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Bears Coffee

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106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
+1 808-935-0708
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
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Reviewed November 30, 2013

We were looking for breakfast. Picked the restaurant because it was recommended by Fodors (Sorry TripAdvisor). It looked a little "messy/scruffy" but took a table. The two waiters inside ignored us from the start. No coffee offered, my wife ant to use the rest rooms....More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed November 15, 2013

My son lives about 30 minutes outside of Hilo. We had to wait on a ride, and got hungry. He told me that was the worst place for eating; but I ignored him. I ordered a simple burger, and a coffee. The burger was not...More

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed July 28, 2013

We ate here two times. Great little place. I had a delicious and out of this world waffle with whip cream and syrup. Super relaxed atmosphere and the owner is super friendly and generous. Stop here for a great breakfast!

Thank brianna S
Reviewed July 2, 2013

All their eggs are souffle style, light fluffy and yummy. Best hot chocolate ever. Nothing fancy here, just a great affordable little coffee shop. Service was great and a nice breeze blows through the place. Cash only!!

1  Thank slungo
Reviewed May 27, 2013

Loved it here, the owner was very nice and good fun. He definitely made us feel welcome. Food and coffee were great too, certainly recommend.

Thank Brett12
Reviewed May 27, 2013

I was disappointed with this place. I had the waffle with "fresh" fruit, blueberries and banana, they didn't have strawberries. The banana was fresh, but the blueberries were from a plastic bucket (previously frozen) I saw in kitchen on the way to the bathroom. Also,...More

Thank MikeSmith43
Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

Expect Hilo style here. Good food at reasonable prices for Hilo. Excellent hot cocoa and baked goods. The owner is a Hilo treasure.

Thank Faerydust
Reviewed February 24, 2013

I had eggs with spinach and cheese. YUM! It was very good. The coffee was also delish. I'll be back, definitely.

Thank suzb_00
Reviewed January 31, 2013

This was our favorite go to coffee shop in Hilo. Great service, the best coffee and lattes. We were unable to try the food but what others had looked good.

Thank Jen385
Reviewed November 6, 2012

Just not clean. Friendly and the food is just ok. Needs a good cook and a lot of freshing up.......!

Thank Mona L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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