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Breakfast, Brunch
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards, Playgrounds
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Reviewed April 6, 2021 via mobile

Ok. Seriously the best cup of coffee I have ever had. I got the coconut mocha. Oh my goodness. Died and gone to heaven, tastes like a chocolate macaroon melting on your tongue. My husband got the Americano which was wonderful.

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed July 11, 2020

This is by far one of the best places to get coffee on the entire island!!!!! The atmosphere, customer service, and drinks are always on point. The Mocha Mahana is the best coffee i have EVER had!!!!

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 6, 2020

The Ka Lae Coffee is down the road from the coffee farm we stayed in Naalehu on the southern tip of the Big Island. Ka Lae Coffee offers great smoothies. It is a great place to see small community life on the Big Island.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 5, 2020

Stopped after being down at South Point and wanted to have something cool after the heat of the hikes and viewing. Stopped here and we were pleasantly surprised to find that they had milk shakes. They were tasty and cooled us off but just a...bit pricy. But hey were are you going to get a cold milk shake around this part of the islandMore

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 16, 2019

We decided it would be fun to head to the southern most point as part of the USA and this awesome coffee shop was right long the way! We needed facilities so that was another reason! What a gem of a place. Very friendly staff,...good beverages and snacks! We sat outside to enjoy our purchases which made the stop even more pleasant We certainly do wish the folks running this wonderful place all the best being a bit off the beaten track.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed June 16, 2019

Wonderful, Friendly People, A Great Stop on our way to South Point. Loved the Iced Mocha and Local Snacks. Beautiful Greenhouse Full of Orchids as a nice side tour...

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 8, 2019

I just love this place with it's wonderfully landscaped grounds, children playground and nice selection of snacks and drinks. I had a mint iced tea that was perfectly refreshing to sip while enjoying the magical surroundings! This is a must stop on your way in...or out of the Green Sands beach, but get there before 5 pm because that's how late it stays open...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 8, 2019

After a long hot hike out to the green sand beach and back we were pleased to sit and sip a fresh smoothie on the shaded patio

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

We stopped in this magical garden on the way to kona. The staff was nice, and it was a great stop to stretch our legs and relax. There is coffee, snacks and smoothies at a reasonable price. Recommended!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

We hit this place on our way out of Green sand beach and South point. Looks like somebody’s home — but drive slow to the back of their property for a nice coffee shop near the greenhouse. 10 picnic tables covered with shade to enjoy...your snacks. They make items throughout the day so possible to get fresh baked espresso brownie. Yum!! Walk through the greenhouse ; there are some beautiful arrangements. I’m not sure how you would purchase flowers from the back greenhouse but some are for sale. Other gift shop items in coffee house And as mentioned a play set for kids with mulch below. Picnic tables for parents. Really liked this place!!More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Ka Lae Coffee is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5