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Cafe 565

408 8th St, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
808-565-6622
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Ranked #13 of 17 Restaurants in Lanai City
Price range: $0 - $7
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen, Filipino, Pizza
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English first
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

When you want a inexpensive meal Cafe 565 is the place to go. In the heart of Lana'i City they offer salads, hoagies, GREAT pizza, and local philipino food that changes daily.

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Highlands Ranch CO
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My husband and I ordered a pizza for take out during a recent visit to Lana'i, and loved it! The crust was thin but not too crunchy, just enough sauce and abundant toppings all for a great price!

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Sacramento, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I just returned from a vacation in Lanai and had to write about Cafe 565. The pizza here is very good. I've had all of the vegetarian versions and each one impresses me, especially for this little island! The salads are also terrific. Yes, there may be somewhat of a wait at times, but what do you expect this is... More

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Bainbridge, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

After Maui and Lanai the wife and I were directed to 565 for a burger. I got Hawaiian and Local fooded out. The burger was amazing. It was a nice change of pace for that day. My wife loved the colors and decorations.

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We had Korean Chicken and it was delish! For some reason I thought it was called Korean ribs or something like that but either way it was full of flavor and finger licking good!

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indianapolis
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

565 apparently caters to the very local crowd. The owner seems uncomfortable with tourists. The restaurant would probably have a tough time passing a health department inspection. Sorry for the negative review, but we rely on the honest views of Trip Advisor extensively and felt we had a duty to offer our candid opinion.

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
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116 reviews 116 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

While on Lanai, there are definitively few places to eat. Cafe 565 was just average with their food. Nothing too good but not bad. We used this as a quick place for a bite to eat in the middle of our Jeep adventure. Overall, the place was clean and the service was good. The food was just nothing to write... More

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Fritz Creek, Alaska
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178 reviews 178 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

WE have been to Lanai 3 times and we are trying to eat at all the local restaurants in town. It was mid-afternoon (3 PM) and we wanted to have a Plate Lunch that would serve as our main meal that day. It was almost closing time. They were very gracious and took our order. Our food was prepared and... More

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Portland, Maine
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Don't be tempted to eat there, go to the grocery store and buy a sandwich. We stopped for lunch. We ordered a sub to share and seated outside. After waiting for 15 minutes and listening to constant arguing from the kitchen I went in to check on our food. I was told the cook "forgot our order". After another 10... More

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565mgr, Manager at Cafe 565, responded to this review

Aloha Peakstar, Thank you so much for taking the time to do a review. I apologize that you had to wait for so long for your sandwich when you were so hungry. I also apologize for the service you received from our counter person. She is new and still in training. I'll get after her for talking to locals too... More

Wailuku, Hawaii
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This is where the locals go for local food, but I wasn't in the mood fof local food,.... but they made a great fresh calzone! Owner was very nice too will return.

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