Restaurant, Sushi Lounge and Fish Market are now open 7 days a week! Hours and days of operation are subject to change.


Kauai’s hip and friendly restaurant, The Dolphin Poipu is the islands best kept secret. It’s fun and energetic atmosphere is the place to be for fine dining at it’s best.
Offering gourmet sushi, fresh fish, steak and specialty cocktails, all served with local Hawaiian flavors.
For a great time out with friends and family, the Dolphin is your number “ono-licious” destination on the south shore.

Learn Our Story

The Dolphin Poipu is owned and operated by Brooke and Bryson Sugahara. The couple’s journey started at the The Dolphin’s original location in Hanalei over 20 years ago. They had been working there for years before the company decided to make its mark on the south shore of Kaua’i. 



Discover Our Menu

Come and join us for some fine dining and relax within our ambient atmosphere. Friendly staff and amazing food options to please every taste bud.



Culinary Delight

Take in the romantic sunsets while quenching your thirst with a specialty cocktail or satisfying your palate with over-the-top, gourmet sushi and the freshest fish.



Fresh Selection

Open everyday for poke bowls, sushi rolls and the finest cuts in fresh fish and beef.