Shopping & Dining

South Shore Rendezvous Central

With its wealth of revered restaurants and eateries, ambling through The Shops at Kukui'ula stimulates all five senses, especially on Friday evenings when the lights are twinkling and live music carries on the breeze. The Shops house boutiques and galleries, and host some of the South Shore’s most cherished weekly, monthly and annual events.

Dining & Provisions

Destination Dining

Dolphin Restaurant 808.742.1414
Eating House 1849 by Roy Yamaguchi 808.742.5000
Merriman’s Fish House 808.742.8385
Tortilla Republic Grill 808.742.8884
The Lanai Restaurant 808.378.4359
Ruth’s Chris Coming Summer 2017

Local Haunts

Bubba Burgers 808.742.6900
Lappert’s Ice Cream & Coffee 808.742.1272
Living Foods Market & Café 808.742.2323
Merriman’s Pizza & Burgers 808.742.8385
Savage Shrimp 808.742.9611
Uncle’s Shave Ice 808.742.2364
Tortilla Republic Taqueria 808.742.8884

Gourmet Groceries & Essentials

Living Foods Market & Café 808.742.2323
Long’s Drug Store 808.742.0350

Boutique Shopping

Island Threads

Blue Ginger 808.742.2633
Crazy Shirts 808.742.7272
Cruise Kauai 808.742.8926
Mahina 808.387.4121
Poipu Surf 808.742.8797
Quicksilver 808.742.8088
Reyn Spooner 808.923.7396
Tommy Bahama 808.742.8808

Gifts and Home Design

Halele'a 808.742.9525
Malie 808.332.6220
Martin and Mac Arthur 808.975.9001
Ocean Opulent Jewelry 808.742.9992
Red Koi Collection 808.742.2778
SoHa Living 808.320.3305
Sunglass Hut 808.742.9065


Afeinberg Gallery 808.639.3579
Galerie 103 808.742.0103
Latitudes 808.634.0896
Palms Gallery 808.320.3866
Scott Hanfit Gallery 808.742.9515


Coldwell Banker/Makai Properties 808.742.1772
Hawaii Life Real Estate 800.667.5028
Kukui’ula Realty 808.742.0234
Poipu Beach Resort Association 808.742.7444
Skyline Adventures 808.742.1100
The Clinic at Poipu 808.742.0999

Local Happenings

Kaua'i Culinary

Wednesdays, 3:30pm – 6pm

The weekly farmer’s market puts Kaua’i grown produce in the limelight with more than 30 purveyors vending locally grown fruits, vegetables and coffee, plus spices, jams and fresh cheeses. Get to know food artisans and farmers, and at 5pm, partake in chef demonstrations. Live island music and a wine & beer garden.

Kanikapila Music Night

Fridays, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Weekends kick-off to the signature sound of ukulele and slide guitar

Art Walk at Kukui'ula

Second Saturday, 6pm – 9pm

On alternate Saturdays, The Shops at Kukui'ula bring together artists and art aficionados to view, discuss and enjoy new work. Libations and small bites from the restaurants at The Shops.

Flavors of Kukui'ula


Marquee menu items from The Shops’ best restaurants are reinterpreted as street food, enjoyed afoot as diners stroll the plaza. With a local band headlining the live entertainment, this is one of the best parties on the South Shore.

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