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Kalaheo Steak & Ribs

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4444 Papaline Rd, Kalaheo, Kalaheo, Kauai, HI (HI-50 Kaumualii Hwy)
+1 808-332-4444
17:00 - 21:30
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:30
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Los Altos, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided that we wanted a nice dinner. We booked the Kalahoe Strak and Ribs. Three of us had Prime Rib and one had chicken piccata. Everyone was super happy with they dinner. The prime rib looked a little thin when it was delivered but was filling for everyone. A great place away from the resorts with mostly local folks.... More 

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Oakhurst, California
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Steak sounded good after so much fish, which is what drew us to this place. Older, little funky building, but clean and nice inside. Service was really good and steak was very nice. Baked potato, asparagus and dinner salad, plus bread. Had enough steak left to make two sandwiches the next day to take on the plane home.

Thank nelsone73
Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We arrived in the middle of a downpour, in what we heard was the worst weather all November. The waitress greeted us (before we sat down) with an apology, that the weather was so bad the fishermen hadn't been out, so there was no fish today, did we still want dinner? Of course, that told us this is a place... More 

Thank M P
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118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Kalaheo Steakhouse was recommended by a friend who lived on island for years and we felt like a good steak after eating fish dishes all week. Well we still didn't find good steak. Our filet was burned and my rib eye had been sliced so thin it made it tough. The baked potato was undercooked but the veggies were ok... More 

Thank jebett
Portland, Oregon
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I was really hoping this place would be better. It was good...but just good. First off, it's an odd ambience that you'll find in this restaurant. The area downstairs where the live music is...well...just kind of like a cheap bar. So even though there was live music being played, we avoided eating dinner down there. Upstairs it is more like... More 

Thank Chris H
La Canada, California
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115 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Found this place on Yelp because someone in our party wanted steak and we wanted a more local type of restaurant. Great service from start to finish. We were told that the restaurant had gone downhill and is now under new mgmt/owners and they are trying to revive it. Two in our party had steak which were "good", one had... More 

Thank eatonl
Pleasanton, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Service, Food & Drink - Excellent. Sunday & Thursday Nites music, band is awesome. Very enjoyable and casual atmosphere. We make it a MUST every trip to Kauai to go to this restaurant. Vistitors and locals always welcome.

Thank bailsjr
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Aloha We had dinner here for my husbands 50th birthday and we as a family had fun and great company. The food was ok I ordered the ahi 29$ and it was loaded with salt and very very small worse ahi I've ever had. I told the waitress no salt she didn't listen she was very rude to us ,... More 

Thank FoodieEats275
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this placed based on the menu in trip advisor. The menu is not accurate and we decided not to stay. The staff was very nice though and if we had found something we were interested in on the real menu we would have stayed.

Thank Tracie S
Pleasant Hill, California
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

Last time we were there was in 2013. We stop there everytime we are in Kauai. It is like a Island steakhouse with very good meat. Reservations by all means.

Thank AlfK92

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4444 Papaline Rd, Kalaheo, Kalaheo, Kauai, HI
    (HI-50 Kaumualii Hwy)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kalaheo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-332-4444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?