5-5156 Kūhiō Highway
If you are looking for a classic island bar with excellent food, Kalypso Island Bar and Grill is the place you want to go after a day of Kau’ai Island activities and attractions. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner in beautiful Hanalei, the Kalypso restaurant Kauai is a favorite of locals and visitors alike and is the place to go in Hanalei for fresh, delicious food, hot live entertainment and dancing, and watching the big game. Featuring American-Hawaiian fusion cuisine using the freshest of local ingredients, Kalypso is Hanalei’s hottest spot for great food and great fun, and they are always busy for a reason. If you want to shake your tail feathers on the dance floor, be sure to check out East Kaua‘i’s hottest live Hawaiian-Reggae music on Aloha Fridays from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Kalypso Island Bar and Grill Specialties
Kalypso restaurant, Kauai offers a stellar menu of locally inspired cuisine that runs the gamut of island favorites and creative international fare. Feast on Crab-Crusted Fresh Island fish caught daily in local waters, Kalypso restuarant’s Seafood Pasta, Fresh Fish Burger, or one (or more) of their many other fresh seafood creations. Non-seafood options include local favorites like Huli-Huli Chicken with Mango Teriyaki, Hanalei Taro Tower, New York Steak, and Paniolo Spicy BBQ Burger. Love south-of-the-border food? Kalypso has you covered, combining Tex-Mex with a Hawaiian flair. Don’t miss out on their Tostada Hawaiian BBQ Mahi-Mahi Salad, Baja-Style Fish Tacos, and Baja-Style Shrimp Tacos. Kalypso also offers daily dinner specials and drink specials. Prices for dinner range from $10 to $30, so not only can you have great fun and food, but it’s easy on your wallet too.
How to Get There
From Princeville, take Punahele Road south to Ka Haku Road. Turn left. Take the next right onto Lei ‘O Papa Road. Follow Lei ‘O Papa Road just under three miles to Hanalei Plantation Road. Turn left. Follow Hanalei Plantation Road a half mile to Kūhiō Highway (HI-560). Turn right. Follow Kūhiō Highway 2.3 miles into the heart of Hanalei. Watch for Aku Road on the right; as soon as you pass Aku Road you will see Kalypso Island Bar and Grill on the right in a plantation-style building with a red roof.