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Kalapaki Beach Hut

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3474 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1711
+1 808-246-6330
07:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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27 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate both breakfast and lunch here several times. The food was very good and reasonably priced. For breakfast I had the omelet one day which was excellent and the Loco Moco another (which was good, but I wouldn't order it again - just not my "cup of tea"). The burgers were very good. It is basically a walk-up counter... More 

Thank Jimbo028
Evergreen, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Best breakfast in Lihue. My omelet was perfectly cooked and seasoned, and was served with juicy, flavorful tomato slices. They also serve a delicious breakfast sandwich. This is a regular stop for us while on Kauai.

Thank klcveep
Cumming, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked over from the Marriott to get carry out burgers. We had the blue cheese burger which was delicious. Large portion of beef and generous amount of blue cheese. Nothing comes with the burger other than pickle spears but it's a meal in itself.

Thank kimrumz
Louisiana, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

After a long and miserable flight, I checked into my hotel and walked down the street to this highly rated restaurant. I ordered the Aloha Burger (with pineapple and teriyaki sauce) and a POG-mix drink. This is Pass-O-Guava juice mixed in their own pitcher. Both tasted very good and the Aloha Burger was one of the best that I have... More 

Thank Paul B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They make great hamburgers here. Good grass fed local beef with a variety of options. Limited seating upstairs at an open air counter overlooking the ocean. Very friendly staff.

Thank Pat W
Onalaska, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Grabbed a volcano burger here on my way to the airport to fly home... good, basic burger with fresh toppings. Fries were decent. Loved the extra hot sauces to doctor things up a bit. Only cost me $12, which for Hawaii, is decent.

Thank Brewermidwife
Billings, MT
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third trip to Kauai and we were staying at the Marriott Beach Club which was an exchange from our timeshare. The Marriott was certainly a nice place, and much more upscale than other places we usually go - but it is also very expensive as a place to eat. The breakfasts there were $28 which we thought... More 

Thank wisetrek
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here a few times on our trip to Kauai. This little family run business even opened early for us one morning. We ate breakfast and lunch here and generally left with a bill of under $20 for both of us. All the food we tried here was great. I would recommend the jalapeño burger for anyone that... More 

Thank NHNightbird
Torrington, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took a Humane Society dog out for the day and we were at Kalapaki beach. The dog and I went to the Beach Hut for lunch and I had a fantastic teriyaki burger. I would have given it 5 stars if it had table service but you have to place your order at a window and pick it up.

Thank jlesliek
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for dinner today. The aloha burger was alright, though not great. They have limited seating. We got food to go and walked down to the beach. They have burgers, fries, smoothies, fish and chips, and a fish of the day sandwich. Fast service.

Thank Rodney B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Hawaiian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3474 Rice St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1711
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-246-6330

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