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The Breakwater Cafe

££ - £££Cafe, European,
Point Cruz, Honiara, Guadalcanal Island, Solomon Islands
+677 23442
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Point Cruz, Honiara, Guadalcanal Island, Solomon Islands
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41 - 50 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 14 September 2016

Just beside the ocean, the location is top! Service and lunch meal were also excellent. Unfortunately no wifi anymore

Thank Ushi-Guide
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The Breakwater Cafe is a lovely oasis of calm, right in the middle of Point Cruz, just next door to the Solomon Kitano Mendana hotel. The service is gracious, and they have great coffee and good food. Although a little pricey, it's worth it for...More

Thank Adrian J
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very modern and an excellent assortment of fresh food and drink. Airconditioned , clean and comfortable with fabulous views of Iron Bottom sound.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 10 September 2016

good food and great staff , maybe best option in Honiara but not open after 4pm . There are also nice meals at the restaurant next to the King Solomon and the Hotel I refer to as Hotel M for lack of a good memory...More

Thank rivers007
Reviewed 6 September 2016

yep, you read it... great coffee. What a surprise it was to find a cafe in the Solomon Islands that made a proper espresso coffee all the way from tempering the milk to steeping the beans. This place reminds me of a nice, surfside cafe...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Down a long lane between the Women's Market and the Mendana hotel on Mendana Ave, the waterfront location is perfect inside or out. Aircon or sea breeze, both have comfortable places for a quick coffee, weekend brunch or work lunch. I ordered my favourite bush...More

Thank Yandinagirl
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A clean and cozy cafe in the capital of Solomon Islands with breathtaking seaview, great coffee and friendly staff. It's the place for relaxation and chill from the hot weather.

Thank SiHoong
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

A Sunday morning coffee at Breakwater looking out through the front windows you could be anywhere in the world. Quite relaxing and the right place for a Sunday morning whether meeting others or just something to do.

Thank Mark9janene
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Great sea view. Very cozy. The drink was fab. Great to hang out and chill. Very friendly staff. Nice and peaceful.

Thank Akmal A
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The selection of food and hot drinks here rivals the best of cafe's back in the UK making it a standout in Honiara. While the food is slightly more expensive than you would expect it is tasty and the selection is broad. The air con...More

Thank HooverDoc
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20 September 2015|
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Response from Sinabada55 | Reviewed this property |
They have just a small number (3 or 4) of luxury apartments for long term rental and they are in high demand due to the location and the turnover of tenants is not high. There are no rooms or short term rentals available... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Point Cruz, Honiara, Guadalcanal Island, Solomon Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Solomon Islands  >  Guadalcanal Island  >  Honiara
  • Phone Number: +677 23442
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