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Hilo Shark's Coffee Shop

41 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2433
+1 808-933-8685
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
“turkey melt” (4 reviews)
“smoothie” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
41 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2433
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

We went here because we wanted a coffee and every other cafes around this area offered almost just smoothies, too fancy sandwiches, cocktails, not even a normal juice... From outside is not so nice, seems a cafe you can find on a desert highway, but...More

Thank 545elisabetta
Reviewed August 12, 2017

I really wanted this to be a great coffee shop....but it was about 95 degrees in there so hot coffee was out. Not many places to sit and the seating in the back was taken. We opted for milk shakes....Ive never had a milk shake...More

Thank jil l
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Sunday morning, cool breeze, covered outdoor seating AND delicious coffee & breakfast burritos. What a way to begin a beautiful Hilo day! The accommodating nature of the staff was appreciated. Traveling with a disabled daughter who needs foods prepared a certain texture can be a...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

There were 3 breakfast places open while we were walking around Hilo at 8:30. We went with Sharks because they had the best prices. My breakfast burrito was pretty good, tasted like something I would put together at home. I wasn't blown away by the...More

Thank Jen S
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Ate here before a long day of adventuring sandwiches were delicious and made fast! Good pit stop for sure

Thank saraeuk1107
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were desperate for a coffee and were glad we found this friendly cafe. Clearly popular with the locals and laid back aloha spirit in abundance. Take your time and soak up the atmosphere. It's a small cafe that creates a selection...More

Thank johnaynsley
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Consider the Tigershark if you are looking for something cold on a hot day. Excellent espresso over icecream.

Thank Edward L
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Two ladies behind the counter seemed annoyed we stopped in. Maybe locals only? Then, the iced latte was rather mediocre. Had some "floaties" in it (paper?) and so little ice that it was melted out in about 2 mins...

Thank Bryan R
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Great iced coffee w/coffee iced cubes and friendly staff! Lots of snack options and a small area outside to sit. It's tiny inside but has a few items to purchase for souvenir items. Cute local spot!

Thank Dayna C
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Surprisingly this little place has some great fresh foods. It's a little awkward to decide if this is a drive through or a sit down place. I usually grab something and go elsewhere.

Thank Shannon S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 AM
6:30 AM - 7:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
  • Phone Number: +1 808-933-8685
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