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1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
+1 808-240-6456
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seated beneath upscale thatched roofing and next to koi-filled tide pools, this restaurant is the quintessential Pacific Island experience.

Thank kalexander922
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a great table next to the Koi pools. The dinner however was a mushy concoction of insanely expensive fish devoid of any flavor. What a disappointment for $174

Thank laurine f
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been to some of the considered "best steakhouses" in the world. We had the crab cakes, my teenage daughter devoured without talking or even looking at her phone! When she was done she said that was the best ever. We then had steaks....More

Thank arbrown23
Reviewed 2 days ago

Staying at the Grand Hyatt in Kauai to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. Enjoyed our meal, the food was excellent as was the service. 7:00 reservations and we must have picked a good night, as they were not very busy (I think it had to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I were in the Hawaiian Islands for 10 days to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary, and our daughter joined us for the evening. Our server was Marta and her assistant was Markland, and they were very attentive and did not rush us....More

Thank John C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We just got back from Kauai and one of our favourite restaurants was the Tide Pool Restaurant at the Grand Hyatt Hotel. Our waitress was exceptional, Wilma and because of her exceptional service and the great food recommendations she made, we went twice. Overall it...More

Thank MargaretAurora
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love a good date night but this was far from. The location and setting of the place is great! However the taste of the food and correlating prices do not add up. I don't mind spending good money on dinner, but this was a disappointment....More

Thank austen k
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere at this restaurant is amazingly beautiful. You are surrounded by a koi pond as you enjoy your dinner. The food was outstanding.

Thank lorisJ7205NJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view of the waster around the restaurant combined with good food and excellent service made this one of the better Kauai restaurants. Do not pass up the pork belly or the donuts.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eleven dinners in Kauai and this was the best one. Great intimate setting near koi pond. Exceptional service and really good food. Not cheap but so worth it.

Thank Doug D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What is your wine corkage fee?
19 February 2017|
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Response from Sandeep J | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they allow BYOB
Jolene K
You are booked for Valentine's. Do you have a bar area that is 1st come 1st serve?
12 February 2017|
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Response from GHKauai | Property representative |
Aloha Jolene K, We do have a number of lounges that are first come, first served. Seaview Terrace offers great views, cocktails and light fare. Stevenson's bar area has cocktails and food/sushi available. Tidepools also has... More
Laurie H
We are looking into having a small wedding on Kauai and your restaurant was recommended. Do you have brochures you can mail with all the services you provide and costs?
19 January 2017|
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Response from robertlomdon714 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I didn't grab or collect any brochures. Congrats on the wedding!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Poipu Rd, 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-240-6456
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Embrace the tempting combination of contemporary Hawaiian cuisine served in a unique Hawaiian setting. Thatched-roof bungalows float above a koi-filled lagoon at the base of a waterfall to create romantic ambiance. Inspired by local ingredients and the rich culinary traditions of Hawaii