Slappy Cakes: Cook Your Own Breakfast

At Slappy Cakes in Lahaina, you have a menu which offers many choices of batters, fillings, and sauces, or syrups. They've been in business since 2009 in Portland, Oregon, and now we have them in Maui! Even though they have suggested selections, you can mix and match anything you want, or even order it from the kitchen. … [Read more...]

Sugar Cane Maui: French Toast and Bacon

My daughter ordered the French Toast with a side of bacon. After a few bites, she decided it was ok if I tried some, too. Not a lot, just enough so I could write about it. Sugar Cane Maui makes their own bacon. That is to say that they marinate it and smoke it themselves. And it shows. Very flavorful. We like it … [Read more...]

Sugar Cane Maui: Short Rib Loco Moco

If you're tired of traditional Loco Moco made with a ground beef patty, try the Short Rib Loco Moco from Sugar Cane Maui. It's made with Asian BBQ braised short ribs, two Haleakala eggs, gravy, and coconut rice. I tried it and was very pleased with the presentation, flavor, and price. The short rib was delicious, … [Read more...]

Koa’s Seaside Grill: Buttermilk Pancakes and Bacon

If you're craving buttermilk pancakes and and an incredible ocean view, Kao's Seaside Gill is the best place on Front Street. The buttermilk pancakes are incredibly light and taste more like a dessert than breakfast. They have a slightly crispy outside and the cake practically melts in your mouth. Our buttermilk … [Read more...]

Koa’s Seaside Grill: French Toast and Bacon

The french toast at Koa's Seaside Grill is made from a secret recipe and is like no other french toast I've ever had. It has a sweet almost fruity or citrusy flavor. Kind of like a Panettone bread pudding. The bacon has a sweet smoky flavor that contrasted the sweetness of the french toast. Together, they made for a … [Read more...]

Koa’s Seaside Grill: Spanish Omelette

The Spanish Omelette at Koa's Seaside Grill tastes as good as it looks. Using the same recipes as The Gazebo in Napili, Koa's Seaside Grill has set the bar high for an affordable quality breakfast on Front Street. The Spanish Omelette is filled with ham, green peppers, onions, and topped with pepper jack cheese and … [Read more...]

Moose McGillycuddy’s: French Toast

My head is like a video camera set on panorama vision, recording as much of the amazing images as my brain will allow as I quickly pass by some of the best restaurants in Maui on my way to work. I dare not stop for too long to inhale the amazing aromas gently floating on the sea breeze or I will never make it to my final … [Read more...]

No Ka Oi Cinnamon Rolls: The Southern Belle

The Southern Belle from No Ka Oi Cinnamon Rolls is similar to their signature cinnamon roll The Goddess with the wonderful addition of pecans. The pecans add a little crunch and some extra flavor to the sweet cinnamon roll topped with rich cream cheese frosting. I enjoyed The Southern Belle with a cup of Maui Grown … [Read more...]

No Ka Oi Cinnamon Rolls: The Goddess

The Goddess from No Ka Oi Cinnamon Rolls is their premier cinnamon roll that features a light flavorful roll topped with a sweet, rich, cream cheese frosting. When paired with a cup of Maui Grown Coffee, this cinnamon roll is the perfect way to start your day on Maui. No Ka ‘Oi Cinnamon Rolls 2435 Ka’anapali Parkway … [Read more...]

Moose McGillycuddy’s: Loco Moco

The Loco Moco at Moose McGillycuddy's is so huge, they need to serve it in a bowl!. The Moose McGillycuddy's Loco Moco comes with a mound of white rice, topped with a hamburger patty, a couple of eggs (any style, we chose over easy), and smothered with onion gravy. The result is a Loco Moco that my son orders every time … [Read more...]