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Captain Cook Trading Co.

81-947 Halekii St, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-8103
+1 808-322-7799
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Best Coffee and Macs on the Island

Wonderful Businessman (Emerich), runs a great equipment supply business for the local agricultural... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
Steven F
A man of heart and true Aloha spirit

I have done business and known Emmerich for almost 15 years now. He is truly a man of many... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
Karl F
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81-947 Halekii St, Kealakekua, Island of Hawaii, HI 96750-8103
+1 808-322-7799
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Wonderful Businessman (Emerich), runs a great equipment supply business for the local agricultural community. He also has coffee and macadamia nuts for sale. Don't be fooled by the look of the location. Drive in and, if nothing else, you will get to learn a little...More

1  Thank Steven F
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I have done business and known Emmerich for almost 15 years now. He is truly a man of many talents, with a spirit that calmly takes over your presence as he gleefully shows you his latest invention. It may be a new press or a...More

1  Thank Karl F
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We always make sure to go see Emmerich when we visit the Big Island. His business is small and personal. He has the best Kona coffee and the chocolate covered macadamia nuts are SOOOO good. (They're coated in toffee, then dark chocolate & then dusted...More

2  Thank KonaMom2
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This out of the way spot will not only provide you with great Kona coffee at a great price, but an experience only the owner can provide. . . worth all the effort to find.

2  Thank tinahrn
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Emmerich is the best! My wife and I visited in December 2013. I've ordered from him a couple of times. This is the absolute best place for macadamia nuts and coffee. If you order from him, he'll ship US Priority Mail. Our hotel told us...More

1  Thank B_Bartnick_Jr
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This place is a diamond in the rough. Coffee raw, roasted, ground ... anyway you want. And they will arrange the shipping. They also sell macadamia nuts in different flavors like honey roasted (yum). I will stop in during every return trip to the Big...More

1  Thank VisualVicki
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is not a true store, but instead is a small, cramped open workshop area where Emmerich works on and sells machinery to coffee farmers. In exchange, he gets great prices on original coffee direct from the farmers. This is by far the best pricing...More

1  Thank Eaglette07
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Emmerich is the owner of this tiny company and you would be terribly sad if you knew you passed up his shop! He supplies most of the coffee roasters with their equipment around the island, but the real secret is his $15 per pound of...More

1  Thank GP0256
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This whole in the wall - is located out by Captain Cooks memorial (which you will most likely have to call 808-322-7799) to find it. Ask for Emmerich Grosch (owner) and get ready for some great deal on KONA COFFEE AND MORE. He will ship...More

1  Thank 1FRANKLIN32
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This tiny location is large on treating visitors and shoppers like royal guests. Emmerich Grosch, owner, is a very friendly and knowledgeable man who loves coffee and mac nuts and loves to share how coffee cherries are processed, how to roast coffee and how mac...More

1  Thank Gaylene D
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