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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 22 January 2017

My wife and I have visited Kauai many times and we tend to return to our favorite spots as part of each visit. The shave ice at the Hee Fat General Store in Kapaa was something we discovered a few years ago, and we have...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Had shave ice from another place the night before and thought it was sooooo good so the next day we decided to try Hee Fat's shave ice and WOW! So much better than the other place! So good! I'm sad we tried it on our...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Great flavors. Nice size. Same (fairly expensive) price as other places. Nice folks. Only down side is that it is fairly popular and they have only one shave ice machine, so it can take a bit of time. We loved the ices with Mac Nut...More

Thank SeattleBasedVagabond
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Best shave ice I have ever had. Growing up in Hawaii i ate a lot of shave ice. These guys make the syrup from fresh fruit, wow it is so good. You get such a generous portion it could almost be a meal. You won't...More

2  Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Stop by for the wildest shaved ice treat u ever had . Every flavor under the sun and then their famous sno-cap they invented. Always a line there but they move fast and are very friendly. Even if they are about 5 bucks they are...More

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A stop at Hee Fat (two owners last names) for shaved ice turned into a very cool experience (pun snuck up on me). We were wowed; chose the natural syrups-pineapple, coconut, and strawberry-super flavorful! It is very fluffy and the portion is so large it...More

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Try shaved ice while in Kauai - but make sure you taste Hee Fats. Syrups are home made. Have it served over macadamia nut ice cream. Don't be afraid of the size - the dessert is actually light and so delicious.

Thank Beth Ann L
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Go no further than Hee Fat for your shave ice! The prices cannot be beat either!! It's a must for us everytime we go to Kauai. Love, love, love it!!! Have I mentioned how yummy it is for the price?

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The shaved ice with custom flavors and macadamia nut ice cream was REALLY good. The hot dog with Passion fruit mustard is so good you'll buy the Passion Fruit Mustard as a souvenir along with the Macadamia Nut Honey Coconut Peanut Butter to take home...More

Thank Traveler32819
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Also a good place to get some souvenirs and T shirts in the Kapaa area. Friendly staff. Get the Lava Flow shave ice - you will not be disappointed!

1  Thank Ron T
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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, Child-friendly, Kids
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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