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Kauai's Best Shave Ice

5-4280 Kuhio Hwy., Princeville Shopping Center, Princeville, Kauai, HI
+1 808-639-5543
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (20 reviews)
“italian ice” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, Hawaiian, Gluten Free Options
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5-4280 Kuhio Hwy., Princeville Shopping Center, Princeville, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from eastern US we were expecting coffee cup sized shave ice. Imagine our surprise when these mountain sized servings were handed to us. Multiple flavors, delicious.

Thank Nevin L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Located in the Princeville shopping center this is a good place for a shave ice during the day or early evening. We love shave ice and it was nice having this location in Princeville. Staffed by young college age people. My husband had the saved...More

Thank karen l
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I don't care for shave ice, but this was great, with fruits and yummy surprise in the middle of the cup... I don't think one person can finish it.. it is huge good to share

Thank anjik008
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Family agrees that this was the best shave ice we had on vacation. Servings are huge and the flavors are great. The other ice cream options are also very good.

Thank denise s
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I had my first smoothie here 4 years ago. That was the year they were at their zenith. Each subsequent vacation, the smoothies remain good enough, but I suppose the difference has a lot to do with the person constructing your masterpiece. Two visits here...More

Thank BelleOfMyHeart
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The best thing about this place is that it is right next to Foodland the only grocery store near Princeville. The people are very pleasant and the shave ice acceptable with the option of ice cream on the bottom. It's hard to go wrong with...More

Thank SunnysideDon
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I haven't had much shaved ice in my day but it was a nice treat on a hot day. I let the woman working there choose the flavor combination, which was a trio of tropical fruits. She said it was the most popular combo and...More

Thank Phil E
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Great shaved ice for walk around the Princeville Center. Convenient to all the shops. Great flavors available. An island must stop location.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped by after dinner for a shave ice treat. We chatted with the young lady from Washington while they prepared our order. She was extremely friendly and made the wait worthwhile. You have several size selections here. Probably smaller than some of the other...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Love all the choices of flavors. Love there is no high fructose corn syrup. Wish we could stay long enough to try all the flavors. The small is huge.

Thank Linda W
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-4280 Kuhio Hwy., Princeville Shopping Center, Princeville, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Princeville
  • Phone Number: +1 808-639-5543
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