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2255 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2579 (Waikiki)
808-921-4600
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Ranked #329 of 1,956 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 am
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Hawaiian
Neighborhood: Waikiki
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: This is a relatively new restaurant in the hotel and is fabulous!
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English first
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

We had buffet breakfast in here. No coffee machine and the staff excuse was that it is broken for the entire of our stay of one week. Tea is served in steel pots!

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I came here one night for $45 a person and it was not worth it. I have seen better selections of food at a Golden Coral than here. Of the little food that was here, it wasn't very good. Even at the dessert bar there wasn't much food available. I would definitely not recommend this restaurant.

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Lara
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

My wife and I had breakfast here most mornings at an outside table overlooking the Ocean and Infinity Pool. The Waiters who are mostly older citizens are attentive, enthusiastic, informative and generally lovely. (especially Martha) The Buffet is extensive and continually restocked with hot and cold food. There is a wide array of fresh fruit with the best pineapple and... More 

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Turin, Italy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

A lovely located restaurant. Great food and great service. No words to express the quality of service and the quality of food. Great views of the ocean. An extremely tranquil restaurant....!!

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USA
Top Contributor
338 reviews 338 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
211 helpful votes 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

There is nothing to want for breakfast. What an omelette you can get here. Nice choices of fruit, and a beautiful view to see the ocean . Dinner buffet had great selection of seafood.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We ate here almost everyday on our honeymoon. The breakfast buffet was awesome and always so clean. My husband loved the banana caramel sauce on his waffles.

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Spokane, Washington
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104 reviews 104 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

First of all, my husband and I visited Oahu in December 2013. We ate all but one of our breakfasts here at the Kai Market and that is the reason why we came back and decided that this time, we are staying at the Sheraton Waikiki. The first 3 nights we had dinner at the Kai Market buffet. The food... More 

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Go without eating the whole day to feast at this place at night. Crab, shrimp, poke over everything, and lomi salmon-ahi launch an outer-body experience. Then canoe surf right outside where you join 5 others on a wave for 500 yards, ending up almost back into the restaurant, literally. I could smell the kalua pig from the canoe, or was... More 

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Sellersburg, Indiana
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Had several breakfasts and the seafood dinner at this buffet. The food was very good with lots of choices. The breakfast buffet varied little from day to day, but with such variety, it didn't matter much. These meals were included in our travel package, but are quite expensive on their own. You would have to eat a great deal to... More 

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Mount Isa, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The food in the Kai Market is delicious, granted I only ate breakfast there but there was such an array of assorted food that you could fill up on breakfast and skip lunch all together. There was always enough food and variety which was great.

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Additional Information about Kai Market

Address: 2255 Kalakaua Avenue, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2579
Phone Number: 808-921-4600
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Waikiki
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 11:00 am  5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Hawaiian

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