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Kauai Family Cafe

4-361 Kuhio Hwy, Spc 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1414
+1 808-822-3288
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Philippine, American, Asian, Hawaiian
4-361 Kuhio Hwy, Spc 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1414
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Reviews (96)
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is nothing to look at. A few tables and a big fish tank that needs cleaned. But the food is worth it. Everything was excellent. Highly recommend the chicken Adobo. Service was slow. Prices were very reasonable.

Thank bmantravel
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Dirt all over.when we got there tables werent cleand up.one table was siting with dirty dishes all the time while we were eating no one botherd to clean that table.our table had bread crumbs salt and not sure what else was on it.she cleand it...More

2  Thank Gintas R
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to Kauai Family Cafe was great. The owner Aida was super sweet and treated us like family. Everyone that worked there was very friendly and attentive. The food was delicious so we kept going back. We definitely recommend this little family cafe....More

Thank Jessica V
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We went to the "First Saturday" street fair and found these lovely ladies serving delicious food in one of the many stalls set up off the main strip. We had a plate of their chicken curry and pork ribs with rice. For $10.00 it was...More

Thank SydneyDibble
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Came here during a family vacation and was not disappointed. The service was good and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. We had pansit (noodles), eggrolls, chicken, adobo, and ice cream (they had ube or purple yam which my daughter loves).

Thank frazifrazi
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a Hawaiian-Filipino family run restaurant. Traditional meals of Philippines is satisfying. Portions good. Can't go wrong here for home-style cooking.

Thank Lady_Tubs
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The macadamia nut waffles were excellent and Instagram-worthy beautiful. My husband enjoyed his eggs/hashbrowns/Spam breakfast, as well. Great service.

Thank Kasa05
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Don’t judge this place from the outside. Tucked into a strip mall. The food is amazing and cheap! Great Service. Saw lots of locals doing take out.

Thank Chandler-AzTraveler
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a late breakfast or early lunch. Food was excellent, would easily return. Small, local place, quiet and affordable. Locals eat here so that says a lot.

Thank Shawn P
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Close to our hotel. Food was wonderful and Francie our waitress was a font of information about places to go. We kept coming back after we found this little gem of a restaurant.

Thank Dawn E
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Aloha- Can anyone that has been to this place in the past (and now recently) tell me if it is the old Wailua Family Restaurant? We are looking for the old place we used to frequent but understand that they moved to the 4-361 Kuhio Hwy location. Thanks! Steve
11 April 2016|
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Response from Trekker-Traveler | Reviewed this property |
I'm thinking the Wialua Family Resturant closed some time ago, there were across from Shell station just past bridge, right? I believe they were best known for breakfasts. The origial building you are refering to I think is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
07:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-361 Kuhio Hwy, Spc 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1414
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-3288
  • E-mail
We will be having a Mothers Day Brunch at 7am-2pm
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