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Surf Break Cafe

17 Haili St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2801
+1 808-934-8844
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe
17 Haili St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2801
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Reviewed yesterday

This was my favorite place to stop for a beverage, burrito, or brunch..mostly the beverage. The Dorian made with orange juice instead of milk..my favorite! The food is good and there is enough to fill you up even my Army boys got a fill from...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to grab a smoothie and a breakfast burrito. Portions are big and the food is really good. Staff is super-friendly.

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The turkey cranberry wrap was huge and very tasty. The Acai bowl was OK, the only fruit in it was banana. It's not a fancy place. Line up to place your order from what's on the blackboard. They bring your food out to your table...More

Thank FarFlungStarling
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I ordered a breakfast Burrito and it was filled to the max. Tasty and filling. Next was the Peppermint Mocha which was also to be desired for.

Thank Kathleen H
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Good place to get coffee, sit, relax and use wifi. Food is of the omelette, wraps style served in paper containers and plastic cutleries. Quick eat cafeteria style. Trendy place. Nothing for the gluten sensitive person.

Thank firstlady2017
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Minimalist cafe in the middle of town. They did a nice açaí bowl and breakfast burrito. Coffee also good.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Like most places on the Island it is not cheap. We wanted to go here because it was close, and it was on our list for cheap places. Honestly, don't expect anything cheap on the Island. We bought a couple of drinks, a scone and...More

Thank Daniela88F
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Surf Break Cafe is a no frills kind of place with decently good food. The acai bowls are excellent but so is the Triple Crown breakfast wrap (I get it as a bowl). They have recently started sharing space with a donut shop so there...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We went here for breakfast after we landed in Hilo. It seems like a healthy place to eat and 3 out of 4 of us were very happy with our meals. The panini was bland and the bread kind of shiny. But the eggs and...More

Thank Sher841
Reviewed 13 August 2017

After a busy morning and visit to the local farmer's market, we stopped here for a quick bite and drink. Delicious wrap and frap which was very refreshing. Relaxing and no fuss. We'll come back again.

Thank richardcoates260714
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Haili St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2801
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-934-8844
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