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Hukilau Lanai

₱₱₱₱American, Seafood,
520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1452
+1 808-822-0600
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mixed grill” (208 reviews)
“tasting menu” (160 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1452
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is conveniently located where we were staying at the Kauai Coast Resort at the Beach Boy in Kapaa, Kauai, so we could have a drink and not worry about driving. The service was excellent and the food was superb. I ordered the surf...More

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the second time we have eaten here. The first was a couple of years ago and it was also a great experience. The food was marvelous and the atmosphere was great. The service was outstanding. The cost wasn't insignificant, but well worth it....More

Thank meltsmetal
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Hukilau Lanai twice - the first and the last night in Kapaa. The first night we had appetizers of the Gazpacho soup, the Lobster wonton rolls and they were SO GOOD we came back for dinner the last night. Wthout waxing too poetic...More

Thank ramblinrose08
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is known as the best on Kaua'i and it lived up to reputation . Not as pricey as I was told but worth every moment. You need reservations for it books up quickly as it is popular and does not sit a lot...More

Thank _rev_wwm
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are here on vacation and decided to try this highly rated restaurant since it was right next to our hotel. It truly deserves its very high rating. We did the 5 course tasting menu. Each course was the right portion, beautifully...More

Thank lyndabeeneedham
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would have given it a five star as the food was delicious but we felt very rushed. Our drinks arrived at the same time as our appetizer and the main arrived shortly after that. In and out in less than 45 minutes. Not a...More

Thank cosmogirlOntario
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We Loved the steak in a Demi glaze. Ahi is excellent. The catch of the day is always fresh and cooked perfect. The presentation is picture perfect.

Thank skippyfrompace
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a perfect day at Kayak Wailua, my bride and I went to Hukilau Lanai for dinner based on the online reviews and boy were they correct! My wife tests every new restaurant by their calamari appetizers, and this is the first time I’ve seen...More

Thank kkraiger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here three times on our 7 day trip to Kaua’i. It was that good AND we wanted to try more. For the portions and service you almost feel like they could charge even more. Salads and bread come with every entree so you...More

Thank Eahumphries
Reviewed 1 week ago

All around great experience! They catered well to our children, and everything was delicious, from the foccacia bread, to the salad, to the steak and all the way to the coconut cheesecake! Left a very happy, and full, family!

Thank Lindsey D
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Robert Z
November 8, 2017|
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Response from Skybound34 | Reviewed this property |
Hello - Here's what I read on their menu. Don't know proportions of each ingredient, but your cooking sense will take over and guide you. The dressing is probably critical to the overall taste, but I don't know the... More
October 16, 2017|
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Response from Wayne J | Reviewed this property |
You should contact them directly
May 30, 2017|
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Response from Sylvia S | Reviewed this property |
Your conditions don't work for an open-plan restaurant. One of the large hotels would be more suitable for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 Aleka Loop, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1452
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-0600
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