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Tropical Taco

5-5088 Kuhio Hwy #A, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
+1 808-827-8226
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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“tacos” (131 reviews)
“beans” (37 reviews)
“warm chips” (9 reviews)
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Fast food, Mexican
$$ - $$$
5-5088 Kuhio Hwy #A, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been having various different fish tacos on our holiday. This was average at Tropical Tacos Not bad; just not one of the better ones. Big size and tasty corn chips, but the 2 tacos need more flavor. The black beans on the side...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife loves their burrito and the tacos are fantastic. The fish is cooked well and the toppings fresh. Their home made hot sauce is the super star.....bloody hot but amazing! Would stop in here again (actually we’ve been twice lol)! All made fresh to order,...More

Thank D2135
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's a reason this café is always jammed- good food and lots of it! We noticed the fish taco servings were very generous and decided to order one order to share....good decision! The generous serving was more than enough lunch for the two of us....More

Thank LUchicago
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious fish tacos, we had the Baja fish tacos and the tropical taco both with the most delicious Ono. We will certainly go back for more....

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our favorite spots for lunch, quick and easy service, sometimes pretty busy but that is a good thing as it means the food is excellent which it is. Try the fish taco, that is really good...

Thank JVFKauai
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

I had the beer battered fish tacos and they were great. There was outside and indoor dinning. They were a little slow in getting the food to the table but it was made fresh to order.

Thank Marcy V
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Very good food, no atmosphere, no alcohol, but wonderful friendly people that loved to laugh. Self service.

Thank Maggie K
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner and the fish tacos were fantastic! The hot sauce was amazing, but the service was impeccable! The cook and the server both were very friendly, tolerated our wild three year old with ease, and took great care of us! Highly...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Every morsel of food we have eaten in Kauai has been scrumptious until now. This was a terrible meal for our party of 4. We ordered Baja grilled fish tacos. In each taco was a stick of fish that was devoid of flavor and tough....More

Thank sjzmm
Reviewed 25 November 2017

This is a small restaurant that has a very limited menu. Staff were friendly enough and food came quite quickly. Fish tacos were okay but fish serving was small and taste was bland. Serving size was quite small and not good value for just under...More

Thank welshman1955
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-5088 Kuhio Hwy #A, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-827-8226
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