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Hale Nalu

) #24 of 27 Restaurants in Poipu ££ - £££ American, ,
1571 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
+1 808-240-6456
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
1571 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a resort restaurant poolside. Good food and fresh choices. It's got resort pricing of course but it's not just burgers and beer. Try the fruit bowl, fish tacos, garden burger or the summer rolls. All well done, very good. Fresh smoothies, tropical drinks....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ordered here both days we spent around the pool. The service was efficient and friendly. We tried ordering by our chairs both days but barely saw our servers so decided to go here, instead. You order at a counter and are given a number....More

Thank nycadventurer
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Pretty good portions for snacks like a basket of nachos or a shaved ice. Drinks run around $16 bucks each, Again, you are stuck at the resort so why worry about it?

Thank Bo C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We enjoyed two lunches here, and I'd recommend nachos, shave ice, burgers. Service was kind and fast.

Thank Snarglebop
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I'm sitting at the poolside bar with my $16 Mai Tai and the bartender starts to pour another customer on the other side a white wine. He empties one bottle, opens the fridge below, retrieves another DIFFERENT wine bottle and tops it up. Incredible.

3  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had lunch and drinks at Hale Nalu several times and found the food good and the service prompt. Salads and burgers are the specialty.

Thank DandGChe
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is the poolside grab-a-snack at the Grand Hyatt. Lots of wet kids and opportunistic birds. I had the same quesadilla you find at a thousand other places, but twice the the price. Service is: you stand in line for to order, get a number,...More

Thank JOHN D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed eating here after swimming. The food is really fresh and tasty. Quality customer service. Place your order and pay, then they give you a number to place on your table. When the food is ready they bring your food to your table. I...More

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great lunch. We had a salad and the loaded nachos. Great portions and the food was great. Staff very attentive.

Thank nutmegh
Reviewed 19 September 2016

After snagging our towels, we stopped by to grab a couple of drinks and some snacks en route to the lagoon pool. Friendly service.

Thank Review_Fanatic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1571 Poipu Rd, Poipu, Kauai, HI 96756-9402
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Poipu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-240-6456
Between dips in the pool and saltwater lagoon, stop in for satisfying burgers, wraps, salads and more at Hale Nalu. Conveniently situated close to the pools, lagoon and beach, our vintage surf shack restaurant offers a satisfying menu with everything from grilled fish sandwiches to fresh salads and Panini's, smoothies and assorted lite bites. Shave Ice too!
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