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Bears Coffee

106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
+1 808-935-0708
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“coffee cake” (2 reviews)
“steamed egg” (3 reviews)
“souffle” (2 reviews)
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106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Bears was the first coffee shop that opened in Hilo with real espresso, and they are still around serving. Friendly service, and as a special, from time to time they have musical entertainment, this particular morning, there was a man singing and playing a ukulele....More

Thank Miriahm D
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It's small, but it's a good, laid back place for breakfast. Steamed eggs were good (although indistinguishable from scrambled eggs) and a good-sized portion. Fruit and yogurt was also pretty good. Coffee was just OK and not especially hot. But the place is very casual,...More

Thank ChadH
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I wasn't really hungry but knew it would be a long day, so I chose coffee cake and a coffee mocha for my breakfast. Jeffrey had espresso steamed eggs and a bagel.

Thank Marie N
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We weren't that hungry when we stumbled onto Bear's Coffee and all I needed was one bottled water, which they had and which I drank outside while seated in their outdoor chair. Would do that again, and maybe more.

Thank Royce F
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Great surprise to find the cafe with live music on a Sunday morning, wonderful soufflé eggs and food under 10.00 per person!

1  Thank TobyNeal
Reviewed 13 August 2016

My first time eating here and they did everything right in my opinion. The table did not wobble, we were greeted and served water very quickly, the coffee was good, our food order was taken quickly, the food was good (breakfast, biscuits, gravy and eggs)...More

1  Thank fly7kayak
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Business apparently open for breakfast and lunch. Was closing at 3 PM day we stopped. We ordered soup and a sandwich. Food was OK (maybe not exceptional). Prices were good by Hawaiian standards, sandwiches were $6-8.

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant, friendly waitstaff, good food. Specialty is "soufflé eggs" - steamer on the espresso machine is used to cook the eggs - light, fluffy, delicious!

Thank E H
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We were greeted warmly by the staff and we were able to order rapidly of the short menu. We had the outstanding Belgian waffle and some grilled bagels. The coffee was good and refill came timely. The hot chocolate was tasty as well. Thanks to...More

1  Thank jenaipas
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Just what your looking for if budget traveling. Basic diner style everyone we met was local. Get the expresso eggs for 5 bucks add some cheese and peppers. Wife had granola and coffee and this is the cheapest we've eaten on the island. Friendly staff....More

Thank cbess044
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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, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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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