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The Coffee Shack

83-5799 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8306
+1 808-328-9555
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“breakfast” (325 reviews)
“bread” (155 reviews)
“sandwiches” (127 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Hawaiian, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
83-5799 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8306
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Restaurant has beautiful view of ocean (ocean view, not ocean front) and orchards, coffee farms directly behind/below the restaurant. Food was delicious. Coffee was great. Would definitely go back. Alert: there were for sale signs up when we visited; don't know what will happen when...More

Thank thomassM1299WB
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for breakfast on the way from Kona to Hilo. The place is great for breakfast you sit on a veranda with a great view. The coffee and food was good. Beware the large coffee is huge and the small is not small. We had...More

Thank melverus
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing food and coffee! Restaurant is on cliff above the coffee plantation where the beans are grown and harvested. Very friendly establishment with an wonderful view!

Thank Betsraiford
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a gem! Loved the Papaya Boat with a side of Luau bread - delicious! Friendly service, and good value.

Thank Vista888
Reviewed 6 days ago

Everything baked here is excellent! Between us we had french toast, eggs benedict (Hawaii style), a BLT. Every bit of food was 5+ star-worthy. Perched high above Captain Cook Bay, the view and fresh air was incomparable. Our waitress was attentive, accurate and never let...More

Thank bigbadbuyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view is the best part of this restaurant, but the food and service a close behind. We were here for breakfast, and enjoyed every bite and sight.

Thank mplstravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, the view from this place blew my mind! I actually said WOW out loud and kind of loud! LOL or WOL. Haha. Our food was excellent. Perfect eggs bene and great mimosa.

Thank Shannon N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small area to wait for a table, but so worth it. Great food, good service and BEAUTIFUL VIEW. Creative yummy dishes and homemade bakery goods.

Thank passit0n2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant on the side of the highway is so worth the trip!! They views are stunning, the friendly waitstaff, the incredibly delicious food!! What a super island experience!! Casual and quite a nice surprise!!!

Thank Missielaineous
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Coffee Shack has become one our favorites! The view is spectacular! The food is good, and you get plenty. They put out little nectar dishes by the open windows, and the geckos come in and snack on them... My daughters think that is really...More

Thank 409spencerg
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Julie G
7 April 2018|
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Response from Anna N | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other traveler's comments. Enjoy!
Julie G
7 April 2018|
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Response from grgrosen | Reviewed this property |
I’m too late to answer... hope you enjoyed your meal ...
20 January 2017|
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Response from TheCoffeeShack | Property representative |
Between 108 and 109
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83-5799 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8306
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Captain Cook
  • Phone Number: +1 808-328-9555
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