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Kalapaki Joe's Poipu

$$ - $$$American, ,
1941 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI
+1 808-742-6366
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1941 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI
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11 - 20 of 686 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great happy hour for anyone who loves Mai Tais and margaritas. Wings are cheap and delicious. Views of the ocean. Not recommended tho if you don't like your drinks strong. Live music some days.

Thank nikitasadie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't find anything I liked about this spot. Save your money! It's run down; the menu smelled like a dirty dish rag; we had to ask for utensils, the meat in my chicken tacos and my husband's chicken caesar salad was way overdone as...More

Thank suzied58
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were told that Kalapaki Joe's had a great happy hour. The food was the worst we've had on the island. My wife ordered $3 fish tacos, which tasted like rubber. She took one bite and couldn't eat the rest. I had a bite and...More

Thank gurueast14
Reviewed 13 September 2017

fantastic happy hour values, $1 tempura shrimp, .25 wings, and the list goes on. The wait staff is friendly and very congenial, quick with the orders and their wits

Thank timcgunn
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The food is ok- its basically a bar. I prefer not to go but my husband liked the ambiance. What ambiance LOL

Thank MSimonovich
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Visiting Hawaii for the first time and was staying down the road at the Grand Hyatt. Had several TVs and good happy hour specials. The service was very good and prices were reasonable.

Thank meliahann
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Heard the advertising on the radio for Kalapaki Joe's happy hour. Decided to give it a try. Very good! Give them a try!

Thank CLE_Bill
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went. Chill sports bar, service was fast and server was really nice, too. We had the shrimp tempura, wings, and some fish tacos. Literally for like $15. Drinks on special too. Good happy hour for both eats and price.

1  Thank Lauraboora
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Kalapaki Joe's is a decent, though not great bar & grill type of place. The burgers are big & filling & the saimin was actually very good. My wife had a salad & enjoyed it, also. Happy Hour specials are very good & although we...More

1  Thank DCM2015-1
Reviewed 28 August 2017

this is a nice airy restuarant with great views. the service was great and reallly fast. Food was fantastic

Thank Michael O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1941 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu>  > Koloa
  • Neighbourhood: Koloa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-6366
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Very good, reasonably priced food and drinks. Good service. New location
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