Hanalei Bay & the North Shore drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Hanalei

Tahiti Nui

The legendary Nui (which made a cameo appearance in The Descendants) is a tiki dive bar with heart and history, and a rather tasty dinner menu. It's usually crowded from mid-afternoon onward, and can get rollicking …
Top Choice Juice Bar in Kilauea

Kauai Juice Co

A link in a healthy, happy chain that reaches across the island, Kauai Juice Co offers 17 types of juice combinations, hand-pressed nut milks, protein shakes, kombucha on tap, kimchi, and a coconut mana butter that …
Top Choice Lounge in Princeville

St Regis Bar

Don’t let the elegance or the enormous crystal raindrop chandelier intimidate you. The lobby bar is for any and all wanting to take a load off. The vibe is a step more welcoming than the chichi surroundings, so rela…
Wine Bar in Kilauea


A good-eating, great-drinking wine bar with a one-man open kitchen (mains $15 to $19) that produces creative flat breads (including some with a macadamia-nut pesto sauce), open-faced sandwiches, entrée salads, chees…
Wine Bar in Hanalei

Iti Wine Bar

An extension of the laid-back Tahiti Nui vibe, intimate Iti Wine Bar has over 50 wines on the list, and the bites and the mai tais are delicious.
Juice Bar in Hanalei

Aloha Juice Bar

Set in the Ching Young Village mall, this inviting juice stall sells local dried fruits and nuts, fist-sized muffins, açai bowls (of course) and chocolate-dipped bananas. But it's best known for fresh veggie and fru…