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Lava's on Poipu

2440 Hoonani Rd, at the Sheraton Kauai, Poipu Beach, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-9639
+1 808-742-1661
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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2440 Hoonani Rd, at the Sheraton Kauai, Poipu Beach, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-9639
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant, the casual restaurant for the Sheraton (meaning it serves breakfast, lunch and dinner) is perfectly situated to enjoy the activities along the beach. In fact, many of the folks that came in while we were there came directly off the beach meaning show...More

Thank KenVicLee
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a package with the Sheraton which provided breakfast each day, which we took advantage of happily. The breakfast buffet here had very little variety from day to day but there was already a wide choice of items on hand. The...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a nice restaurant directly on the beach. We got a good meal, but nothing really special. The prices are quite high.

Thank EveCalgary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful view but food and service are just ok. We were staying at the hotel so it was convenient but if we were not staying here, I wouldn't choose it. Once nice thing is that they offer a grilled chicken breast by itself for only...More

Thank elizabethandjoshua
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here while staying at the Sheraton Resort. We found the food ok. It was filling and pleasant enough without being fancy or lavish. Being along the resort beach, it provided a pleasant atmosphere of relaxation. The wait staff were good, however the...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only reason I don't give it "excellent" is because we only ate there for dinner and felt the menu didn't offer enough options. No meal size salads - specifically. We ate there the same night as the hotel was having a luau, we were...More

Thank Ptowngirlnow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found the food OK. The servers are great. I didn't like one host and thought she could take a class or something. Over all the restaurant is good and sea view is awesome.

Thank Vijay G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We were on the beach nearby and after a long morning surfing and playing in the sand, decided to swing by for lunch. The restaurant kindly let us sit by the side entrance so we could keep an eye on our sandy boards and towels...More

1  Thank Lovetocruise2013
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Served by chason who was just lovely. Drinks delicious and well priced. Food great and big serves god money spent. Definitely recommend the Jurassic juice and the Mai tais.

1  Thank Jess R
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stopped here for lunch in between zip-lining and surfing activities. We were rushed, and the staff was understanding and did their best to answer our questions, and get us served and out quickly. It was not very busy for lunch time. We were right...More

1  Thank yonsider
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2 June 2016|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
they were only open for breakfast & lunch the 2 nights we stayed there last December, there might have been a drink special of the day, but not aware of a H.H. pretty pricing food & drinks, but normal for a resort, nice... More
29 February 2016|
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Response from Ness S | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall that they have happy hour at Lava's.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2440 Hoonani Rd, at the Sheraton Kauai, Poipu Beach, Koloa, Kauai, HI 96756-9639
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Koloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-1661
Lava’s on Poipu Beach offers lovely open-air ocean views of Poipu Beach at Sheraton Kauai Resort. This casual, locally inspired bar and grill offers a great open-air dining experience with service from sunrise to sunset. Located next to the resort's Ocean Pool and just steps from the beach, Lava’s on Poipu Beach gives a fun and delicious twist to a traditional bar and grill, adding to the excitement of the Poipu Beach's oceanfront playground. Check out our Live Entertainment. Drink Specials 3-5pm Everyday!!
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