Best American Restaurants in Kauai

Lava Lava Beach Club - KauaiLava Lava Beach Club - Kauai
(628)
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American | Kapaa, Kauai
Voyager - Lanai DiningVoyager - Lanai Dining
(57)
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American | Kapaa, Kauai
VIEWS - Four Seasons LanaiVIEWS - Four Seasons Lanai
(26)
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American | Lanai City, Lanai
Hualalai GrilleHualalai Grille
(136)
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American | Kohala Coast, Hawaii / Big Island
Wolfgang Puck's Spago in the Four Seasons Resort MauiWolfgang Puck's Spago in the Four Seasons Resort Maui
(2159)
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American | Wailea, Maui
12th Ave. Grill12th Ave. Grill
(1376)
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American | Honolulu, Oahu
The Nook Neighborhood BistroThe Nook Neighborhood Bistro
(168)
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American | Honolulu, Oahu
Grand Dining Room - Grand Wailea - Waldorf AstoriaGrand Dining Room - Grand Wailea - Waldorf Astoria
(150)
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American | Wailea, Maui
Leilani's on the Beach - KaanapaliLeilani's on the Beach - Kaanapali
(2569)
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American | Lahaina, Maui
DK Steak HouseDK Steak House
(1163)
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American | Honolulu, Oahu
Fleetwood's On Front St.Fleetwood's On Front St.
(2727)
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Seafood | Lahaina, Maui
Pikake Terrace - Sheraton Princess Kaiulani HotelPikake Terrace - Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel
(14)
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American | Waikiki, Oahu
Paia Inn CafePaia Inn Cafe
(16)
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American | Paia, Maui
The Preserve Kitchen + Bar  - Travaasa HanaThe Preserve Kitchen + Bar - Travaasa Hana
(89)
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American | Hana, Maui
Kona Inn RestaurantKona Inn Restaurant
(137)
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American | Kailua-Kona, Hawaii / Big Island
Hard Rock Cafe - HonoluluHard Rock Cafe - Honolulu
(135)
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American | Honolulu, Oahu

Best Italian Restaurants in Kauai

Pizzetta in Old Koloa TownPizzetta in Old Koloa Town
(625)
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Italian | Koloa, Kauai
Dondero's - Grand Hyatt KauaiDondero's - Grand Hyatt Kauai
(713)
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Italian | Poipu, Kauai
Cafe Portofino - Marriott KauaiCafe Portofino - Marriott Kauai
(616)
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Italian | Lihue, Kauai
Kauai Pasta KauaiKauai Pasta Kauai
(403)
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Italian | Kapaa, Kauai
Arancino at The KahalaArancino at The Kahala
(264)
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Italian | Honolulu, Oahu
Ferraro's Bar e Ristorante MauiFerraro's Bar e Ristorante Maui
(1214)
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Italian | Wailea, Maui
Beach Tree Restaurant, Bar and LoungeBeach Tree Restaurant, Bar and Lounge
(394)
$$$$
Italian | Kailua-Kona, Hawaii / Big Island
NOE ITALIAN - Ko Olina at Four Seasons ResortNOE ITALIAN - Ko Olina at Four Seasons Resort
(443)
$$$$
Italian | Kapolei, Oahu
MATTEO'S OSTERIAMATTEO'S OSTERIA
(1598)
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Italian | Wailea, Maui
Angelo Pietro HonoluluAngelo Pietro Honolulu
(109)
$$$$
Italian | Honolulu, Oahu
Taormina Sicilian CuisineTaormina Sicilian Cuisine
(1300)
$$$$
Italian | Waikiki, Oahu
Pulehu, an Italian GrillPulehu, an Italian Grill
(1074)
$$$$
Italian | Kaanapali, Maui
Pueo's OsteriaPueo's Osteria
(771)
$$$$
Italian | Waikoloa, Hawaii / Big Island
Taverna - MauiTaverna - Maui
(816)
$$$$
Italian | Kapalua, Maui

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Tortilla Republic Kitchen & Margarita BarTortilla Republic Kitchen & Margarita Bar
540 reviews
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Mexican | Koloa, Kauai

Market Day complete with live music just outside the restaurant. Such a fun place for people watching! Staff are extremely responsive and friendly. Easy, casual and food is good! More

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Cafe Portofino - Marriott KauaiCafe Portofino - Marriott Kauai
616 reviews
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Italian | Lihue, Kauai

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Wonderful food with a spectacular view. We have visited at least once on every trip to Kauai for more than a decade. Never disappointed! More

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Kauai's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Hualani's1. Hualani's
43 reviews
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Hawaii Regional Cuisine | Lihue, Kauai

The food was fantastic and Kaylee is amazing! You are lucky to have her! More

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Tidepools - Grand Hyatt Kauai2. Tidepools - Grand Hyatt Kauai
2551 reviews
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Seafood | Poipu, Kauai

We had a lovely romantic dinner at Tidepools. The setting is wonderful with a koi fish pond and the food was beautifully presented. Our waiter, Gary, took great care of us and made us feel special :) More

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Keoki's Paradise3. Keoki's Paradise
2217 reviews
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Seafood | Poipu, Kauai

Always a must visit when we come to Kauai. Great food and service. More

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Red Salt at Ko’a Kea Resort4. Red Salt at Ko’a Kea Resort
634 reviews
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Contemporary American | Koloa, Kauai

We had a great experience at Red Salt. The food was delicious and fantastic service. We will return next time we are in Kauai. More

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Sam's Ocean View5. Sam's Ocean View
559 reviews
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Hawaii Regional Cuisine | Kapaa, Kauai

It was our second dinner at Sam's on our vacation. Best food, and the service was great. Highly recommend. More

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Kauai restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Kauai GrillKauai Grill
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French | Princeville, Kauai

Comfortable yet elegant hideaway -- signature St. Regis sophistication realized far from home.

Sweeping views of Hanalei Bay and Bali Hai surround Kauai Grill. Kauai Grill combines a curated selection worldly appetizers, and entrees featuring highest quality of meats and freshest local fish available. Simply grilled preparations accompanied by bold condiments anchor the Kauai Grill experience at The St. Regis Resort Princeville.More

Makana TerraceMakana Terrace
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Seafood | Princeville, Kauai

Our warm, refreshing trade winds enhance your Lani dining experience as you take in the breathtaking views of Mount Makana. Makana means, “gift” and it is this consideration that inspires a menu that has a story. Our “Aloha” service will leave you feeling like “Ohana.”More

Discover Kauai

There are many superb places to eat in Kauai, Hawaii. Many restaurants are located in old plantation homes on the east side of the island. These restaurants often feature farm-to-table cuisine and hark back to the 1930s. One of the oldest luaus in Hawaii is also located in this area of the island. Restaurants on the South shore often have beautiful beach views and feature Hawaiian-fusion cuisine. Hawaiian sourdough bread started on the North Shore, and some of the island’s hippest tapas bars are located in this area. Additionally, diners can find a variety of cuisines here including Mediterranean and Brazilian foods. Regardless of where you choose to dine, expect creative chefs who often use seafood and local produce to make delicious meals.