It's a given that most visitors to Kauai are looking for beach time, so why not add to days filled with salt and sun by beginning and ending them with beachfront meals? Not surprisingly, Kauai is home to a number of amazing restaurants that offer tables steps from the sand and amazing ocean views. Let our guide to the ten best restaurants for oceanfront dining be your guide to the most romantic venues and delicious menus.
For oceanfront dining just steps from the beach, make reservations at Oasis. With a gourmet menu boasting nearly 90 percent organic ingredients, Oasis offers the ultimate exotic and romantic experience on the east side of Kauai. It's the perfect place for an intimate date night, proposal, or mellow dinner enjoying the beauty of nature.
Duke's is a Hawaiian staple, the go to spot for locals in celebration mode and visitors looking for a local style time. Located on Kalapaki Bay, guests can try local dishes, enjoy exotic drinks, and watch surfers and stand up paddlers ride waves out front till the sun sets.
Over on the south side of the island, the Beach House Restaurant is nestled on a grassy lawn right by the water, with panoramic views of a popular local surf spot. Take in a spectacular sunset while enjoying seafood and cocktails.
Enjoy meals at Kauai's oceanfront eateries so you don't miss sunsets and whales jumping (during the winter months).