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Barbeque Inn

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2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
+1 808-245-2921
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
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Mon - Sat 07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

great atmosphere and the service was very professional. the food is quite delicious and cooked fresh.

Thank lockcey43
Kettering, Ohio
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431 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

I was staying at the nearby Palms Hotel and the clerk said this was a favorite of hers and her husband. I had the sampler plate which had a little bit of three kinds of meat. The dinner comes with soup or salad, sides, and dessert. Great desserts!

Thank SenseIntoDollars
Jacksonville, Florida
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58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

On most visits back to Kauai where we grew up, we make it a point to stop in for a meal or two. It is a long-time locals favorite with delicious meals at a reasonable price!!! Service is also great!!!

Thank SJYamane
Anchorage, Alaska
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182 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

So a few ears down the road and another few visits later I wanted to review this place because it is beloved by my self and my family. One thing this palce is easy to over look and for some reason has not made te pages of the "guidebook anymore" you know which one. But is is unchanged a family... More 

Thank Foodsthegame
Kauai, Hawaii
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Great breakfast place. Quiet and casual. Quick service. They serve loco moco, eggs, bacon, toast, hashbrowns, omlets, sweet bread french toast, pancakes too and more. We will go back.

Thank MelB171
Walnut Creek, California
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

A family favorite each time we visit. Locally owned and operated for over 75 years. Always a tasty meal. No long waits for a table. Affordable. Friendly staff. Not a beautiful location but very pleasant meal.

Thank Robert A
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We were looking for a local place for dinner on Kauai near the airport. Someone recommended this place as one where we'd find friendly service and great food. Right on the first point: the staff was very warm, welcoming and efficient. The food, however ... not so good. The fried chicken and shrimp were so overdone and hard as to... More 

Thank Stefan C
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Got a little time between flights? Or tired of the typical resort restaurant fare? This restaurant has been in business for over 75 years. Friendly service and family owned. Guaranteed great meal!

Thank Bryan K
Saint Charles, Missouri
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

Don't be fooled by the Barbeque moniker. This place has all kinds of homestyle food. We tried it out for lunch, and had the shrimp alfredo and the kalua pork and cabbage. Soup or salad and drink are included along with dessert. We had the hearty potato soup and the mixed greens salad and finished with pumpkin crisp and the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant today. Tucked away off the main street this little gem is so cute. I had the don burri and my boyfriend had the chicken cutlet. Both came with soup. Fresh, fast and tasty. Looking forward to the next visit already.

Thank katieandmiles

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
American, Hawaiian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-245-2921

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?