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Hamakua Macadamia Nut Co

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“kona coffee”(34 reviews)
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61-3251 Maluokalani St, Kawaihae, Island of Hawaii, HI 96743-8718
+1 888-643-6688
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All reviews macadamia nuts free samples kona coffee fun stop behind glass pancake mix production area processing plant factory tour the big island generous samples self guided tour informative video chocolate covered factory store gift items bought several
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are up in the Kawaihae Harbor area north of Waikoloa, this place is definitely worth a stop. You can sample each type of macadamia nut offered by the company, sample some Kona coffee, and read about and, if you are there at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank theWebbster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This attraction is nothing to do much, less interesting than one in Oahu. The display of processing nuts is so so, nuts for tasting and free kona coffee. There is nothing much to do but good start from here before climbing up high on highway...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank jajavalB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Driving north from Kona, this factory is on highway 270 and the staff is very welcoming and helpful. We sampled all the flavours, bought a few of them as presents for friends back home and kept a few like the brittle for our own enjoyment....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gamine1949
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This very friendly store and warehouse shows you how the macadamia nuts are picked and processed for consumption. They had wonderful products from local vendors.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Betty O
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Great selection of macadamia nut products.. Really liked that you could sample of all the flavors. Staff was very friendly and store was very clean.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We just loved our stop here. The ladies are so very friendly! I read a review saying there were not many samples... there are SO MANY samples! Coffee, many kinds of nuts, brittle, popcorn, and you can sample as much as you want. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This shop is a really informative place to learn all about the growing and harvesting of macadamia nuts on Hawaii. A video can be viewed as well as watching the workers through the view windows as they are working. Yummy samples and lots of flavors...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SeattleBoraBora
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Nestled in an industrial setting in an ugly building with a few tables and potted plants out front lies one of my favorite places for a quick visit. I have been here at least five times and it has become a must to while on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mendocino_fan
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Just outside of Kawaihea off Hwy 270 between mile marker 4 and 5 is the turn for the road leading to the Hamakua Macadamia Nut Company factory and store. ( Look for the large silos at the top of the hill-that where the unprocessed Mac...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Lots of parking with beautiful ocean view from the lot. Large building with a.c. and inviting interior. Employees were all very friendly and great about answering general questions about macadamia as well as about their products and local sites. Lots of yummy samples to taste....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CACruzer
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Response from Pamela C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am late in responding, but everything is free except what you purchase. The chocolate macadamia nut ice cream and some other goodies to eat there are also wonderful. Sometimes they have specials if you buy several of... More