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Hamakua Macadamia Nut Co

61-3251 Maluokalani St, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8718
+1 888-643-6688
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“macadamia nuts” (163 reviews)
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“kona coffee” (30 reviews)
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61-3251 Maluokalani St, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8718
+1 888-643-6688
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the tour and shop. Purchased goods. Love the popcorn. But our 5oz/148ml bottles of macadamia oils were confiscated at the airport. As international travellers not used to US laws we did not know the liquid rules applied on domestic flights. Very disappointed not to...More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh vacuum packed lightly salted macnuts...as well as chil, pepper, spam, etc. Brittle galore will win you over as well. Coffee tasting shipping available and wat h the Mac movie & see the factory up & running thru. Iewing windows. Workers leave around 3. The...More

Thank zelda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hamakua Macadamia Nut Company is about 30 minutes north of the Kona airport, and a fun trip if you have the time. It's essentially a mom-and-pop business with scores, maybe hundreds of employees, who gather, cure, shell, and otherwise do things to the macadamia...More

Thank JAT-DC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped late in the day so we did not get to see the machinery operating but we watched the movie which was informative. Loved that they were so generous with their samples. Gives you lots of opportunities to decide what flavors are your favorites....More

Thank Vicki D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting history and operation of the macadamia nut industry in hawaii. Knowledgable friendly staff make it fun for all ages. Delicious free samples too and well priced treats to buy.

Thank bobgamel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting to see the Mac nut processes and fun to sample all the tasty treats. There are also other Hawaiian gifts available, such as soaps, lotions, different kinds of sea salts, hot sauces, jams, etc., along with the typical key chain and magnet fare. Stopping...More

Thank nxmail
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Met representative from the company at this year’s coffee festival. Had plan on going to the other “nut factory” but after stopping here bagged the other factory. So many varieties to try and loved them all even the spam flavored one. Everyone was extremely helpful...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

So many samples to try! There are many ways to eat macadamia nuts. More than I expected. It was interesting to see the factory floor. It took a lot of will power to walk out with only a small bag of goodies. Go visit. You...More

1  Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 3 November 2017

This is a great store with enough room to move around as well as watch the processing through a window. There are many different samples to try. I found my favorites and bought gifts for the family. I really liked this store.

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This place has Macadamia Nuts flavoured in every way possible, including Spam! The samples are amazing and they appear to be limitless. Personally, I didn't like the spam-flavour but I loved most of the others especially the salted variety. And at the other side of...More

Thank EandSmee
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