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Buns in the Sun - CLOSED

75-5595 Palani Rd Ste A10, Lanihau Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3136
+1 808-326-2774
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
27 Feb 2016
“The Only Place We Ate At Twice!”
13 Feb 2016
“Great Find”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Hawaiian, Vegan Options
75-5595 Palani Rd Ste A10, Lanihau Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3136
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Reviewed 27 February 2016

My husband and I grabbed breakfast here and sat on the patio before heading to kayak and snorkel Kealakekua Bay. We enjoyed it so much that we got breakfast sandwiches again the next day, to-go, for our next adventure. Great food and fast service.

Thank Wolverine0610
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Googled to try to find a place to pick up some breakfast muffins and came across Buns in the sun. It was located right down the street from the Marriott Courtyard. Stopped by and picked up some fruit scones and Mango Muffins. Both were really...More

Thank tricia54
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We loved this place on our last trip to Kona so were looking forward to returning. We got the Kahlua breakfast plate - it was ok, not as good on our previous trip and price much increased - almost $10 seemed a bit steep.

1  Thank Jeannine F
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We ate here three times during our five day trip to Kona. Breakfast is basic but delish. They have fresh pastries, omelets, breakfast sandwiches and great coffee. Everything appeared to be made there and fresh. Lunch was also great. Good place for a sandwich and...More

Thank Megs98198
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Our Kailani tour took us by Buns in the sun to pick up lunch for our volcano tour. Not only were there so many goodies to choose from, the lunch was delicious at the mana kea rest stop.

Thank MarcieLeach
Reviewed 2 January 2016

While the food tasted good, we were appalled at the lack of care in its preparation. As we watched one of the food preparers, who was wearing gloves, hitched up the zipper fly on her pants, left the counter to take a phone call with...More

Thank wilsonemct
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We had Buns in the Sun for breakfast on our way to the beach. It was a local place, which I love. They had a ton of options, but we opted for the Croissant with Ham and Egg. The ham was cooked inside of the...More

Thank Aggiedude82
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Was so surprised at how great the food was here. Service was fast, friendly and some of the best all week. Had a breakfast sandwich on the way to the airport and it was so very good! Outside dining available and the baked goods looked...More

Thank lindas3440
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Stopped for breakfast here. Menu has large selection to choose from. Had the special cornbeef hash and eggs. Others had French toast. Food was good. Baked goods looked taste. Prices were very affordable and great for Kona.

Thank Joann P
Reviewed 27 October 2015

I came here one morning and had an okay breakfast, nothing bad, but nothing special. I had a Croissant with egg, bacon and cheese, $3.94. It was good. Also had a slice of Sweet Corn Bread which was very dry, and a Coconut Muffin, which...More

Thank Nanci K
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5595 Palani Rd Ste A10, Lanihau Center, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3136
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-326-2774
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