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Hawaiian Blizzard

) #8 of 9 Dessert in Kapaa #68 of 102 Places to Eat in Kapaa $, Hawaiian
Outside Big Save supermarket, Kapaa, Kauai, HI
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“mango” (2 reviews)
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Outside Big Save supermarket, Kapaa, Kauai, HI
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

At only $3 this is the best deal on the island! Small cart set up on sidewalk outside the grocery store. Simple yet great with great Ice and flavors. Nothing fancy but how a shave Ice should be.

Thank loganwhales
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Heard about Arron and Hawaiian Blizzard from a local. He's been around 30 years and as soon as you taste his save ice you'll know why! The flavors are delicious and the texture of the ice is to die for! Arron, the owner, is one...More

Thank Carinda B
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I never really understood the huge appeal of shave ice until I came here. I got a banana, vanilla and coconut. The owner (who is the nicest guy) suggested a snow cap. It was amazing. He offered to take a picture of our family without...More

Thank Fawnn B
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Best Shave Ice ever!!! We have been visiting Aaron and enjoying his shave ice every couple of years for too many to count!

Thank Yvette S
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Aaron is the nicest guy in the world! Great flavor combo recommendations and free snowcap. The mango, coconut and vanilla was terrific. I love uncle Aaron and his great shave ice!

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Great choice on Kauai and very fine shaved ice. To me, this beat snow in Hawaii. We had the passion fruit, lychee, and pineapple and a lime, vanilla, and mango. All of the flavors were great, but I particularly enjoyed the passion fruit and husband...More

Thank exquisitektc
Reviewed 16 March 2015

So I stopped by here because I'd read about this place, then heard about it during a tour once I was on the island. I'm not sure I'm a Shaved ice connoisseur, but I have had shaved ice in Oahu and Kauai multiple times. This...More

4  Thank atravelingbug
Reviewed 9 June 2014

This is a small Shave Ice stand outside the Big Save store. Aaron is the guy that makes the shave ice and all of the syrups. There no ice cream, red beans, or fancy toppings, but if you stick around and enjoy the experience you'll...More

3  Thank weezee92
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Aaron, the owner is one of the nicest people you will ever meet! He makes a fantastic shave ice! We went to a couple other places, but they did not match up to his! He makes his own syrup and it is a toss up...More

3  Thank Momof3KAB
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

We read about this shave ice stand in our Kauai tour book and we are sooo glad we tried it. Took a couple of turn arounds to find but it was worth the searching. The gentleman was very friendly and even have us some recommendations...More

Thank tatartot1
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Open Hours
Monday
13:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
13:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
13:30 - 17:00
Thursday
13:30 - 17:00
Friday
13:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Outside Big Save supermarket, Kapaa, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
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