If you love Hawaii, then you will definitely fall in love with Kihei. The scenes are amazing, the people are incredible but the breakfast is what really makes the place pop. Below is a look at some of the most amazing breakfast places in the area:
1. Kihei Caffe
A popular breakfast place, a local favorite.
Kihei Caffe has over 40 breakfast items to choose from. Needless to say, the place is often packed on most mornings. They have good rotation and their service is rapid therefore the long lines move quickly enough for you to have made up your mind on which item from their diverse menu you would like to have. Here, you place your order and get your seat outside. They have a cash only system but they have an ATM inside to take care of that visitor who is not aware of the policy.
This restaurant is a place for quick but big breakfast; the portions are very big. A good place to sit down have breakfast as the sun gleams over you.
Kihei Caffe is located South Kihei Road, Kihei, Hawaii 96753.
2. 808 Bistro
The 808 Bistro describes itself as ‘A neighborhood restaurant with a downtown feel.’
The restaurant has a chilled, laid back and open feel that allows both family and adult settings. It is located just across the beach and would therefore be a good pick for when you want to relax at the beach later. Their breakfast menu is the usual breakfast meal suspects- with a classical twist.
The restaurant is located on 808 Scarsdale Avenue, Scarsdale,
3. 808 Deli
808 Deli is well known for its wide selection of sandwiches and banana pudding. The restaurant has affordable breakfast menus and serves large portions as well. Apart from the normal breakfast menus, it has salads, specialty sandwiches, paninis, gourmet hotdogs and a Keiki menu.
This is a great place to grab and go or eat in. It has limited space at the front but some sitting space at the back. In the event you want a take-away, you can call and order and find it ready.
It is located on 2511 South Kihei road suite 102 right across the beach, so why sit in?
4. 5 Palm Restaurant
5 Palm Restaurant is the place to go when you need a strong breakfast. A breakfast selection would contain high quality coffee and freshly squeezed fruit juice; generally, their food quality is excellent.
With a beautiful view of the white coastline of the Keawakapu beach, 5 Palms restaurant is however not the cheapest breakfast point in the area but the service is worth it.
It is located on 2960 South Kihei Road, Mana Kai Resort.
5. Maui Pie
Maui Pie gives you a feel of having a home breakfast. With simple décor, pies on display and a see in kitchen (almost like a warm home) one can enjoy breakfast with family, friends and even alone. The mood is so cozy and warm that the menu is even written on a chalk board.
The menu has a great breakfast selection and is very reasonably priced. They serve Fruit pies, Cream Pies, Cinamon Rolls, Muffins and Cookies. This is the place for the person who wants to have breakfast at a home away from home.
6. Moose McGillycuddy’s
Breakfast at Moose is for a laid-back day, after a long night of fun. Perfect for a visiting tourist or the fun-loving locals. It offers mome cooked style breakfasts, with basics like two eggs, bacon or sausage. It has lots of casual but authentic choices on the breakfast menu and also free coffee refills. You can either go light or heavy on the meals they do not limit.
It has a very simple low-key setting and a nice view of the ocean if you take a table on the outside patio.
It is a great breakfast place and you can take advantage of the buy-one-get-one free coupon that is in most tourist coupon books.
It is located on 2511 S Kihei road, Kihei, HI 96753.
7. Nalu’s South Shore Grill
Nalu’s South Shore Grill is a nice little hidden gem for breakfast in Kihei. It offers delicious breakfast with very interesting options. The food reflects the local Hawaiian foods. This restaurant is fit for family and for someone that has a keen eye on healthy options.
At this restaurant, you order food and it is then delivered to your table. As you wait, you can serve yourself with complimentary vegetable or fruit infused water, lemon, cucumber and grapefruit.
Once the food is served, you will notice the very creative presentation, delicious, with something for everyone.
It is a very spacious restaurant (great for families and pets), has a local vibe to it and is known for fresh, creative salads, sandwiches and fun.
8. Fabiani’s Bakery and Pizza
Fabiani’s Bakery and Pizza is an answered prayer for the pizza and pastry lovers. It offers a variety of baked goods fit for a great breakfast. The breakfast menu does not only consist of pizza and your typical baked treats but also waffles, eggs benedict, omelets, coffee, morning cocktails and cold beverages.
A warm family setting with an outdoor play area for the children,
It is your basic simple place, with a comfortable and a pleasant atmosphere. You can have your breakfast at this point or take your pastries on the go.
9. Three’s Bar and Grill
Three’s Bar and Grill is an entertainment place that serves as a great breakfast spot in Kihei. They have a nice patio that enables a relaxing casual breakfast. This restaurant if for someone who wants a mellow, chilled out morning meal. They have live music during breakfast (that goes all day long) that contributes to the ambience. They also have a wide TV in the main dining area where one can catch sports and stuff. This restaurant offers a delightful way to start your day.
Their menu is extensive, with a wide variety of Eggs Benedict; they have something for everyone.
You can make reservation or to go orders.
10. Fred’s Mexican Restaurant
Fred’s Mexican Restaurant is a great spot for breakfast and very popular. The menu offers a lot of choices and they even let you make substitutes. At Fred’s, you have breakfast as you enjoy good views. It is your regular breakfast place that will give you what you are already familiar with when it comes to selection.