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Olympic Cafe

1354 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-822-5825
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Cafe, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1354 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped for a quick meal around 4 pm and ordered from the dinner menu the stir fry crispy veggies with tofu. It was a disaster ! Soaking in soy sauce , veggies seemed overly boiled, the rice was mashed as if it’s been re-plated...More

Thank A M
Reviewed yesterday

Was recommended by the concierge where we were staying -- restaurant is on the 2nd floor of a building on a busy strip. Its an open air type restaurant which was nice since it was pretty hot , we enjoyed the breeze thru the restaurant....More

Thank DJU3631
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been a few times- good priced a lil high but the view (ocean or main hey) are great. Drinks are very good- waitstaff very attentive. Dinner prices a lil steep but breakfast is perfect for the amount you receive. Well ran business- kitchen...More

Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to eat, the Olympic Cafe is the place. The food is tasty, the service is friendly and the location is perfect. I had the scrambled eggs and spinach with a side of Portuguese sausage. The eggs also...More

Thank Vincent G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first time we tried to go it was around noon and it was full of people. Since we were not in the mood to wait 45 minutes to get a table we decided that we would come back another day. So we went back...More

1  Thank Marco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered a beer, and seafood platter. The beer was flat and took a long time to get to table . Service was poor and the food took a long time and was obviously frozen shrimp and very poor frozen breaded calamari. The ono was...More

1  Thank Valerie V
Reviewed 1 week ago

It does not matter which drink you choose. The bartender does not skimp on the alcohol!! Great place to go for drinks and mediocre food. Pasta alfredo did not have much flavor at all. The Brie & Avocado Toast was pretty tasty.

1  Thank Schnorks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in to Olympic Cafe for breakfast - had visited once before and was not impressed with the food quality but thought I’d give it another chance for breakfast. The rudeness from our waitress/bartender was rather shocking (not giving eye contact, not checking in on...More

1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on Kaua'i late in the afternoon. By the time we checked in our accommodations in Kapa'a and got settled, it was after 8pm. The front lobby suggested Olympic Cafe, as they are open until 10pm. It is on the main street in Kapa'a....More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group of 3 seniors came here for breakfast. Ordered omelettes with hash browns. The portion size was generous and I only ate half and took the rest home for another meal on another day. The staff were very nice and attentive. Meals arrived a little...More

1  Thank Karol H
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19 January 2018|
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Response from GLohrey |
Thank you.
15 December 2017|
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Response from mralexanderb | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but their menu is extensive and they'll do whatever you want to feed you to your satisfaction. I was surprised how much they cater to your whims and how much food they actually serve you. Can't beat this second... More
23 July 2016|
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Response from john b | Reviewed this property |
yes their menu is posted out side.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1354 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-5825
Olympic Cafe is a casual, yet hip, restaurant and bar located in Old Kapaa Town. Serving up large portions at reasonable prices. With over 200 menu items to choose from; burgers, salads, wraps, pastas and fresh local fish. Contemporary breakfast menu includes pancakes, omelettes and scrambles. We use fresh, local, organic ingredients. Sit back, relax and watch the world go by. ALOHA!
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