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Poipu Restaurants

Kauai’s south shore is fortunate to have a number of appetizing Poipu dining options. Let our Poipu dining guide direct you to a great dining experience. Once you’ve made your selection, we’d be happy to make reservations on your behalf!

Kukuiula, a Poipu shopping village, is home to a variety of retail shops and dining choices within walking distance of the Whalers Cove in Poipu.

The Beach House Restaurant

5022 Lawai Road, Koloa, HI 96756
Lunch: 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Dinner: 4:45 pm to 9:00 pm
Enjoy oceanfront dining featuring awesome sunset views and Pacific Rim-Mediterranean cuisine. Dinner only. Reservations only. The bar area is on a first come, first serve basis and opens at 5:30 p.m.

Merriman’s Restaurant and Downstairs Cafe

2829 Ala Kalanikaumaka St G-149, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Exciting, regional and fun dining in the Kukui’ula Poipu shopping village. Reservations recommended!

Brennecke’s Beach Broiler

2100 Hoone Road, Poipu Beach, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: 11:00am – 10:00pm
This casual family-style restaurant overlooks Poipu Beach Park. Lunch and dinner. Daily happy hour and early dinner specials.

Tortilla Republic

2829 Ala Kalanikaumaka St, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: 11:00am – 9:00pm Lunch/Dinner
Located at the Shops at Kukuiula. This restaurant offers Modern Mexican cuisine and Margarita Bar.

Red Salt

2251 Poipu Rd, Koloa, HI 96756
Breakfast: Daily 6:30 am to 11:30 am
Dinner: 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Lounge: 5:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Sushi (Lounge Only) Tuesday – Saturday 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Located at Koa Kea Hotel. This restaurant offers a fresh diverse menu in a sophisticated atmosphere.

Living Foods Market

2829 Ala kalanikaumaka 24, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: 7:00am – 9:00pm Market and Cafe
Located at the Shops at Kukuiula. Featuring large selection of organic, sustainable and locally grown produce.

Bubba’s Burgers

2829 Ala Kalanikaumaka St Building L, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: Lunch and Dinner
Economically priced, casual atmosphere with fresh burgers and fries (we recommend their onion rings).

Keoki’s Paradise

2360 Kiahuna Plantation Drive, Suite 77, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: 11:00am – 10:00pm; café 11:00pm
Fresh air, seafood, and steak entrees. Extensive pupu/appetizer menu at the bar side. Also serves a large selection of tropical beverages. Lunch and dinner daily. Local entertainment Monday through Friday (time and type of music varies).

Plantation Gardens Restaurant & Bar

2253 Poipu Rd, Koloa, HI 96756
Hours: 5:30mm – 9:00pm Dinner
Featuring the flavors of Hawaii and Italy in a lush garden setting. Located in the Kiahuna Plantation Resort. Serving dinner only.

Puka Dog Hawaiian Style Hot Dogs

2360 Kiahuna Plantation Dr, Koloa, HI 96756, United States
Hours: 10:00am – 8:00pm Daily
Featured on the Travel Channel. Offers unique Hawaiian Style hot dogs, a one-of-a-kind festival for the taste buds. Mouthwatering relishes and sauces from tropical fruits native to Hawaii. Located in the Poipu Shopping Village.

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