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Baker Tom's - CLOSED

27-2111 Mamalahoa Hwy, Papaikou, Island of Hawaii, HI
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17 Dec 2014
“He is on Baynan Drive in Hilo now”
16 Jan 2014
“REAL DEAL - old style yumminess!”
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27-2111 Mamalahoa Hwy, Papaikou, Island of Hawaii, HI
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Reviewed 17 December 2014

Baker Tom’s is a great place! Right on Banyan Drive in Hilo. Unique variations on baked goods. Get there early or there will be limited selection.

Thank Onadoga
Reviewed 17 January 2014

I heard that Tex Drive in is more commercialized. And this small little place was recommended by a local resident. 'If you want the real malasada - gotta go to Toms!' It was worth it! Loved it - my favorite was the liliquoi filled! WOW!...More

Thank gardenmonkey55
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Fun spot in a former gas station. Baker Tom is a character. Lots of creative fillings, definitely recommended!

Thank thundergirl
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Baker Tom is now at Uncle Billy's; go early or you will miss the great malasadas! Baker Tom also has awesome cheesecakes.

Thank HiloNana
Reviewed 26 July 2013 via mobile

Baker Tom and his Ono malasadas are now at Uncle Billy's on Banyan dr in Hilo. They are wonderful treats.

Thank Faerydust
Reviewed 28 April 2013

Tom makes huge malasads, and they are overstuffed with flavor. I love his lilikoi, and the filling just oozes out and down your chin after the first bite. Oh, so good. He makes some unusual ones, too, like pizza & sausage/broccoli, etc. We pick them...More

Thank Sniffer0320
Reviewed 13 April 2013

I have been to the Hilo area several times and was surprised when I didn't see Baker Tom. He is a real site and also a good baker. But I asked around and found he was in Hilo now at Uncle Billy's. I went there...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 10 September 2012

Yum. The Lilikoi cheesecake is amazing. Also, all the sweet treats are great! the place is easy to find (right off the road) and the staff are helpful and sweet.

Thank brandibrianna
Reviewed 25 June 2012

thanks to the Lonely Planet guide book for pointing us in Tom's direction. A great guy who can not only bake extremely well but knows a lot about fishing too. I had to try his cheesecake after he told us he was a cheesecake king...the...More

Thank TripTravela
Reviewed 16 June 2012

My Dad and I love the jalepeno & cheddar "malasadas"!!!

Thank JVBHilo
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  • Address: 27-2111 Mamalahoa Hwy, Papaikou, Island of Hawaii, HI
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Papaikou
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