Perhaps the best way to experience the true feel of a locale and its culture is through homestyle meals in a homey environment. And in Hawaii, food is used to express comfort, love, and warmth, and seeking out the best homestyle restaurants on the island can offer a unique experience. In order to guide travelers not only to great food, but to friendly service and a warm environment, we've compiled a list of the top ten homestyle restaurants on Kauai. So read on, eat, and relax.
At the Kountry Kitchen in Kapa'a, hungry diners will be happy to discover a menu of traditional breakfast fare. Pancakes, waffles, eggs, bacon, sausage, potatoes, it's all there in the name of homestyle breakfast. True to its name, the decor and food make you feel like you're in a home kitchen.
Also in Kapa'a is Mermaids Cafe, where a different sort of homestyle food is offered. At this hole-in-the-wall eatery, you'll find the sort of delicious food cooked in the homes of health nuts and hippies. Healthy, fresh, and locally sourced, these dishes will make health conscious folks happy.
For a true local homestyle experience, Koloa Fish Market will introduce your palate to what islanders eat at home. From fish and poi, to meats and seaweed salad, this will be an entirely new experience.