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Hanalei Gourmet

5-5161 Kuhio Hwy #5, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-2524
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (149 reviews)
“salad” (115 reviews)
“artichoke dip” (10 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5-5161 Kuhio Hwy #5, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Clean and airy little place in old school house building. Fast friendly service and great food. Priced with the area...burgers $12-20, ETC. great BURGER AND FRIES! Good homemade soup too! We would have gone back if we could have fit it in!

Thank Fran F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although this restaurant is often packed with customers, it is worth the wait. Each day's menu highlights several fresh-catch entrees. We always choose either the fish & chips or fish sandwich. Both feature the fresh catch and both are very tasty. The beverage menu offers...More

Thank jmenasco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located in the Old School, as one of several businesses, it is pretty unremarkable. Simply a one room bar come 'restaurant' with a licence that doesn't allow alcohol onto the outside front terrace - really! Happy hour equates to 50c off drinks which are not...More

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu had a good variety at reasonable prices. The food wasn't particularly memorable, but the service was amazing. Our server was genuinely friendly, attentive, and helpful. We enjoyed the live music as well.

Thank StillDreaming11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An old schoolhouse, the Gourmet is plain and simple. A bit cramped and unremarkable. Sometimes the fresh fish is good sometimes nothing works. No decent wines and is a little dirty. Can be pricey considering the atmosphere. Wait staff spotty and unkempt. It’s okay but...More

Thank Parker S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing fancy about this place. Local bar, local food. Vegan burger was mushy but edible. does not offer to go, wouldn't give us the dinner menu 15 minutes early.

Thank sky07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have always enjoyed the fresh fish and excellent salads at Hanalei Gourmet, and this evening was no exception (fish burger and fish tacos are a favorite). But the bad attitudes of two staff—both the hostess who seated us and our server—left a bitter taste in...More

Thank ardentadventurer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good service as we had really tasty chicken noodle soup for lunch on their terrace and we were impressed wit the way they had decorated the building at hallowe'en.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great fish and chips. Fish was light and crisp excellent flavor. Close the marlin. Fries not greasy at all. Had a salad. Fresh and crisp. Excellent service.

Thank chris A
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Had the Catch of the Day (Hebi). Wife had the Fish and Chips. Both where really ONO!!! The coleslaw was eh.... but the fish did not disappoint. I got mine blackened and boy was it so ONO!!! Mai Tai where strong and good!

Thank Carl B
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Jo R
19 February 2016|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
I didn't do taco night, but have had their fish tacos, awesome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-5161 Kuhio Hwy #5, Hanalei, Kauai, HI 96714
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-826-2524
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