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“Must go for breakfast”
Review of Tip Top

Tip Top
Ranked #9 of 123 Restaurants in Lihue
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $7 - $7
Cuisines: Hawaiian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went twice on a recent two week trip to the island. Pick your pancake toppings: Mac nuts, banana, pineapple and do pour plenty of coconut syrup on top. Loco Moco has lots of tasty gravy. Ask for fried rice. You'll be back.

Thank Susan R
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Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

The cafe is set up with all booths - it has a low-key diner feel - not fancy - there appeared to be a good mix of locals and visitors - breakfast was awesome!! We had the banana/macadamia pancakes, loco moco, breakfast platter - all of it was YUMMY!!! I highly recommend this place!!!

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Reviewed July 14, 2014

You'll drive up and wonder if this is the right place. It is. Leave. Most of the reviews mention the breakfast. We weren't there in time for breakfast. Perhaps your breakfast experience would be different from the rest of the menu.

Several of us had a burger. The lady waiting on us couldn't identify the meat. True story. She verified it was neither beef nor bison. She just didn't know what it was. We were done. We sort of like to know what we are consuming.

The rave reviews are baffling, but again we didn't have the breakfast. I wouldn't go back to try it though.

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Thank S H
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Reviewed July 13, 2014

Good local kin food. See heard a lot about the ox tail soup and it was pretty good. Not fancy, but large portions.

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Thank Don H
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Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Great little place for pancakes, the pineapple banana Mac nut pancakes with guava jam are to die for. If you want regular pancakes they are awesome as well. The eggs, bacon, were good, but come here for the cakes.

Service is speedy, even though it was 10 deep in line, we were seated in less than 10 minutes. Lot's of locals eating the ox tail soup & loco moco if that's your thing.

Thank Pat A
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