The Best Food in Waikiki, Honolulu on Oahu
New Japanese izakaya-style restaurant serving only locally sourced ingredients is located less than one block from Shoreline Hotel Waikiki. Did we mention they have a full sake bar?
Looking for an elegant and innovative dining experience in Waikiki? PARIS.HAWAII’s specialty is contemporary French cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients. Always fresh and always unique, they meld together tropical flavors with the elegance of classic French techniques.
Enjoy local Hawaiian cuisine and a wide variety of dishes using local ingredients at this casual cafe that’s also open late. We recommend the popular “Premium Kobe Style Beef Loco Moco”!
GOOFY CAFÉ + DINE
Easygoing eatery serving Hawaiian cuisine in breezy, surfer-themed cafe.
PAʻIA FISH MARKET
Paʻia Fish Market, an iconic Maui restaurant, recently opened a location in Waikiki! With huge portions of fresh fish dishes, Paʻia supports local fisherman and depend on their daily fresh catch!
Island Vintage not only serves the finest gourmet 100% Kona coffee for coffee lovers, but also fresh takes on local food with a nod to Hawai‘i’s culinary history.
For those with pure food indulgence in mind, satisfy your desires with Basalt’s ever-changing internationally and seasonally inspired dishes.
BUHO COCINA & CANTINA
Located at the Waikiki Business Plaza, this modern rooftop mexican-style restaurant with an open-air bar brings the flavors of Mexico to Hawaii! Try the ceviche, tacos, Wagyu Beef Nachos, churros and their selection of margaritas!
Sky Waikiki is an open-air lounge atop a 19-story building at the Waikiki Business Plaza with almost 360 degree views of Waikiki! Stop by for happy hour and tapas – after 10:00pm, the venue turns into a nightclub.
A beloved addition to Chinatown, Lucky Belly is a small restaurant offers a fusion of Asian cuisine. Known for its creative menu items and ramen bowls, it’s a must for those looking for a unique fare in a vibrant atmosphere. The restaurant offers late-night take at “The Window”!
Town, a dinner-only restaurant located in the hip Kaimuki neighborhood, serves innovative New American and Italian dishes made with local, organic ingredients in a modern atmosphere.
12TH AVE GRILL
Open daily for dinner, this contemporary restaurant serves a Hawaiian-influenced menu using local ingredients and boasts a great cocktail & wine menu.
As the world’s largest Japanese udon noodle chain with more than 1,000 locations worldwide, the artisan Japanese Sanuki Udon is freshly made to order in front of you! The popular restaurant also offers other assorted Japanese items such as a variety of tempura and musubi!
MUSUBI & BENTO IYASUME
Small kitchen cafe offering a variety of delicious, quick Japanese eats – choose from a variety of Spam Musubi, Bento boxes, rice bowls and other snacks!
UNCLE BO’S PUPU BAR
A hidden gem – enjoy the flavors of Hawaii at this modern, casual restaurant. Try the Seafood Trap and the Bo’s Big Nachos (made with wontons and kalua pork)!
DIAMOND HEAD MARKET & GRILL
Perfect for a grab-and-go for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Try their tasty signature scones (some of the best on the island) and their selection of goods from the bakery.