Trying to find the best Desserts & Coffee in Big Island? 10Best has you covered. Our editors and locals search the city and suburbs for the top places. Then, we showcase popular restaurants like Island Lava Java, and we highlight eateries with great user reviews, like Hilo Homemade Ice Cream. We also help you find areas where Desserts & Coffee are prominent - the Hilo area, for example - so that you not only get terrific dining recommendations, but you also have choices to boot. After all, if you're going to eat, you may as well do it right and take advantage of Big Island's best.

Hilo Bay Café

Don't let appearances deceive you � there are more than just burgers and fries at this unassuming restaurant. You will find dishes like stuffed chicken breast with bacon and pine nuts, and artichoke, garlic, and cream cheese ravioli....  Read More

A family run breakfast joint, Full Moon Coffee serves up organic coffee, lattes, mochas, frappucinos, and Thai iced tea and coffee. Other healthy morning drinks include mate lattes (made with yerba mate), chai, ginger peach, fresh carrot juice,...  Read More

Kope Lani Coffee and Ice Cream

When you get a craving for a sweet treat on the Big Island, Kope Lani Coffe and Ice Cream is the place to go. Located in the historic area of Kailua-Kona, Kope Lani offers a wide variety of local ice creams (26 to be exact) and kona coffees that...  Read More

Kailua Candy Company

You'll almost certainly have a difficult time choosing which candies to sample here. Among the temptations are hand-dipped, chocolate-covered macadamia nuts, chocolate-covered coconut, chocolate-covered nut brittle, coffee toffee,...  Read More

Kohala Coffee Mill and Tropical Dreams Ice Cream

The combination of coffee and ice cream under one roof may seem odd, but it's actually a clever strategy. The 100% Kona coffee is for folks who need a morning jumpstart, while the island-made ice cream is for folks who need an afternoon...  Read More

Kope Kope Espresso and Cafe

Regularly voted "Best of the Island" by readers of the local newspaper, Kope Kope certainly has a few fans. Tons of them, in fact, and they show up every day for a java fix and either a quiet moment of solitude or a bit of friendly conversation....  Read More

Island Lava Java

Coffee fans love the Big Island for many reasons, and this place is one of them. You'll find freshly brewed, 100% Kona coffee here, along with an assortment of sweets and sandwiches. A great place to people-watch, it's situated directly across...  Read More

Captain Cook

A great stop-off, Coffee Shack is little more than its name suggests – a nondescript place where guests can saddle up to the counter, order fresh-brewed Kona coffee, munch on carrot cake, and enjoy warm island breezes. In recent years, the...  Read More


Meet Jade Eckardt

Raised on the Big Island of Hawaii, Jade has traveled the world and doesn't intend to stop, yet the Hawaiian Islands are still her favorite place. She spent seven years living on Oahu and...  More About Jade