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₹₹₹₹American, Seafood,
1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
+1 808-240-6456
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hawaiian catch” (88 reviews)
“opah” (134 reviews)
“prime rib” (121 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Polynesian, Contemporary, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
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Reviewed yesterday

It's a very expensive for the portions, but the quality is on point. These are the BEST SCALLOPS Ive ever had and I'm from Florida In second place is the Opah <3 If you're in the mood for dessert, the donuts and miniature and come...More

Thank circlearoundtheworld
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a lovely dinner to celebrate our anniversary. The setting is magical and the wait staff is very friendly, not stuffy at all. Food and wine were excellent. Way more than we normally spend for dinner but we don't celebrate big anniversaries every day,...More

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated our 31st anniversary here while we were on a cruise. What a beautiful setting. We had good attentive service and an outstanding meal. They even treated us to dessert which was a nice touch. It is expensive but you’ll feel it is worth...More

Thank MTravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the Grand Hyatt Kauai this i a lovely setting over and around a large Koi pond. Service & food are good. Prices are high even for Kauai.

Thank lscCanfield_Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were soooo looking forward to this meal. In fact, we were unable to make our reservations the previous year and were determined to make it this trip. Now that we've tried it...we would most likely will not come back. This is...More

Thank Berlin01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated our 20th anniversary with dinner here. Entrees included a vertical presentation of cold water lobster tail (~3oz), 1 scallop, 1 large shrimp and 3 oz of soy ginger swordfish on purple sweet potato and a side of broccoli. Fish was cooked perfectly. My...More

Thank lookin4luxury
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying at the Point at Poipu, a neighboring property, and they recommended walking over to eat at the restaurants at the Grand Hyatt. We spent good money to eat at two of their restaurants. At tide pools I paid $50 for a filet, which is...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my top ten restaurants. The food was melt in your mouth good, the scenery was outstanding and our waiter, Rob was knowledgeable and was very attentive. We could not have asked for a better experience on our last night.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Tidepools on our first night at the Grand Hyatt. It was very good. The service was very good. My wife and I both had fish dishes, which were very good. The specialty drinks were a bit odd, and I would have preferred...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hit the jackpot with my New York steak, as well as my wife's opah. The island chowder was beyond excellent and will require a return visit quite soon. Crab cakes were perfectly prepared and a real highlight. To close out a great dining experience...More

Thank Blaine C
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benny m
18 July 2018|
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Response from MarlenieGS | Reviewed this property |
Upscale resort casual. Hawaiian dress or sundress. Collared shirt men.
6 July 2018|
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Response from Julie5555 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if the resort is busy I highly suggest it. However, if you've just arrived and don't have a reservation there is a nice seating alternative if you show up. But sitting by the tidepools and watching the fish is the... More
3 April 2018|
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Response from Randy S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as the others have already replied they do. They will usually ask when you call if you're celebrating an occasion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-240-6456
  • E-mail
Embrace the tempting combination of contemporary Hawaiian cuisine served in a unique Hawaiian setting. Thatched-roof bungalows float above a koi-filled lagoon at the base of a waterfall to create romantic ambiance. Inspired by local ingredients and the rich culinary traditions of Hawaii.
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