Honolulu and Oahu Restaurants


Honolulu and Oahu Restaurants

Restaurants Overview
Name Price/
53 by the Sea
Housed in a McVilla aimed at attracting a...
$$$$ Contemporary Kakaako
Step inside this tiny sushi bar tucked behind the...
$$ Japanese Ala Moana
Ama Ama
There's nothing Mickey Mouse about the food at...
$$$$ American: Modern Hawaiian West (Leeward) Oahu
Arancino di Mare
Arancino offers fresh seafood, hand-trimmed beef,...
$$ Italian Waikiki
Bac Nam
Tam and Kimmy Huynh's menu is much more extensive...
$ Vietnamese Ala Moana
Bali Steak & Seafood
This many-windowed, multilevel room takes...

$$$$ Steakhouse Waikiki
Big City Diner
Part of a local chain of retro diners, Big City...
$ American Ala Moana
Big City Diner
This outlet of the popular retro diner chain has...
$ American Windward Oahu
BLT Steak
Although celebrity chef Laurent Tourondel ended...
$$$$ Steakhouse Waikiki
Boots & Kimo's Homestyle Kitchen
Sometimes you have to wait an hour for a table...
$ American Windward Oahu
Buzz's Original Steakhouse
Virtually unchanged since it opened in 1967, this...
$$$ Steakhouse Windward Oahu
Cactus Bistro
John Memering brought a whole new flavor...
$$ Latin American Windward Oahu
Chart House Waikiki
Enjoy the sunset views over the yacht harbor as...

$$$$ American Waikiki
Cholo's Homestyle Mexican
There are a few places on the North Shore that...
$ Mexican North Shore Oahu
Dixie Grill
Casual and family-friendly, the Dixie Grill, just...
$ American Central Oahu
dk Steakhouse
Honolulu has its share of national chain...
$$$$ Steakhouse Waikiki
Doraku Sushi
From entrepreneur Kevin Aoki, son of Benihana...
$$ Japanese Waikiki
Duke's Canoe Club
Locals often take visiting friends and family...
$$$ American Waikiki
Greens and Vines
Honolulu's only raw-food restaurant was an...
$ Vegetarian Ala Moana
Haleiwa Joe's Haiku Gardens
Like its more famous sister location on the North...
$$ American Windward Oahu
Haleiwa Joe's Seafood Grill
After the long drive to the North Shore, it's a...
$$ American North Shore Oahu
Hank's Haute Dogs
Owner Henry "Hank" Adaniya is the restaurateur...
$ Hot Dog Kakaako
Hau Tree Lanai
The vine-like hau tree is ideal for sitting...

$$$$ American Waikiki
Heeia Pier General Store and Deli
This shack at the end of Heeia Pier serves...
$ American: Hawaiian Windward Oahu
Hiroshi Eurasion Tapas
Founding chef Hiroshi Fukui is no longer with the...
$$$ Asian: Asian Fusion Ala Moana
Honolulu Museum of Art Cafe
The Honolulu Museum of Art's cool courtyards and...
$ American Downtown Honolulu
Hula Grill
The placid younger sister of boisterous Duke's,...

$$ American: Hawaiian Waikiki
Hy's Steak House
If the Rat Pack reconvened for big steaks and a...

$$$$ Steakhouse Waikiki
Il Lupino Trattoria & Wine Bar
Il Lupino doesn't reinvent Italian cuisine...
$$$ Italian Waikiki
India Cafe
At this warm, welcoming takeout storefront...
$ Indian Windward Oahu
The trendy, spendy Japengo may set your bankroll...

$$$$ Asian: Modern Asian Waikiki
Kai Market
A buffet in a giant resort hotel might send some...
$$$$ Eclectic Waikiki
At this anti-mom-and-pop Japanese restaurant,...
$ Japanese Waikiki
Kakaako Kitchen
Russell Siu was the first of the local-boy fine...
$ American: Modern Hawaiian Kakaako
Kalapawai Cafe & Deli
Chef Jason Iwane, born and raised in Kailua,...
$$ Eclectic Windward Oahu
Keo's in Waikiki
Many Islanders—and many Hollywood stars—have...
$$ Thai Waikiki
Kua Aina Sandwich
This North Shore spot has gone from funky burger...
$ Burger North Shore Oahu
La Mer
Looking out on its namesake, La Mer is the...

