There may not be a better ending to wonderful day in Kaua`i than happy hour with affordable prices and great tropical drinks. Each side of the island is home to a good selection of bars and restaurants with awesome happy hour deals, that ranges in ambiance from the local dive bar to elegant eateries with exotic drinks. On Kaua`i you can play all day enjoying attractions and hitting the beaches, and when your winding down from the sun and scenery, drop into Kaua`i's best happy hours.
A classic Hawaiian staple in the restaurant world, Duke's Barefoot Bar in Lihue offers one of the best happy hours on the island. Of course, Duke's puts a unique spin on there's be renaming it "Aloha Hour." Here you can catch the sunset over Kalapaki Bay and take a walk on the beach after. Move on to dinner if you like or socialize at the bar.
For a local take on a dive bar, Tahiti Nui in Hanalei has a tropical low key ambiance where happy hour draws in visitors along with a dedicated local crowd. Hang around just for happy hour or wait for live music to begin later on. You'll get a good look at the local culture and enjoy exotic cocktails.
Look no further than this list for the best happy hour places in Kaua`i, and end your day with a mai tai or local brew.