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No. 1 Chinese & BBQ Restaurant

3-3160 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1140
+1 808-246-6888
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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3-3160 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1140
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

If you are looking for an inexpensive way to feed your family this is the place to come! They give lots of food enough for two people to share! Delicious local favorite!

Thank I6626SEjanetb
Reviewed 26 April 2017

What a nice surprise to find decent Chinese Food in this island along with a local plate lunch/dinner. They is an array of choices freshly made, with an aroma that will make you want to try more then you can eat. Quick service, reasonable and...More

Thank Ruthie03
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I were headed to the airport to leave Kauai as we were heading home after our vacation and decided to check out this little restaurant No. 1 Chinese & BBQ before our 6 hours flight back to California. I will say the...More

Thank drmitchell4461
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This place does not have atmosphere, it looks kind of like a dump...a recycled KFC building. But oh the food!! There is a huge menu available and there is also a steam table of various dishes already made up. I had the good luck and...More

Thank WestTexan
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Nice pick located in downtown Lihue - fresh Chines and Asian flare. Roasted duck, all the typical combination plates. Great place for Chines selection - don't expect anything from the atmosphere.

Thank Flyby0161
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Guarantee a stomach ache. Bugs in kitchen. If you insist on torturing yourself, order the coconut shrimp.

Thank Tamale730
Reviewed 14 August 2016

If you're looking for greasy, local, comfort food, No. 1 is for you. They have a wide variety of items to choose from with lots of deep-fried selections.

Thank SoCalGal41
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Best time to go is soon after they open or early dinner-time; this is when the food is fresh & appealing. Low prices, tasty food, large portions. Ala carte items or 1-2 or 3-choice entrees that include white rice, fried rice or noodles. You can...More

Thank PumatheCat
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The food portion was huge, no wonder why so many locals eat here. Beside the tire & old décor, the food is pretty good, compare with other local restaurants. We ordered the beef katsu, & bbq chicken. We couldn't finish the meal. If you don't...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Best coconut shrimp on the island. Highly recommend this restaraunt for a quick meal.service was quick and food was good.

Thank Bruce F
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-3160 Kuhio Hwy, Lihue, Kauai, HI 96766-1140
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Lihue
  • Phone Number: +1 808-246-6888
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