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Protea Cafe - CLOSED

2045 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5118
+1 808-942-0999
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jun 2015
“Excellent breakfast menu”
9 May 2015
“Cafe Italia has expresso coffee”
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2045 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5118
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Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Get the Acai Beery bowl! It was made fresh with banana, strawberry, pineapple, watermelon, blueberry, Acai, granola, and Greek yogurt. We also had the mushroom omelette and blueberry muffin. Staff were friendly and efficient. Prices reasonable and atmosphere was comfortable.

Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Yay another expresso coffee spot in the coffee wilderness that is Honolulu. I like mine strong so ordered an extra shot. Staff are very friendly. I would say that the coffee here is better than at Bills Sydney and its cheaper too (note, still expensive...More

Thank Lattegirl72
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

We are staying in the Luana apartments and decided to wander to the local food festival. Which was ver crowded. Came back to the Luana and decided to eat at The Cafe Italia. The food was freshly prepared and was lovely. The staff excellent. Roberto...More

Thank Aussietourist48
Reviewed 5 May 2015

This is a new restaurant right next to the hotel lobby. It's now called Café Italia. The staff is extremely friendly and focused on your having an enjoyable dining experience. The best way to describe the food is “fresco e delizioso” (fresh and delicious). The...More

Thank Marc G
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

Had breakfast and dinner at the cafe. Food was excellent at both meals. They just opened 3 weeks prior. Now called Italia, not Protea. Chairs and tables are very low, if you are tall.

2  Thank CEmm54
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

The cafe is outside the Luana hotel, it's changed the name to Cafe Italia ( I think) Very friendly staff and great food, you must try Acai bowl for breakfast

Thank Anna W
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This small cafe, only holds about 20 people . Only 1 or 2 cooks, but the breakfast are very good.. Right next to Luana Hotel. Service is good, only if the place isn't full, then wait is over 30 min. But we really enjoyed the...More

Thank mobandi
Reviewed 19 February 2015

great ramen, great appetizers. trendy, fun atmosphere. not in waikiki but its relatively close locals and tourists will like lucky belly belly bowl is a must great drink selection

Thank Casey808
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Had our breakfast here every morning...really enjoyed it and had no reason to go anywhere else. Staff was great, food was great and it was really convenient

1  Thank almostmartha
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Great food and very fresh. Really well priced and the staff couldn't be more helpful. We ate there 4 times.

Thank Leanne D
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2045 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-5118
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Honolulu
  • Phone Number: +1 808-942-0999
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