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Barbeque Inn

2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
+1 808-245-2921
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“soup” (19 reviews)
“pie” (18 reviews)
“rice” (14 reviews)
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American, Hawaiian
££ - £££
2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

A family favorite each time we visit. Locally owned and operated for over 75 years. Always a tasty meal. No long waits for a table. Affordable. Friendly staff. Not a beautiful location but very pleasant meal.

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We were looking for a local place for dinner on Kauai near the airport. Someone recommended this place as one where we'd find friendly service and great food. Right on the first point: the staff was very warm, welcoming and efficient. The food, however ......More

Thank Stefan C
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Got a little time between flights? Or tired of the typical resort restaurant fare? This restaurant has been in business for over 75 years. Friendly service and family owned. Guaranteed great meal!

Thank 88bryank
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Don't be fooled by the Barbeque moniker. This place has all kinds of homestyle food. We tried it out for lunch, and had the shrimp alfredo and the kalua pork and cabbage. Soup or salad and drink are included along with dessert. We had the...More

1  Thank m71fland
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant today. Tucked away off the main street this little gem is so cute. I had the don burri and my boyfriend had the chicken cutlet. Both came with soup. Fresh, fast and tasty. Looking forward to the next visit already.

Thank katieandmiles
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We discovered this place probably 10 years ago. Right on Rice St, it's super easy to find and if there isn't parking on Rice street then there is a parking lot in back where you should always find a space. There are doors on Rice...More

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Had a nice experience here. Food was good, more like homemade. Staff was friendly, funny and efficient. We were able to bring in our own wine and beer to enjoy with our dinner.

Thank Wesley U
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Restaurant hard to find in a sketchy area but worth the search. Good homestyle local food with dinners including soup, entree and dessert. Loved their teri chicken, tempura, fried rice dinner.

Thank Marilynn C
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We wanted some local inexpensive food, and this place was recommended by a local we had friended up with.It was good food, and the service was above average. The decor was a little tired, so don 't go there if you are looking for upscale!...More

Thank tepeve
Reviewed 31 October 2015

This little gem is off the beaten path. It is located just before another little restaurant that tourists usually frequent. There are a lot of restaurants on Kauai where I just can't eat the food due to seasonings or simply due to the fact the...More

Thank Lorna H
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9 February 2017|
Response from MelB171 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry No alcoholic beverages there. Just soft drinks and water.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2982 Kress St, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1355
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-245-2921
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