (macadamia nut - yum!) on the bottom. I was never much of a shave ice lover until now....More

Thank Randall B
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5 October 2016|
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Response from stepgie | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i'm pretty sure they did!
20 July 2016|
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Response from BrooklynKealii |
Yes, it's basically fruit purée and cane sugar. Hope this helps

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-1354 Kuhio Hwy, Ste 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1669
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-6169
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