Kalua pig, fresh tuna, and thick poi, oh my! Kaua`i's best luaus and Hawaiian food can't be missed.
Hawaiians are known for a love of food and for great celebrations including dance, entertainment, and of course, food. Luckily for visitors looking for an ono (delicious) meal and awesome entertainment, Kaua`i is home to some wonderful luaus that take place all over the island. Whether you're looking for succulent kalua pig, fresh spiced lomi lomi salmon, thick and fresh poi, or a sweet and firm piece of coconut haupia, Kaua`i will not fail in delivering all of these dishes to your hungry belly.
So if you're trying to find the best Luau in Kaua`i, or even just the best local and Hawaiian food at quaint eateries, 10Best is the... Read more »
Local Expert Tip: "Come hungry, because you'll leave very full."
Local Expert Tip: "Bring a camera for the fire dancing."
Local Expert Tip: "Check out some of the nearby sacred Hawaiian places along the river before going to the luau."
Local Expert Tip: "Make sure to give a good amount of poi a try."
- Neighborhood: Lihue
Local Expert Tip: "Try to learn some hula moves. It's a perfect place to learn."
Restaurant Kintaro is known for serving up sushi and other Japanese food with beautifully fresh local fish.
Local Expert Tip: "Restaurant Kintaro is only open for dinner and reservations are necessary. "
Hanalei Taro & Juice Co. is well known for serving up quick yet healthy meals.
Local Expert Tip: "Try the taro smoothie."
Located in lush Kilauea, the fish market serves fresh local fish in a number of healthy ways.
Local Expert Tip: "Try the ahi wrap."
Local Expert Tip: "Try the kalua pig, it's really good and always a great idea to try truly local dishes."
Local Expert Tip: "Try the won-ton-min."
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