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Agnes Portuguese Bake Shop

46 Hoolai St, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-6121
808-262-5367
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Ranked #5 of 124 restaurants in Kailua
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

We had to treid the malasadas and they were made fresh and still hot when they came out of the box. I ordered 10 but was told they were cheaper by the dozen and so gratiful we had 2 more to eat.

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Kansas City, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Post-beach went to Agnes' Bake Shop to try their malasadas. To their credit, they make every order fresh so you get them hot from the ftyer. They are GREAT. They put a small hole in the center so they cook very thoroughly and I think they just offer with plain sugar but anyway they were delicious. All the other baked... More

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Kailua, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

They have the best malassadas. It's slightly crispy and chewy. You do have to wait unless you call in your order. I just wished they were opened later so that we can order them for dessert , nice and hot. This is now my favorite pastry , except they have a coconut pastry (forgot name) that is awesome.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

When going to Lanikai beach we always stopped here for malasadas and coffee. The owner and staff are extremely friendly and you get a homely feel in the bake shop.

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Chicago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I often get a craving for something sweet and today I decided to stop at Agnes' for treat. I had a Morning Glory and it was good, but not something that screamed 'to run through hot lava' for another one. In the past, I've had the bread pudding, maple macadamia nut long john, and other sweets. I suggest you give... More

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vancouver, bc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I thought I had tried all of the best malassadas on the island: Leonard's & Champions. Then I heard about Agnes Portguese Bake Shop. I made a decision to make the almost hour long the long bus ride from Honolulu to see what it was all about. The are not like the perfectly shaped golden orbs of the previously named... More

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Aspen, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Don't hesitate. If you're in Kailua on Oahu you MUST stop at Agnes' Portuguese Bakery and have them make you a fresh batch of malasadas. You can have your Kristy Kremes, bignets in New Orleans, or whatever but there's nothing like a fresh hot malasada from Agnes'. while you're there get any of theor baked goods and fresh breads. You... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

I could kick myself for not visiting sooner! My husband and I had to travel to the other side of the island so we hopped in to this little gem and ordered some of the malasadas for a quick & easy breakfast. Heaven in the form of a perfectly fried sugary puff of dough that melts in your mouth is... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

First of all, I highly recommend that you map out the location before you head out. We had a little trouble finding the place, but eventually succeeded. It is located in Kailua one block west of Oneawa Street at the intersection of Kihapai and Hoolai Streets (southeast corner of the intersection). When you arrive, ask for at least two more... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The malasadas here are great. They have a nice chewy consistency to them, and they are also fresh and made to order. I preferred them to Leonards in Honolulu.

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