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Ilima Terrace Restaurant

1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI
+1 808-240-6456
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“pancakes” (28 reviews)
“miso soup” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Unfortunately ridiculously high prices are a problem common to most, if not all, restaurants located at resorts. However, at Ilima Terrace one can get reasonable value-for-money breakfast or brunch (for the location). We are not big fans of large breakfasts, so opted to order a...More

Thank MarkamBey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are staying at the Grand Hyatt in Kauai this is a nice place, but be prepared to pay over $80 for two people to eat breakfast. The buffet has a nice selection of juice and fruit, plus omelets made fresh.

Thank Pamela T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large breakfast buffet with a number of options. The omlettes were a bit overcooked and bland but I really liked the pancakes with coconut syrup and the bread pudding. Would love to see more fruit options and better coffee. The overall ambience was great and...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plenty of selections each day. They changed the choices up every day. Highlights of the week were the spam kimchi fried rice and the corned beef hash.

Thank bkp21
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We have gone to the Ilima Terrace for breakfast each morning. The views are nice. We have had the buffet each day, which is excellent. The servers are very attentive. All in all, we have enjoyed the restaurant each morning.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The Grand Hyatt itself is stunning and in particular ghe grounds and facilities. If I was to include this buffet breakfast in my review of the resort it would halve my rating. This should be a 0-1 star and the only reason it isn't is...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If your in or near Poipu and looking for a full buffet breakfast with a spectacular view this is the place to be. It has a large selection of breakfast items and a omelet station. Bagels and lox with all the toppings. Of course all...More

Thank K7664STpeterk
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This restaurant has limited items on the al a carte menu and the buffet is way way overpriced. The service is not the greatest and the food is not worth it for the price that you pay. The restaurant has a pretty nice view but...More

Thank le0l0vest0travel
Reviewed 16 August 2018

It's pretty hard to mess up a breakfast buffet but Hyatt managed to do so. The eggs and bacon were even terrible!!! Eggs had a funny flavor and bacon was so fatty you could not eat it. It also did not have the variety of...More

Thank Chicagotraveler18
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the breakfast- in particular the omelettes! The guy making them was fast, effective and madd the best double cheese and ham omelettes that I’ve ever had. Great hot coffee, pineapple and pineapple juice, crispy bacon ... outstanding!

Thank Phil S
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liv2travel
8 July 2017|
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Response from MargaretAurora | Reviewed this property |
Any age. There were many families with children and they ranged from babies to teenagers. The buffet was delicious and a lot of choices for children.
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kingjim1
19 October 2015|
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Response from Theresa C | Reviewed this property |
We had a suite so there was a kitchen and it did have everything a kitchen would have, I know our room had a coffee maker, so they should have that. Our rooms had views that showed the pool, the lagoon and to the beach... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 05:59
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Poipu Road, Poipu, Kauai, HI
    (Ainako)
  • Public Transportation: Kauai Bus stops at the Hyatt.
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-240-6456
Description
Surrounded by tropical gardens, waterfalls and koi fish ponds, this open-air restaurant is a family favorite for breakfast and lunch, featuring both a la carte menus and a sumptuous breakfast buffet with freshly made omelets and pastries. Lunch menus feature fresh salads, sandwiches, heart-healthy selections and more. Offering breakfast and lunch daily.
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