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“Great Breakfast!!”

Hanalei Wake-Up Cafe
Ranked #379 of 508 Restaurants in Kauai
Price range: $0 - $8
Cuisines: American, Cafe
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
haena
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
“Great Breakfast!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2013

Family run place. Breakfast only. Take time to look at all the pictures on the wall. My favorite is the 1/2/papaya with homemade granola. All the food is good

Visited January 2013
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English first
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Excellent Choice For Breakfast”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2013

Hanalei's Wake Up Cafe has been dispensing excellent breakfasts until their 11 AM closing time for decades. Fine service and good food in a quaint restaurant along the main North Shore Kuhio Highway. Lots of surfer photos grace its simple walls.

Visited May 2012
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Bellevue, Washington
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144 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Among the be better breakfast choices in Hanalei”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2013

Let me say at the outset that this rating is based on comparisons to other restaurants in Kauai. Compared to breakfast places on the mainland the rating would be lower. The menu is limited, portions are not generous, and prices high. Breakfast for three came to $35 without tip. The French toast and omelets are good, not great. That said, this is probably one of the best breakfast choices in Hanalei.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank Bliss62
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Seattle, Washington
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Nice Wake-up!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2013

Only open for a few hours in the morning but it is worth stopping in. Classic breakfast- eggs, sausage and toast. The mac nut cinnamon roll was a hit!

Visited December 2012
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Thank Morgan M
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Copper Canyon, Texas
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“The place for early morning coffee”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2013

These guys open really early, and they roast the best coffee in Hanalei. Great selection of teas, pastries and small gift items as well.

Visited January 2013
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