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Verde Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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4-1105 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1665
+1 808-821-1400
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is difficult to find great Mexican food in Hawaii, but I think I found it here at Verde. The food was flavorful without being overdosed with cheese and sauce...They use grass fed Kauai beef and locally grown produce, antibiotic free chic and pork, so one can eat here without worries. Also, try their signature drink, the Pins Verde picante.... More 

Thank Apple H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after riding the bike path. Could not have had a better experience. The service was spot on, the food exceeded expectations, and we loved that they support so many local farms and businesses. Portions were substantial enough that we had leftovers for dinner, and the price was a very good value. We spent about $50... More 

Thank Annalise K
Kapaa, Hawaii
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Mex food with a spin. A little tight on the seating, but the food is good with a wide range of menu items.

Thank DonPix
Denver, Colorado
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in one day for lunch. Service was good prices were reasonable and the food was very good. Would go again.

Thank brewster2456
Carlsbad, California
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the typical big restaurant experience as there are a very limited # of tables in this strip mall restaurant but oh.... the fish tacos were the best I have ever had. The combination of blackened local fish (cant remember the type of fish), the excellent sauce and the crunchy microthin tortillas topping off the whole combination made me want... More 

Thank smreabold
Price, Utah
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable prices, friendly, attentive staff and great food make this a must visit for lunch or dinner

Thank Sc00terUte
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was a table for four (really two small tables pushed together) and the manager would split the table to seat us. There were no other people waiting for a table. Aloha, not!

Thank Mary S
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little" hole in the wall" is one of our favorite places on the island. Always fresh food, no one bad meal in 4 years. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank HawaiiRudy
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are from the Midwest so we've eaten some great Mexican food. I didn't really think we would find a good Mexican food place in Kauai but I was wrong. Verde's was really great! I had the stacked enchiladas with chicken and they tasted just as good as home. They are located in a strip mall next to a grocery... More 

Thank aud405
Santa Cruz, California
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78 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have passed this restaurant many times in our trips to Kauai-being a small spot in a strip mall, it didn't ever lure us in. For some reason we went inside yesterday and I'm glad we did! Very friendly and efficient service and amazing HEALTHY Mexican food ! We will return to try more items but the Nachos, Ahi Tostada... More 

Thank Denise A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
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: 4-1105 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1665
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-821-1400
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?