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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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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 3 days ago via mobile

Delicious Polynesian style food. Beautiful restaurant. Very delicious meal surrounded by Koo fish ponds. Romantic and special

Thank Vail4me
Reviewed 4 days ago

Over priced for what you get, my husband ordered the steak and said he makes better at home, my meal was great (crab stuffed fish), kids meals were fine but over priced. Service wasn't great. We spilled water and staff were visibly annoyed they had...More

1  Thank 13canadiankiwi13
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had a great experience dining at this beautiful restaurant. The setting is off of the pools and ABOVE and in between the various tide pools (hence the name) on the Grand Hyatt property. I could watch the fish swim around as I dined, which...More

Thank Fzedlach
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My new husband and I came here after our elopement. It was a fantastic experience from the service to the food to the atmosphere. If you’re looking for a romantic and special place this is it! We were truly blown away and are so thankful...More

Thank Loren H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This guy was fast, shared his opinion and was cheerful. The food was very good. I’ll give the food 4+ and him a 5.

Thank MobiusTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Held a business dinner here. Remarkable service, great food and really good wine list. If you're visiting the island, it's worth a visit!

Thank bkp21
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined here for dinner in June 2018. It took almost 2 hours to dine here. They even took off the shared plate charge since service was so slow. Nice surroundings. Shared the prime rib and had 2 waters and 1 beer between two during that...More

Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was wonderful. Our waiter was great. He had been there for over 28 years which is saying something. The food was fabulous!!! We had the grilled octopus and the scallops for apps and then I had the chef’s special which was divine. Three...More

Thank Roam281490
Reviewed 1 week ago

Where to begin? I had the luxury of staying at the Grand Hyatt and went to this restaurant for an appetizer and cocktail one evening at the bar and had such a wonderful time that I went back for dinner on my last night in...More

Thank Alohadetroit
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our dinner at Tidepools- it is a beautiful setting right off the beach. We couldn't actually see the beach, but the pools of coy all around and the open dining setting was amazing. Our entrees were great, the Opah was spectacular! I...More

Thank DunnTrips12
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benny m
18 July 2018|
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Response from Marlene G S | 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
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
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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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