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The Eastside cafe - CLOSED

4-1380 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1607
+1 808-823-9500
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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4-1380 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1607
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

There were very limited choices and the dishes were pricey. I was sick the whole next day and not sure if it was from the food or not but I wouldn't take any chances on it again. The food tasted okay but was not worth...More

Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Food was good but that is never the whole story is it! We got the bill for our martini which was made with a well brand vodka and got charged for top shelve not cool

1  Thank Craig S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We enjoyed a very laid back and very tasty lunch. The ono fish and chips was crispy outside and the fish was tender inside.

1  Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband and I had dinner here and the food was good. But the Mojito was the best I have had yet on the island. I will absolutely be back for more drinks !

1  Thank llsylvester
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered the poke nachos and the mahi curry. Both entrees were on the "specials" today. My husband and I shared our meals because it was so hard to pick just one entree. While waiting for our food, we saw another table have French fries...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here last year when we were in kauai. It was awesome then and they didn't disappoint us this time! The chicken was so tender and flavorful and the tuna was beautiful!!!! The drinks were incredible and they had two guys for entertainment that...More

1  Thank Bo C
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

As soon as I walked in I heard the owner or bartender say "22 people in front of them" to the server. Implying there were 22 guests in front of us. There were only 2 servers that day. I don't know where to start? I...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Walking around Kapa'a we decided to try the Eastside Cafe. What a wonderful surprise! The environment was great, the staff was fun and informative and the food was outstanding. The background music was from the 60s and made for a fun evening. A place to...More

Thank RPGTraveler
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We had a wonderful meal. Food is locally sourced and the flavor combinations were creative and delicious. Service was laid back, friendly, and attentive. Great music too!

Thank bella32016
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

As you walk in it looks good but the service is terrible. The waitress had really bad manners, almost kind of threw the menus at us and the we ask for the specials prices and she is like "they vary I dont know all of...More

Thank Brisaliquida
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$3 - US$45
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-1380 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1607
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-9500
  • E-mail
The Eastside , located in the heart of downtown Kapaa HI offers a unique Pacific Rim dinner menu featuring an exquisite selection of seafood entrees as well as steak, pork and chicken. Lunch/Dinner prices range from $10 to $40 per entrée and offers a full bar and nightly music.
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