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Barbeque Inn

2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
+1 808-245-2921
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“pie” (18 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
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2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always go here for at least one dinner when we're in Kauai. It's a welcome break from the upscale hotel restaurants. The place is basic; the food is simple but well prepared; service is friendly and efficient, and it's a bargain! Two can have...More

Thank Marcia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has visited Barbeque Inn many times over the years while vacationing on Kauai. The food is always well prepared and the service is always pleasant. On a recent trip we found that the air conditioning wasn’t working properly and a few of the...More

Thank Summervacationeer
Reviewed 10 April 2018

If you want to eat at a place where the Kauai locals eat, Barbeque Inn should be on your list. I try to eat here at least once whenever I visit Kauai. The portions are usually big and the prices are fair.

Thank rainbowsfan
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Great local style food! Service is really good, considering the number of servers, the amount of people there and the efficiency of their system. Soup or salad and dessert are included with the meals! Oftentimes, running out of the pies you may have a craving...More

Thank dennis y
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a local joint, not a tourist destination. But if you want to eat where the locals eat, and for a bargain price, this is the place. Simple fare at rock-bottom prices. Started with a small, but very fresh, fruit salad; I had the...More

Thank Marcia G
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had a lovely meal here, helped along by the very friendly waitress (Lauren?). She guided us through the house specialties... tempura 🍤 on the night. We also had the kalua pork. The meals come with soup and dessert 🍰. I had the corn🌽chowder, which...More

Thank SydneyDibble
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My husband and I are visiting Kauai for the first time, and wanted to go where the locals eat. The food was very good, prices are fair, and dessert is included with most meals. I got the teriyaki marinated chicken, and I would absolutely get...More

Thank GypsyNanasDaughter
Reviewed 4 February 2017

great atmosphere and the service was very professional. the food is quite delicious and cooked fresh.

Thank lockcey43
Reviewed 16 December 2016

I was staying at the nearby Palms Hotel and the clerk said this was a favorite of hers and her husband. I had the sampler plate which had a little bit of three kinds of meat. The dinner comes with soup or salad, sides, and...More

Thank SenseIntoDollars
Reviewed 24 November 2016

On most visits back to Kauai where we grew up, we make it a point to stop in for a meal or two. It is a long-time locals favorite with delicious meals at a reasonable price!!! Service is also great!!!

Thank SJYamane
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9 February 2017|
Response from MelB171 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry No alcoholic beverages there. Just soft drinks and water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-245-2921
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