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Market City Shopping Center, 2919 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826 (Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis)
808-732-3330
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Ranked #97 of 1,946 Restaurants in Honolulu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Neighborhood: Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Essex
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64 reviews 64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

You have to try the Belgium Waffle with lots of fresh fruits on top. You will need to queue if you get here later then 8am. All the reviews are positive, need I say more? We took the no.13 bus from Wakiki. It stops right beside the market place shopping centre, you just need to walk to the other side... More 

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Hawaii
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156 reviews 156 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My husband and I went here on Sunday morning for breakfast. Our first visit. The place was busy but we got a table. I had the Belgium waffle with fresh blueberries and whipped cream and my husband had the traditional eggs benedict. Good coffee too. We were most pleased with breakfast and the service was friendly with good follow-up on... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great home-cooked breakfasts and lunches, reasonably priced, and conveniently located in the Market City Shopping Center with free parking available. Pretty much always full and a line, and no reservations, so go really early or allow time to get a table. The food is well worth it.

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Had to wait a while, nice service once we were in there. Food fairly good, pancakes very nice, coffee, hot chocolate nice as well.

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Corrales, NM
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169 reviews 169 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We just happened by and put our name on the list. Luckily, we were just a party of two and all the others were many more. We were seated in a few minutes. We had an omelet and pancakes. Good size portions, great potatoes and very good homemade salsa on the side. Coffee was very good also. Friendly, efficient staff.... More 

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Honolulu
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122 reviews 122 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

HNL Magazine has named Cafe Kaila the best breakfast in HNL. We agree. This is a small place, popular with Japanese tourists and locals alike, so expect a wait. But it is definitely worth the wait. They do turn the tables quickly, so traffic moves. They have a counter. We had the frittata, fried rice and the bagel sandwich. The... More 

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Ban Patong, Phuket, Thailand
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94 reviews 94 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This restaurant is very popular--you must put your name on a list and wait, and wait, and wait. But once seated, the waithelp are very personable, and service is quick and efficient. I had one of their eggs benedict variant: with chicken apple sausage, spinach, and mushrooms. The eggs were done perfectly. Cubed, fried potatoes were served in lieu of... More 

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Bear, Delaware
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Food was delicious our server was super nice I had the belgim waffle with fresh bananas and whip cream my husband had the eggs Benedict with pastrami it's not on the Menus you have to ask for it the red baby potatoes were delicious so was the breakfast rice and banana bread and got the pine apple orange juice to... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This place. OMG. You seriously have to make a stop here for breakfast. I had the waffle with fruit on top and it was ambrosia. This was the best breakfast we had for our 9-day stay on the island. Please do yourself a favor and make your day better by stopping there for breakfast. Get there early, as tour busses... More 

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Honolulu
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This was my first eating visit; I'd tried a couple of times before to have a meal, but was too impatient to wait in line. The waitstaff were all very friendly, and very upbeat, even though there was a continuous line of people waiting outside. The frittata I ordered was okay; the meat selection ended up part of the frittata,... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Kaila

Address: Market City Shopping Center, 2919 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96826
Phone Number: 808-732-3330
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu>  > Diamond Head - Kapahulu - St. Louis
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 15

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