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Big Island Candies

585 Hinano St, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4428
+1 808-961-2199
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A candy factory in Hilo.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cookies” (124 reviews)
“free samples” (47 reviews)
“kona coffee” (24 reviews)
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585 Hinano St, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4428
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+1 808-961-2199
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"cookies"
in 124 reviews
"free samples"
in 47 reviews
"kona coffee"
in 24 reviews
"dark chocolate"
in 11 reviews
"short bread"
in 8 reviews
"candy factory"
in 7 reviews
"viewing window"
in 4 reviews
"chocolate chip"
in 4 reviews
"rocky road"
in 5 reviews
"brownie"
in 20 reviews
"offered samples"
in 3 reviews
"great gifts"
in 4 reviews
"macadamia nuts"
in 13 reviews
"factory workers"
in 4 reviews
"fun place to visit"
in 3 reviews
"tour bus"
in 6 reviews
"lilikoi"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the unfortunate experience of all day rain on our venture to Hilo and the volcanoes. My kids were tired of being in the car and seeing 50-75 feet around us due to the rain. So, we had to adjust what we could do....More

Thank c0family0f4
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They have lots and lots of macadamia cookies with lots of flavors. The factory is behind the store and transparent to the visitors. the ice cream is also good.

Thank rukkunudeen r
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a lot of shopping, i stopped in on the shop.......you are greeted with a wonderful sample of what they sell for FREE ....and there is also Free coffee too. the flowers were beautiful over the entire shop and samples were among the boxes of...More

Thank norman m
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this candy at their shop in Ala Moana center in Honolulu last year, where we had many samples and got addicted. We were excited to visit their factory store in Hilo. They do have an online store, but come here to sample their...More

Thank SusanSJB
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are items that are reasonably priced. You can watch from behind a window as assembly line employees dip and make cookies. The store was spacious and the items are nicely packaged if you want to get for gifts. The sample cookie of the day...More

Thank Explore69
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed visiting this place. You can watch them making the candies and enjoy the samples. Samples everywhere and if you want to try something that isn't out, just ask.

Thank RonInKelowna
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried a sampler of the red velvet, shortbread and one other variety with some of the delicious coffee. Went home with some of each along with the rocky road. Yum!!

Thank kindteacher_traveler
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This store is just amazing... As you enter, you are greeted by a lavish seasonal display and friendly staff with samples of Kona coffee and some of theie sweets and baked goods... In the back, a whole wall of window lets you see the fabrication...More

Thank MoniqueHawaii
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Big Island Candies has wonderful candies, cookies and brownies. They happily allow you to sample before you purchase. We took home some treats for ourselves as well as family members. An added bonus was being able to see the workers in the factory hand making...More

Thank swojtech
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

The place is so clean and well staffed. We were offered free samples of candies, what a treat! There are so many different flavors and sizes to choose from. We ended up with pounds of cookies and candies!

Thank teddy6180
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