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Bar-Acuda

5-5161 Kuhio Hwy. Send to Phone
808-826-7081 | Menu
Tapas restaurant on the North Shore with seating in an intimate dining room and on a wooden porch.

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Dinner nightly
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Bar-Acuda, Hanalei, HI

Bar-Acuda Restaurant Review

: This sharp little tapas restaurant is like an oasis in the desert, refreshing the otherwise dreary culinary world of Kauai's North Shore. Owner-chef Jim Moffat is innovative and devoted to fresh, seasonal foods and sourcing foodstuffs locally. This passion is reflected in the brief menu he regularly re-creates. Small dishes have included whole roasted tomato bruschetta; seared Hawaiian ono; North Shore honeycomb and goat cheese paired with apple; grilled lamb riblettes with feta cheese; ahi ni├žoise; and tropical fruit crisp. The dining room is warmly intimate, or you can relax amid lush greenery and fresh air at a table on the wide, covered wooden porch.



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