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Food and restaurants in Hawaii

Top restaurants

Hawaiian Restaurant
“No trip is complete without dining at Duke's. Dinner and drinks here is an amazing way to end a day on the beach. They have a great breakfast buffet too!”
  • 101 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“It is almost a must try spot. Excellent drinks, appetizers, anything!!!! Beatiful location. Call in early or before arrival for reservations, lunch or dinner.. Sit at a table or at the bar :)”
  • 125 locals recommend
Bar
“This is one of my absolute favorite places in Waikiki for it's location right on the water. Enjoy sweeping panoramic views of Diamond Head and the Pacific Ocean. Unwind with a cocktail on the outdoor patio and watch the surfers while the waves splash up against the rock sea wall just inches from you providing you with a fresh breeze and ocean mist.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Lounge
“Open-air lounge atop a 19-story building featuring happy hour, light bites & a nightclub after 10pm.”
  • 51 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Especially great deals at lunchtime and not too busy can get busy in the evenings. ”
  • 68 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Famous for their pies, but they also have awesome plate lunches! Our favorite is the Garlic Shrimp plate (comes with a free slice of pie!) or the Crab and Bacon Sandwich. ”
  • 88 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Fine dining in Pahoa would be at Kaleo's. We try something different here and have never been disappointed. ”
  • 107 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Casual, beachy decor sets the tone at this kitschy eatery for island-inspired chow & fruity drinks.”
  • 75 locals recommend

Cafes

American Restaurant
“Especially great deals at lunchtime and not too busy can get busy in the evenings. ”
  • 68 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Famous for their pies, but they also have awesome plate lunches! Our favorite is the Garlic Shrimp plate (comes with a free slice of pie!) or the Crab and Bacon Sandwich. ”
  • 88 locals recommend
Café
“Uncle Robert's in Kalapana on Wednesday night is a festive gathering with music, a bar, food vendors, entertainment, a farmer's market and much more. Wednesday nights from 5PM - 9PM.”
  • 98 locals recommend
Restaurant
“3.3 miles South. $2.00 taco Tuesday! Moose McGillycuddys is connected (2 for 1 breakfast coupons in magazines)”
  • 33 locals recommend
Café
“Kihei Café – Best Breakfast/Brunch. The line is long but moves fast. Huge portions and great quality too. Watch out for the roosters and chickens who are harmless but run around the outdoor seating near your feet.”
  • 66 locals recommend
Bakery
“great little open air bakery, coffee, smoothies, sandwiches and baked goods. ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“The menu is fun food that has a fusion of local favorites with US classics too. Gotta see it to believe it. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
Café
“There are actually two Kailua locations. One on the North end of Kailua Beach Park and the other in Kailua Town just as you enter Kailua from the Pali Highway on the North side of the road. They have the best muffins I have ever tasted! Get them before your excursions. The burgers are excellent.”
  • 47 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Famous Portuguese malasadas bakery. Many flavors available (custard, haupia, chocolate etc.) but my favorite is still the original sugar coated malasadas. Finger-licking good!”
  • 85 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Famous for their pies, but they also have awesome plate lunches! Our favorite is the Garlic Shrimp plate (comes with a free slice of pie!) or the Crab and Bacon Sandwich. ”
  • 88 locals recommend
Bakery
“great little open air bakery, coffee, smoothies, sandwiches and baked goods. ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Diner
“Great place to pick up some sweets or stop in for breakfast at anytime of the day or night (they're open 24 hours!). Their coco puffs are their specialty, and the poi mochi donuts are fantastic!”
  • 43 locals recommend
Café
“There are actually two Kailua locations. One on the North end of Kailua Beach Park and the other in Kailua Town just as you enter Kailua from the Pali Highway on the North side of the road. They have the best muffins I have ever tasted! Get them before your excursions. The burgers are excellent.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Great coffee, bowls, pastries, and hot breakfast sandwiches. Hip local vibe. Check out the attached clothing boutique, too”
  • 27 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Another great coffee shop with specialty baked goods to die for! Just go give it a try! Vegan options as well.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bakery
“Fabulous Bread and a great restaurant. A perfect stop on the south side when driving around the island. ”
  • 59 locals recommend
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