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“Cute little breakfast spot!”
Review of Island Lava Java

Island Lava Java
Ranked #27 of 67 Restaurants in Waikoloa
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$20
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We stopped here for breakfast and really enjoyed it. The food was really good, service was great, and we loved the gentleman playing his music. The coffee was good as well and we liked sitting outside. We felt like this was the best breakfast we had on our vacation and the price was really good as well.

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Thank Gracie27
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

The food is good. The service a bit slow. And the view is the parking lot. But, it's a great little gathering place, especially for the breakfast and coffee crowd.

Thank TaneLove
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you tire of the middling fare and the high prices of the buffet breakfasts at Waikaloa resort hotels, get in the car and drive up your bad self to Lava Java for amazing fresh brewed coffee, baked goods, savory favorites and a nice chill Island vibe.

We liked the relaxed local feel of Lava Java as much as the food offerings. There are two options of coffee- local Kona and the darker roast variety as well as espresso drinks, smoothies and iced teas. Lots of healthy options as well as indulgences are to be found here. Try the beautiful and large sweet roll pastries to appease the sugar fiend in your party. Lots of options for the vegetarian as well.
Come back later for their pizza- also worth a stop.

Waitstaff is warm and helpful with suggestions.

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Thank Vacannes
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Many have raved about the the great breakfasts, but I would like to rave about their hamburgers made from ground chuck sourced from local cattle. It was an excellent burger, so delicious that I would make a detour just to have one. You gotta try it! A word of caution concerning the physical layout, viz., many of the seats are outside. There are a few tables inside along with a small bar-like affair with stools. Our server Tomoto (spl?) was very good.

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Thank ohgeorge
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Delicious breakfast and reasonable prices. Was quite busy and staff seemed a little stressed, but service was good. Food arrived quickly and was most enjoyable. Very well presented and tasted good. Pressure did mean we were left alone a little bit, but not really a problem. Enjoyable music provided by guitarist/singer.

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Thank jono13
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