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Kauai Pasta Lihue

3-3142 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1140
+1 808-245-2227
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (252 reviews)
“manicotti” (26 reviews)
“garlic bread” (21 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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3-3142 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1140
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ordered the bruschetta and this is what we got. Didn't realize I needed to tell them to hold the bugs. Ended up going to Bubba's for a bug-free meal.

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent, as was the service by Lionel! We were greeted right away, shown to a table, and waited on very quickly, even though we showed up for a late dinner about 8ish. Chicken Parm and Penne was nicely done and tasty. Spinach...More

Thank BBuzzie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pre Ordered for a girls night in got there to pick up and not only was my order NOT ready but it was all wrong! The staff that had to correct my order seemed really angry and threw my order together, yelling in the kitchen...More

1  Thank Ruthie03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just got to Kauai and after checking into our hotel went out to eat dinner. It was dark and as we drove by the only thing that stuck out was the open sign and the diners sitting at the window tables. So we made...More

Thank DaveB59_53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like pasta, this is your restaurant. In fact, I believe that is the only entree offered. Many choices! I chose a dish with pesto and my husband ordered the Greek-themed pasta. We both enjoyed our meals. I thought the prices were reasonably and...More

Thank joanne C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We usually have a dinner at Kauai pasta when we visit and are never disappointed. You know it's a good place when you see locals there.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant where the locals dine. The food is very good. Had the Pesto Chicken with Fettuccine with Alfredo. The service was also very good.

Thank hester22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its surroundings are fine keep it up decently. Food is good just not great but they have potential for GREAT if they would work on being a little more creative and have updates of special items on a weekly/daily basis and I don't mean rice....More

Thank Jm W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The first two lunchtime dining experiences at KPL were just OK. Food has always been really good but the service was definitely lacking. Friends are always wanting to meet there (Lihue location is convenient to meet) and so I thought “well, maybe the third time...More

Thank kauaitripper
Reviewed 15 January 2018

When we have a taste for exceptional pasta in a cozy environment this is THE place! All the pasta and other dishes are wonderful. My favorite is the Eggplant Parm with choice of pasta & great garlic bread. For a change, I ordered a bowl...More

Thank Pat J
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Linda T
16 January 2017|
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Response from Brian J | Reviewed this property |
No clue about the name but the food was very good.
15 March 2016|
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Response from combopie | Reviewed this property |
My wife is Gluten Free and had no problem finding good dishes.
28 February 2016|
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Response from Maui Coconut | Reviewed this property |
This is a source of confusion as the restaurant called Kauai Pasta had two locations - one in the town of Kapaa (939b Kuhio Hwy) and one in the town of Lihue (3-3142 Kuhio Hwy). However, I believe they are no longer... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-3142 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1140
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-245-2227
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Lihue Location is open daily from 11am-9pm
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