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Hanalei Wake-Up Cafe

5- 5144 Kuhio Highway, Kauai, HI 96714
+1 808-826-5551
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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“french toast” (37 reviews)
“cinnamon rolls” (48 reviews)
“granola” (9 reviews)
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5- 5144 Kuhio Highway, Kauai, HI 96714
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice quick breakfast. Good food. Interesting ambiance. Overall pleasant reasonable priced breakfast out there f resorts

Thank bibbbbyybb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for breakfast before exploring Hanalei beach. The server was very welcoming and helpful. Our order was handled very quickly. The cinnamon roll was huge -- do plan to share! We wanted to get on about our day of exploring and appreciated the quick and...More

Thank easyrv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Hanalei this week and thought we’d visit this cute breakfast place we drove by (should’ve checked TripAdvisor first). The hostess/server was rude from the second we stepped foot in the restaurant. She continued to make rude comments to other customers who came in...More

Thank BSMI
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

The Over the Falls was good if you are a bread pudding fan. The eggs were fine. Nothing fancy. The Mac nut cinnamon roll was good but be prepared to share. It’s big.

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This restaurant has probably seen better days. Open only for breakfast it is a bit ragged. Food was partially prepared ahead of time (bacon and potatoes), egg was not. Husband tried one of the cinnamon rolls and didn’t finish it and he can eat anything....More

Thank Annie19a
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Our resort recommended this location in Hanalei for breakfast. It is small with some tables on the balcony. The establishment is dirty with simple plastic seating. We sat inside to avoid the morning sun. We could make better eggs at home. The menu is not...More

Thank ald233
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Easy to find but the workers need to learn how to deal pleasantly with their patrons. Th only thing good was their cinnamon Danish. Their eggs looked like their were laid nmby a pigmy chicken. It appeared as if the one egg was cut in...More

Thank GARY W
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Gosh - with a great location, they could do so much better! Food was average. Not inspired or interesting. With some creativity, this place could corner the breakfast market in Hanalai!!!

Thank jujubean4
Reviewed 13 December 2017

went for breakfast one morning and since my wife decided to sleep in, asked to have some pancakes to go, when I finished my breakfast. Was told by the chef, "they don't make breakfast to go", and finally after discussing "why not' with her, she...More

Thank chuck6969
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We came here after reading several 4-5 star reviews. Our experience was way different. The waitress was very rude. Food is very expensive. Coffee is $4 and good luck getting a refill. She came to the table 3 times to get our order, bring our...More

Thank Bryan R
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5- 5144 Kuhio Highway, Kauai, HI 96714
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai
  • Phone Number: +1 808-826-5551
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