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Waimea Coffee Company

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$$ - $$$
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65-1279 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8444
+1 808-885-8915
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Calgary
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86 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch yesterday after visiting the Parker Ranch. We went in a good time...as when I looked back, the line-up was snaking out the door! This a quaint and cute shop that is clearly loved by locals and tourists! My grilled cheese ($10), while simple, was delicious. My picky 5 year old eater even ate it! The... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

We stopped to get a quick breakfast on our way to the botanical garden. But it took 30 minutes to get a bagel, breakfast wrap and egg sandwich. The food was excellent when it came, but don't stop here unless you have time to spare.

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Honokaa, Hawaii
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We eat lunch here weekly & enjoy their coffee drinks & sandwiches or panini with good soups & purple potato salad. Sometimes it's hard to find seating inside or along deck. But food is fresh, tasty, varied, in a good local small cafe atmosphere.

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Kamuela
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

I love making a good Breakfast Burrito at home, But the Waimea Coffee Company's Burrito is Excellent !! Not Heavy or Greasy but Large enough to Split with my Friend !! & the Latte is Definitely 👍🏼

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Yorba Linda, California
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204 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

Going out of my way for coffee of the highest grade is always in order. While my wife shopped the local stores and galleries I popped into this local spot. Cool small little space with food and coffee. I was there for the coffee but ended up being diverted by they very custom home made chai latte and banana walnut... More 

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Princeville, Hawaii
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

They have delicious coffee choices and amazing homemade pastries for breakfast. I loved the salad and sandwiches too!

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Thank Marion M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Coffee was great. This place is pretty much a hipster type of place. Friendly staff. Limited seating inside and outside. A little bit of a wait for breakfast sandwiches. Great pastries.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Lovely little coffee bar with excellent brews and beautiful presentations. We found the staff very friendly and helpful.

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Thank Elaine C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We traveled through the Waimea area a couple of times while on a visit to the Big Island. Each time we went through Waimea, we stopped at the Waimea Coffee Company. The first time was for lunch. The food was very delicious and the staff were very friendly and efficient. The second time we stopped, we only had coffee beverages... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

We've never had a bad cup of anything. Carrot cake was the bomb, service is friendly and efficient. Place is packed but it moves quickly. Entire shopping center is fun. Buy the hot sauce and the local pickles in the cold case.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65-1279 Kawaihae Rd, Waimea, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8444
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Waimea
  • Phone Number: +1 808-885-8915
Description
Food: We use the freshest ingredients available, in most cases, farmed right here on the big island. We have an herb garden out back which we use to make all of our own homemade soups and sauces. We shop at the local farmers markets for many ingredients. We care about what goes into our bodies and our community! This means we don't believe in microwaves, GMO foods, or artificial flavorings. We do believe in organic, local, and gluten free alternatives. We believe that fresh foods are better for all of us. All produce and baked goods are sourced locally! Come check us out :) Coffee and Tea: We have friendly, knowledgeable baristas here to craft you a delicious beverage. We use cold brewed coffee as our iced coffee. We feature our islands best coffees, available for personal pour overs and french presses. We also have 100% organic and local teas available for those who do not like coffee :)

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