Curbside Service

We are now providing takeout, curbside service, and delivery!

Call us at (808) 952-6990, Order Online, or click a delivery service link below to place your order today!

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Karai Plates

All plates come with 2 choices: House Salad, Rice, Macaroni Salad, Fries, or corn.

Takeout Only

Kimo da Crab denotes a takeout only dish

Karai Chicken Wings Takeout Only
14
Chicken wings fried and tossed with our most popular sauce made with Cajun Seasoning.
Honey Garlic Chicken Wings Takeout Only
14
Chicken wings fried and dressed with our popular honey garlic sauce.
Fried Honey Garlic Shrimp Takeout Only
14
Butterflied shrimp fried and dressed with our popular honey garlic sauce.
Fried Whole Salt & Pepper Shrimp Takeout Only
14
Whole shrimp salt and pepper seasoned and fried to perfection!
Fried Catfish Takeout Only
14
Cornmeal and fried GBD (golden brown delicious!) catfish filets.
Calamari Takeout Only
14
Fried calamari steaks seasoned with our housemade special Karai seasoning.

 

Choose a house made sauce: Garlic Butter, Karai Special, Lemon Grass, or Lemon Pepper

Choose a heat level: Mild, Cayenne, Habanero, or Ghost Pepper

Whole Shrimp Takeout Only
15
Whole shrimp sautéed with your choice of sauce.
No Mess Shrimp Takeout Only
15
Perfectly peeled shrimp sautéed with your choice of sauce.
Live Clams Takeout Only
15
Live clams sautéed with your choice of sauce.

House Specialties

Miso Sake Clams
17
Live clams simmered with roasted garlic and ginger in a miso sake broth.
Pan Roast
17
Crab meat, sausage, shrimp, and clams added to our shellfish bisque base, and served with rice.
Seafood Pasta
19
Linguini with shrimp, scallops, clams, and mussels served in a rich, house made tomato and fennel cream sauce.
House Salad
10
Entree salad of mixed field greens, grape tomatoes, and cucumber served with our house made lilikoi vinaigrette.
Cioppino
17
A hearty San Francisco style fisherman’s stew with crab, shrimp, clams, mussels, and fish!

Sides

French Bread
3
French Bread Hoagie glazed with our housemade Karai butter seasoning.
Garlic Noodles
8
Our most popular side! Yakisoba noodles tossed in our housemade Garlic Butter sauce and topped with garlic chips, Parmesan cheese, and herbs.
Steamed Potato
3
Red potatoes boiled to perfection!
Local Sweet Corn
4
1 ear of local sweet corn cut into 3-4 pieces and boiled to perfect tenderness!
White Rice
3
Steamed Japanese short grain rice.
Sausage
4
Local pineapple Portuguese sausage.
Edamame
7
Steamed edamame tossed with a choice of S&P or our housemade Poke Sauce.
French Fries
8
House seasoned fries served with our housemade Karai-oli sauce for dipping!
Garlic Fries
9
GBD (Golden Brown Delicious) fries topped with our housemade Garlic Butter, Parmesan cheese, and herbs.
Macaroni Salad
2
2 scoops of our housemade macaroni salad.
Shrimp Chips
7
This isn't the colorful stuff you remember as a keiki. It's better!
Fried Chicken Skin Chips
5
Paleo chips made by deep frying chicken skin GBD (Golden Brown Delicious) and served with our house made honey garlic sauce for dipping.

Karai Crab Seafood Specials

Choose a house made sauce: Garlic Butter, Karai Special, Lemon Grass, or Lemon Pepper

Choose a heat level: Mild, Cayenne, Habanero, or Ghost Pepper

Whole Shrimp
16
No Mess Shrimp
17
Live Clams
17
1.25 lb Snow Crab Legs
MKP
1 lb King Crab Legs
MKP
1 lb Dungeness Crab Leg Clusters
MKP
7-8 OZ Lobster Tail
MKP
Karai Combo
27
Our version of a clam bake that includes 7 pcs Whole Shrimp, 4 pcs Live Clams, 4 pcs Mussels, 2 pcs Potato, 2 pcs Corn, 4 pcs Sausage

