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Papaya's Natural Foods & Cafe

4-901 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1576
+1 808-823-0190
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“taro burger” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“corns” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 20:00All hours
Seafood, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-901 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1576
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

New location. Food varied, natural, organic, local. Staff friendly and helpful. Cafe on-site. Recommend.

Thank HappyDiner19063
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were directed to this store by a young lady who runs an ice cream business nearby, when we asked for the location of a natural foods store. Selection was great, prices were reasonable, staff and overall atmosphere was very friendly.

Thank bjpjd
Reviewed 30 March 2017

While I LOVE this place, which is a small Whole Foods, I REALLY miss the outside table and chairs. There other location had a much better feel, along with the ability to enjoy your goodies right then and there...sitting in your car in the parking...More

Thank bthe1ur
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Small but packed full of good stuff. Really enjoyed the coconut spinach soup served hot. Very helpful staff. We will be visiting many times on our vacation.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Everything here caters to special diets, I.e., vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, etc. The small cafe does delicious taro burgers and fish tacos/burritos.

Thank plan0mmm
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I have been here 2 times while i was staying kauai . They have changed the location and Deli area is even better now . Price is bit higher than Hoku ( another organic supermarket ) but they have this take away deli area so...More

Thank persi73
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Papayas is a place where all those who are "called" to Kauai uncannily end up <3 It's true! I don't know how or why, but it just happens, over and over again. Papayas is the place to be... to just eat, chill, people watch or...More

Thank indig0rain
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This place is is awesome..great food and selection...great customer service!! The prices are high compared to other health food stores but they are a business catering to the travelers...I shop here for emergency items or rare items that might be out in other places...the made...More

Thank MarleneOsuna
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Stopped by for a quick lunch. A completely organic food store with a cafe serving fresh food. Great vegetarian options. Really loved the Taro Burger.

Thank Hiyer
Reviewed 24 December 2016

If you're into healthy eating, you'll love Papaya's. They have a fabulous produce section, and good choices in all departments. Knowing how high prices are in natural food stores on the Mainland, we were concerned that they'd be astronomical in Kauai. While there are no...More

Thank GR260
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Average prices
USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-901 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1576
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-0190
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