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Up Country Bakery & Cafe - CLOSED

82-6127 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8203
+1 808-323-2253
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
11 Dec 2013
“Fab place”
22 Nov 2013
“I would like to this bakery home!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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82-6127 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8203
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Reviewed 11 December 2013

We were passing by and fancied a coffee, so we pulled in on the off chance. The cakes looked good so we had one of those with our hot drinks. Everything was delicious, and good value, and I wish we'd had time to eat a...More

Thank sometimesong
Reviewed 22 November 2013

If you are driving from Kona to South Pointe, or Volcano National Park or any point west, plan for this to be one of your meal stops. It is very small, but the bakery, food and drinks are unique and excellent! They had a great...More

Thank cdaughe
Reviewed 3 November 2013

This was our favourtie breakfast spot on The Big Island. It was a little far from our hotel but we still managed to eat there every morning. If you have any food allergies you will think you've died and gone to heaven once you step...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 29 October 2013

We've enjoyed the gluten-free bagel sandwiches here THREE times in the past three days. So good! We've had the chicken salad, tuna salad and tuna melt. Today I had the ham sandwich with garlic cream cheese. Our sandwiches arrive loaded with organic ingredients: tomatoes, lettuces,...More

Thank TaraLynnBy
Reviewed 22 October 2013 via mobile

We've come back several times for the delicious Acai bowls. Crunchy granola, all-fresh ingredients make this a great breakfast, lunch or snack! Friendly service and generous portions. We look forward to our next visit!

Thank ChrysalisTravel
Reviewed 21 October 2013

I have to say that I cannot comment on the food at the "Up Country Bakery & Cafe" but what I saw looked very good. We just went in for a morning coffee and cake which has to be recommended. The staff are friendly and...More

Thank wakey47
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We came for the gluten free scones, and ended up with a couple of veggie burritos on GF wraps, smothered in the green sauce. So good! And big enough to share or have as leftovers. We ate here at least 5 times in the month...More

Thank jstarr23
Reviewed 24 August 2013 via mobile

We read the reviews so made the trek with great antisipation. We are ok with funky and crunchy if the food is to die for but this was no better than Safeway. Yes, its health food, they are newage and think they make great food...More

1  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 25 July 2013

I used to love this cafe, until they fired my two favourite staff/baristas - kat and mario i think - and when i visited kona again recently, the food was still good, but the coffee was so average (it used to be AMAZING, even my...More

Thank aylasita7
HawaiiSandWitch, Owner at Up Country Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2013

Aloha, Mahalo for taking a moment to share your thoughts and frustrations regarding your recent visit to our cafe. There is a saying that people come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime. Well, that's what we experience here with employees...More

Reviewed 22 July 2013

This marks my wife and my third visit to the Big Island of Hawaii. We happened to find this place on our first trip here nd have been hooked ever since. The banana bread isn't goo, it is great but be warned, you will forever...More

Thank DTM46
HawaiiSandWitch, Owner at Up Country Bakery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2013

Mahalo for taking a moment to share your experience visiting our cafe and bakery! We are happy you love our banana bread. One of the secrets is that it is made with local apple bananas which are ripened to perfection which bring out all the...More

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82-6127 Mamalahoa Hwy, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8203
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Captain Cook
  • Phone Number: +1 808-323-2253
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Description
Delicious & Organic Hand Made NY Style bagels and amazing sandwiches created on them! People Love our organic banana bread & organic pastries, juices and smoothies. Gluten Free & Vegan Friendly! Open 6 am to 4-ish pm Monday~Saturday. Sunday 9 am to 3 pm. Kitchen opens at 8:00 am and closes at 3:00 pm, however we are open til 4~ish for pastries and smoothies. Bagels sandwiches can be made after 3:00 at the discretion of our barista and the flow of the cafe. Loved by locals and visitors alike! Hope you'll come see us! Aloha!
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