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Donkey Balls Factory and Store

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Address: 79-7411 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-7914
Phone Number: +1 808-322-1475
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Donkey Balls feature 100% Hawaiian MacNuts enrobed in gourmet chocolate. We...

Donkey Balls feature 100% Hawaiian MacNuts enrobed in gourmet chocolate. We feature a variety of flavors in milk, dark, and dark and white chocolate combinations!

Our mission is to provide gourmet chocolates, confections, and coffees while celebrating the history of Hawaii

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We ran across this when driving around Kona and ended up going back to get fantastic chocolate. Dont miss out on this.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Ed B
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ran across this when driving around Kona and ended up going back to get fantastic chocolate. Dont miss out on this.

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Thank Ed B
Covington, Ohio
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way to the volcanoes! It would be easy to miss since I was looking for a large factory but it is just a small operation! Staff was very friendly and offered samples of anything we wanted to try! I definitely recommend stopping for some donkey balls...if nothing else so you can keep the packaging as... More 

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Irvine, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by after kayaking to pick up some treats for friends back home. The lady in the shop was very helpful and seemed as though she really enjoyed working there.

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Thank LuvDebe
Madison, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in early and found a friendly face and yummy treats. We picked up some snacks for the road.

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Thank Katherine T
West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by on way back to Kailua-kona from coffee farms. Claims to be original donkey ball producer. Donkey ball refers to a macadamia nut before opened because it looks like a chocolate ball. I bought some very tasty hot sauce too. If going to coffee farms stop in or pick up brochure and order online when you return home.

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Thank Daniel R
Los Angeles, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Great coffee, nice to sample the extensive selection of chocolates. Pleasant service. Free parking on street outside. You have to have a sense of humor to stop in here!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Enjoyed seeing the candies being made and what a variety. Small area with lots of chocolates. A stop on the Kona Chocolate and Coffee Tour.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Went here for the experience and the coffee and chocolate, but we got the homemade bagels for breakfast when we were here and the totally exceeded my expectations. Everybody should try those! The coffee and chocolate are amazing too and also worth a visit. If you have the chance, then you should prebook a tour of the chocolate factory facilities.

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Thank CharlotteFH
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

This was a great stop to get some traditional Donkey Balls and SO MUCH MORE. If you want to try anything before you buy it and they don't have it out to sample, they'll open a new bag for you to try. We were able to try EVERY option we wanted before buying. I found myself having to put stuff... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

First the employees rock, Renee and Kat are the best! The place is super friendly, samples available, and once you taste it you'll buy a ton of it. And well, there's the name, right?!

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