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Verde Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

STARTERS, SALADS & TOSTADAS​
$10.95
Crispy Taco Salad
Crispy flour tortilla shell, local greens, tomatoes, guacamole, sour cream, pico de gallo and cheese with chile-lime dressing
$12.95
Ahi Tostada
Seared rare ahi, guacamole, corn tostada, pico de gallo, local greens, red chile sauce and aioli
$10.95
Carne (Meat) Tostada
Choice of: chicken, pork carne adovada or beef short rib, guacamole, pico de gallo, local greens, red sauce, aioli
$10.95
Bean and Cheese Tostada
Guac, pico de gallo, local greens, garlic aioli, green sauce
$8.95
Nacho
Beef, beans, cheese, christmas chiles, sour cream and guac
$5.95
Guacamole and Chips
TACOS​
$12.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Seared Rare Ahi or Fresh Catch Tacos
Flour tortillas, cabbage, guac, corn strips, pico de gallo, aioli
$10.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Al Pastor Pork Tacos
Two soft corn tacos, pico de gallo, cilantro
$11.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Ultimate Chicken Tacos
Flour tortillas, sour cream, cabbage, cheese, pico de gallo, aioli drizzle
$9.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Carne (Meat) Tacos
Choice of meat: chicken, beef short rib or pork carne adovada on two soft flour tortillas, cheese, pico de gallo, cilantro
$9.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Vegan Tacos
Sautéed veggies, pico de gallo, lettuce on two corn tortillas
$12.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Garlic Shrimp Tacos
Cornmeal-crusted shrimp, local greens, cabbage, guacamole, pico de gallo, flour tortillas, roasted garlic-chipotle aioli
SOPAIPILLAS​
$10.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Stuffed Sopaipillas
Beef short rib, chicken or carne pork adovada, with beans, potatoes, cheese and red or green sauce
$10.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Veggie Stuffed Sopaipillas
Local salad greens, chile-lime dressing, guacamole pico, potatoes, green chiles sauce and cheese
$5.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Sopaipillas and Honey
Bite a corner and drizzle in the honey
BURRITOS​
$1.95
Smother It!
With red or green chile sauce or both cheese, lettuce and pico de gallo for a “wet-style” burrito
$13.95
Fresh Catch Burrito
Pico de gallo, guacamole, local greens, cabbage, rice, crispy corn strips, aioli and choice of chile sauce
$13.95
Garlic Shrimp Burrito
Cornmeal-crusted shrimp, local greens, cabbage, guac, rice pico, roasted garlic-chipotle aioli, red or green sauce
$11.95
Al Pastor Pork Burrito
Pico de gallo, cheese, potatoes, cilantro and green sauce
$13.95
Ultimate Chicken Burrito
Chicken, cheese, pico de gallo, guacamole, local greens, cabbage rice, aioli and choice of red or green chile sauce
$10.95
Carne Adovada “Red Pork” Burrito
Potatoes and cheese with red or green chile sauce
$10.95
Cali Burrito
Choice of: beef short rib or chicken beans, rice, cheese and red or green chile sauce
$10.95
Meat $+3.95
Fish $+4.95
Verde, Verde Burrito
Green beans, spinach, broccoli sautéed in chipotle guacamole, potatoes, cheese with green sauce
$10.95
Breakfast Burrito
Choice of: bacon or pork carne adovada eggs, potatoes, beans, cheese and red or green sauce
SIGNATURE DISHES​
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Stacked Enchilada
Three corn tortillas layered with cheese and red or green sauce
$13.95
Meat $+3.95
Fish $+4.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Veggie Stacked Enchilada
Three​ corn tortillas layered with green beans, spinach, broccoli, guacamole, cheese and green chile sauce
$11.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Huevos Rancheros
Two eggs, beans, potatoes, cheese, christmas chiles, flour tortillas
$7.95
Rice $+2.50
Beans $+2.50
Chicken Posole
Red chile posole soup with hominy served with guac, pico, cabbage and 2 flour tortillas
KEIKI​
$4.95
Meat $+1.95
Bean and Cheese Burrito
$5.95
Meat $+1.95
Bean, Rice and Cheese Burrito
$3.95
Meat $+1.95
Cheese Quesadilla
$4.95
Meat $+1.95
Bean and Cheese Nacho
FROM THE MARGARITA BAR​
$6.00
House Margarita
$7.50
Top Shelf Margarita
$9.00
Coronarita
$6.00
Fruit Margarita
Strawberry,​ mango or li hing mui with house tequila
$6.00
Pink Lilikoi-Tini
Passion fruit (lilikoi) vodka, ruby red grapefruit juice
$5.00
$6.00
Tequila Shot
16oz $5.00
22oz $7.00
Draft Beer
$5.00
$6.00
12Oz Bottled Beer
$7.50
Red / White Wine
HAPPY HOUR​
3pm-5pm
$3.00
House Margarita
$3.00
16Oz Draft Beer
About
Local fave spot.
PRICE RANGE
US$3 - US$12
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now in new location in Lihue... the only thing better is the location... it’s new construction. The prices are higher, quality and service are lower and portions are smaller. Use to love this place... not so much any more

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Michael J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were on Kauai for 2 days and looking for something apart from the local Hawaiian fare that would be tasty and healthy. Luckily, we hit the jackpot with Verd’e! The food was totally delicious and fresh and servers were attentive. It’s a little more...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ken W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lettuce, lettuce and more fresh lettuce. Not much fish there in my fish tostado. I’m from California, don’t tell me this is Mexican food. Margarita average, nothing special, too sweet. Service was good...I like the staff.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank snichols658
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

The food was good but if you like spicy you’ll need to ask. For Mexican it was fairly bland. That’s why only four stars. That said the service was amazing. It’s a nice clean place and other than needing to kick up the spice it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank commute1234
Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

I love their delicious ahi fish tacos!! Fresh yummy 😋 good stuff crunchy and tasty. They have plenty of beer and cocktails 🍹 I highly recommend This is a Must try to Believe 😋

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Brett H
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

We loving coming here! The fiod is sooo good and the service is great. They used to be in Kapaa, now they are in Lihue, in the Safeway shopping center. Much more convenient for where I usually stay on the Island. Been twice this trip,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Charlotte G
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Good chicken and beef tacos. Average chips. RESTAURANT: B Food quality B Value C Ambiance B Location B People watching A Staff A Service C Scene C Decor CLEAN OR DIRTY: B Utensils B Table B Glassware B Bathrooms

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank james90211
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

Just when we thought it couldn’t get much better we had Verde in the last night. The stack was great and with plenty of flavour and the free chips at the start kicked things off well. Kapaa store may be in a hard to find...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 356duncanb
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants anywhere; not just on Kauai. The shrimp and fish tacos are outstanding. Each component is flavorful on its own and when combined into tacos is perfect. The quality of the ingredients is always impressive. We visited Kauai for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nutmeg8629
Reviewed October 25, 2018

This is a fresh & local restaurant serving delicious Mexican foods. They use locally sourced fruit and vegetables and they always have a " fish of the day ." Their fish tacos are delicious and they use corn tortillas. They have some draft beers, and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dori M
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Suzanne W
January 4, 2019|
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Response from 356duncanb | Reviewed this property |
Hi Suzanne, I believe there are two. We went to the one in Kapaa near the Shell petrol (gas) station. Enjoy!
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I loved the place!
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