Lihuʻe shopping

Top Choice Drinks in Lihuʻe

Koloa Rum Company

Kauaʻi's own rum label is a relatively new brand, which means it doesn't have a fine aged rum yet, but its dark and spiced versions win awards. Learn how to mix a classic mai tai during a free rum tasting, starting …
Books in Lihuʻe

Edith King Wilcox Gift Shop & Bookstore

The Kauaʻi Museum's gem of a gift shop carries a variety of genuine Hawaiian crafts, such as Niʻihau shell jewelry, koa woodwork and lauhala (a type of traditional Hawaiian leaf weaving) hats, along with collectible…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Lihuʻe

Koa Store

Other galleries carry high-end masterpieces, but here you’ll find more affordable and functional pieces, such as picture frames and jewelry boxes. Many items come in three grades, from the basic straight-grain koa t…
Arts & Crafts in Lihuʻe


A hidden pottery studio and gallery overflows with colorful vases, mugs, bowls and tiles. Potters also offer tutelage at the throwing wheel, and you'll get to take home your raku-fired, glazed masterpiece. Call ahea…
Arts & Crafts in Lihuʻe

Kapaia Stitchery

A quilter’s heaven, this longtime shop features countless tropical-print cotton fabrics, plus island-made patterns and kits. Stop here also for handmade gifts and apparel, including children’s clothing and aloha shi…
Sports & Outdoors in Lihuʻe

Da Life

This outdoor outfitter and booking agent's retail shop is stuffed with sports gear for all manner of land and sea adventures on Kauaʻi. If you forgot to pack it, Da Life probably stocks it.
Souvenirs in Lihuʻe

Tropic Isle Music & Gifts

This tiny shop is crammed with a huge selection of Hawaiiana books, CDs, DVDs, bath and body products, home decor, island-made foodstuffs – you name it. Here you can avoid mistakenly buying mass-produced knockoffs i…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Lihuʻe

Flowers Forever

Voted ‘Best Kauaʻi Flower Shop’ for 12 years running, Forever Flowers strings together a multitude of flower, maile, ti-leaf and more unusual specialty lei. It will ship tropical flowers, plants and lei to the mainl…
Souvenirs in Lihuʻe

Longs Drugs

So much more than a drugstore, Longs is an inexpensive place to shop for a wide selection of Hawaii-made products, from children’s books to macnuts and crack-seed candy.
Mall in Lihuʻe

Kukui Grove Center

Lihuʻe's only major mall is an aging complex home to mostly chain stores, a couple of banks and a Starbucks. The cinema is across the street.