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The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

2040 Kuhio Ave, Ambassador Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2101
+1 808-944-5027
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“iced mocha” (2 reviews)
“every morning” (7 reviews)
“great coffee” (7 reviews)
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5:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Hours
2040 Kuhio Ave, Ambassador Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2101
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent service. The croissants are amazing! It was nice to have a location at the base of my hotel so I didn't have to trek through the city.

Thank regretfreeJY
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

We’d gladly walk past several big chain coffee shops to get this delicious coffee. BUT the pretentious, indifferent, unfriendly staff don’t have to worry about us interrupting their smartphone addiction again. Great coffee with service that was an epic fail.

Thank Ken L
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We ordered iced coffees as per the billboard at the front of the counter. When the complacent server rung it it they were considerably more. When I told her of the error, she had to look at the poster and commented the price has gone...More

Thank Carlo D
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Had breakfast here several days a week while staying across the street at The Luana Hotel and Suites. Lady explained in details what the coffees were to ensure I got what I liked. Boxing Day saw them run out of milk, but alternatives were suggested...More

Thank 2shopaholics
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Local chain, better coffee than Starbucks. Limited breakfast items. Known for iced drinks but hot coffee is quite good.

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Love stopping for a plantation tea in the middle of the afternoon when walking my daughters dog, Edison!

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Staff are great but the coffee is just perfect. Just across the road from our hotel the Luana Waikiki.

Thank annmareeclarke
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Got a great latte every morning and loved it. Quick and courteous staff and good quality beans. Go for it

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

but I also had lovely lychee iced tea on the rocks...and breakfast for a couple, though I was only one...enjoyed it with the birds for company and such a relaxing time it was

Thank capricornia52
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I didn't have to look far for a great cup of morning coffee! This coffee shop was directly across the street from my hotel and so it was convenient. I found that the folks behind the counter were friendly and produced a wonderful cup of...More

Thank Lubmac
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2040 Kuhio Ave, Ambassador Hotel, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-944-5027
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