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Papaya's Natural Foods & Cafe

4-901 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1576
+1 808-823-0190
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“taro burger” (8 reviews)
“hummus” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-901 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1576
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend brought some amazing pesto pasta and hummus to the pool one day. TO DIE FOR. I went back in search of more but they were sold out for the day. Lots of vitamins and organic goodies to purchase.

Thank Ambre907
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Papaya’s is a great place to eat regardless if you are vegan or not. I loved all of their natural and organic ingredients. Most of the restaurants in Kappa offer typical American food, however this was different from others, and it was kind of pricey,...More

Thank Amarbir S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great market to stock up on supplies with a good selection of groceries. Some things were actually priced less than Safeway! Fresh sandwiches and smoothies were amazing. We went back 3 times for lunch and also took some food to-go for later in the hotel...More

Thank goingplaces345
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I know it is unusual to stay eating healthy on vacation, but this is the place! My wife has a restricted diet, and Papaya's filled the bill for us for both lunches and getting gluten free Vegan food for our room. The small lunch kitchen...More

Thank Nomad_LA
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I was looking for glass bottles to make tinctures and they were the only place that had them! Whew mahalo!

Thank Haley L
Reviewed 14 December 2017

When I return to find Papayas at it's former location I was so disappointed having seen the now empty space, I assumed it had closed. But after searching the internet I discovered it had relocated two books away. The new location is better than before...More

Thank HealthyEating29
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We asked a local about best places for smoothie and we are so glad we did! They had great smoothies to choose from and the staff were knowledgeable in explaining all the ingredients. We came here a couple times during our time Kauai and also...More

Thank BucketListExpl0rer
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The food and grocery items at this natural foods place is all fairly priced (for the Island) and is REALLY GOOD. Also the staff are so very helpful and friendly, it is a fun place to go.

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing - had the poached eggs plus fish on quinoa, and the BF had A tempeh wrap made with an seaweed leaf. So fresh, healthy, no sugar, no vegetable oil...

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We kinda enjoyed this market with loads of healthy options and a take out bar attached to it. It is rather pricy which we weren't thrilled about but the food is good quality and you can get some fun items that you'd have a difficult...More

Thank Joey613
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-901 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1576
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-0190
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