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Old Hawaii

A fun stop along the Mamalahoa Highway. Great gifts in a preserved old general store. Snacks and... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Rose-Marie G
Holualoa, Hawaii
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3rd time here

This is our 3rd trip to seek out this Sweet Store. Brought my sis & friend and they thought it had... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Nada D
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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78-7010 Mamalahoa Hwy, Holualoa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96725-9742
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

A fun stop along the Mamalahoa Highway. Great gifts in a preserved old general store. Snacks and coffee along the scenic route.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rose-Marie G
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is our 3rd trip to seek out this Sweet Store. Brought my sis & friend and they thought it had alot of Charm. We have purchased our 2nd batch of cookies from Thea as well as Ice Cream bars, sitting on the porch watching...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Nada D
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Stopped by two times for coffee and Thea brewed a new pot for us. So sweet. Bought our Macadamia nuts for home and chocolate covered Mac nuts and toffee for evening dessert. Lot's of history and just a great place to hang and chat. -...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Loved learning about the history of this general store. Great viewing deck from the back to sip your cold drink in the mauka (mountain) breeze.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Oh this little place is so precious! Not a ton of groceries, but they have some. It is kind of a museum, lunch spot and small grocery store all rolled into one. Parking is on the road out front in Holualoa area. If you want...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped by this place as we meandered around the highway near Holualua. Friendly staff. Some nice, typical Hawaiian items for sale, including their own brand of kona coffee. Retro tshirts , postcards, and an upstairs full of items from the past. Did not sample the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Make a stop at this wonderful little store above the main highway. You will find all sorts of neat and delicious items, fill your grocery needs, and learn the history of the original owner (established 1919) in photos and exhibits. Hopefully you will meet the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank sparkinator99
Reviewed 4 April 2017

While visiting various coffee farms came across this wonderful general store from a bygone era. The owners bought the building and it came with many items, from long ago, now on display but not for sale. They do have Hawaiian made items that can be...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Barry D
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by this quaint general store that is almost 100 years old! It's amazing what they have in that store... Oh and they make and sell home made cookies! The coconut macaroons melt in your mouth! It's a neat store to browse around and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank csabol
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I'm so glad we ventured off the main highway to visit this store. They had a lot of locally made items that you wouldn't find anywhere else. The woman working there was so friendly and told us a lot of history about the store and...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Becky C
26 March 2018|
Response from Rose-Marie G | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if has completely closed yet. I had heard they were selling the contents.