10 Best steakhouses on Kauai bring great steaks and ambiance to all sides of the island

Jade Eckardt

By , Local Expert, Kauai
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Sometimes a craving for a great steak hits and you've got to find one. So here at 10 Best we've compiled a list of the top ten steakhouses on the island. Each side of Kauai offers at least one amazing steakhouse, and the menus, styles, and ambiance at each eater vary greatly so you may want to try more than one. From local style lunch wagons to elegant dining, amazing steaks are easy to find on the Garden Island.

To experience sustainability with gourmet steaks and seafood, make reservations for an amazing time at Merriman's Fish House in sunny Poipu. Tasty local steaks are served up with pairings of wonderful wines and other...  Read more »

  • 1

    JJ's Broiler

    Their extensive menu and great views make it a can't miss restaurant.

    Local Expert Tip: "Order the Slavonic Steak."

  • 2

    CJ's Steak & Seafood

    The serve up really good steak and seafood conveniently located in Priceville.

    Local Expert Tip: "Go for dinner rather than lunch. "

  • 3

    Wrangler's Steakhouse

    Great food, and the only steakhouse on the West Side.

    Local Expert Tip: "Stop in after a day exploring the West Side before heading back to your hotel."

  • 4

    Duke's Canoe Club

    With classic Hawaiian food and drinks, Duke's is a can't miss Hawaii staple.

    Local Expert Tip: "Sit outside for a great view of the ocean."

  • 5

    Kalaheo Steak and Ribs

    They make great steaks and mix nightlife with dinner on weekends.

    Local Expert Tip: "Happy hour is from 4 to 6 p.m. daily with an appetizer menu."

  • 6

    Keoki's Paradise

    Great food and lovely ambiance, Keoki's is all around great.

    Local Expert Tip: "They're famous hula pie is a must."

  • 7

    Brennecke's Beach Broiler

    It's right across from amazing Poipu Beach and offers beautiful ocean views.

    Local Expert Tip: "Dine here after the beach, otherwise you'll be extremely full while swimming. "

  • 8

    Roy's Po'ipu Bar & Grill

    Roy's is a Hawaii staple, and is one of the best renowned restaurants in the islands.

    Local Expert Tip: "Make reservations. "

  • 9

    Merriman's Fish House

    Merriman's is delicious and sustainable, providing a menu of made of 90 percent local ingredients.

    Local Expert Tip: "Try one of their signature cocktails."

  • 10

    Killah Steaks

    Because their mushroom onion steak with gravy is so good!

    Local Expert Tip: "Get there right when they open to guarantee availability."



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