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A Whale of a Crepe

75-6129 Alii Dr, Alii Gardens Marketplace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2311
+1 907-750-4961
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sweet crepes” (23 reviews)
“cheesecake” (13 reviews)
“ham” (3 reviews)
European, Healthy, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
75-6129 Alii Dr, Alii Gardens Marketplace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2311
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The crepes are Delicious. There is a nice variety in the menu and the prices are reasonable.Unfortunately, they are only here in Hawaii a small portion of the year and are not open in the summer.

1  Thank William H
Reviewed 27 March 2018

It is just a food trailer but don't let that fool you. The food is great and everything is made from scratch. You order and pay at the window then they bring your food to your open air table. The food was so good, this...More

3  Thank Capnhi9er
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Ordered the Mauna Kea crepe and the GF Paradise crepe. So good. The gluten free crepes are made to order so I waiting a little longer so they could make the crepe from scratch. Worth the wait. Sweet, fresh without being too sweet. My spouse...More

1  Thank louisethecat
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Vegetarian crepe and fruit filled crepe were both excellent! Also loved chatting with the owners and playing with their adorable dachshund.

1  Thank LeighAnna R
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This food truck has been at Alii Gardens for a number of years and it took this long for me to be in the mood to try it out. Lots of options on what to fill the crepe with. I had the one full of...More

1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Have eaten here several times over the last 3 years (during Month of February). Our most recent experience on two occasions this past February, we noticed that the amount of toppings for the two different ( 'sweet" crepes) we had was disappointing. Had rated outstanding...More

2  Thank Richard S
Crêpe W, Owner at A Whale of a Crepe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Aloha Richard, I apologize that you feel like the Crêpe was short on toppings. I assure you that we haven’t changed our recipes and hope that we don’t disappoint you next time. I take full responsibility for this short coming and don’t offer any excuses,...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Miya & Michael offer amazing crepes in Alii Gardens market setting -- our fave is the Captain Cook crepe, but our friends loved the Mediterrean one also. It's worth the short 1.5 mile trip from Kona village to this cute market to get these awesome...More

Thank singaporemarsha
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I work across the street sometimes. Always have wanted to try because I love crepes! Was amazing! Was very good portion. I could of shared if I had been with someone. Perfect for a short lunch break. I also got an espresso perfect pick me...More

2  Thank LeeLee L
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

The crepes are delicious! A young couple from Alaska living their dream of travel . We had sweet and savory and I couldn’t decide which one was better. The plates were nice hard plastic with a very clean table setting. I highly recommend you give...More

1  Thank PaulineAnn28
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful late breakfast with both sweet and savory fresh made crepes - fresh ingredients and each individually prepared. Enthusiastic owners who are very personable. A can’t miss.

Thank dmnelson48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-6129 Alii Dr, Alii Gardens Marketplace, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2311
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 907-750-4961
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We are a Creperie located in the Ali'i Gardens Marketplace. We offer a wide variety of fresh, locally grown products, as well as gluten free, and dairy free options. Our outdoor seating is both covered, and uncovered. We are a husband and wife team with no employees so we are very dedicated to providing great food, great service, and an all around great experience at a very reasonable price. So if your looking for a great meal, snack, locally grown coffee, or a fresh fruit smoothie it would be our pleasure to serve you! Mahalo, Maja and Michael Waring
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