Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Gaylord's Restaurant

3-2087 Kaumualii Hwy. Send to Phone
An old standard has returned with an updated menu worthy of its unique and romantic setting.
Your Opinion
Add your own review

Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner Mon.-Sat., Brunch Sun.
Features

* Click here for rating key

  • 4.0 star rating
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
4.0 rating over 3 reviews

Gaylord's Restaurant Restaurant Review

: After a brief incarnation as the hyper-localized 22 North, Gaylord's has returned with an updated menu. There's still an emphasis on local ingredients, like the chipotle barbecued Kauai-raised pork chop served with a bundle of farm-fresh arugula and a side of Tuscan white beans, or the Kauai pasture-grazed grilled rib-eye teamed with buttermilk Maui onion rings. Mahi mahi is given a successful treatment, crusted with garlic whipped potatoes instead of the usual macadamia nuts. Shutome poached in extra virgin olive oil is delectably delicate and nicely paired with a lemon herb risotto. The pickled beet salad is a memorable starter, as is a caprese that adds avocado and mango to the usual tomatoes and buffalo mozzarella, and dresses it with a vanilla bean infused balsamic syrup. The food is both satisfying and sophisticated, right down to the desserts --- a sticky fig pudding shines alongside a light Pavlova flavored with lilikoi cream and seasonal fruit.

User Ratings & Reviews for Gaylord's Restaurant
 



RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.