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Java Kai

4-1384 Kuhio Hwy # 105, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1675
+1 808-823-6887
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“smoothie” (36 reviews)
“avocado toast” (17 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-1384 Kuhio Hwy # 105, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1675
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved this place! We had just eaten lunch but their menu looked impressive. Definitely worth giving it a try!

Thank lemathers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here to get coffee and some breakfast and let me tell you that its the best breakfast with coffee combined!. I ordered my regular Americano with room for cream and off the breakfast menu I got the "Fetta Mo Betta"; which is a bagel...More

Thank ParadiseTreasures
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Java Kai is a small coffee shop and cafe offering breakfast and lunch. Awesome açaí bowls, breakfast burrito, pulled pork sandwiches, etc. We went here 3 times during our 5 days on Kauai. The employees are very friendly too. Definitely a place to check out.

Thank Chase B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Usually a solid option when the barista can do latte art with almond milk. Per my barista bro working at Blue Bottle in LA. Trendy little spot in Kapa’a. Great service, pastries are amazing. Not limited to vegan, but available. Surfers Breakfast sandwich with bacon...More

Thank Erin Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for good coffee in Kapaa - go to Java Kai. They are local, have great coffee's with good variety plus they offer sandwiches and pastries as well. You can tell they're good because there was always a line when we went or...More

Thank MJantsch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Java Kai was excellent both times we stopped in, once for coffee and lunch and a return visit for more caffeine. Great vibe, friendly employees and excellent food and drink. Pro tip: If it's busy out front, go around to the parking lot behind the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So, at first I was not wanting to visit this establishment. Looks super trendy. But I gave it a shot. Went back multiple times. Other than the amazing coffee. The food is perfection. Flavors of everything we ordered were better than expected. Fresh, flavorful. Best...More

Thank blessedbutlers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of our favorite places on all of Kauai. We always make sure to stop in here (daily) when we're on the island. :)

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a coconut latte, Nitro Brew (which I looove) and a quick small breakfast :) We had the Avo and Toast and the Bacon, Egg Avo Toast. Excellent and quite busy but amazing! Come early to grab a table outside :)

Thank D2135
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place rocks! The food is healthy and super tasty and it all looks amazing! So happy to have found this jewel on the island!

Thank sara r
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15 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Sean G |
Yep, house baked gluten-free bread can be substituted. Also have gluten free wraps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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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