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Olympic Cafe

) #23 of 88 Restaurants in Kapaa $$ - $$$ American, , Cafe
1354 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-822-5825
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Cafe, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1354 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
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1 - 10 of 1,454 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Rating is for breakfast only! Delicious omelettes and french toast! Bacon is AMAZING here! I would NOT recommend dinner though. I am gluten free and though they accommodated well at breakfast (no gf menu, but helpful waitstaff plus eggs are naturally gf), the dinner visit...More

Thank Suzan G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here twice during our week stay. Fun street view or beach side seating, open air. Service was great and food was better. Bring your appetite because the portions are large! The pancakes are huge servings and stuffed with ingredients, wether you get the...More

Thank thomasfX55UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rental car lady mentioned this place. My daughter, 4 yr granddaughter & I ate Mon lunch here before returning the car & going to the airport. I had the Tropical Salad which was a good assortment of dark greens, avocado, tomato, cucumber, red onion,...More

1  Thank JUDY R
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the five stars JUDY R. We are happy to have left you with a good taste in your mouth as you left Kauai. Happy travels until we see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fish and chips or fish tacos with local fish, taco salad big enough to eat for 2 meals. Loud, friendly atmosphere.

Thank kauaidale
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo kauaidale! We love our local clientele!

Reviewed 1 week ago

yes a better visit this time.. Despite my tipping over the soda at the table, it was obvious some more training and supervision had happened since my last writing. ( at least the server brought 100 dinner napkins for me to pick up the spilled...More

Thank Foxpaw51
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the followup review and repeat business Foxpaw51.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch and had the shrimp cocktail first and then the seafood sampler. Great food, good view and good service.

Thank d_meschke
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Mahalo d_meschke! We appreciate the five stars and hope we never let you down.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch one day during our visit -- not bad. I had the tuna melt which was just average. Should have gotten the fish and chips instead -- had a bite from my dad's plate -- really good. All in all a decent...More

Thank Heather W
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the stars here, Heather W. Please come back for fish & chips!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant needs to change the menu. They have way too many options and the food is bland. Nothing special about Olympic cafe.

Thank joeandkellie
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the feedback joeandkellie. Of course I wish you had liked us better. I would love more details about what you ordered so that I can followup with our prep and line cooks.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend took us to the Olympic Café for lunch. We all had the Kalua Pig Sandwiches. They came with waffle fries but you have different options for sides. Overall, the food was good and fresh, the meat maybe a bit dry. For beverages, we...More

Thank Tourvel_67
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for this great review Tourvel_67! And thank-you to your friend for bringing you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We like this place, we have been here a several times over the last seven years. It is almost like a diner style place, somewhat old school, with friendly service and good food. Almost like a bit of a hole in the wall, this stretch...More

1  Thank Mje12518
Jakki N, General Manager at Olympic Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your description is exactly what we are striving for, Mje12518. We like to be the fav local hole in the wall for Kauai residents and travelers alike. Mahalo for the stars here. Please tell your friends about us!

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ACEm0911
22 July 2016|
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Response from john b | Reviewed this property |
yes their menu is posted out side.
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ACEm0911
22 July 2016|
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Response from Jakki N | Property representative |
Aloha, ACEm911! Our website, olympiccafekauai, has our menu with price ranges by section.
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nicasd55
25 October 2015|
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Response from Jakki N | Property representative |
Aloha nicasd! We (Olympic Café) are open every day from 6am-9pm. We stay open til 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays. We do close for all major holidays AND July 4th, Labor Day & Memorial Day. We are opening a 2nd location in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1354 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-822-5825
Description
Olympic Cafe is a casual, yet hip, restaurant and bar located in Old Kapaa Town. Serving up large portions at reasonable prices. With over 200 menu items to choose from; burgers, salads, wraps, pastas and fresh local fish. Contemporary breakfast menu includes pancakes, omelettes and scrambles. We use fresh, local, organic ingredients. Sit back, relax and watch the world go by. ALOHA!
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