Kapaa Restaurants


Breakfast, lunch, dinner or a sweet “pick me up”, you’ll find many fine Kapaa Restaurants and eateries within walking distance from the Lae Nani Condo property.  Below is a list of favorites!

The Bull Shed:


A local favorite since 1973.  A great place for oceanfront dining serving steaks, chicken, ribs, and seafood.  You can walk to the Bull Shed from Lae Nani, just take the coastal path that begins on the ocean side of the Lae Nani property and go North for about a 20-minute walk.   


For more info on the Bull Shed, Kauai, click here.




Coconuts Fish Cafe:


Coconut’s Fish Cafe is a family-friendly restaurant that serves excellent food with aloha. Come and enjoy some of our award-winning, health-conscious food and join our Coconut’s ohana today.


For more information visit the Coconut’s Fish Cafe website.

Lava Lava:


Located at the Kauai Shores Hotel in Kapa’a, just next door to Lae Nani Condos is Lava Lava Beach Club offering the island’s only “Toes in the Sand” dining experience.  Serving Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner on the beach. 


For more information visit the Lava Lava website.

Street Burger:


Street Burger is an urban-chic eatery, offering handcrafted, locally-sourced burgers, hand-cut fries, and the Eastside’s largest selection of local and craft beers on tap.  Come dine at this upscale burger-joint; pull up a stool at the Chef’s counter or relax on our patio with sweeping views of Sleeping Giant.  Open for Lunch and Dinner.


 Click here to visit the Street Burger website.

Mónico’s Taqueria:


Less than a block to the south of Lae Nani Condos, in the Kinipopo Shopping Village, is Monico’s Taqueria, an award winning, local favorite for Mexican food.  Enjoy indoor as well as courtyard dining. Monico’s is a bustling “mom and pop” establishment, serving fresh Mexican food with local fish selections daily and a full bar.  A favorite with locals and visitors alike.


Click here to visit Monico’s online. 

Restaurant Kintaro:


Kauai’s favorite Japanese Restaurant.  Kintaro has a large bar and lounge, a sushi bar, dining style seating, multiple teppan yaki grills and a private tatami room for small parties.  Reservations are accepted for parties of 6 or more, small groups are seated first come, first serve.  Doors open at 5:30 and there is almost always a line!


More Information and directions. 

Hukilau Lanai:


Award-winning Eastside restaurant with an ocean view. Great wine selection, savory Kauai fresh cuisine and delicious pupus (appetizers). Located in the Kauai Coast Resort, a short stroll North of Lae Nani Condos.  Reservations are recommended.


Click here for more information and to view a menu.



Finest quality ingredients, fresh vegetables and exotic spices. Tandoori Murgh, Seekh Kabab, Biryani, Keema Naan and many more.  Wednesday and Friday All You Can Eat Buffet.


Click here to view the Shivalik Menu

Passion Bakery Cafe:


Passion Bakery Café is a bakery located in the Kinipopo Shopping Village. Sample fresh homemade cookies, pastries or a Criscione (it’s a cross between a croissant and a scone). The coffee and tea bar rivals the European coffee shops with only the finest Italian espresso coffee served.  Also offering sheet pan gourmet pizza and pizza by the slice.

Click here to learn more about Passion Bakery

Russell’s (Formerly Caffe Coco and Eat Healthy):


Just off Kuhio Highway in Wailua, Russell’s sits hidden among the vines in an artfully restored plantation era cottage.  Well-seasoned chefs dance the globe of tastes, transforming Kauai’s abundance into delicious dishes. Outdoor dining specializing in fresh island fish, organic salads, sumptuous desserts, exceptional coffees and featuring a full espresso bar, served in informal gardens.


Click here for more information about Russell’s.

More Kapaa Restaurants


Aloha Roastery – Locally owned Coffee and pastry shop
Java Kai – Locally owned Coffee and pastry shop
Oasis on the Beach – Waipouli Resort
Kountry Kitchen – Home Cooked Breakfast & Brunch
Papaya’s Kitchen – Health Food Cafe
Pono Market – Local plate lunches
Kauai Juice Co. – Fresh local juices and tonics


Trees Lounge:


Trees offers Jamaican, New Orleans and Hawaiian culinary delights served pupu style or sharable. Trees Lounge, new to the Kauai dining scene provides locals and visitors an exceptional dining experience in a lounge atmosphere. Indulge in one of our inventive cocktails or a nice glass of wine while enjoying authentic flavors and sounds from Jamaica, New Orleans, and Hawaii. The Trees experience combines a swank lounge feel while enjoying live entertainment. Join your friends at Kauai’s newest hot spot!”


For more information about Trees Lounge click here.