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Evolution Bakery and Cafe

75-5813 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5312
+1 808-331-1122
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  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
75-5813 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5312
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

What a great little spot hidden behind a store front that's facing the ocean. Lots of options to opt for vegan and gluten free dishes for breakfast or lunch. Unfortunately, they close early afternoon. Their pastries, coffee is delicious.

Thank Jens K
Reviewed March 20, 2018

We ate here several mornings. We had gluten free pancakes with bananas and macadamia nuts. Very yummy. We had a smoothy with mint and cocoa nibs which was very good. We also tried the dragon fruit smoothy which was great. I had a date bar...More

Thank travelingspirit52
Reviewed January 15, 2018

We recently visited the Big Island with our vegan daughter. She visited the Evolution Bakery almost every day, loving all the food choices. I tried several of the baked items as well as the bagel sandwiches- truly delicious!! I only wish I could replicate some...More

Thank Stepsyl14
Reviewed January 6, 2018

So nice to find fresh green juice. Excellent selection. We also tried a banana loaf that they bake fresh daily, it was outstanding. We also couldn't resist the peanut butter chocolate chip cookies and oatmeal cookies. All great!!

Thank samneric
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Great food, friendly people. Everything I ever ordered was good. We stayed in Kona for a month and this was the to go place. Juices were my favorite and bagels. The pancakes are worth the money and very filling

Thank Vrumore
Reviewed December 15, 2017

We enjoy visiting the Big Isle to visit the coffee farms and the coffee houses. If you like dark, bold coffee this is the place for you. We prefer enjoying Kona beans with and light or medium roast. Too good of a bean to over-roast!...More

Thank Sue K
Reviewed December 15, 2017

We had breakfast here -- we are always overjoyed to find a vegan restaurant, especially one that offers breakfast. We even drove about 35 minutes to get there! Staff was super friendly. I had pancakes with bananas and macadamia nuts, 3 huge and delicious pancakes...More

Thank ccgkitten
Reviewed December 5, 2017

Went to the café twice during our recent vacation. As a celiac I'm always excited to find a café & bakery listed as good for gluten free. Unfortunately the gluten free baked goods are all intermingled in the same display case with the regular (wheat)...More

2  Thank Steve C
Reviewed December 3, 2017

Their menu is all vegan/plant-based and there are a bunch of yummy breakfast options. We tried the bagel scrambles and tofu rancheros and all were delicious and very filling. Great coffee too! Our favorite breakfast spot in the area!

Thank herbie_avl
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

We went here twice on our 2 day stay in Kona. We loved their pancakes, cookies, fresh juices, blueberry crumble. Unfortunately coffee machine wasn't working so drip coffee only. Friendly service. Very happy with the GF options as son and i both coeliac. Important -...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
7:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5813 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-5312
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-331-1122
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