$$$$ French Waikiki
Legend Seafood Restaurant
Do as the locals do: start your visit to...
$ Chinese Chinatown
Little Village Noodle House
Unassuming and budget-friendly, Little Village...
$ Chinese Chinatown
Lucky Belly
At Honolulu's answer to New York's Momofuku...
$ Asian Chinatown
Makahiki—The Bounty of the Islands
The buffet restaurant at Disney's Aulani resort...
$$$$ American: Hawaiian West (Leeward) Oahu
Yes, the popovers and the wee cups of bouillon...

$$$ Asian Ala Moana
Mei Sum Chinese Dim Sum Restaurant
In contrast to the sprawling, noisy halls in...
$ Chinese Chinatown
Michel's at the Colony Surf
Consistently voted "most romantic restaurant" in...

$$$$ French Waikiki
Iron Chef Masahara Morimoto of Food Network...

$$$$ Japanese Waikiki
Murphy's Bar & Grill
Located in the heart of the financial district,...
$ American Downtown Honolulu
Nobu Waikiki remains a magnet for visiting...

$$$ Japanese: Japanese Fusion Waikiki
Ocean House Restaurant
Guests are greeted on the front porch at this...

$$$ Seafood Waikiki
Ola at Turtle Bay Resort
In a rustic-beam-and-concrete-floor pavilion...

$$$ American: Modern Hawaiian North Shore Oahu
Opal Thai Food
When you go on your big adventure to the North...
$ Thai North Shore Oahu
Perched along the seawall at historic Gray's...

$$$$ Seafood Waikiki
Pah Ke's Chinese Restaurant
If you happen to be on the Windward Side at...
$$ Chinese Windward Oahu
Panya Bistro
The newest location of this local chainlet is an...
$$ Eclectic Kakaako
The Pig and the Lady
After making waves as sous chef at Chef Mavro,...
$$ Asian: Modern Asian Chinatown
The Pineapple Room by Alan Wong
For some people, this restaurant is the only...

$$$ American: Modern Hawaiian Ala Moana
The beautifully blistered pies are cooked in a...
$$ Pizza Windward Oahu
Prince Court
This restaurant overlooking Ala Wai Yacht...

$$$$ Eclectic Waikiki
Roy Yamaguchi is one of the 12 founding chefs of...
$$$ American: Modern Hawaiian Southeast Oahu
Royal Garden
Royal Garden is one of the best dim sum spots in...
$$ Chinese Ala Moana
Rumfire Waikiki
Cocktails, bite-size shareable plates, and...
$$ Asian: Asian Fusion Waikiki
Ryan's Grill at Ward Centre
An all-purpose food and drink emporium, lively...
$ American Kakaako
Sarento's Top of the "I"
Among restaurants with the best views in...

$$$$ Italian Waikiki
With a soaring ceiling, crazy red mobile...
$$ Japanese Ala Moana
Side Street Inn on Da Strip
The original Hopaka Street pub is famous as the...

$$ Eclectic Waikiki
Singha Thai Cuisine
Chai and Joy Chaowasaree's devotion to their...
$$ Thai Waikiki
The largest Korean restaurant in the city, this...
$$ Korean Ala Moana
On the ground floor of a glass-sheathed...
$$ Eclectic Ala Moana
Honolulu has its share of Japanese-owned Italian...

$$$$ Italian Waikiki
Ted's Bakery
Sunburned tourists and salty surfers rub...
$ American North Shore Oahu
Teddy's Bigger Burgers
Modeled after 1950s diners, this local franchise...
$ Burger Waikiki
Tiki's Grill and Bar
On the second floor of a busy hotel, Tiki's is...

$$$ American: Modern Hawaiian Waikiki
To Chau
Wonder why people are standing in line on River...
$ Vietnamese Chinatown
Todai Restaurant Waikiki
Budget-minded locals, visitors, and students...
$$$ Japanese: Sushi Waikiki
Top of Waikiki
The three-tiered, revolving Top of Waikiki has...
$$$$ American: Modern American Waikiki
Uncle Clay's House of Pure Aloha
Located in a strip mall in the residential...
$ American: Hawaiian Southeast Oahu
Island oenophiles make a beeline for this wine...
$$ Wine Bar Downtown Honolulu
Vintage Cave Honolulu
The opening of Vintage Cave Honolulu in December...
$$$$ Contemporary Ala Moana
Wailana Coffee House
Coffee shops are a dying breed in Honolulu, but...
$ American Waikiki
Wolfgang's Steak House
Sequestered in an upscale Waikiki mall, this...

$$$$ Steakhouse Waikiki
Yanagi Sushi
One of relatively few restaurants to serve the...
$$ Japanese Downtown Honolulu


Trip Finder

Fodor's Hawaii 2015

View Details
Mobile Apps

Fodor's City Guides

Download Now
Travel Deals