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Verde Restaurant

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Latin
4-1105 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1665
+1 808-821-1400
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (215 reviews)
“fish tacos” (123 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-1105 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1665
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tucked into the mall next to Big Save grocery, this tiny hide away is a hidden gem. Stopped for lunch. Ordered shrimp and pork tacos. Both were excellent. Nice cold beer on tap. Excellent service.

Thank NanaLaurie55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn’t intended to eat Mexican but didn’t want to drive around any longer looking for dinner. Decided to try Verde Restaurant in Lihue. ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC! Husband had pork burrito (which was huge!), I had beef tostada (which was piled like a Kauai mountain). Both...More

1  Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travel to Kauai every year and stay in Kapaa. This year it was a rainy season for us; first in seven years! We decided to stop in and check out the Verde Restaurant one rainy Monday and what a delight. It was Margarita Monday...More

Thank Kalenap76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food. Quick service...although I wouldn’t have minded a wait. But we didn’t go for the atmosphere. Close to where we were staying and was recommended by our host. Seated immediately on a Thursday night and there are only seats for 24 people (12...More

Thank Jb4375
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Carne Adovada burrito was amazing. Huge portions for a reasonable price. I wish I would have gone back a second time!

Thank Rhea H
Reviewed April 13, 2018

The older I get, the more I have learned to appreciate Mexican food. And this place is a notch above the general run of Mexican food in quality. Mexican food is generally a great value but especially in Hawaii where good is expensive. We have...More

Thank zinmanfred
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Verdes Restaurant is in a small strip mall off of the main highway in Kapaa, but don't let the location stop you from visiting this gem. The food and service were outstanding. I ordered an ahi tostada, along with a carne tostada, and both of...More

Thank theWiner
Reviewed April 4, 2018

During our recent stay in Kapaa, we walked to the nearby Verde restaurant. Despite its small size, we were seated immediately. The margaritas were good, although a bit weak. The food was delicious. The portions were enormous - - plenty for two people to share...More

Thank Maui2014NMR
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Placed a to go order about 15 minutes before they closed, 8:45 PM. I had the fish tacos, one of each fish, ahi and sailfish, pretty good. My husband had the el pastor pork burrito, which was super good. If we went back, i'd copy...More

Thank LindsayTravelGirl
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

It’s a small place so we had to wait for a table but it was well worth it! Dinner was fast, fresh and delicious. The chicken tacos were a standout in my opinion but everyone in our family walked away full and very satisfied. The...More

Thank Stewartclan5
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December 8, 2017|
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Response from Laura P | Reviewed this property |
I loved the place!
Shauna S
October 2, 2016|
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Response from thefamdad | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have some
Bruce K
January 15, 2015|
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Response from Randy K | Reviewed this property |
We go there often. They don't have fajitas but I strongly recommend one of the following as a replacement (Ahi Stacked Enchilada is amazing): STACKED ENCHILADA Three corn tortillas layered with cheese & red or green chile... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-1105 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1665
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-821-1400
  • E-mail
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