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Da Crack

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Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
As featured in Best Food in Kauai
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2827 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-8553
+1 808-742-9505
Today
11:00 - 20:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 20:00
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best mexican across all of Hawaii. Loved the nachos, burritos, and fish tacos. We loved it so much we went back 2 more times.

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Thank Paul S
Green Bay, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped by the grocery store next door to pick up a few items and saw the line for this place. We decided to pick up a quick dinner and we were not disappointed. Burrito was excellent and great portions. Highly recommend for an easy bite!

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Thank svanderv2016
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I had Da Crack's bowl with the daily fish. My wife had the bowl with grilled shrimp. Both were very tasty. The portions are good size. An excellent value. We plan to dine at Da Crack the next time we're on Kauai.

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Thank Arthur W
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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626 reviews
372 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 832 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

How do they keep on getting high ratings for this dingy hole in the wall taco stand? The name and sign outside is a low class image of a derrière and if that induces one to buy food there go for it.

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Hayward, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A hidden treasure that is so popular, if you drive too fast you'll miss it. And, you will miss the best Mexican comfort food on the island!

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Thank P W
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great! Was starving in the evening and wanted something quick with reasonable portions and this hit the spot! Ordered two bowls with fish, brown rice, sour creme, and all the sauces! It hit the spot, definitely recommend!

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Thank Ape G
Aurora, Canada
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for lunch. Had nachos, pork quesadilla and a fish taco (marlin). Nachos were a tiny serving for $8.99. Not impressed, chips weren't anything to write home about. Fish taco was decent but definitely lacking in quantity of fish for $12.99. Nothing special about the taste. The best of the day was the pork quesadilla. Glad my teen so ordered... More 

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Thank Lee_nover11
Kelowna, Canada
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a long day of hiking, we arrived back to Poipu hungry and decided to stop at Da Crack because it was highly rated. As expected, the place is a small little kiosk window where you order your food with no seating. The menu is simple (choice of taco, burrito or bowl) and you simply select what you want and... More 

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Thank Derek L
Anaheim, California
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great stop. You walk up to the window order your lunch and sit on a bench. Nothing fancy but certainly hits the spot when hungry. We stopped her twice as it was super easy and satisfying! Great portion sizes too.

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Thank cdignam2016
Seattle, Washington
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95 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the food...but it is QUITE expensive ($12 for a burrito) and very slow (20 minutes to get our food, after waiting in line another 10 minutes). Oh, and the only place to sit is a couple benches and rough outdoor tables shared with another restaurant (inside the market) next door.

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Thank SeattleBasedVagabond

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$13
Cuisine
Mexican, Southwestern, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2827 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-8553
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-9505
Description
Aloha! We are a local owned family business. We offer Mexican style dishes with a Hawaiian twist. We serve fresh, locally caught fish, Shrimp, Beef, Chicken, Pork, Vegan, Vegetarian and gluten free Items. We only use fresh ingredients and everything is made in house. We also only use Hawaiian sea salt. We DO NOT use any MSG, Lard or trans fatty oils or Hydrogenated oils. Everything is prepared with a health conscious approach. Thank you for taking the time to view my establishment! Mahalo!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?