Soft Drinks

Sodas (refillable)
4
Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Fruit Punch, Ginger Ale, Root Beer
Fruit Spritzers
3.50
Mango, Strawberry, Lilikoi, Raspberry
Watermelon-Lime Spritzer
4
Maui Brewing Co. Island Sodas
4
Cola, Ginger Beer
Choya Yuzu, Choya Ume
4
Juices
4
Apple, Pineapple
Volcanic Bottled Water
3
Volcanic Sparkling Water (26.3 OZ)
5
Unsweetened Iced Tea (refillable)
4
Oolong Iced Tea
4
Flavored Iced Tea
4.50
Strawberry, Lilikoi, Mango, Raspberry, Watermelon
Hot Chocolate
3.50
Hot Tea
3
Earl Grey, Sencha, Peppermint, Chamomile
Kona Blend Coffee
3.50

Wines

House Pinot Grigio
$7/glass, $20/bottle
Aromas of citrus, melon, and pear highlight the crisp flavor of light-to-medium bodied wine. Pairs well with seafood and spicy food
House Chardonnay
$7/glass, $20/bottle
Notes of fresh apple, pear and peach enriched by toasty, buttery tones. This Chardonnay is an ideal match for any seafood or poultry dish.
House White Zinfandel
$7/glass, $20/bottle
Notes of watermelon and strawberry; with light fruity flavors and a touch of cream.
House Pinot Noir
$7/glass, $20/bottle
Fresh berries and cherry-like aromas, enriched by toasty oak flavors. This wine has a smooth medium body finish and mild tannins.
House Merlot
$7/glass, $20/bottle
Fresh, cherry-like aromas, with hints of tobacco and herbal spice. Medium-bodied, with a smooth texture and soft tannins.
House Cabernet Sauvignon
$7/glass, $20/bottle
Fresh, cherry aromas, with hints of herbal spice. Medium-bodied, with a smooth texture and soft tannins with lingering flavors of cherries and plums.
Maui Ulupalakua Winery White Blend
$9/glass, $30/bottle
Vibrant nose packed with honeysuckle and pomelo. Flavors of Asian pear and nectarine finishing with bright acidity.
Maui Ulupalakua Winery Red Blend
$9/glass, $30/bottle
Exciting aromas of fresh berries mingle with hints of vanilla and white pepper. The lush and skillfully balanced palate flows beautifully into a bright, juicy finish.
Hess Monterey Shirtail Creek Vineyard Chardonnay, 2018
$12/glass, $40/bottle
A touch tropical, bright with balanced acidity that lets the signature lemon-lime and touch of apple flavors of Monterey shine through.
Hess Lake County Shirtail Ranch Rosé Blend, 2016
$12/glass, $40/bottle
Vibrant with a burst of fresh, red berry aromatics. Racy acidity, full of strawberries and hints of orange citrus that lead to a mouthwatering finish. The perfectly balanced acidity makes this wine a wonderful compliment to many foods and warm weather dining!
Hess Lake County Shirtail Ranch Pinot Noir, 2016
$14/glass, $50/bottle
Big, luscious mouthfeel, followed by layers of cinnamon, cherry and raspberry fruits. Hints of vanilla and beautifully soft tannins highlight the deep cherry jam and vanilla evident in this intense, darkly colored Pinot.
Maui Ulupalakua Winery Lokelani Sparkling Brut Rosé
$35/bottle
Effervescent nose of fresh strawberries and orange blossom. Flavors of toasted almond and citrus energetically create an ideal balance that is zippy and ready to celebrate!
Domaine Carneros Carneros Brut Champagne Blend, 2015
$90/bottle
Aromas of white flowers, apple pie, and citrus peel are enhanced with notes of toast and vanilla. Elegantly structured, round and flavorful with a signature long, creamy finish. Founded by the Taittinger family of Champagne, Domaine Carneros sparkling wines express their noble French heritage.

