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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 yesterday

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good landmark gift shop with average to slightly higher prices for great popular as well as unique souvenirs. A fun place to meander about with some shave ice that they also sell in store (which is arguably the best on the island from the...More

Thank Joey613
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The store has good Kauai-only finds, which is much appreciated, and a good selection of clothing for all family members. The highlight was the shave ice- very tasty and a big portion! It's also in a good part of the street where you can shop...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great shave ice. Try the Hawaiian sunrise. Great music. Lots of gifts available. Friendly staff. Worth a stop.

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here based on other reviews and went back multiple times during our stay in Kapaa! You have to try the real fruit syrups and ice cream on the bottom! To die for!!! Also a cute little shop. We bought T-Shirts and homemade coconut...More

Thank Kasey K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you're on the east shore, this is great shave ice! And HUGE! Shave ice is NOT a snow cone, it is like eating fresh snow with yummy syrup on it. Share the big one or get something smaller. You'll be hooked from the start.

Thank Hippotx
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is the best shaved ice we have had. We had the lava flow with the natural syrups. It was a large portion. Very good flavors. The staff was wonderful

Thank rdr4205K360SD
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This place is a great little gem! Unique gifts, friendly staff and best of all . . . THE SHAVE ICE! the most variety of FRESH FRUIT toppings, generous portions and delicious macadamia nut ice cream. We tried several other locations that people "raved" over,...More

Thank Vanessa F
Reviewed 29 July 2017

I love this place the shave ice is awesome, you must get coconut icecream under and a snow cap on top. One of my favorite shave ice places on Kauai and I have pretty much tried them all.

Thank momlikesthebest
Reviewed 28 July 2017

So we heard about this place, and then stumbled upon it while driving up to Princeville. While strolling Kapaa to stretch our legs, we saw the Hee Fat sign, and I'd first read about it here on Trip Advisor. The same way Mexican food in...More

2  Thank OBillyHill
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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