Hanapepe shopping

Books in Hanapepe

Talk Story Bookstore

The USA's westernmost bookstore is a funky indie bookseller's paradise, the kind that may even fill e-reader enthusiasts with musty page-turning nostalgia. New books by local authors are stocked up front, but it’s m…
Arts & Crafts in Hanapepe

Banana Patch Studio

This studio puts out functional crafts rather than fine art – koi watercolors, wooden tiki bar signs, pottery with tropical flowers, souvenir ceramic tiles and coasters – but there’s plenty to behold in this crowded…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Hanapepe

JJ Ohana

There aren't many places where you can find both $2.50 comfort food and a $7000 necklace. This family-run spot offers affordable daily food specials (such as chili and rice) and high-quality, Hawaii-made crafts and …
Art in Hanapepe

Kauai Fine Arts

If you want to get your hands on a unique piece of memorabilia, step inside to peruse fossilized shark teeth, antique and newer tiki carvings, prints of old Pan Am ads, old-world maps and vintage botanical prints.
Clothing in Hanapepe


Bold designs set this small boutique apart. You’ll find wearable keepsakes that fuse traditional motifs with contemporary styles. Look for original-design shirts, skirts and tops adorned by native ferns, as well as …
Clothing in Hanapepe

Jacqueline on Kauaʻi

Friendly Jacqueline makes her mark with aloha shirts custom-made while you wait (usually one to two hours). She also does children’s sizes, and with coconut buttons no less. You choose the fabric and she does the re…
Food in Hanapepe

Salty Wahine

Beside the highway on the outskirts of town, this factory shop is a smorgasbord of salt and spice blends with island flavors from herbs to fruit. 'Black Lava' and kiawe (Hawaiian mesquite) sea salt, coconut-infused …
Food in Hanapepe

Aloha Spice Company

You can smell the savory, smoky goodness as soon as the bells on the swinging front door announce your presence. In addition to local spices, this place also sells sauces and jams, lotions and oils, nuts and chocola…
Clothing in Hanapepe


Shannon Hiramoto, a fifth-generation Kauaʻi-born designer, scours flea markets and thrift stores for aloha wear and other tossed-out fashions, which she upcycles into funky, elegant dresses, skirts and cloth-covered…
Food in Hanapepe

Kauai Kookie Company

Though some say it's more novelty than delicious, Kauai Kookie has a local following rivaling that of Girl Scout cookies. Classic tastes sold at the factory warehouse shop include Kona coffee and chocolate chip–maca…