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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” (337 reviews)
“bread” (156 reviews)
“sandwiches” (130 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Hawaiian, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
83-5799 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8306
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Reviewed today

Another must dine at places when on the Big Island! We make the drive to the coffee shack for their fruit dish and eggs Benedict. It's always great as is the coffee! I would have to say, you have to give it a try!

Thank IslandDogg
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The coffee shack has to have one of the best views on the big island. I like to get there 30 minutes before they open for breakfast. That way I am first in to select the best seating. I like to go to the very...More

Thank kayres12018
Reviewed 1 week ago

As noted in other reviews: great view. We went on a recommendation from my parents and had breakfast foods. Highly recommended was their breakfast scramble, with the Luau bread. Worth doing, but got crowded quickly. We got there right before 11 am and were able...More

Thank JonathanBloomer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok this place has an amazing view but more than that the food was really good, fresh with huge portions and great staff; very fast service

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The only good thing about this place is the view, otherwise don't expect a great experiance. Last time my toasted sandwich was burnt and they saw no problem with it.

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived just before 10am, good job we did as the line grew after 10am. Had the special Benie with fish and was as fantastic as the view. Only small complaint was that it took a while to get service and coffee, but they were...More

Thank hobokiwi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always make it a point to stop here for breakfast. We were not disappointed. Definitely recommend if you are in the area or heading to the volcano

Thank Springer077
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lilikoi cheesecake. Cute spot. Didn't eat breakfast but it looked good. Off the beaten path but good views

Thank kmichelle84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time taking the ride out there after many threatened runs. Girl and I had a pair of sandwiches for lunch; she the pastrami melt, and I the roast beef cold. Hers satisfied with a cup of daily soup - mine with freshly ground horseradish...More

Thank HarryBGurnee_IL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an excellent breakfast here with a beautiful view. We even got a visit from a gecko. Great little stop on your way to site see.

Thank LuvVacations4Me
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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
6 April 2018|
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Response from grgrosen | Reviewed this property |
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19 January 2017|
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Response from TheCoffeeShack | Property representative |
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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
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
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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