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Java Kai

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4-1384 Kuhio Hwy # 105, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1675
+1 808-823-6887
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06:00 - 19:00
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Chicago
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A wonderful experience in the middle of Kapaa. Delicious baked goods made fresh from ingredients found on the island. Wonderful coffee choices. I recommened coffee that has been grown from the Kauai Coffee Plantation

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Thank richardbU8055JC
Kailua, Hawaii
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This shop was very busy on a Monday morning but was worth the wait in line. We picked up coffees and breakfast sandwiches on the go and they were wonderful!

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Thank Leanna L
Provo
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large selection of local blends to choose from. We were in Kapaa for 6 days and I enjoyed a different locally grown coffee pretty much every day here. There is usually a line but nothing to lose your mind over. The cookies and treats were also really good - we didn't have a full meal, just a quick grab &... More 

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Thank Blair P
Tampa, Florida
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couple of us came to visit Kauai for 5 days and we came across this coffee breakfast place and it's the best thing ever ! Totally in love with this establishment! We even got us water cups. We tried couple of different things on the menu and everything was excellent.

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Thank jjovanov
Glendale, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I LOVE this place! It has THE best coffee, bagels, Gluten Free Muffins, try the Morning Glory, Iced drinks, Bowls, etc. Don't miss this place!

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Thank elizabethhB8409MQ
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Appealing menu! Cute exterior. Avocado toast was simple but delicious. The dragon bowl had lots of fresh fruit. The blueberry scone was moist but too small! One high chair that we observed.

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Thank Jayhod
El Dorado Hills, California
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134 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a very yummy and creative "chai Kai". That said it was $6 for fancy Tea that would have cost me $4 on the mainland. Cookies were very good. Nice oasis but priced high even for Hawaii.

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Thank Brad D
Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Java Kai is always pumping. There is the most wide varity vegan, gluten free, healthy, vegetarian food that I can't even begin to describe properly the highest quality ingredients. I try to try something new every morning that I come in while on island. I have ordered items online from them and had them delivered to Seattle it worked out... More 

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Thank Rachelle W
Omaha, Nebraska
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303 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It wasn't all bad, but it was far too expensive for what you get. Not to mention, our order got screwed up. The kalua pork breakfast burrito was solid and I would eat it again if someone gave it to me, but I wouldn't go too far out of my way to go to Java Kai again. Plus, it is... More 

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Thank Derek R
Raymore, Missouri
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101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little place. We had waffles, an Acai bowl, and coffee. Probably our best breakfast on the trip! Support this local place; you won't regret it!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 19:00
Monday
06:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 19:00
Thursday
06:00 - 19:00
Friday
06:00 - 19:00
Saturday
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-1384 Kuhio Hwy # 105, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1675
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-823-6887

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?