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Kalapawai Historic Market

306 S Kalaheo Ave, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3162
+1 808-262-4359
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Great coffee

If you want great fresh made coffee. Go to the Kalapawai market. The food is good and the people... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
Kailua, Hawaii
via mobile
We'll be back!

Many times we've tried to visit but were unable to find parking. We lucked out finally and enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2016
Portland, Oregon
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  • Average9%
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12 Jan 2017
“Great coffee”
5 Jun 2016
“We'll be back!”
306 S Kalaheo Ave, Kailua, Oahu, HI 96734-3162
+1 808-262-4359
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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

If you want great fresh made coffee. Go to the Kalapawai market. The food is good and the people are nice.

Thank celticfcmad
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Many times we've tried to visit but were unable to find parking. We lucked out finally and enjoyed the chicken salad and the turkey cranberry sandwich. Both a most excellent choice! If only they served cold beer for dining in! Anxious to return and try...More

Thank KLH
Reviewed 5 February 2015

This place pretty much stocks everything, food to prepare, prepared food,alcohol,dry goods, deli stuff, it's like a one stop shop. Some items are pretty pricey but it's well worth going there to save the hassle of having to drive into the shopping precinct, especially if...More

Thank salchisholm
Reviewed 6 January 2015

If you are going to Kailua Beach, stop at the Kalapawai Market to pick up beverages or fresh, made-to-order sandwiches or, for that matter, just about anything else you'll need. The market serves the local community and is just a short drive from the beach...More

Thank Warren F
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I was there on a Saturday. There was a grumpy teenager outside making burgers in a thick cloud of smoke. Despite his unenthusiastic appearance, it was the best burgers I've had in ages. Also had a very good latte. Will be back next time I'm...More

Thank gavagai18
Reviewed 4 May 2014

Had heard quite a bit about this place, that if going to the beach to stop there for snacks and drinks. And though they do have snacks and drinks they also have you by the ... There were 4 of us and we bought a...More

Thank Dutch5995
Reviewed 8 January 2014

The Kalapawai Market is a great place to stop for a take out or eat in lunch while in Kailua. The sandwiches are fantastic and the New Zealand Meat Pies are brilliant! Be alert for crowds. Parking is tough but doable. Expect a wait. This...More

1  Thank Schmeis
Reviewed 25 June 2013

i loved this market a little bit for everyone did this when i was in port on the pride of america i just love Kona it is a very special place so if you can get there you wont be sorry

Thank sandra k
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Great market to stop for a cup of coffee and a walk on the beach. Lot of sundry supplies and nice selection of wines. The deli offers a variety of sandwiches, wraps, and salads for breakfast, lunch and dinner take out. This is a local...More

1  Thank Tbasler
Reviewed 24 October 2012

This is a great place to stop by for sandwiches before heading to the beach. Great sandwiches, local coffee, milk, juices, etc. walking distance to Kailua beach.

1  Thank czapata
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