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Beach House Restaurant

5022 Lawai Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9618
+1 808-742-1424
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
5022 Lawai Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9618
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Reviewed yesterday

God food, great sunset, good service and food. Next time I am on the island I will be back. Little pricey but you get a great view and food.

Thank Gary D
Reviewed yesterday

The Mai tai was the best on the island!! Great service and the view was spectacular! They only had valet parking so we parked along the street.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The restaurant has a gorgeous little grassy backyard right on the water great for a drink while watching the sunset. It’s got a nice lively bar scene and smart casual dining room. The staff was really pleasant and attentive. The food was great too. Definitely...More

Thank Dreia00
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is situated right on the shore, with an open air concept looking out over the water (and the surfers if it is lunch time!). There is parking across the street. The service was very good. The food and prices were also good. We...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were at the Beach House for a wedding and our experience may not be representative. The setting is lovely and the sunset was impressive. The wedding services and reception coordination were done by the restaurant. The wedding service was Hawaiian style and was very...More

Thank Wallace G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Did not live up to expectations. Not great. We had a very nice waiter but food did not live up to expectations.

Thank marcieq955875
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful views on the sunset side of the island. The food was great. I had the fish tacos and onion rings. Tasted great after I worked up an appetite snorkeling.

Thank sunseeker594
Reviewed 1 week ago

WARNING! Have been to this place every year for last several trips to Kauai. This year we had reservations on the evening of 3/14/18 through Open Table. I called early that day and was told that they were not open that night due to a...More

1  Thank TXTechTraveler82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me count the ways we did not like this restaurant. The food was merely ok which given the price was not acceptable. The fish is purportedly fresh caught but did not seem so. It was cold and windy but the hostess refused to close...More

Thank hilaryus2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These guys are very busy most of the time because they have an incredible position with water and sunset views . They back that up with good food offerings. Mai Tais good too. But because it’s so busy it’s hard to back that up with...More

Thank MandyandChris13
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Dawn C
13 January 2018|
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Response from oxford47 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if there is a policy but most people were "smart casual".
Jacqueline E
28 April 2017|
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Response from Margaret M | Reviewed this property |
Certainly difficult to choose as there SO many choices👌
17 April 2017|
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Response from judyhQ3383TY | Reviewed this property |
Almost everything around the restaurant are condos. You can rent one of those on VRBO or the Hyatt on Poipou Beach. There is a Marriott Courtyard in PaPaa and also a Hampton. These are about 30 minutes away. A very popular... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5022 Lawai Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9618
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-1424
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Known as "one of the most romantic restaurants in the world," this breathtaking oceanfront, open-air restaurant has earned the prestigious Honolulu Magazine's Hale Aina's Best Restaurant award, 16 years in a row. Other notable achievements are Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence and Zagat Survey's "Recognized for Excellence" award. The restaurant boasts a progressive Pacific Rim cuisine with an Asian influence. If you are looking for a memorable dining experience, be it lunch or dinner, the Beach House offers it all: food, service, an extensive wine list and a spectacular view. Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Children Menus Available
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