The 10 Coolest Coffee Shops in Hawaii! By
If there's one thing Hawaii knows how to do right, it's coffee. From Kona coffee to blends, foam art and beyond, the islands have exactly what you need to get your day started...or to keep it going!
Located right off the highway en route to Oahu's famed North Shore sits Green World Coffee Farm. A coffee grower's cafe & espresso bar with retail space that sells whole beans & Hawaiian specialties, this is a can't miss. Free samples of chocolate covered espresso beans and specialty coffee drinks keep patrons coming back for more. It helps you can relax and enjoy your coffee amongst the trees that grow your brew!
Tucked inside the North Shore Marketplace sits Coffee Gallery, a cozy shop serving artisanal hand-roasted coffee from Hawaii & beyond, plus a bakery and art exhibits. Be sure to snag a spot on the porch and enjoy your beverage!
In the trendy neighborhood of Kakaako in Honolulu sits boutique coffee sport, Arvo. An Australian inspired-cafe, you can wet your palate with an assortment of toasts and specialty brew. Be sure to try out their famed Unicorn Latte!
When a coffee lover turned brew master collide, you get Local Joe. Using all locally-sourced products for both coffee and baked goods, it's the only spot in the islands that offers Coffee Ripples—the ability to put any image of your choosing in your coffee foam.
A historical sugar refinery turned farm and shop, the Waialua Sugar Mill is also home to delicious locally-grown coffee. Be sure to take the brief coffee tour and learn how the cup you're sipping on is brewed! This hidden hotspot can be a bit tricky to find, so be sure to have a map handy when traveling.
Open seven days a week, Grandma's Coffee House is a can't miss in Upcountry. A cozy café vibe with a scenic deck and organic coffee made from local, house-roasted beans make this the perfect pit stop for caffeine...and snacks!
You can't miss this neon building in the heart of Kapaa— and that's a good thing! A counter-service coffeehouse that serves a variety of light fare in a space adorned with local art, Java Kai is a staple on the strip. Be sure to snag one of their iced mac nut lattes!
You get the tour, the tasting and a cup of brew at this picturesque stop. Ka‘u district's hillside coffee plantation offers locally grown & roasted java and the quality is second to none. It's a serious farm-to-cup experience!
If a brief history lesson is what you seek, be sure to check out Greenwell Farms. This beautiful coffee farm, established in 1850, offers a historic store & free tours with no reservations required. Don't forget to grab a cup of famed Kona coffee before you go! - Facebook
A chain across multiple islands, Island Vintage Coffee is a go-to for many because of their quality 100 percent Kona coffee. Their Island Latte and Hawaiian Honey Latte, made from locally sourced Big Island Honey, are a special treat for the taste buds!