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Hee Fat General Store

4-1354 Kuhio Hwy, Ste 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1669
+1 808-823-6169
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4-1354 Kuhio Hwy, Ste 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1669
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I consider myself I coneseir of shave ice as I've tried several on Maui and Oahu. Hee Fat's has the best with their real fruit puree, and there is something special about the macadamia nut ice cream they use. We also love their snowcapp of...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I tried the real fruit Raspberry and Passion Fruit shave ice with a scoop of macadamia nut ice cream. Very good and very fresh.

Thank Rhea H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We opted for the "traditional" flavors of the shaved ice rather than the natural flavors and it was a very tasty treat! The bit of vanilla flavoring down the sides enhances the other flavors and the small treat of ice cream inside was a surprise...More

Thank JenniferT999
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Kauai has some great places to have shave ice. Hee Fat General store makes a new generation of shave ice that uses natural juices, not colored syrups. So, mango flavor tastes like mango and strawberry flavor has seeds. I did not taste this kind of...More

Thank WorldBTravel
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Very friendly staff. They explain the many options to you. The natural syrup is the way to go. Also ice cream on the bottom and a snow cap! It cost more then the regular syrup but well wroth it. we went three times in one...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped by Hee Fat on our way to the airport. So glad we did. It was a great ending to our vacation. I had the Hawaiian Sunrise shave ice. It was huge and delicious with the real fruit syrup, ice cream and snow cap....More

Thank Jill60010
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

This was our second trip to Hawaii. Before the first trip I was told about shave ice and read reviews to find a good one. I was unimpressed. This trip we were poking around Kapaa and went in Hee Fats not intending to eat but...More

Thank millede
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best spots for shave ice on Kauai 😀 staff is super friendly and nice souvenirs in the store!!!

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 2 March 2018

we had high expectations after reading the reviews, but was a bit disappointed. Shave ice was just ok, nothing special. They had a souvenir store adjacent to it.

Thank Tyrannosaur
Reviewed 2 March 2018

In the back of a general store in Kapaa, you can get some great shave ice. The staff was incredibly friendly,helpful and explained all the options for shave ice. They have the traditional syrups and then they have their fresh made real fruit syrups that...More

Thank OahuBound07
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2 January 2018|
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Response from jkendo | Reviewed this property |
They are open daily, have great service, lots of Hawaianna but what I really like is the real fruit syrups with the shave ice. It is the bomb! Sit on the bench curbside and enjoy.
5 October 2016|
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Response from stepgie | Reviewed this property |
Yes, i'm pretty sure they did!
21 July 2016|
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Response from BrooklynKealii |
Yes, it's basically fruit purée and cane sugar. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-1354 Kuhio Hwy, Ste 1, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1669
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-6169
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