Restaurants in Kauai
Plantation Gardens provides a fine dining experience that comes straight from the heart of the island. Fresh, local and organic, the Pacific Rim menu is not shy about impressing each guest. More than just a meal and quality service, the surrounding gardens are excellent for a before or after dinner stroll. The fresh air dining room is comfortable and you will immediately feel at home. Known for its cuisine, you can also host events on its luxurious grounds.
Beach House Restaurant
Kalaheo Cafe & Coffee Co.
The Kalaheo Cafe & Coffee Co. is a Kauai tradition originally known for its coffee. They specialize in Hawaiian and Kona coffee but also boast a fine selection of international coffees. It has also expanded into a bakery and cafe that serves a delicious breakfast and lunch-plus menu. No matter what you order you can count on it being fresh. Visit the Kalaheo Cafe & Coffee Co. daily or stock up for your return home.
For a truly local experience you need to visit Puka Dog, a Kauai original. It is more than just a tropical hot dog. The Puka Dog is made of fresh baked bread, not sliced, but with a hole drilled through the middle into which a delicious sausage and sauces are poured. There are a variety of secret sauces to choose from to give your dog your own signature taste. Make a quick stop into Puka Dog and get this unique Kauai treat.
Discover Hawaiian Gelato and Chocolates Eating Papalani Gelato is like sending your taste buds on a vacation! We’ve mixed old-world Italian craftsmanship with the unique flavors of Hawaii to create one-of-a-kind frozen delights. Tropical ingredients like mango, macadamia, papaya, and lychee meet traditional favorites like pistachio and fine Belgian chocolate in an explosion of smooth, dense, rich flavors. Handmade in small batches each day from fresh, locally sourced ingredients, our gelato has been a hit with customers since we opened our first Papalani Gelato shop in 2008. Looking for a culinary thrill-ride? How about basil, avocado, or sour cream gelato? Try a free sample of one of our out-of-the-box flavors and get ready for the oooo? aaaahh? and ? wow? that follow! We feature dairy free, gluten free, and no sugar added options. We also feature a unique line of hand made chocolates and Hawaiian made gift items from around the islands.