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KCL BBQ & Chinese

3-3100 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1186
+1 808-246-3829
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
7 May 2017
“Still the same great local grinds”
27 Dec 2016
“Inexpensive local and Chinese food”
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Asian, Chinese, Hawaiian
3-3100 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1186
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Hit this place up first thing after landing in Lihue. Cheap eats, local food, same family running it for years. if you only want fine dining, move on, if you want great local style food stop by, you won't be sorry.

Thank Grellsen J
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Friendly, local Chinese restaurant featuring Chinese-style barbecue. Extensive menu of traditional Chinese dishes. No booze though.

Thank Bemlaw
Reviewed 1 September 2016

It's just a hole-in-the-wall but superb stir-fry and Asian dishes. The food always comes fast, hot and is inexpensive. When you see so many locals in the place, you know it's good. The House Fried Rice is my favorite. It's huge and I always think...More

Thank MNLover51
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Just good cheap local food. Been the same for years, Still make a point of stopping by every time I am in town. Love the daily specials.

Thank Grellsen J
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We used to go to this restaurant when they had a location up in Kapaa...miss it there...good food cooked to order...great for takeout.

Thank EscoDave
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We were looking for a place that was locally owned to help support the economy of Kaua'i and found this restaurant in a strip mall, downtown Lihue. It is a small restaurant with only 2 people working (cook and waitress/hostess). We were pleasantly surprised by...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Ever since my family moved to Kauai in 1999, the owners of KCL treat us like ohana. They know us by name, and always have a smile on their faces. It's been a treat to watch their business grow and not to mention it helps...More

Thank Siren6214
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I had the mixed veggies with tofu. (Yeah! I found tofu in Kauai) It was very good. My husband helped the lady carry something out to her car so she gave him a free pepsi, lol.

Thank nhrenee
Reviewed 22 April 2014

This little place deserves a better rating than some give it. I've been hitting the chicken katsu plate for at least 10 years on my vacation here. The little lady that takes your order and serves is so very nice. The food is excellent, the...More

Thank MrTerry712
Reviewed 21 February 2014

We were a little worried when we got there, we were the only people in the restaurant but quite a few locals came in after us and the food was very good.

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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating
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  • Address: 3-3100 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1186
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-246-3829
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