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Pat's Taqueria

Hanalei Pier, Black Pot Beach Park, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“carne asada” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (70 reviews)
“pork” (20 reviews)
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Mexican, Gluten Free Options
Hanalei Pier, Black Pot Beach Park, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend back home told us about Pat’s. We were down in Hanalei at the beach pier, so we decided to give it a try. Holy smokes these tacos are good! So good, in fact, we came back two days later, in the middle of...More

Thank scottkoz
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This place is delicious and a must stop if your near Hanalei! My husband had the steak fajita burrito which was amazing and I had the fish tacos which were perfect!! We also purchased a pretty awesome tee shirt as well! Its a pretty picturesque...More

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Pat's food is literally off the hook. You will not find a harder working one man show in Hawaii. This food will make want to come back to the island for just he tacos. I promise you. Yes, Pat is my #mancrush.

Thank reortiz1974
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Amazing food truck with awesome tacos near Hanalei Pier. Excellent Kailua pork and fish tacos, freshly prepared. Grab a seat at one for the several tables or take the food to go. Great value, great flavors! This is our new must-visit eateries in Hanalei! Don't...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Okay... So you're spending the day at Hanalei Beach and, after an hour or so of boogie-boarding, you are famished. Just walk along this spectacular beach to Pat's Taqueria truck near the Hanalei Beach pier. It's hard to decide what to order because everything tastes...More

Thank jmenasco
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We arrived on a Monday afternoon and their was a short line for ordering, the service was super friendly and we found a great picnic table to spread out on for eating and taking in the view near the pier. The food was excellent...we tried...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Super fast and delicious lunch option if you are up in the Hanalei area, especially if you are already parked at the beach or pier for the day. It's just on the edge of the beach which is really convenient. Definitely grab two tacos if...More

Thank srkhart
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

When spending a day at Hanalei, it is a must to walk over to the pier and order some tacos at Pat's Taco truck. Everything is delish, but our favorites are the kalua pork tacos and carne asada tacos. Make sure to have cash because...More

1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Maybe Pat takes Tuesday's off? Maybe I should try again Thursday? Anybody know? Gotta get my taco fix at Pats

Thank blainestern
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Delicious food truck fish tacos. $5.00 each and quite tasty. I saw the truck a few days ago and when we came back to the Beach I told my wife THIS WILL BE OUR LUNCH. We were not disappointed!

Thank Jnbartunek
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15 March 2017|
Response from clausrock | Reviewed this property |
You should contact the owner of the establishment through their website. I know some places though small can sometimes accommodate with pre arraignment. I hope this helps.
13 December 2015|
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Response from MikeDavidson | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know he is closed right now.
30 May 2015|
Response from LGGal2013 |
Yes, he is still there in the same spot. Tuesday through Saturday I believe. Was just there in Saturday 6/14/15.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hanalei Pier, Black Pot Beach Park, Hanalei, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Hanalei
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