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“Best french coffee shop on Maui” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe a la Plage

Cafe a la Plage
Ranked #36 of 167 Restaurants in Kihei
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe, American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Okanagan Falls, Canada
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Best french coffee shop on Maui”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Nested into the Dolphin Placa in Kihei this coffee shop is the place to wake up and meet some locals and newcomers. Great coffees and sndwiches/paninis.

Visited February 2014
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Polish first
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English first
Olympia, Washington
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great little breakfast spot”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stopped in twice during a recent trip to Maui and really enjoyed the bagel sandwich options. The "Little Beach" (egg, cheese, and bacon or ham) on your choice of bagel (I picked a sweet onion bagel) was my favorite. The pineapple-mango smoothie is also wonderful. The staff are warm, gracious, and attentive. The atmosphere is relaxed and casual, with bistro tables and a comfy sofa, as well as a small cluster of PCs for the "internet cafe." Several fun variations of the Mona Lisa grace the walls. The cafe seems to draw a nice mix of travelers and regulars. All in all, a great little spot for a quick, satisfying breakfast.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank MDCasey627
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Lahaina, Hawaii
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190 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Low key great vibe”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is one of those little places that locals know about and keep to themselves. The food is very good-all of the grilled sandwiches are big and have interesting ingredients. They have an espresso bar, good choice of teas, amazing salads and a soup du jour. Sit at a table or cozy up in a plush sofa. The atmosphere is relaxed and comfortable. We go for early lunch after swimming at the beach.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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1 Thank medanne1
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NYC
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136 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“A nice escape”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Sandwiches are freshly made when you order and there is a flair here beyond a regular sandwich shop. They deliver to your table and you feel like you're a cherished guest. We had several paninis over two visits and we enjoyed each one. If you are particular about your coffee, have them make yours fresh instead of out of the carafe.

Visited February 2014
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1 Thank ReneeRon
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Red Deer, Canada
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great breakfast bagel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Stopped in for a quick breakfast one morning. Had a breakfast bagel, eggs, ham, pepper jack,
on an onion bagel. WOW! delicious! The bagel was light, not chewy. Loaded with ham, and tasted fantastic! They brew locally grown and roasted coffee, the best cup of coffee I had out of all the places we ate at. This place will be a regular stop on our visits to Maui

  • Visited April 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank JamesBourne
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