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All 17 Waimea Restaurants


9905 Waimea Road, Waimea, Kauai, HI 96796
(808) 338-1522
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Ranked #5 of 17 Restaurants in Waimea
Price range: $2 - $6
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Drink the best espresso lattes, cappuccinos, frappaccinos and americanos on Kauai while surfing the internet. Enjoy specialty coffee drinks in this charming setting while using our computers (or bring your own) to our wireless hotspot. Enjoy a fresh croissant, muffin, pastries, brownies and more. Do you want to see unique local art as well? Our art gallery has collections of 14 local Kauai Artists for sale at affordable prices.
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  • English first
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English first
Denver, CO
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This little spot in Waimea is a reminder that small, local and eccentric is still alive and thriving. And a great "customized" coffee... made just the way you like... the amount of coffee, milk, chocolate, temperature... try getting THAT at Starbucks. And, we had a freshly heated fudge brownie all the while sipping on the porch overlooking the quiet Capt.... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We got into Aloha-n- Paradise pretty much by accident. My husband is an espresso lover, so we decided to check it out. The coffee shop looks a little shabby from outside, however we've got excellent coffee and chai tea. The owner/server was extremely nice, we had a lovely conversation, definitely it was a highlight of our day. Art gallery was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

One lady made a great coffee, the other not so much. I'm a coffee snob and hard to please but in the absence of anything else it is perfectly drinkable. The lady with the white hair was a true character and I felt like I got a show with my coffee.

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Victoria, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We randomly found this place while stopping at the bank and am so glad we did. The most friendly, kindess lady there started off my order with the question "hot or cold coffee". 10 questions later, the most amazing coffee was created. Tried to go back twice but she was closed on sundays and after 12:00... :( thanks again for... More 

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Waimea, Hawaii
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I've visited this gallery/cafe/internet hotspot several (7-8+) times during my 3 month stay in Waimea. They have a few cheap food options available and although I haven't tasted it, the coffee certainly smells good! On weekends, the service has always been friendly and cheerful, and I get charged $2 for wifi access on my own laptop. On weekdays however, the... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

I was in need of a good coffee and wasn't sure I was going to get one in this little town. Don't be put off by the looks of this shop from outside as the iced coffee was amazing....so smooth. The service was exceptional.

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Top Contributor
126 reviews 126 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

WOW! What a great discovery my wife and I made finding Aloha-n-Paradise while visiting this side of the island of Kauai for our Daughter's wedding. Echoing comments from other reviewers, we've never had a better latte anywhere nor a better more entertaining experience than that provided by Candy, the barista and, I believe, owner of this establishment. Candy, being a... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Not even kidding.....the coffee we had at this lovely art gallery-internet cafe-espresso shop was THE VERY BEST, BAR NONE, EVER ANYWHERE....the owner was so passionate about making the coffee correctly, we almost felt awed in her presence. Every person's order was prepared to perfection and each customer was treated like the most important person in the world. Every single drink... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Such an inviting vibe and enough questions to ENSURE your drink would be perfect! Check out the artwork, too!

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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

A delicious coffee made exactly to order. And again excellent the following day. Also some greats tips for touring this part of the island.

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Additional Information about Aloha-n-Paradise

Address: 9905 Waimea Road, Waimea, Kauai, HI 96796
Phone Number: (808) 338-1522
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Waimea
Average Prices: USD 2 - 6
Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop

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