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The Mediterranean Gourmet - CLOSED

5-7132 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei Colony Resort, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-9875
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (36 reviews)
“paella” (29 reviews)
“gyro” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
$$ - $$$
5-7132 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei Colony Resort, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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1 - 10 of 797 reviews

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Closed 7/4/17 and what a shame. Just reopened as something else, but can't find the name. We ate at the newly opened place and the service was awful, food good but they've got a lot of issues to work out before we'll be dining there...More

2  Thank Mark J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The staff was nice enough to let us in after watching the sunset on Ka'a beach despite the white table cloth dining. The decor is surreal. The tile floor is painted blue. There is one chandelier light for the whole dining area. The service was...More

Thank Jeniffer M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We came here on the recommendation of a friend and enjoyed a pleasant lunch of mainly Middle Eastern items, including hummus; grilled kafta; chicken kabobs; a "deconstructed" baklawa; as well as the Caesar salad and margarita pizza. The food was generally very good. We recently...More

1  Thank Layal10021
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Mediterranean Gourmet has closed it's doors after over a decade of creating wonderful memories and serving great dishes with wonderful wines and service. Special thanks to Imad and Yarrow Beydoun for all you have done for the North Shore.

3  Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We looked this up for somewhere different to go to as you wouldn't know it was there unless you were staying at The Hanalei Colony resort which are condos. We booked and arrived at 6pm . It was pretty quiet inside so only a handful...More

1  Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Food is incongruous with the local environment but it has a great oceanfront view. Food is moderately and actually expensive for what you get.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

With all the good ahi tuna in Hawaii, you will be sorely disappointed in the over cooked bland tasting tuna they serve you. I even said, I like it blacked and rare. Win some lose some, this was our worst pick on the north shore!

Thank BethA02
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Not the best service... and the bartender was unbelievably rude and uninterested in taking care of us as costumers. And we were the only 2 people at the bar for happy hour. Not only did she give us multiple dirty looks, but she never even...More

1  Thank savanah_d_smiley
Reviewed 14 June 2017

they ran out of the special, but we had arrived very late. Ordering off the regular menu proved delicious!

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Driving to Ha'ena and Ke'e Beach this was about the only place to eat after Hanalei. Located next to an isolated hotel on a windswept beach. Owner was friendly and provided great service. Steamed local clams and a Greek salad hit the spot

Thank cjmike2016
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$32
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-7132 Kuhio Highway, Hanalei Colony Resort, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
    (Hanalei Colony Resort)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-826-9875
  • E-mail
Savor cuisine from across the world without leaving Kauai. A unique, oceanfront dining experience awaits you at Mediterranean Gourmet. Situated at Hanalei Colony Resort, Mediterranean Gourmet has become a North Shore favorite among Kauai residents and worldwide travelers since opening in 2006. Inspired by the cuisine and culture of his native Lebanon, Chef Imad Beydoun and his wife Yarrow have created a relaxed atmosphere and amazing menu selections featuring Lebanese, French, Spanish, Italian and Greek influences. Whether you are looking for a relaxed lunch or a candlelit dinner, Mediterranean Gourmet is the perfect Kauai restaurant for you. Considered by many the be one of the Best restaurants in Hawaii. Visitor's from around the world are invited to make this Kauai restaurant thier favorite Kauai restaurant too.
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