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Kanemitsu Bakery

79 Ala Malama Street, Kaunakakai, Molokai, HI
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Ranked #2 of 15 Restaurants in Kaunakakai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Bakery
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Dining options: Late Night
Description: Well known bakery on Moloka'i island, Hawaii
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I stayed for a week on Molokai and bought a loaf of bread EVERYDAY. This is seriously the best bread you'll ever eat in your life! Its a must go to type of place when staying on Molokai!

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Sydney
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111 reviews 111 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This is the place I always wanted to visit after reading so many good reviews. We went Kanemitsu for a breakfast, a lunch and the hot bread (!) at night. The food they serve is very nice and the bread is nice, too. My son loved their bread so much, and he ate a lot. The famous hot bread was... More

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New York City, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Kanemitsu Bakery is situated in what one could describe as downtown Kaunakakai. I grew up on Oahu so this setting is rather nostalgaic for me. The wooden double doors with screens, the concrete slab floors and Formica tables all are rarely found in the Islands any more. Kanemitsu effortlessly serves authentic local fare that I recall fondly from the 70s... More

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San Ramon, California
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166 reviews 166 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My gf and I stopped here for breakfast and were not disappointed. I had the french toast with 3 slices of freshly baked Kanemitsu bread with 2 strips of bacon. It was served with guava syrup and coconut syrup, which were both outstanding! My gf had scrambled eggs with Portuguese sausage (i tried one: delicious!) and fresh bread. Be sure... More

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Bordentown, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Not your typical bakery experience! It's called "The Bread Run"! The bakery opens at 6pm each night to bake bread and then starts selling it around 8pm. You have to walk down the side alley to the back of the bakery where you come to a split door with a sign that lists all the flavors you can get on... More

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Rock Spring, Georgia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

What can I say...we eat the whole loaf! HIGHLY recommended! Go at 8 PM to the back door when the bread is fresh & hot. We were the first customers of the night. The owner so friendly and inviting. LOVED this place. I would suggest "The Works". You will need napkins!!! Do not miss this!

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Manassas, Virginia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

If the Open lite is on at 830pm, go around to the back door and get your loaf right out of the oven. It's a must do Molokai experience.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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149 reviews 149 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I'm reviewing for both the restaurant and the evening hot bread. The food at the restaurant its self could create an oil spill as most of its food oozes out all the oil thats used to cook it. The service is great though The evening hot bread which you access from a street adjacent to the bakery and enter a... More

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Lahaina, Hawaii
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114 reviews 114 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

morning pastries are hot and fresh, try the custard rolls. We had saimin that was great, also had spinach omelet made with velveeta cheese. Really fun place.

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Union, New Jersey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

We only had the hot bread at 9pm. We ordered one cinnamon/sugar and butter, and the other blueberries and cream cheese. The size was giant. For 2 people 1 is more than enough. But being it was our first time we didt know. The freshly baked loaf is sliced and slathered with up to 2 flavors of your choice. It... More

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