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Brennecke's Beach Broiler

2100 Hoone Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9716
+1 808-742-7588
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (299 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (193 reviews)
“burger” (231 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2100 Hoone Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9716
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were able to walk here for meals making it convenient. But it was so much more. The food was great and the staff were friendly and on top of their game.

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been coming to this area for years and have always used the snack bar downstairs, on this visit we ventured upstairs for Happy Hour...really just to be nosey and have a drink....wow what a awesome restaurant and Lisa our server was really lovely and had...More

Thank badger54
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ordered the fish tacos. Horrible. The beans were salty, lots of unnecessary onions. Prices were high. The tacos missed the wonderful natural flavor of the fish. The rice was the flavor of any low rate chain restaurant. The waitress Hanna was rude and condescending. If...More

Thank marcella k
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend reservations here as it is always busy, menu is varied, portions are spot on and the food is awesome! The staff is attentive, but not buggy and the views of the beach are awesome!

Thank jeffbos2n
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had visited this restaurant 15 years ago and had a great meal. If anything, they have gotten even better. A great location right on Poipu Beach, and a beautiful setting and view. The menu is appropriate for the setting, and the food was really...More

Thank jrood6
Reviewed 6 days ago

Opposite beach converted house. Casual food but good. Small bar upstairs. Don’t ask for anything difficult it won’t happen too busy with beers and straight forward mixers. Still service with a smile. Burgers and salads good view spectacular

Thank mindmoves
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located upstairs in a retail building right across from the beach. Reservations highly recommended. Mai Tais are OK but the Oasis in Kapaa has the best ones. Food was good as was the service. We wanted a bottle of wine and got a sample of...More

Thank lloydo101
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ordered the pupu platter, coconut shrimp, and nachos. The nachos were the best, a huge platter of ooey gooey cheese and other toppings. The shrimp was a small portion but they were good. The pupu platter was good too. We tried the world famous...More

Thank KarensFarm
Reviewed 1 week ago

So I have very mixed feelings about this place. We walked in at about 6pm and had a 20 minute wait, so we ordered drinks at the bar. Hands down, the BEST Mai Tai I had in 2 weeks in Kauai and Maui. Both of...More

Thank SarahEtraveler
Brenneckes S, Public Relations Manager at Brennecke's Beach Broiler, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your detailed review. We apologize about the less than stellar service you experienced. Our wait staff is among the best trained and knowledgable staff on the island....similar to our Mai Tai you enjoyed so much. I can't explain the lack of attention but...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good - great view of the beach, nice cocktails, good ceviche, friendly staff. Not so good - dried out tacos, server excessively keen to clear the check. We had a late lunch, views outstanding and drinks good. However, I think my fish tacos were pre-prepared...More

1  Thank keith c
Brenneckes S, Public Relations Manager at Brennecke's Beach Broiler, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the review. We extend our apologies for the rushed felling of closing your check. Sometimes the shift change can be a bit chaotic, but the guest should never feel that. We are certain if you tried us again you would not have the...More

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Questions & Answers
9 January 2017|
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Response from Brenneckes S | Property representative |
You can make reservations at anytime on our website or just call us. Glad to see so many people familiar with our small family owned and operated restaurant. After 33 years, we are glad to still being doing what we love... More
Kathy A
6 January 2017|
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Response from BendTraveler7 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Sorry did you try looking up on line?
2 June 2016|
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Response from Robert F | Property representative |
Yes we have 2 happy hours daily...from 3-5pm and 8:30 til closing. We have specials on Mai Tai's, draught beer, margarita's, house wines, martini's and several appetizers.Live music on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 Hoone Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9716
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu>  > Koloa
  • Neighbourhood: Koloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-7588
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