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5022 Lawai Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9618
+1 808-742-1424
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Atlanta
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121 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Worth it for the sunset view if you arrive early and book way in advance. What a show! However, the food was just average and a bit disappointing. They also made 2 mistakes on my order and our waitress had to correct these by sending the plate back.

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McKinney, Texas
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136 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The best way to experience this place is by stumbling on to it. In this day of social media that is most likely impossible. Plan an evening here and don't tell your spouse or significant other anything other than you are going to dinner. Let the surprise wash over you both. In fact read some of the negative reviews of... More 

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Oliver, Canada
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Booked with Reef Adventures of Kauai with guides Craig and Jimmy. First class tour and ecology centered pre excursion talk and great REEF expectations fullfilled with half dozen turtels and over 20 species of fish. Excellence continued to the Beachhouse where lunch was provided through the tour. GREAT EXPERIENCE

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New York City, New York
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing sunset views. Snag an early reservation to coincide with sunset. Even if your table isn't right by the window, the restaurant is open access to the lawn and perfectly situated for sunset views. The food was delicious and the service was superb.

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Glenview, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Beach House has Fantastic Food and a Great Mai Tai plus a view that is beautiful. Certainly go there for dinner and see the Sunset but also go for Lunch. There is no rush to leave (plenty of tables) you can watch the surfers and have a good meal.

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Kenmore, Washington
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Beach House is a superior place to dine and remember to ask for an early seating to time it with sunset. But also know you can sit in the bar area and spend a whole lot less money and see the same incredible sunset.

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Portland, Oregon
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Arrive just before sunset for a drink on the outdoor patio and have an early dinner in the dining room - drinks are excellent - especially their Mai Tai.....best we have had here. Service attentive and friendly.....Ceviche was delicious - very different from Mexican style...seafood was heavenly., perfectly prepared......Went back the next night......don't miss this institution

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here many a time. View and location are now the drivers versus the food. Seafood pasta was good not great. Caesar salad just OK. Had to ask for pepper - not automatically offered. Carrot cake was very good as was the homemade ice cream. They were wonderful about celebrating my birthday. Appreciate the effort made here! Not my favorite... More 

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San Mateo, California
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place to watch the sunset. Dinners are a little pricey but food was excellent. They have nightly fish specials and try the carrot cake for dessert.

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SD
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice during our week stay on Kauai... the food is great and the view is unbeatable. First time was Thanksgiving day... in addition to a special Thanksgiving menu, traditional menu was available... the Thanksgiving menu had Turkey, dressing, etc. all with a Hawaiian twist... great. The second time was to watch the sunset and the parakeets come... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$47
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5022 Lawai Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9618
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-742-1424
Description
Known as "one of the most romantic restaurants in the world," this breathtaking oceanfront, open-air restaurant has earned the prestigious Honolulu Magazine's Hale Aina's Best Restaurant award, 16 years in a row. Other notable achievements are Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence and Zagat Survey's "Recognized for Excellence" award. The restaurant boasts a progressive Pacific Rim cuisine with an Asian influence. If you are looking for a memorable dining experience, be it lunch or dinner, the Beach House offers it all: food, service, an extensive wine list and a spectacular view. Vegetarian, Gluten Free, Children Menus Available

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?