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“Great food and superb coffe !!”
Review of El Cafe

El Cafe
Ranked #2 of 57 Restaurants in Paihia
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $11
Cuisines: Latin, South American, Central American
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night
Description: Funky looking small Cafe with a quality coffee; awesome latin style food and refreshing drinks. All this with a free high speed WIFI and good prices.
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
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“Great food and superb coffe !!”
Reviewed May 3, 2014

Love the place. Super good atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing food (you
must try the sandwiches). Also free wifi. 5 stars!

  • Visited March 2014
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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
428 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
“Brownies to die for!”
Reviewed April 25, 2014

Great little cafe that is popular amongst the backpacker community (probably for it's free WiFi) but does good smoothies and the chocolate brownies are addictive

Visited March 2014
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Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Good Coffee”
Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

One of the best if not the best coffee I've had in a while. Their menu looks good too and cheap so looking forward to trying it out later.

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2 reviews
“Perfect!”
Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

This little cafe is great! We went three times in our visit to Paihia. The chap who runs it really knows his stuff- the coffee is wonderful (and I'm REALLY fussy about my coffee!) the milkshakes are generous and creamy, the burritos and quesadillas and huevos rancheros are as good as you would get in LA, Brooklyn, Fitzroy or Darlinghurst. This guy isn't trying to rule the world- he's just doing a small thing in a small place but he's doing it really well and he deserves all the success he gets!

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Thank Louise C
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Hamilton, New Zealand
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Good coffee”
Reviewed April 16, 2014

The coffee was good, we were going to try the food, but never got around to it. However the food was fairly priced, especially in a town where most everything is priced for tourist.

Visited April 2014
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