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Bears Coffee

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106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
+1 808-935-0708
Today
06:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 16:00
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Mukilteo, Washington
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263 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We weren't that hungry when we stumbled onto Bear's Coffee and all I needed was one bottled water, which they had and which I drank outside while seated in their outdoor chair. Would do that again, and maybe more.

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Thank Royce F
Makawao, Hawaii, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Great surprise to find the cafe with live music on a Sunday morning, wonderful soufflé eggs and food under 10.00 per person!

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Thank TobyNeal
Keaau, Hawaii
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

My first time eating here and they did everything right in my opinion. The table did not wobble, we were greeted and served water very quickly, the coffee was good, our food order was taken quickly, the food was good (breakfast, biscuits, gravy and eggs) the food was received in just the right amount of time (time for that first... More 

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1 Thank fly7kayak
North Las Vegas, Nevada
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176 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Business apparently open for breakfast and lunch. Was closing at 3 PM day we stopped. We ordered soup and a sandwich. Food was OK (maybe not exceptional). Prices were good by Hawaiian standards, sandwiches were $6-8.

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Thank Larry R
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant, friendly waitstaff, good food. Specialty is "soufflé eggs" - steamer on the espresso machine is used to cook the eggs - light, fluffy, delicious!

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Thank E H
Lille, France
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302 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We were greeted warmly by the staff and we were able to order rapidly of the short menu. We had the outstanding Belgian waffle and some grilled bagels. The coffee was good and refill came timely. The hot chocolate was tasty as well. Thanks to the relaxed ambiance, the welcoming staff and the outstanding food, we highly recommend this restaurant.

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1 Thank jenaipas
Carson City, Nevada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Just what your looking for if budget traveling. Basic diner style everyone we met was local. Get the expresso eggs for 5 bucks add some cheese and peppers. Wife had granola and coffee and this is the cheapest we've eaten on the island. Friendly staff. It was a great stop .

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Thank cbess044
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Bears coffee was excellent service and excellent food. When we come back, we will revisit this little coffee house filled with character.

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1 Thank Elizabeth L
Ennetbaden, Switzerland
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120 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

All I gotta say, was so skeptical about eating espresso eggs....nope they have absolutely sold me!! This is the way to make eggs, and I will really try to do this at home. They are so light and airy with no added fat - WOW. The rest of the breakfast menu was really good, also liked their coffee as well... More 

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3 Thank JC505
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

The coffee and baked goods are excellent at Bears. they also serve cooked breakfasts although Id id not sample one.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 16:00
Monday
06:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 16:00
Thursday
06:00 - 16:00
Friday
06:00 - 16:00
Saturday
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-935-0708

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?