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Blue Ginger Cafe

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American, Japanese, Polynesian, Philippine
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409 7th, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
808-565-6363
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Good for:
Families with children
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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  • 102
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  • 109
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food!

We spent four days on Lana'i and ended up eating breakfast and/or dinner at the Blue Ginger Cafe each day. The homemade bread and pastries - made fresh daily - are delicious. The portions were so generous for breakfast and dinner, and the food was delicious! I could go for a Mahi burger and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
Kathy R
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Marblehead, Ohio
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Takeout
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250 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Marblehead, Ohio
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We spent four days on Lana'i and ended up eating breakfast and/or dinner at the Blue Ginger Cafe each day. The homemade bread and pastries - made fresh daily - are delicious. The portions were so generous for breakfast and dinner, and the food was delicious! I could go for a Mahi burger and fries right now!

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Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Although whole Lanai was on that beautiful Sunday more than quiet, Blue Ginger Cafe was really nice surprise. We had a great meal served by friendly staff. Worth to visit as the island itself.

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Ate here late evening on a Friday because all other restaurants were closed. Food was pretty good, around $15 a plate, portions were big.

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Denver, Colorado
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Good food, but not a lot of vegetarian options if that's something you're looking for. Very relaxed and casual atmosphere with friendly staff.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Everyone in our group felt that it wasn't as good as other reviews. But not bad. Some meals were cold.

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were staying at the Hotel Lanai and wanted dinner. We walked to town. We had a great dinner of Kalua pork with cabbage and onions. It was fresh and tasted like a mother cooked it for her family. Delicious!

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Houston
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I had the maui burger and it was good. The pastries were yummy too. My husband has the fish and chips and they were a little too much breading.

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Jackson, Mississippi
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner at Blue Ginger. The place doesn't look like much, but the food is served and cooked with love. Generous portions at reasonable prices. Try Blue a Ginger!

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Union, New Jersey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Only ate breakfast at blue ginger. The breakfast burrito and BLT were both very good. Beware there are flies inside the restaurant flying around the food but the food is covered and the place seems relatively clean. Nice seating outside.

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Hawaii
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Food average but good prices compared to other places around. The Turnovers don't necessary look good but are! Free refills on the coffee which is ok - not Peets or anything...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 409 7th, Lanai City, Lanai, HI 96763
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Lanai  >  Lanai City
  • Phone Number: 808-565-6363

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Japanese, Polynesian, Philippine

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?