Beers (12 Ounce Bottles)

Bud Light Seltzer
4
An easy-drinking hard seltzer with a hint of delicious fruit flavor. Choose from Lemon-Lime, Strawberry, Mango, or Black Cherry
Budweiser
5
Kirin
5
Heineken
5.50
Coors Light
5.50
Miller Lite
5.50

Beers (16 or 64oz Draft)

Bud Light
$6/pint, $15/growler
Kona Longboard Lager
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
A crisp, pale-gold lager made with choice malts and aromatic hops, brewed in a traditional lager style. It’s a smooth and easygoing beer that never goes out of style – ever.
Maui Pau Hana Pilsner
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
A European style pilsner malt that offers sweetness balanced by a spicy hop profile
Kona Light
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
A smooth, refreshing blonde ale that is bright, sessionable beer. Real mango fruit adds a juicy, tropical flavor that is just 99 calories and 4g of carbs per serving!
Honolulu Beer Works Kewalo’s Cream Ale
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
HBW's lightest and most refreshing beer.
Kona Fire Rock Pale Ale
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
A copper-colored ale made from roasted malts and a selection of premium hops. With a Hawaiian style all its own, Fire Rock is smooth, yet bold in both flavor and aroma.
Kona Lavaman Red Ale
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
A malty, red ale with strong caramel notes and a subtle chocolate malt flavor. The pronounced maltiness is balanced by a delicate blend of Pacific NW hops resulting in a smooth, full-bodied beer.
Kona Hanalei IPA
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
An easy-drinking, sessionable beer that combines the hoppy aroma of an IPA with a tropical Hawaiian twist. Passionfruit, orange, and guava balance the hops to deliver a coppery, session-style ale.
Kona Wailua Wheat
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
Wailua Wheat is a golden, sun-colored ale with a bright, citrusy flavor that comes from the tropical passion fruit brewed into each bottle.
Kona Black Sand Porter
$6.50/pint, $16/growler
Chocolate color, rich roasted malt flavor, and a smooth coffee finish

Signature Cacktails

The Karai (Shot)
5
For those who live life on the wild side and like it a little “Karai” or hot! Karai’s signature shot mixes tequila infused inhouse with peppers and lime, sweet mango, and is finished with a Tajin rim!
Choya Fizz
10
The ultimate thirst-quenching cocktail marrying Choya Umeshu with just the right amount of soda to give it a kick! (+ strawberry, mango, or lilikoi, watermelon, raspberry, yuzu, or ume for just $1 more!)
Toki Highball
10
Suntory Toki Japanese Whisky mixes with soda and flavored with your choice of lilikoi, strawberry, watermelon, raspberry, or mango ( + yuzu or ume for just $1 more!)
Japanese Gin & (NOT) Tonic
10
Suntory Roku Gin is mixed with Choya Yuzu soda for a light and refreshing upgrade to this traditional cocktail!
Haku Lei
10
Suntory Haku Vodka is perfectly mixed with pineapple and coconut flavors in this tropical cocktail!
Bourbon Lychee Tea
10
Jim Beam Bourbon is infused inhouse with sweet, delicious lychee, then mixed into the perfect ratio with our tropical tea for a thirst-quenching knockout
Karai Mule
10
Our take on the classic Moscow Mule using your choice of either Maui Pau Vodka or Choya Umeshu, mixed with ginger beer (+ strawberry, mango, raspberry, watermelon, or lilikoi for just $1 more!)
Karai Mary
10
Pau Maui Vodka is mixed with Tabasco and classic Mary flavors, and finished with our signature Karai Crab Boil Old Bay Rim. (We love it hot and spicy, but this drink can be customized to your liking.)
Spiked Watermelon-Lime Spritzer
10
This is the grownup version of our refreshing spritzer. We add just the right amount of local Fid Street Gin to give it a sophisticated twist!
Lanikai Lychee
10
Named after one of our most famous beaches, this cocktail is even better than Sex-On-The-Beach! Kauai Koloa Coconut Rum and lychee liqueur mix with pineapple and cranberry juices, for a cocktail that is sinfully satisfying!
Karai-Tai
10
Karai’s version of the famous Mai Tai with Kauai Koloa rum and lilikoi for a sweet/tart kick!