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Java Kai

4-1384 Kuhio Hwy # 105, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1675
+1 808-823-6887
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoothie” (36 reviews)
“avocado toast” (15 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll 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 yesterday

The place was open at 5:30pm so we went in to get dinner but was told they don't serve food after 3pm. No signs visible to notify the lack of food after 3.

Thank CEO D
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is an institution in Kapa'a. This is always our first stop after the rental car counter. Great place to catch th local vibe.....Slow down...relax....enjoy the coffee and acai. Truly friendly local staff. They absolutely "get it"

Thank Greg J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Many told us this is the place for breakfast in Kapaa. We had egg breakfast in mind. However when it came to ordering, we both elected to have the açai bowl. In addition we each had an aloha bar (chocolate, coconut, shortbread, condensed milk). Both...More

Thank ResponsibleTraveler
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Java Kai three times for breakfast during our time in Kauai. The breakfast menu is excellent, varied, and with multiple vegetarian options. There's a fantastic choice of drinks - juices, smoothies, coffees - to go with your food. It's a busy but laid...More

Thank Euler01
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here several times during our trip to Kauai. The food was amazing!! We tried the acai bowl, muffin, avocado toast, and burrito which were all delicious! Both the coffee and lattes are great too. The cafe can be busy but spots usually free...More

Thank LauraMarieClareRoss
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited in thw morning and they seem to do a brisk business. The line moved quickly. Everything we tried was very good. It all looked very good.

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best coffee in town! The staff is friendly and the coffee great. There is free WiFi for 30minutes, which can be useful for tourists.

Thank Gross D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After eating lunch elsewhere I had a craving for coffee and something sweet. With a random search on my phone I found Java Kai. The outside of the building reminds me of old Hawaii. Inside feel is like an old flower mill with a sales...More

Thank DonVito2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These folks really know their coffee/espresso/latte, etc. (and we are coffee addicts), and we tried the baked goods and fell totally in love. Very pleasant staff and friendly vibe.

Thank Yankee L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just recently visited the very trendy Java Kai in Kapaa on our first day in Kauai and my husband and I both had the breakfast burritos.He had the one with bbq sauce and it was really delicious. I ordered just the regular egg/potato burrito...More

Thank Candiantravelfan22
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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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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