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Big Island Candies

585 Hinano Street, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
+1 808-961-2199
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A candy factory in Hilo.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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585 Hinano Street, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720
+1 808-961-2199
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The absolute best chocolate and cookies in Hawaii. Big Island Candies factory & main store is in Hilo. We were first introduced to them years ago when we took a Volcano Tour out of Hilo. Whenever we are back on the Big Island we make...More

Thank lasue2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has such amazing cookies! You can see the workers actually making the cookies. We got free samples so we could try the cookies before we bought them. Each cookie is individually wrapped. My favorite were the white chocolate macadamia nut. The store is...More

Thank Lindak1970
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the minute you walk through the door it is a very pleasant place. We brought friends here and we also had to buy some the the yummy shortbread cookies. We very much enjoy all the samples and it makes it hard to decide which...More

Thank leflerpet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of our stops on the valcano tour. Watch out, real easy to spend a lot of money here. We loaded up on chocolate and coffee. Even bought extra to take to family back home.

Thank DarkRanger29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit Big Island Candies and as soon as we walked in we were greeted with air conditioning and a lady at the front door with samples for us and offering us coffee. Btw- my husband loved the coffee and asked me to...More

Thank Hester S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came with our tour guide Lee from Wild Orchid Tours and we felt so warmly welcomed! Lovely atmosphere and employees with delicious delicious chocolates and macadamia nuts. They are dangerous good, would definitely recommend getting treats from here for family and friends back home....More

Thank ana_34_k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Big Island Candies is a nice stop for those that love to eat candy. There are some picture windows to see the employees decorating items with chocolate. There are free samples and clean restrooms.

Thank maschmit
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Watch the factory workers dipping shortbread cookies in chocolate and partake in the free samples. So many choices to choose from. There is even ice cream! There are beautiful packed boxes, and they ship to the mainland too. Joyous visit!

Thank thurstonbow
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This was one of the last places we saw on the Big Island before returning to the mainland. We wish we could have been there earlier in the day. Their candy making room is all open with a glass wall. If you get there earlier,...More

Thank Jericha D
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Stop here as part of a tour. You receive samples as you enter of candy, cookies and coffee. I didn't try the coffee but the candy and cookie pieces were very good. I wish that I hadn't already bought cookie souvenirs because I would've preferred...More

Thank jabaker
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