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Nalu Kai Grill and Bar

at the St. Regis Princeville Hotel, Princeville, Kauai, HI
+1 808-826-9644
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (21 reviews)
“potato chips” (2 reviews)
“cobb salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Bar, Mediterranean
££ - £££
at the St. Regis Princeville Hotel, Princeville, Kauai, HI
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had snorkeled at Tunnels all morning so were just too tired to leave the hotel again. Sat under a canopied table to get out from the light rain. Beautiful location poolside next to the beach overlooking Hanalei Bay. Excellent and friendly servers. Food average...More

Thank Laryn L
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Not cheap ($6 for a soft drink) but the food is good and service is friendly. Beautiful view of the bay.

Thank JRExplore
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We were staying nearby and walked to the St Regis to have a look around on our first day on the island. Stopped for a Mai Tai at the Nalu Kai grill by the pool, looking out on the ocean. Lovely view, which is probably...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Don't be fooled by the pictures on the St Regis website, it's not that grand. Yes it's a nice location, but the menu is average, food quality the same, service poor and watered down cocktails. Not a good experience unless all you are interested in...More

Thank shrop
Reviewed 8 May 2016

A very enjoyable lunch overlooking Hanalei Bay. Ahi nachos were great and so was the Caesar with Mahi Mahi.

Thank Troy B
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Relaxing by the pool, have lunch, or drinks. Menu great, service with a smile, yes a recommend definitely

Thank Aurelia G
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

We were 4 adults, waited too long to be seated. Too long to have our order taken. Too long for the overpriced warm beers to arrive and over 30 minutes for the tepid flatbreads (pizza) to arrive. Waste of time and money. Getting TO the...More

Thank Cynde M
Reviewed 8 January 2016

After lengthy trip we stopped first at the pool bar: Fantastic setting, but small and pricey portions, that do not justify poor quality of food. My first dish: Tuna Ahi , as it is mostly potato chips: which is something I had not seen before...More

Thank Alla P
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We would always end up at Nalu Kai when we wanted to chill and relax by the pool and beacjh. The service is great and their burgers are really good too!

Thank Hess84
Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Ok let's not get over wrought here on the food. This is a pool bar. But I found the food just fine. It is your typical bar food. The setting is wonderful. The drinks are great, the view is phenomenal. This was our favorite go...More

Thank Diveplan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: at the St. Regis Princeville Hotel, Princeville, Kauai, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Princeville
  • Phone Number: +1 808-826-9644
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