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Yumi's Restaurant

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9691 Kaumualii Hwy, Waimea, Kauai, HI
+1 808-338-1731
07:00 - 14:30
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Tue - Thu 07:00 - 14:30
Fri 07:00 - 13:00
18:00 - 20:00
Sat 08:00 - 13:00
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Murrieta, California
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931 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Now named Gina's Anykine Grinds Cafe, located next to the Waimea theater. Plain Cheeseburger is $4.50, deluxe is more (lettuce/tomato/onion). They state it is local grass fed beef, very tasty. Mini loco-moco was very good. Very friendly and good service.

Thank SoCalOregonian
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Very friendly and excellent service!. Amazing local grass fed burgers that are a must try! Especially the lava burger! :D

Thank Mara P
Romeoville, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Had an omelet with bell peppers and mushrooms, was very good. Wife had an omelet with Portuguese sausage and bacon, she liked it. Can't really speak of anything else. Small place.

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

A smile of Aloha is the welcome received at the counter. The food was made fresh and LOCAL STYLE TASTY. Being home from British Columbia I made Yumi's my first stop. The customers were both local and tourist alike. Everyone seemed to be enjoying their meal. Friendly conversation all around. Employees going out of their way to assist visitors of... More 

Thank Herb B
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

This was the best burger in Kauai. Little mom and pop restaurant. It was homemade not a frozen patty.

Thank Chris9065
Provo, Utah
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

They may actually have the best burgers on the island and less than $5. The ladies working were as awesome as the food. Breakfast next time. It looked yummy too.

Thank Elaine J
Seattle, Washington
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

A very local place, but welcoming to all. The ladies here are wonderful. The food was delicious and nicely prepared. This is a casual laid-back place to just relax and enjoy where you are. I will be here again.

Thank williamv835
Scottsdale, Arizona
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82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Checked reviews and decided we would come for lunch on our way to Waimea Canyon. From the outside nothing remotely interesting to look at. Open the door and get greeted by local friendly folks. Hamburgers were as good or better as any we have had on the mainland. Highly recommend for anyone wanting good food prepared and served by very... More 

Thank Harvey S
Maui, Hawaii
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108 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

HUGE HUGE lava burgers, great to share! A hole in the wall with friendly wait staff, inside and outside tables and great for lunch.

Thank WahineHanapepe
Oceanside, California
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279 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

We needed some food before we went on a long hike in Waimea Canyon and saw this place on the side of the road. It was full of locals which is usually a good sign.The food was actually very good and reasonably priced.

Thank Mike S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 13:00
18:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9691 Kaumualii Hwy, Waimea, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-338-1731

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?