We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bears Coffee

106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
+1 808-935-0708
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steamed egg” (3 reviews)
“souffle” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
106 Keawe St, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-2812
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (102)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We went to Hawaiian cafe and they had 30min wait we were really hungry 😋 We decided to skip that place and go to bears cafe that listed as coffee place and not as breakfast, we ordered the Benedict Salmon which was really good, service...More

Thank Erez P
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I had the souffle eggs, very fluffy and yummy, with cheese and spinach on a bagel. It was really good. The place is artsy and feels rustic. It's been there since the 80s

Thank dalhoomist
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 19 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 17 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 22 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 14 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 13 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 30 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
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Moon and Turtle
245 reviews
.05 km away
Jackie Rey's Ohana Grill Hilo
115 reviews
.05 km away
Cronies Bar & Grill
335 reviews
.14 km away
Conscious Culture Cafe & Big Island Booch Kombucha
93 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pacific Tsunami Museum
442 reviews
.13 km away
Mokupapapa Discovery Center
60 reviews
.17 km away
Extreme Exposure Fine Art Gallery
39 reviews
.20 km away
Sugar Coast Candy
25 reviews
.25 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bears Coffee staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing