10 Best Romantic Restaurants in Kauai, HI – USA TODAY 10Best

Sunsets, white sandy beaches, ocean splashing over the reef, warm tropical breezes, and great food, what other ingredients are needed for a romantic dinner? Luckily, Hawaii’s Garden island is home to an abundance of romantic eateries to enjoy while exploring the island. With so many options it’s a good thing to have us here at 10 Best to help guide you around the island to the most exquisite and romance inducing restaurants.

On the eastern side of Kauai in historic Kapa’a, you can overlook the Pacific from several different romantic restaurants. Enjoy locally sourced Pacific Rim fusion at Oasis, where the dimly lit eatery seats guests right by the sand, allowing them to feel as though they’re in their own little world. At Lava’s in Lihue, gourmet gourmet cocktails and food enjoyed by the ocean will inspire an evening beach walk.

Over on Poipu Coast, a Pacific Rim and Asian food restaurant called Red Salt is a place to take in one of the best sunset views on the island during dinner. Nearby is Duke’s Canoe Club, and upscale yet local style eatery with Pacific Rim cuisine and a fun atmosphere along the beach. 

The options continue, and with our 10 Best list here you’ll no doubt find the perfect meal and the right environment for to enjoy quality time with your ku’uipo (Hawaiian for sweetheart).