16 Jun Dine Out in Poipu
Poipu has an abundance of great restaurants in all price ranges with something for everyone. Below are a sample of my favorites but there are plenty more located in other areas that are also very very good.
The Beach House Restaurant (742-1424) Beautiful location and delicious food. Right on the ocean, enjoy the sunset Dinner only, reservations recommended.
Plantation Gardens located in Kiahuna Plantation Resort (742-2121) serves delicious food in a lovely garden setting. Friendly staff, cozy bar. Great for whole family. They do fabulous weddings and receptions. Dinner only.
Joe’s on the Green at the Kiahuna Golf Course (742-9696) is a great spot for breakfast and lunch.
Casa Blanca at Kiahuna Swim & Tennis (742-2929) Mediterranean. Sunday Brunch 10am-2pm, Happy Hour 2-5.
Roy’s at the Poipu Shopping Village for fine Pacific Rim Cuisine open at 5:30PM daily, reservations recommended. 742-5000
Keoki’s Paradise also at the Poipu Shopping Village for a wide variety of Island and traditional cuisine, Fresh Fish, Pastas, Salads, Bar, Music. Tropical atmosphere. Open from 11AM daily. 742-7534. Great for the whole family and some of the freshest fish around.
Kalapaki Joes located at Poipu Kai on Poipu Road. Sport Bar, Burgers, Fresh Fish, and extensive menu. Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner starts at 7am.
Pizzetta (742-8881) in Koloa Town. Italian cuisine.
Merriman’s located in the Kukuiula Village. (742-8385) Gourmet dining upstairs and causal dining downstairs. Great fish tacos.
Josselin’s Tapa Bar and Grill, located in the Kukuiula Village, is a really fun spot for dinner. Tapas are small plates and you can order several plates to make a meal.
Fresh fish is available at the Koloa Fish Market (the seared ahi is to die for) and Big Save Grocery Store, both located on the main street in Koloa Town across from the Koloa Post Office.
Kukuiula Store is well stocked and is the closest convenience store. Go back to the Welcome to Poipu Beach Resort intersection. Turn left onto Poipu Road and make a quick left into the small strip mall.
For your early morning needs, Whaler’s General Store in the Poipu Shopping Village opens at 7:30 am daily.
The local Farmer’s Sunshine Market is held in Koloa at the Koloa Park on Highway 520 every Monday at 12 noon. Shopping for papayas, pineapples, bananas and fresh flowers is a fun experience that shouldn’t be missed. The Gourmet version is held on Wednesday 4-6 at the Kukuiula Village
The Koloa Deli located in the heart of Poipu offers the best sandwiches and salads to eat there or take home. Call in your offer at 808-742-9998.
The Wine Shop is located next to the Koloa Deli and has a great selection of wines, liquors, and other food items you can’t get anywhere else. Free wine tasting on the first Saturday of every month. 808-742-7305