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Passion Bakery Cafe

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4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Ste B4, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
+1 808-821-0060
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6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: We are a full service Bakery Cafe. Different from most due to being on...
We are a full service Bakery Cafe. Different from most due to being on this small island of Kauai,Hi. Our cafe serves both breakfast and lunch with a variety of baked goods. We also serve the health food stores, restaurants and hotel industry out of the same building. While we serve you breakfast or lunch we will be packing breads which are getting ready to be delivered to our wholesale customers. So both retail and wholesale out of the same location. We have an open kitchen so you can watch out staff at work. Also, we are roasting our own beef for our sandwiches which are covered with a house made dry rub, we also make our own pastrami using the short ribs which are perfectly marbled with good fat. We brine the short ribs for 7 days, smoke using pecan wood for 4 hours then slow cooked for 48 hours using a sous de vide technic. Come and try one of our sandwiches.
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Visitor rating
  • 73
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Unique Hawaiian Bakery

Had the Guava muffin that was very good (nut free). Lots of gluten free options. My brother had the mac nut stickey bun which was ok. Also had an assortment of tropical fruit black teas. Great service and friendly environment.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Globetrekker_2017
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Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Had the Guava muffin that was very good (nut free). Lots of gluten free options. My brother had the mac nut stickey bun which was ok. Also had an assortment of tropical fruit black teas. Great service and friendly environment.

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Kauai, Hawaii
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Great coffee, friendly vibes and outstanding food don't miss it. Sit inside or out. The bread is also top notch!

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

They have great baked products and a wide selection. The sandwiches are very good. This is a good place to stop if you are going north or south through Kapaa on the east side.

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Tucson, Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We absolutely loved this little bakery. We went there about 3 times on our trip. The gluten free cakes were amazing, and they even had gluten free bread for the breakfast sandwiches. My husband had the (non-gluten free....because he can) cupcake-muffin type desserts, and everything he had he loved too. I wish we had a Passion Bakery in the states.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Good coffee great music friendly atmosphere and there baked goods are to die for! Especially there spinich feta klamata olive croissant scone so good!

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Chandler, Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I ate breakfast here twice! I had the spinach feta open tort and the second time I had an egg sandwich on their fresh baked amazing bread! The whole place smells so delicious when you walk in, fresh bread, cookies, muffins. Their chocolate macadamia cookies are to die for! Worth the trip! Nice staff there also

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Fort Worth, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Came by for breakfast foods one morning on a hotrliers recommendation that they had good "croiscones" (scones made with croissant dough). Never heard of or had one before so I wanted to try something new. I was first in the shop at 6am. The owner greeted me roughly and with attitude. I asked about some of her products and she... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

This family owned bakery is amazing! Everything was made on sight and some of the best pastries I've ever tasted. Be sure to check it out.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Walked to this quaint bakery on our first morning in Kauai. Coffee hit the spot and the Carmel rolls were delish! We bought blueberry scones for later and those were amazing! We will return!

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Wisconsin
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This became our go-to bakery while we were on Kauai. We originally went for the pulled pork sandwich that we had heard so much about, but turns out if you don't get there by 2:00 you might not get it, so instead they made us ham sandwiches on their nice soft baked rolls--very good. Same story with the sweet rolls--but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4-356 Kuhio Hwy, Ste B4, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1413
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-821-0060

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Delicatessen

Description

We are a full service Bakery Cafe. Different from most due to being on this small island of Kauai,Hi. Our cafe serves both breakfast and lunch with a variety of baked goods. We also serve the health food stores, restaurants and hotel industry out of the same building. While we serve you breakfast or lunch we will be packing breads which are getting ready to be delivered to our wholesale customers. So both retail and wholesale out of the same location. We have an open kitchen so you can watch out staff at work. Also, we are roasting our own beef for our sandwiches which are covered with a house made dry rub, we also make our own pastrami using the short ribs which are perfectly marbled with good fat. We brine the short ribs for 7 days, smoke using pecan wood for 4 hours then slow cooked for 48 hours using a sous de vide technic. Come and try one of our sandwiches.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?