Kauai Resort, Princeville at Hanalei, Luxury Hawaii Resort
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Princeville Restaurants

Princeville at Hanalei, Kauai hosts an impressive array of dining options at the Princeville Resort, the Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas, and the Princeville Shopping Center, which offers a large selection of casual restaurants and plenty of outdoor seating in a gazebo-style area.

Whether you prefer fine dining or casual, elegant interiors or dining under the stars, you can find the perfect setting for your mood at the Princeville at Hanalei. Choices range from American and Asian cuisine to a quick hamburger by the pool. Explore them all.

Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas


This is lovely restaurant features a relaxing, casual atmosphere combined with excellent food and a choice of indoor or outdoor seating. Although all of the Villas are equipped with kitchens, the restaurant is so popular, that we suggest reservations. Vegan & Gluten Free menus available at dinner only.

Open: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Sunday Brunch
Call for reservation: (808) 827-8808


Located next to the main swimming pool, the Wailele Bar features a great lunch menu with salads, sandwiches, wraps, kalua pork quesadillas, various sides, and—of course—some really great hamburgers. Choose from a large selection of beer and cocktails, as well as a great selection of appetizers during Happy Hour.

Open: Bar and Lunch


The Princeville Market offers guests everything from fresh local produce to quality steaks, burgers, chicken and fish, all at market prices. It also carries beer, wine, fresh pizzas, breakfast selections and a full line of Starbucks® coffee and espresso, along with resort essentials you may have forgotten to back, including toothpaste and sundries.

Open: Quick Meals and Groceries daily

Princeville Resort Dining


The Princeville Resorts’ main dining room features amazing vistas overlooking the stunning Makana Mountains and Hanalei Bay. The casual but sophisticated cuisine features the freshest ingredients sourced from local North Shore farms, assuring guests the finest and freshest dishes, all done with an Asian flair.

Open: Breakfast, Dinner, Sunday Brunch (closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays for dinner)
*On Wednesday evenings, the seasonal Mailani Dinner Show takes the place of the a la carte menu.
Call for reservations: (808) 826-2746


With breathtaking views of Hanalei Bay and Bali Hai, the Kauai Grill is not to be missed. The venue sets the stage for exceptional cuisine. Steaks and seafood highlight the menu, which features only the freshest local ingredients.

Open: Dinner (Tuesday to Saturday)
Call for reservations: (808) 826-9644


For outdoor dining with spectacular views and light Mediterranean-influenced food, visit the Nalu Kai Grill and Bar. Located poolside with unforgettable views of Hanalei Bay, Nalu Kai offers both indoor dining and seating at a large open-air gazebo.

Open: Bar and Lunch

Princeville BAR

This spacious bar boasts breathtaking sunset views and a scenic vista that ranges from the ocean and bay to the mountains. Princeville Bar features nightly entertainment by local artists, as well as a delicious menu of small plates from the Kauai Grill. Enjoy a Princeville legacy daily at sunset—the dramatic Champagne sabering demonstration that highlights the most dramatic method ever invented to open a bottle of Champagne with a saber.

Open: Bar and Dinner


This small take-away deli features an assortment of freshly baked pastries, toasted homemade bagels and freshly brewed espressos, cappuccinos and lattes--the perfect way to start the morning. The café also carries salads and sandwiches, chips and beverages. Or have the café staff create a custom picnic lunch to take along on your island adventures.

Open: Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch


For a truly special romantic experience, let our staff plan a custom dining experience just for you. We will meet you in the lobby with a lei presentation, then escort you to your very private dining area where a chilled bottle of Champagne will await. Our staff will create a customized four-course menu with wine pairings, amuse-bouche and intermezzo of the chef’s choosing.

Reservations requested 48 hours in advance.
Please call (808) 826-9644 and ask for the Concierge.


Seasonal: Held every Wednesday in season, the Mailani dinner experience captures the essence of Halalea through chant, hula and storytelling. Held in the beautiful setting of the Makana Terrace, with its dramatic water features and views overlooking Hanalei Bay, this dinner show is not to be missed. The Pacific-inspired buffet dinner includes such tempting selections as poke; poi; Makana oceanic sushi; vanilla-poached hearts of palm; guava barbecued pork ribs; and macadamia-crusted mahi mahi, to name a few. Wonderful desserts include warm lava cake and macadamia praline, kalamansi and raspberry flower tulip, Kauai coffee, and more.

For reservations, please call (808) 826-2746 and ask for the Concierge.

Princeville Shopping Center


Frederico’s serves authentic Mexican food using only the freshest ingredients at affordable prices. Try the tacos made with fresh fish or carne asada, as well as some delicious freshly made salsas. Dine in or take-out available.

Open: Lunch and Dinner, from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed Sundays.
Phone: (808) 826-7177


The Café serves up local beef burgers and plate lunches with all the trimmings, along with brick oven-baked pizzas and a full-service espresso bar. Also, fill up your tank with Chevron gas before heading out to your next island adventure.

Open: 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday-Friday; 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday.
Phone: (808) 826-1122


Master Baker Jason Panui bakes up some delicious muffins and a variety of sweets fresh daily to start your day off right. The shop also features espressos, mochas and lattes as well as what some fans call the best coffee on the island.

Open: 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday-Friday; 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays.
Phone: (808) 826-7277


The locally owned, family-operated Foodland is one of Hawaii’s favorite supermarkets. Features a large selection of wine & beer, sandwiches, cut-up fruit and vegetables, yogurt parfaits, and various salads and personalized sandwiches for takeout.

Open: 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily.
Phone: (808) 826-9880 


This local family-owned business makes some of the best shave ice on the islands—an authentic Hawaiian treat. Try smoothies, coffee and fresh-made waffles, along with what fans call the best shave ice on Kauai.

Open: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.
Phone: (808) 639-0013


Made in Kauai, Lappert’s Ice Cream gets rave reviews from visitors to this small store in the shopping center. Lappert’s is famous for its handmade ice cream and fresh house-made waffle cones. The selection of flavors includes a wonderful Kona Coffee, fresh coconut and the popular Kauai Pie… you have to try it to appreciate it.

Open: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
Phone: (808) 826-7393


Born and brewed with Aloha in Hawaii since 2005, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf has 20 locations throughout the Hawaiian Islands. Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is the largest privately held specialty coffee and tea retailer in Hawaii, offering one of the most diverse menus of pastries, sandwiches, salads, pastas and desserts daily. Try the world-famous Ice Blended, or a simple cup of local coffee.

Open: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.
Phone: (808) 826-4229


Experience authentic Chinese and Thai cuisine prepared fresh daily by Chinese and Thai chefs.

Open: 11:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday to Tuesday; Closed Wednesdays.
Phone: (808) 826-9999


Tiki Iniki Restaurant & Bar is the ideal place on the North Shore for fresh-fruit vintage Hawaiian cocktails and Hawaiian fusion cuisine. Owners Todd and Michele Rundgren's tiki collection and Coco Palms memorabilia grace every nook and cranny for a 1940s to ‘70s Hawaii vibe. Locals and visitors rave about Tiki Iniki's beautiful creations and flavors using fresh local fish, beef, pork, garden vegetables and fruits. Open 11:30 a.m. to midnight for lunch, happy hour, dinner and late-night dining. Enjoy fine dining in a wild setting! Call for reservations. 

Open: 11:30 a.m. to midnight daily.
Phone: (808) 431-4242

Restaurants at Princeville
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