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Taro Ko Factory

3940 Hanapepe Rd, Hanapepe, Kauai, HI 96716
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Out of the way place to get chips!

Nice place to taste taro chips...in sleepy Hanapepe Town. Easy to miss this place and is a walk... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Andy L
Allen, Texas
I love Taro Chips

From when I was a little girl I loved Taro chips. Taro Ko Factory are the best tasting Chips. They... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Tammy p
Eleele, Hawaii
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  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
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“li hing” (4 reviews)
“warm chips” (13 reviews)
3940 Hanapepe Rd, Hanapepe, Kauai, HI 96716
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Nice place to taste taro chips...in sleepy Hanapepe Town. Easy to miss this place and is a walk back into time.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 1 March 2017

From when I was a little girl I loved Taro chips. Taro Ko Factory are the best tasting Chips. They have I think 3 different types and they are all good. You should try them.

Thank Tammy p
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Taro chips are good, in fact, delicious, but the li hing mui potato chips are addictive AND beyond delicious! See Stanley there every time. Love to drop by early in our trips to get our treats for the stay. OMG, don't miss out on this...More

Thank another_mother
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Went by three times on a Saturday and you could hear music or tv inside but there was a closed sign. No hours listed or anything to let you know when they would be open. Stopped by 3 different times on a Saturday with no...More

Thank Holly_C_2011
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We always make it a point to stop here in Hanapepe for taro chips. We wanted to take pictures but were afraid to ask if it was okay. He looked interesting frying up the chips. Maybe we will ask next time. Good product.

Thank Monte D
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We drove by this place and we would have kept going if we weren't warned that the building looked run down. The taro chips were great. You just have to get past the look at the place.

Thank DetDuke
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Do not judge a book by it's cover..in this case a building by its product. You know you are at the right place by the smell of the oil that hits you as you exit your car. Once inside do not expect to be greeted....More

Thank mkr46
Reviewed 5 January 2016

We got a bag of Taro chips and Okinawan Sweet Potato chips. Both were lightly salted w/ garlic salt. The Taro chips were light & airy and better than the Sweet Potato chips (they had a denser/heavier taste). The chips are pricey ($4.50 for a...More

Thank TravelTea
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Hole in the wall, with a strange little man cooking chips in bid vats. Delicious! Worth looking for and finding.

Thank daveb393
Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

Tiny little shack. Don't blink or you will miss it. Great chips ate whole bag. Sweet potato chips awesome. We got there just before closing and no more Taro chips.

Thank agrami
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Marlene L
14 February 2016|
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Response from Marlene L |
Thanks. We did go by today and they were open. Hurray! We got our supply for a while. Yum.