If you want to kick your day into high gear, set your sights on Java Café in Kihei. At this modern coffee shop, they brew up all the best hot, iced, and blended coffee drinks to order plus so much more. Is coffee not quite your thing? Then, you can get freshly made protein shakes instead, all of which feature local ingredients sourced from nearby suppliers.
On top of that, they have organic cold-pressed juices prepared by The Maui Cold Pressed Juicery available in their cold case. Each flavor features a bright, nutrient-rich mix of fruits and vegetables, such as carrots, cucumber, pineapple, pear, and kale. Then, they add ginger, mint, turmeric, and other herbs and spices to bring even more nutrients into the mix. All their juices come in reusable mason jars that you can bring back for discounts, drink size upgrades, and other bonuses.
The team doesn’t stop at freshly prepared drinks either, although they definitely could. They also sell the most popular 100% Hawaiian coffee beans by the pound, including Ka’anapali Moka Peaberry, Waialua Fancy, and Kauai Estate Reserve. Flavored coffee varieties are on tap as well, like the ever-popular Hula Pie beans.
Although they could just let the drinks bring in the crowds, they go one step further by serving a wide variety of breakfast and lunch fare as well. Their Egg Sandwiches, Berry Bagels, and other scrumptious treats serve as a great way to start your day. Then, they keep the great food coming all day by rolling out their cold sandwiches, hot paninis, and fresh wraps as well.
Once you decide between all the amazing options on their menu, you can grab a seat inside and get ready for all the goodness to come your way. Their indoor and outdoor seating is plenty comfortable, plus they offer free wi-fi during your visit. The lowkey vibe completes the picture of perfection, encouraging you to get cozy and enjoy your stay.
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For an icy cold coffee filled with sweet, creamy flavors, you cannot go wrong with the Kahlua Cream. They create this drink by brewing up their espresso as needed for the 12-, 16-, and 20-ounce cups. After that, they put their coffee over ice and add a splash of half and half, Irish cream, and vanilla syrup.
Hulk Organic Cold Pressed Juice
If you manage to get your hands on their Hulk Organic Cold Pressed Juice, get ready for a flavor experience unlike any other. This drink features a unique mix of cucumber, apple, celery, lemon, and kale. As if that’s not enough, ginger and spirulina join the fruits and veggies to shake things up even more.
Salmon Freshness Toasts
The Salmon Freshness Toasts offers rich, smoky flavor in every bite, serving as a great way to elevate your day. This entrée begins with two lightly toasted slices of homestyle bread smothered in cream cheese. Smoked salmon goes over that before walnuts and sesame seeds get sprinkled on top to bring it all together.
Their indoor and outdoor seating is a fantastic place to land when you need to rest up, but you can also take your selections on the road. Just let them know that you’d like to take your items to go, and then set your sights on the nearby beaches. You can access the waterfront by going south to Lipoa Street Beach or head north to explore Waipuilani Park. Either way, you’re sure to enjoy the breathtaking views while you nosh on all your coffeeshop favorites.
-Before ordering, check out the many blackboards all around the counter to see if there are any specials you’d like to try.
-Want discounts on pastries and drinks? Come in from 3pm to 6pm for happy hour.