Duke's

3.0 stars 3.0 out of 5 9 ratings

3610 Rice St, Lihue, HI 96766

(808) 246-9599
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    1 ratingApril 25, 2016

    very rude hostess when i asked about gluten free. i ordered the gluten free nachos. i asked the waitress and the person that brought our food out to confirm it was gluten free both said yes. After we started eating the waitress came back out and asked if i was serious about it needing to be gluten free and proceeded to tell me they were fried in the same fryer as gluten and they were not gluten free.

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    1 ratingSeptember 25, 2015

    Low rating just to catch your attention. Not to be confused with Dukes barefoot bar. The restaurant is open for dinner service. The bar does not offer a GF menu.

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    1 ratingAugust 04, 2015

    Not much for GF. My 12 year old son ate a cheeseburger without anything else on his plate. It looked pretty sad, I ended up going to ABC to get him a bag of chips to go with it. The fries are cross-contaminated.

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    4 ratingNovember 07, 2013

    we ate downstairs, while they didn't have a gf menu, I asked the waitress and she knew about it and what they could make. they confirmed with the chef and I had amazing Korean tacos. so amazing and a beautiful view as well. recommended!

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    4 ratingSeptember 03, 2013

    We ate two nights ago at Dukes(the one up stairs) they had a GF menu and staff was knowledgeable about GF. The entree came with a salad bar. The items in the salad bar had cross contamination such as dressings were dripped into the other dressing. When I asked about getting a gf dressing they suggested oil and vinegar (not what I wanted). The fish was good but not great. Tonight we ate at Dukes barefoot bar down stairs. They didn't have GF menu but the waitress suggested nachos when I asked if they were cooked in oil with gluten (cross contaminated) she said they come in a bag. I had her check with the cooks and YES they are cooked in oil with gluten. I got grilled fish tacos with soft corn tortillas that were very good. I double checked several on the items as I was not confident they were GF. The waitress went and checked with the chef on all my questions. I would go back but I would be sure to triple check items.

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    5 ratingMay 18, 2013

    To clarify...there are two parts of this restaurant. The lunch menu, downstairs and on the beach does NOT have a GF menu. The upstairs, dinner restaurant does have a GF menu and it is delicious. We had dinner there 4 out of 8 nights we were in Kauai. I am Celiac and extremely sensitive, had no problems with Duke's. Three of the nights I had fish (Monchong) with steamed rice and one night I had steak with mashed potatoes. Every one of the meals was proceeded with the salad bar. As I said, delicious and no gluten issues!!

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    4 ratingFebruary 21, 2013

    good fish tacos on corn tortillas. no issues!

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    1 ratingDecember 06, 2012

    I ordered off the gluten free menu and the first thing I wanted she said "oh we can't make that gluten free". What?! Then I ordered fish tacos but when they came out they were in a flour tortilla. Thankfully I recognized it before I took a bite and sent it back. They brought be new tacos with corn tortillas but they were hard, the fish was gray, and at that point I was too scared to eat thinking I'd for sure be glutened. My lava flow drink was great though! I won't be going back.

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    4 ratingMay 13, 2012

    Great setting looking out to the ocean. Just had the salad bar for a quick meal before catching plane, but salad bar excellent! Gf menu.

Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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