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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Contemporary

Location and contact


Exotic Fruit Crunch
meringue | kiwi | mango | pineapple lilikoi sauce
vanilla anglaise | hawaiian salted caramel | chocolate sauce
Macadamia Creme Brulee
macadamia nut cookie | candied macadamia nuts
Coconut Mousse Cake
caramelized pineapple | coconut cake | pineapple gelee
Molten Chocolate Lava Cake
white chocolate sauce | raspberries | vanilla ice cream; gluten free option available upon request
Keoki Coffee
brandy | kahlua | coffee | whipped cream
Kalaheo Colada
bailey's | banana | ice cream | macadamia nut liqueur
Tidepools Cappuccino
brandy | macadamia nut liqueur | espresso | steamed milk
Courvoisier VSOP 10 Yr
Hennessy XO 20 Yr
Fonseca Tawny 20 Yr
Taylor Fladgate LBV
Inniskillin Cabernet Franc Icewine
Dolce by Far Niente
Tai Chi
captain morgan's spiced rum | malibu coconut rum | bacardi 151 | pineapple | orange | dark rum float
Mahaulepu Mule
ketel one | lime | passion fruit | ginger beer
Shipwreck Surfer
amaretto di saronno | malibu rum | cranberry | pineapple
Gin Lemi Martini
tanqueray 10 | honey | lemon
Pineapple Julep
woodford bourbon | pineapple | honey | mint | bitters
Lava Flow
light rum | coconut creme | pineapple juice | ice cream mix | strawberry | blended
Koloa Raspberry Lemonade
absolut vodka | raspberry | lemonade | blended or on the rocks
Mt Waialeale Cooler
malibu rum | pineapple | lime | soda
5oz $12.0
Bottle $61.0
Stanford Brut, Governor's Cuvee, California
5oz $12.0
Bottle $60.0
Villa Sandi NV Prosecco, Italy
5oz $15.0
Bottle $59.0
Domaine Chandon NV Rose, California
5oz $32.0
Bottle $154.0
Moet Chandon Imperial NV Champagne, France
6oz $16.0
8oz $21.0
Bottle $69.0
Mer Soleil Unoaked, Monterey CA 2015
6oz $19.0
8oz $25.0
Bottle $76.0
Stuhlmuller Estate, Alexander Valley CA 2015
6oz $28.0
8oz $38.0
Bottle $115.0
Nickel & Nickel, Truchard Vineyard, Napa CA 2016
6oz $16.0
8oz $21.0
Bottle $69.0
Cade, Napa CA 2016
6oz $12.0
8oz $15.0
Bottle $48.0
Beringer White Zinfandel, California 2013
6oz $16.0
8oz $21.0
Bottle $69.0
Calafuria Rose, Italy 2015
6oz $16.0
8oz $21.0
Bottle $69.0
Conundrum, California 2015
6oz $16.0
8oz $21.0
Bottle $69.0
Corvo Muscato, Italy 2014
6oz $16.0
8oz $21.0
Bottle $69.0
Livon Pinot Grigio, Italy 2016
6oz $15.0
8oz $20.0
Bottle $62.0
Ravenna Riesling, Columbia Valley WA 2016
Embrace the tempting combination of contemporary Hawaiian cuisine served in a unique Hawaiian setting. Thatched-roof bungalows float above a koi-filled lagoon at the base of a waterfall to create romantic ambiance. Inspired by local ingredients and the rich culinary traditions of Hawaii.
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Dinner, After-hours
American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Contemporary
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
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for a Valentine’s dinner yo this luxurious restaurant in Hyatt Hotel-staff was super attentive got a lovely red rose , food was not cheap but super quality.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank katarzynac843
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Romantic and scenic location. The food was delicious and the servers were extremely friendly. They even bought out a delicious dessert for my husbands birthday!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank danieldG6648WR
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food, high prices, great staff, and setting worth the price. Long walk with lots of stairs... so be aware.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michael J
Reviewed 5 days ago

On resort, on a tidepool with fish all around you... the ambiance was incredible and very romantic. The food was also excellent!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SkigirlSteph
Reviewed 5 days ago

You know how sometimes places can be just a feast for the eyes, gorgeous setting, but not the stomach, mediocre food? This is not something you have to worry about with Tidepools! The location and the setting are so beautiful and the koi swimming around...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank viwanders
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined here as a family and the food was amazing. We ordered the prime rib, Hawaiian Grill, and filet and we all felt this was the best meal we had while in Poipu. In fact, it was the best prime rib we have ever...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will preface this with the fact that I am writing it having downed both half a bottle of “honeymoon” champaign, as well as a bottle of Rosé, ordered as three separate glasses because that was somehow cheaper? Anyways, who doesn’t dread when they find...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank alexhaldi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

About fifteen of us ate here and the food was uniformly excellent. Service was very good too. It’s fairly reasonable in price and ambience is terrific.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Tom O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to use our last evening on Kauai as a date night, and chose Tidepools for the location. The food and setting were both excellent. The baby romaine salad, sourced from the Hyatt’s own garden, was tender and delicious. My main course was fresh...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wittyknits
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an ok spot. It was a bit underwhelming but there’s so much about the resort that is amazing it probably seems worse than it is. It certainly wasn’t bad but not exciting in any way.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maegan2450
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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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