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Daylight Mind Coffee Company

75-5770 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1782
+1 808-339-7824
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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07:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Hawaiian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
75-5770 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1782
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

At first glance, this looks like another tourist trap tucked into a shopping center with a “Bubba Gumps” attached, and lots of signs advertising “guided zip line paddle boat tours” for only $500 per person. We first walked back into what seemed like a restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ahbilly
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We made 2 trips here during our stay. The first visit was lunch and cocktails...great mango margarita and a very generous pour of merlot. Our second visit was the Tuesday happy hour til close... we enjoyed the pokè tacos and multiple cocktails...great value and delicious....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank StephC1392
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is not often that one receives the highest form of customer service, and we had that yesterday at Daylight Mind. We came for brunch on Wednesday, and had had some some dislikes with our order. Being local, we adore the fantastic view, super friendly,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jacqueline J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our grandson was married in this wonderful place. The food was fantastic, staff extremely helpful and friendly. A must stop to eat and enjoy the view.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank JimM1146
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to meet old or new friends. Watched some great sunsets from the balcony. Sunday breakfast brunch with some new friends was so much fun after Ironman. Loved how you could make your own healthy eggs Benedict with fresh Kona guacamole, spinach and tomatoes....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank hrs314
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Met up with the family for a late midday snack at the Daylight Mind Coffee Company. Surprised to enter the restuarant through a myriade of stuff cluttering the access way, as if walking in through a warehouse. My better half had been waiting 25 minutes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank PaulH1961
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Daylight Mind provided the best coffee we tried in Kona. The location offers beautiful views onto the water. We also came for breakfast one morning and it was very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank melbvictory
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Another great place to eat - love their breakfast selections Another nice location for enjoying your meal while listening to the waves crash onto the beach. GOOD PLACE TO BE IN THE EVENINGS TO SIT AND WATCH THE SUN SET WITH A COLS BREW IN...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank peters739
Reviewed 7 October 2018

After 24 hours, it's clear we were not part of a hidden camera television show last night. The food was poor, especially given the price, and the service was laughably bad - and that's coming from a Brit. Having read previous reviews, this restaurant must...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank thebadger1991
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Almost empty restaurant spoke volumes. The service was slow but the waiter enthusiastic. Food was extremely disappointing. Three of us had the chicken dish. The grilled chicken was passable but not spicy as described. It was served in a congealed sauce - supposed to be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank triathletetraveller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$36
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5770 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1782 (Formerly Daylight mind coffee company)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-339-7824
  • E-mail
Daylight Mind is a Restaurant, Coffee House, Bakery, Roaster and Coffee School located in the heart of Kona. Visit this premier oceanside location to be served locally sourced, fresh food, and to experience extraordinary coffees roasted in our shop! If you are looking for an amazing meal or to discover the world of coffee, we invite you to our beautiful, two-story loft to learn, explore, relax and enjoy!
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