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A Whale of a Crepe

75-6129 Alii Dr, Alii Gardens Marketplace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2311
+1 907-750-4961
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“sweet crepes” (17 reviews)
“cheesecake” (11 reviews)
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European, French, Healthy, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
75-6129 Alii Dr, Alii Gardens Marketplace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2311
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just a food truck, but every crepe is freshly made with a choice of lots of choices of good, generous fillings. They have a grassy area with tables so you can enjoy your crepes with great kona coffee in the warmth of the sun or...More

1  Thank msdAmerInParis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I never had a crepe like this before...had the captain cook and the nutella banana. I never knew I was a fan of nutella and the crepes light satisfying not filling so of you still have room get the dessert crepe and you will have...More

1  Thank MrJC S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best crepes I ever had. Must try Volcano Crepes. I really enjoyed sweet crepes too. Great job guys!:)

1  Thank YAUHEN A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the Ali’i Road South of Kona there is a terrific little market. I went there to buy OOFOS flip-flops which are the most comfortable flip-flops I’ve ever worn. As we parked the car we saw a little trailer set up, with the sign identifying...More

1  Thank George B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious Crepes! Yum!!! Always exceptional friendly service as well!! Highly recommend you stop!!!!

1  Thank Christina H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Ate there several times. The food was always good. Very personable. Great quality for the money.Looking forward to going back the next trip to Kailua-Kona.

1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A cute little food truck serving up great crepes and coffee drinks. Run by a lovely couple the truck isn't open year round - so if you are lucky enough to be here with they are open this is a must visit.

3  Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

A Whale of a Crepe has gone back to Alaska for the summer. The other booth operators said the crepes were great.

2  Thank napadiner
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Found this delightful van and owners on a walk. Asked for gluten and dairy free crepe which they were concerned would be too dry, but it was delicious. They are very mindful of their responsibilities when serving gluten and dairy free food. We are told...More

3  Thank Touille13
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped here after the open market which is right next door. The crepes are delicious! Chocolate lovers take note of the sweet chocolate crepe! So good!!! The pizza crepe was also very good... could eat all day long.

3  Thank SandraGT2015
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-6129 Alii Dr, Alii Gardens Marketplace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2311
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 907-750-4961
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We are a Creperie located in the Ali'i Gardens Marketplace. We offer a wide variety of fresh, locally grown products, as well as gluten free, and dairy free options. Our outdoor seating is both covered, and uncovered. We are a husband and wife team with no employees so we are very dedicated to providing great food, great service, and an all around great experience at a very reasonable price. So if your looking for a great meal, snack, locally grown coffee, or a fresh fruit smoothie it would be our pleasure to serve you! Mahalo, Maja and Michael Waring
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