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Kalapawai Cafe & Deli

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750 Kailua Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2821
+1 808-262-3354
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (55 reviews)
“bruschetta” (24 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
750 Kailua Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2821
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great pastrami, but bread was a bit toasty on the sandwich. Iced coffee was very good. Cookie we had for dessert was great too. This was a nice stop for us vacationing tourists from Cali...This is my first post ever for a review, just saying!

Thank Rocknspector
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We liked it so much that it was the only place we ate at twice, during our stay in Kailua. Great service and outdoor seating available.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my first time to visit Kalapawai Cafe & Deli that I had a business meeting there. Their location is just entrance of Kailua town from Ala Moana and the Cafe is a cute little house.

Thank mamacat28
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't believe I have never gone here before. Tried it out for dinner and it was great. I'll be back for sure. Food was really good and service was nice. They offer you wine while waiting for a table which was a very nice touch.

Thank star33star
Reviewed January 12, 2018

This is a restaurant that is frequented by both tourists and locals. Our server took our drink orders for wine: a cabernet and a sauvignon blanc, both of which were very good for the money. I ordered the potato gnocchi which were delicious. They were...More

Thank mek99
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

We used The Book and TripAdviser to find this place. What a find! My wife’s special was good. My beef sandwich was outstanding! At a glance we were going to sit outside in the back. It looks better but the traffic noise was a NO....More

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited the cafe on Christmas Day. It was the only one open in the area and glad it was open and we ended there. They had lots of vegetarian options bagel sandwiches, pastries Even flat breads . Excellent coffee. We spent a leisure hour...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2017

We went early in the evening and snagged one of the few tables left. We ordered "Fire roasted Spanish Octopus, Nalo greens, frisée, chorizo, fingerling potatoes, garlic oil, lemon juice, cannellini beans & smoked paprika" as the appetizer--highly recommended. My spouse ordered the “Po kua...More

Thank E S
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

This place is easy on the pocket book, and delicious in your tummy. I don’t know why it took us so long to try it- but we ate there twice within one week- and loved everything we’ve tried. There’s no such thing as ordering the...More

Thank Tawnya H
Reviewed December 6, 2017

We have come to Kalapawai so many times over the years. It is our GO-TO place when we get visitors and when we want a nice dinner just for the 2 of us. Two days ago we took our 2 visiting friends to Kalapawai for...More

1  Thank baloha
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Response from OahuBandMom | Reviewed this property |
call them. (808) 262-4359. they are open Hawaii time from 6 a.m.-9 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750 Kailua Rd, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-2821
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Kailua
  • Phone Number: +1 808-262-3354
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