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Kihei Caffe

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1945 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7836
+1 808-879-2230
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Ontario, CAN
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's a cute little place that is popular no question. Lining up to place your order gives it the vibe and seating outdoors is great. Friendly staff. My breakfast choice of papaya with yogurt and granola was just okay. The half papaya was small and it might have had 2 spoons of yogurt only so not great for $7+. Other... More 

Thank canuck50
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this place gets packed in the mornings and serves some local favorites. most dishes are huge servings and there are lots of choices, including smaller bites like baked goods and oatmeal. the coffee is really good, too.

Thank Bryan M
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

When we first arrived in Kihei the Cafe was closed for remodel. I was so disappointed because we really wanted to try it! It opened just before we left Maui and there was a HUGE line. I'm so glad we decided to wait. I had the Banana Macnut pancakes with coconut syrup, and my husband had Banana Macnut French toast.... More 

Thank Robyn D
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Mind you have to stand in line to order but the service and food are excellent. The macadamia nut pancakes are the bomb- actually didn't have a meal there that wasn't delicious. Very friendly - eat outside atmosphere- they bring your order to your table.

Thank spgoddess
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was hopping on a Tuesday morning. The food was great and came out quickly. One note, bring cash no cards. I am definitely going back again!

Thank flyingfamily7
Maryville, Tennessee
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228 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Their omelets are HUGE made with 8 eggs and large enough to share or take home half for breakfast the next day. The eggs come with delightfully seasoned roasted potatoes. On my last morning on the island I had their Papaya with yogurt and granola. Great for a healthy and light breakfast. Will make this my go to breakfast spot... More 

Thank Allen B
Cordova, Alaska
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Quick yummy food. They have everything you need for breakfast. The seating is first come first serve but we only waited for about 5 minutes. Cash only place, but does have an ATM inside. Good portion sizes for decent prices.

Thank Delcie W
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

No joke, I would stay in kihei just to continually go to kihei cafe. Awesome and extensive menu choices from healthy, to authentic Hawaiian. Our favourite is the Mac nut French toast, but you won't be dissatisfied with anything!

Thank Alison T
North Vancouver, Canada
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152 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Kihei Caffe is a popular breakfast place. Usually long line ups that move fairly quickly. You place your order by name /pay and then find a seat/table outside and they deliver it to you when ready. The line up moved quickly and the wait for your breakfast to be delivered is minimal 5-10 minutes depending on what you order.... More 

Thank KitKat_1955
Oregon City, Oregon
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Servings are large and filling price is not as good as it used to be average with other finer restaurants in the same area. The line is out the door still though. Hate it when a great restaurant turns bad and starts living off a reputation of good prices and good food. Will not be returning when there are other... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Hawaiian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1945 S Kihei Rd, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-7836
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Maui  >  Kihei
  • Phone Number: +1 808-879-2230

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